Canadian rockers Arkells are excited to return to the US for a 4-week tour with Lights. Beginning October 23rd in Seattle, WA, Arkells will hit the road and continue to win over music fans with a sound Esquire Magazine, Alternative Press, Nylon and Paste Magazine spotlight as an impressive "combination of crunchy rock guitars and an unabashed love for Hall & Oates pop melodies."

New song "On Paper," one of the ten impressive tracks on the band's new album 'Michigan Left' helped win the band another Juno award - this time for "Group Of The Year."

Watch the "On Paper" video on Pure Volume here.

Arkells had a busy summer. The band embarked on a three-month US tour before captivating concertgoers with stage stealing performances at festivals such as the Osheaga Festival (where the band drew one of the festivals biggest audiences).

Arkells continue to encourage the online world with another exciting viral release. This time it's the band's cover of Frank Ocean's "Thinkin Bout You" - http://soundcloud.com/arkells/arkells-thinkin-bout-you-frank

Watch and listen to the band's collection of online exclusives that has captivated listeners worldwide - http://www.youtube.com/arkellsofficial

Tour Dates (more to be announced):

October 23 Neumo's Seattle, WA
October 24 Backspace Portland, OR
October 26 Great American Music Hall San Francisco, CA
October 27 Soma San Diego, CA
October 28 The Fonda Theatre Los Angeles, CA
October 31 Nile Theatre Mesa, AZ
November 2 The Complex- The Grand Salt Lake City, UT
November 3 The Summit Music Hall Denver, CO
November 4 Launchpad Albuquerque, NM
November 6 The Parish Austin, TX
November 7 Granada Theatre Dallas, TX
November 9 Blue Note Columbia, MO
November 10 Wooly's Des Moines, IA
November 11 House Of Blues Chicago, IL
November 13 Frankie's Toledo, OH
November 14 20th Century Theatre Cincinnati, OH
November 16 The Auricle Canton, OH
November 17 Mr. Small's Theatre Pittsburgh, PA
November 18 9:30 Club Washington, DC
November 20 Theatre of the Living Arts Philadelphia, PA
November 21 Middle East Downstairs Cambridge, MA