Love them or hate them, 5 Seconds of Summer are one of the breakout acts of this Summer.
Sorry people who dislike them, a lot.
In support of their debut record, the Australian boy band have announced that they will be hitting the North American amphitheater touring circuit.
Insert tween girl screams here.
Though the tour isn’t scheduled to happen until Summer 2015, we’ve seen how fangirls (and boys) start planning a year in advance, so this is good news for them. Touring with One Direction probably helped them learn how to maneuver around all the crazy.
The tour which will feature 28 stops in both the United States and Canada, will begin on Friday, July 17, 2015 at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas and wrap up on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the Cruzan Amphitheater in West Palm Beach, FL.
They also announced three headlining shows for this November; one in Phoenix and two at The Forum in Los Angeles.
13 – Ak-Chin Pavilion, Phoenix
15 – The Forum, Los Angeles (sold out)
16 – The Forum, Los Angeles
17 – Mandalay Bay Event Center, Las Vegas
18 – Sleep Train Amphitheatre, Chula Vista, Calif.
20 – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Irvine, Calif.
22 – Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, Calif.
24 – Key Arena, Seattle
25 – Pepsi Live At Rogers Arena, Vancouver, B.C.
27 – Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
29 – MTS Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
31 – Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul
1 – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre, Tinley Park, Ill.
4 – KFC Yum! Center, Louisville
5 – Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, Atlanta
7 – Gexa Energy Pavilion, Dallas
8 – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Houston
19 – The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.
21 – Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland
22 – Klipsch Music Pavilion, Noblesville, Ind.
23 – First Niagara Pavilion, Burgettstown, Pa.
25 – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, Toronto
28 – Xfinity Center, Mansfield, Mass.
29 – Hershey Park Pavilion Stadium, Hershey, Pa.
30 – PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, N.J.
1 – Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, N.Y.
4 – Susquehanna Bank Center, Camden, N.J.
5 – Xfinity Theatre, Hartford, Conn.
6 – Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow, Va.
7 – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach
9 – PNC Music Pavilion, Charlotte, N.C.
12 – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa
13 – Cruzan Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach, Fla.
In other news, the quartets self-titled debut album, reached the crowning spot on the Billboard 200 chart. Not to shabby for only having an EP to promote and two singles (“She Looks So Perfect” and “Don’t Stop”).