La Roux’s North American Summer Tour Includes Dates Opening for New Order

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Synth-pop darlings La Roux — Elly Jackson and Ben Langmaid — known for their massive breakthrough single “Bulletproof” will embark on a North American tour beginning June 1 at Danforth Music Hall in Toronto. The tour will include supporting dance-music legends New Order on two dates and an appearance at Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City on June 6. While there’s no official word yet on the follow-up to the duo’s 2009 self-title debut album, Tim Jonze, a music columnist for The Guardian, tweeted on March 21 that he had heard La Roux’s new album and that it’s “bloody brilliant.”
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