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Watch: Conor Oberst performs with Dawes on Fallon

on May 20, 2014, 8:21am

Conor Oberst appeared on Monday night’s episode of The Tonight Show in support of his newly released album, Upside Down Mountain. While most bands perform with The Roots when they visit Fallon, the Bright Eyes mastermind brought his own backing band, Los Angeles folk-rockers Dawes, who accompanied him for “Zigzagging Toward the Light”.

Oberst also sat down for a backstage interview during which he discussed his first concert.

(Read: Top 10 Conor Oberst Songs)

Oberst is currently on a massive tour across North America and Europe. Consult his full itinerary, which includes festival sets at 80/35 FestivalNewport Folk Festival, and Way Out West.

“Zigzagging Toward the Light”:

Interview:

Conor Oberst 2014 Tour Dates:
05/20 – Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade NYC
05/21 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer *
05/22 – Westbury, NY @ The Space at Westbury *
05/23 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club *
05/24 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club *
05/25 – Munhall, PA @ Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead *
05/27 – Cincinnati, OH @ Taft Theatre *
05/29 – Chicago, IL @ Metro *
05/30 – Chicago, IL @ Metro *
05/31 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theater *
06/01 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
06/02 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
06/04 – Omaha, NE @ Sokol Auditorium *
06/05 – Columbia, MO @ The Blue Note *
06/06 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium *
06/07 – Lexington, KY @ Buster’s *
07/02 – Kansas CIty, MO @ Crossroads KC *
07/03 – Lawrence, KS @ The Bottleneck *
07/04 – Des Moines, IA @ 80/35 Festival
07/08 – Manchester, UK @ Cathedral *
07/09 – London, UK @ KOKO *
07/11 – Bilbao, ES @ Bilbao BBK Live *
07/12 – Aix les Bains, FR @ Musilac Festival *
07/13 – Brugge, BE @ Cactusfestival *
07/14 – Nijmegen, NL @ Valkhof Festival *
07/15 – Amsterdam, NL @ Paradiso *
07/17 – Berne, CH @ Gurten Festival *
07/18 – London, UK @ KOKO *
07/19 – Southwold, UK @ Latitude Festival *
07/20 – Dublin, IE @ Longitude Festival *
07/21 – Glasgow, UK @ ABC *
07/27 – Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
07/29 – New York, NY @ SummerStage *
07/31 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Meijer Gardens Amphitheatre *
08/01 – Cooperstown, NY @ Brewery Ommegang *
08/05 – Aarhus, DK @ Train *
08/06 – Copenhagen, DK @ Amager Bio *
08/07-09 – Gothenburg, SE @ Way Out West
08/11 – Hamburg, DE @ Fabrik *
08/12 – Berlin, DE @ Postbahnhof *
08/13 – St. Polten, AT @ Frequency Festival *
08/14 – Vienna, AT @ Vienna Arena *
08/16 – Munich, DE @ Freiheiz *
08/17 – Cologne, DE @ Gloria *
09/14 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre
09/16 – Boulder, CO @ Boulder Theater
09/18 – Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s
09/19 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
09/20 – Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheatre
09/21 – Dallas, TX @ AT&T Performing Arts Center
09/23 – Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre
09/27 – Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
09/28 – Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
09/30 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market
10/01 – Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
10/05 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre #

* = w/ Dawes
# = w/ John Prine

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