Between the Buried and Me, The Dear Hunter to embark on spring tour

Between the Buried and Me and the Dear Hunter are getting ready embark on a short tour this spring. On Thursday (Jan. 17), the bands jointly announced a co-headlining tour which will find them performing at venues across the country. The upcoming tour will kick off on March 2 at the House of Blues in Chicago and conclude a little over a month later on April 7 at the Emerald Theatre in Mount Clemens, Michigan.

Hitting the road alongside both bands for the complete trek will be Norwegian prog-metal band Leprous. Tickets for the tour will go on sale beginning this Friday, Jan. 19. currently, VIP passes for the shows are available here.

The upcoming tour will be in support of Between the Buried and Me’s recently announced record, Automata Part I. The album, which the band has confirmed is part of a two-part release, is set to be released on March 9 through the band’s new home of Sumerian Records. While Automata Part I has officially been given a release date, there is no indication of when the band plans on releasing the second part. Like the tour tickets, pre-orders for the album will begin this Friday.

Automata Part I and Part II will be the follow-up to the group’s 2015 release, Coma Ecliptic.

For now, the complete list of upcoming tour dates can be seen below.

BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME / DEAR HUNTER 2018 TOUR:

March 2 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues
March 3 – Minneapolis, MN – First Ave
March 5 – Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
March 6 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
March 8 – Seattle, WA – Showbox
March 9 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
March 10 – San Francisco, CA – The Regency Ballroom
March 11 – Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
March 13 – Los Angeles, CA – Belasco Theater
March 15 – Las Vegas, NV – House of Blues
March 16 – Phoenix, AZ – Marquee
March 17 – Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
March 19 – Austin, TX – Come and Take It Live
March 20 – Dallas, TX – Canton Hall
March 21 – Houston, TX – Warehouse Ballroom
March 23 – Orlando, FL – The Beacham Theater
March 24 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution
March 27 – Nashville, TN – Cannery Ballroom
March 28 – Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
March 30 – Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls
March 31 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
April 2 – Albany, NY – Upstate Concert Hall
April 3 – Boston, MA – Royale
April 4 – New York City, NY – Playstation Theater
April 5 – Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
April 6 – Cleveland, OH – Agora Theatre
April 7 – Mount Clemens, MI – Emerald Theatre