The Black Keys will play Revel casino on May 19, the casino announced Wednesday morning.

The performance in the casino's 5,050-seat Ovation Hall will be one the more intimate performances in the band's current North American tour, which includes stops at Madison Square Garden and a headlining gig at the Coachella Festival.

The Black Keys, comprised of guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney, are touring in support of the group's recently released album "El Camino," currently ranked No. 9 on the iTunes album chart.

Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. March 30 at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available by calling 800-745-3000.

The Black Keys are the second big act scheduled to appear at Revel, Atlantic City's newest casino-resort, which opens April 2.

On Monday, the casino announced Beyonce will play a trio of shows at the casino over Memorial Day weekend. Tickets for those shows, scheduled for May 25, 26 and 27, go on sale April 6.

Prices have not yet been announced for either the Black Keys or Beyonce shows.

 

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