Rise Against, Pierce the Veil to embark on fall tour

Rise  Against’s summer is already a busy one. The band previously announced that their eighth studio album will be released in early June and in support of the new record, they will be hitting the road alongside the Deftones, Frank Iero and the Patience, and Thrice. On Monday (May 8), the group confirmed that they have no plans of slowing down once summer ends. Rise Against will once again hit the road in the fall for their own headlining North American trek.

The fall tour will begin on Sept, 14 at the Abbotsford Centre in Abbotsford, British Columbia and conclude on Oct. 6 at the Stone Pony Summerstage in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Heading out as Rise Against’s special guests will be Pierce the Veil and White Lung.

“It’s such an honor to be asked to tour with a band that I have been inspired by since I was a teenager,” said Pierce the Veil frontman Vic Fuentes in a statement. ” I love when things come full circle like that.  We are beyond excited to tear up the stage with them every night this Fall!  See you at the shows!”​

Tickets for the newly announced tour will go on sale on Friday, May 12, at 10 a.m. local time.

Rise Against’s tour with the Deftones will kick off on June 9 at the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in the group’s hometown of Chicago. After being on the road for a month, the tour will conclude on July 9 at the Ak-Chin Pavilion in Phoenix. As for Pierce the Veil, the California four-pierce is currently on tour with Sum 41 for their joint “We Will Detonate!” tour. Pierce the Veil’s tour will conclude with their appearance at Rocklahoma in Pryor, Oklahoma.

Rise Against new album, Wolves, is set to be released on June 9 through Virgin Records.

RISE AGAINST / PIERCE THE VEIL FALL TOUR DATES:

9/14 – Abbotsford, BC @ Abbotsford Centre
9/16 – Calgary, AB @ Grey Eagle Event Centre
9/18 – Edmonton, AB @ Shaw Conference Center
9/20 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre
9/23 – Minneapolis, MN @ Skyway Theatre
9/24 – Kansas City, MO @ Uptown Theater
9/26 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Orbit Room
9/27 – Niagara Falls, NY @ Rapids Theatre
9/29 – Cleveland, OH @ Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
10/03 – Norfolk, VA @ The NorVa
10/04 – Baltimore, MD @ Pier Six Pavilion
10/05 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
10/6 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summerstage

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