Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff bringing his childhood bedroom on tour

Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff bringing his childhood bedroom on tour 

Posted: 8:29 am Friday, May 19th, 2017

By Sam

Bleachers release their new album Gone Now June 2nd, kick off a tour tomorrow (5/20) and TODAY I was lucky enough to get Jack Antonoff on the phone for an interview!

We covered everything from his working relationship with Lorde, his feelings on the loss of Chris Cornell and about what it has been like taking his childhood bedroom on tour.

Listen now!

Here’s a little more detail on his mobile bedroom trailer. Jack lived at home in this New Jersey bedroom until he was 27 and it is the place where he discovered his love of music and went on to write and record dozens and dozens of songs. He has carefully dismantled and recreated his bedroom inside of a trailer that will join them on tour and as he explained on twitter  “i write & record records in my bedroom. my work truly comes from this space in new jersey. i want people to hear gone now in this room”. Yes! That means fans will get to explore the bedroom while listening to Gone Now. Genius. He explained to me that he was unsure how it would be received but after it’s debut in New York where fans actually came to tears listening to the album inside, he knew it was perfect.

Here is the full statement from Antonoff on ‘why i did this’ #jacksroom.

Here are the tour dates!

May 20 Hollywood Casino Ampitheatre Chicago, ILTickets
May 21 Slowdown Omaha, NETickets
May 23 Rawkus Colorado Springs, COTickets
May 24 Gallivan Center Salt Lake City, UTTickets
May 25 Crystal Ballroom Portland, ORTickets
May 27 The Gorge Amphitheatre George, WATickets
Jun 02 Randalls Island New York, NYTickets
Jun 11 BB&T Pavilion Camden, NJTickets
Jun 13 The National Richmond, VATickets
Jun 14 The Underground Charlotte, NCTickets
Jun 16 Express Live! Columbus, OHTickets
Jun 18 The Woodlands Dover, DETickets
Jun 20 The Sinclair Cambridge, MASOLD OUT
Jun 21 Anthology Rochester, NYTickets
Jun 23 Rams Head Live! Baltimore, MDTickets
Jun 24 NXNE @ Port Lands Toronto Toronto, CanadaTickets
Jun 25 St. Andrews Hall Detroit, MITickets
Jun 27 Deluxe @ Old National Center Indianapolis, INTickets
Jun 28 Delmar Hall Saint Louis, MOTickets
Jun 30 Kansas City Live! Kansas City, MOTickets
Jul 01 Summerfest Milwaukee, WITickets
Jul 02 Cabooze Outdoor Plaza Minneapolis, MNTickets
Jul 05 Bush Hall London, United KingdomSOLD OUT
Aug 11 Outside Lands Festival San Francisco, CATickets
Aug 12 Outside Lands Festival San Francisco, CATickets
Aug 13 Outside Lands Festival San Francisco, CA
Yeah I know, no Tampa dates right now. 😦