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Garbage’s ‘Not Your Kind of People’ available on iTunes

By Patrick Luce May 15, 2012, 18:01 GMT

Garbage’s ‘Not Your Kind of People’ available on iTunes

Garbage is back with a new studio album and tour. @Photo provided by BB Gun Press.

Garbage’s new studio album ‘Not Your Kind of People is now available for one week exclusively on the iTunes Store. The album will have its official release everywhere on May 22nd.

‘Not Your Kind of People’ is the band’s first studio album in seven years. Garbage is currently on the road enjoying sold out shows all around the world. They are set to return to the U.S. on May 18th for a live performance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.

After forming in Madison, WI, Garbage released their self-titled debut album in 1995 and rode a wave of visually arresting, female-fronted alternative rock bands.  The album spawned the hit singles "Stupid Girl" and "Only Happy When It Rains" and was certified double platinum in Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. 

The band won the Breakthrough Artist Award at the 1996 MTV Europe Music Awards, and was nominated for the Best New Artist Grammy Award. Their second album, ‘Version 2.0,’ was released in 1998 and topped the charts in the United Kingdom. 

It was nominated for two Grammy Awards including Album of the Year and Best Rock Album.  2001's ‘Beautiful Garbage’ was named one of Rolling Stone Magazine's Top 10 Albums Of The Year.  In 2005, Garbage released ‘Bleed Like Me,’ earning the band its highest chart position with a No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart.

In 2007, the band released a retrospective collection called ‘Absolute Garbage.’ Garbage has sold more than 12 million albums worldwide. They have performed in over thirty-five countries and will tour extensively worldwide in support of this new release.


Garbage 2012 Tour Dates include:

MAY

16th   Paris, France           Olympia - SOLD OUT
22nd   New York, NY            Webster Hall - SOLD OUT
23rd   Washington, DC          930 Club - SOLD OUT
25th   Atlantic City, NJ       House of Blues
26th   Boston, MA              Paradise Rock Club - SOLD OUT
28th   Toronto, ONT            Phoenix Concert Theatre - SOLD OUT

JUNE

1st   Santa Barbara, CA       KJEE Summer Round Up, Santa Barbara Bowl
2nd   Mountain View, CA       Live 105 BFD, Shoreline Ampitheater
3rd   San Diego, CA           91x X-Fest
9th   Warsaw, Poland          Orange Warsaw Festival
11th  Samara, Russia          Rock on Volga Festival
12th  Odessa, Ukraine         Prosto Rock Festival
16th  Hultsfred, Sweden       Hultsfred Festival
17th  Aarhus, Denmark         Northside Festival
19th  Amsterdamn, Holland     Melkweg Max
22nd  Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany Southside Festival
23rd  Scheessel, Germany      Hurricane Festival, Red Stage
24th  Paris, France           Solidays Festival
27th  Luxemburg               Rockhal
28th  Werchter, Belgium       Rock Werchter, Pyramid Marquee
29th  Arras, France           Main Square Festival

JULY

1st  London, UK            Brixton Academy
2nd  Wolverhampton, UK     Civic Hall
3rd  Manchester, UK        Manchester Academy
4th  Glasgow, UK           Barrowlands
6th  Bucharest, Romania    B'Estfest
8th  Herouville St Clair, France      Festival Beauregard
11th Vigevano, Italy       10 Giorni Suoanti Festival
12th Rome, Italy           Fiesta Campanelle Roma Rock
14th Bilbao, Spain         BBK Live Festival
15th Aix-les-Bains, France Musilac Festival
17th Arles, France         Les Escales du Cargo Festival
19th Oporto, Portugal      Mares Vivas Festival
21st Nyon, Switzerland     Paleo Festival

AUGUST 

4th Montreal, QUE  Osheaga Festival
11th Omaha, NE     Maha Festival, Stinson Park
18th Osaka, Japan  Summer Sonic Festival  
19th Tokyo, Japan  Summer Sonic Festival

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