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Swans announce European tour dates

All throughout 2016, captain Michael Gira and the brave members of Swans have been doing an excellent job of slowly but surely making quite the rigmarole out of the band's last hurrah in its present incarnation, following the release of this year's epic The Glowing Man for Gira's Young God label.
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