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Bon Iver announces 10th anniversary performance of For Emma, Forever Ago

on October 30, 2017, 11:18am

Next year marks the 10th anniversary of Bon Iver’s revered debut, For Emma, Forever Ago, and Justin Vernon is celebrating in a big way. On February 17th, Vernon will stage a full performance of the album at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

This one-off event, dubbed For Emma, Ten Year, is billed as “a singular experience of Bon Iver’s work – a unique presentation of For Emma, Forever Ago’s remarkable sound that continues to captivate listeners to this day.” For the performance, Vernon will be joined on stage by a number of musical guests — both old and new.

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A ticket pre-sale for members of Bon Iver’s fan club is set for Tuesday, October 31st, with a public onsale following Friday, November 3rd.

In the lead-up to the concert, a a limited-edition reissue of For Emma, Forever Ago will be released on CD and LP. Set for release on February 16th through Jagjaguwar, the reissue includes new artwork and a reflective, in-depth essay written by longtime Bon Iver friend and collaborator, Trever Hagen.

For Emma, Forever Ago Reissue Artwork:

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The 10th anniversary performance is just one of many Bon Iver concerts scheduled for the coming months. They come in support of the band’s 2016 LP, 22, A Million.

Bon Iver 2017-2018 Tour Dates:
10/31 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
11/01 – Louisville, KY @ Louisville Palace
11/03 – Charlottesville, VA @ Sprint Pavilion
11/04 – Ashville, NC @ Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
11/05 – Ashville, NC @ Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
11/06 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
11/08 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC Concert Hall
11/09 – Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre
11/10 – St. Augustine, FL @ St. Augustine Amphitheatre
11/12 – Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Performing Arts Center
11/13 – Durham, NC @ Durham Performing Arts Center
11/14 – Durham, NC @ Durham Performing Arts Center
12/01 – Washington, DC @ The Anthem
12/03 – Richmond, VA @ The National
12/04 – Norfolk, VA @ The NorVa
12/06 – Northampton, MA @ Calvin Theatre
12/07 – Providence, RI @ The Vet’s
12/08 – Portland, ME @ State Theatre
01/20 – Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater
01/21 – Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater
01/23 – Dallas, TX @ Bomb Factory
01/27 – Monterrey, MX @ Auditorio Citibanamex
01/28 – Mexico City, MX @ Pepsi Center WTC
02/17 – Milwaukee, WI @ BMO Harris Bradley Center ^
02/21 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
02/22 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
02/25 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
02/26 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
02/27 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
03/02 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
03/04 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
03/05 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo
04/19-21 – St. Paul, MN @ The Palace Theatre *

^ = 10th anniversary performance of For Emma, Forever Ago
* = Liquid Music presents TU Dance and Bon Iver

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