Destroyer Wins Best Video of 2011 Award With “Kaputt”

This video really has something for everything. Flying whales, sexy 80s babes, nerds, and the desert.

The band’s new album comes out on my birthday later this month. Keep reading for tour dates.

“An 8-piece Destroyer orchestra will tour the US and Canada in support of the album beginning in March 2011.”

03-17 Vancouver, British Columbia – The Commodore Ballroom #
03-18 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile #
03-19 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge #
03-21 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall #
03-22 Los Angeles, CA – Troubadour #
03-23 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress #
03-25 Austin, TX – The Mohawk #
03-26 Dallas, TX – The Loft #
03-27 Little Rock, AR – Sticky Fingers Chicken Shack #
03-28 St Louis, MO – The Luminary Center for the Arts #
03-29 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall #
03-30 Pontiac, MI – The Pike Room at the Crofoot #
03-31 Toronto, Ontario – Lee’s Palace #
04-01 Montreal, Quebec – La Cabaret du Mile End #
04-02 Cambridge, MA – Middle East Downstairs #
04-03 New York, NY – Webster Hall #
04-04 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church #
04-05 Washington, DC – Black Cat #
04-06 Asheville, NC – Grey Eagle #
04-07 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle #
04-08 Atlanta, GA – The Earl #
04-09 Nashville, TN – Mercy Lounge #
04-11 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon #
04-12 Minneapolis, MN – Cedar Cultural Centre #
04-13 Winnipeg, Manitoba – West End Cultural Center #
04-15 Edmonton, Alberta – Starlite Room #
04-16 Calgary, Alberta – #1 Royal Canadian Legion #

# with The War on Drugs
(dates via Pitchfork)