Set It Off announce new album, early 2019 tour plans

If you’re a fan of Set It Off, then the band has a lot of good news coming your way. On Monday (Nov. 19), the Florida-founded act announced plans to release their brand new studio album in early 2019. Titled Midnight, the record is due out Feb. 1, 2019 via their new record label home of Fearless Records. Pre-orders for Midnight are currently available on the group’s website here.

Midnight is the follow-up to the band’s 2016 release, Upside Down. The record, the act’s fourth studio album, was produced by Mike Green whose resume includes Panic! at the Disco, State Champs, and Neck Deep.

In addition to the new album announcement, the four-piece also unleashed the music video for the record’s latest single, “Lonely Dance.

“Welcome to ‘Lonely Dance,’ the anthem of the introvert, where we can all be content and not feel like a freak for just wanting to stay inside where we feel at home. We’re really excited about this song and the music video accompanied with it,” explains Set It Off frontman Cody Carson.

“It’s honestly my favorite music video of ours to date. As far as the concept, how can you get more isolated than space? It was an unbelievable experience to work on a set so intricate and beautiful as that spaceship and the team behind the camera were just amazing!”

Watch the music video for “Lonely Dance” above.

Back in July, several months before confirming the new album, the quartet released a song titled “Killer in the Mirror.” At the time, fans believed the song was a one-off single, but as it turns out, the track is the album’s opening song.

In support of Midnight’s forthcoming release, Set It Off have also announced plans to hit the road during the months of February and March of 2019. The upcoming excursion will begin on Feb. 15 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas and conclude over a month later on March 24 at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. Support for the impending tour has yet to be announced.

For now, the complete track listing for Midnight and the full tour itinerary can be seen below.

MIDNIGHT TRACK LISTING:

  1. “Killer in the Mirror”
  2. “Hourglass”
  3. “Lonely Dance”
  4. “Different Songs”
  5. “For You Forever”
  6. “Dancing with the Devil”
  7. “Go to Bed Angry” [feat. Wayfarers]
  8. “Midnight Thoughts”
  9. “Criminal Minds”
  10. “No Disrespect”
  11. “Stitch Me Up”
  12. “Raise No Fool”
  13. “I Want You (Gone)” [feat. Matt Appleton]
  14. “Unopened Windows”
  15. “Happy All the Time” [feat. Skyler Acord]

SET IT OFF WINTER 2019 TOUR DATES:

Feb. 15 — Las Vegas, NV — Hard Rock Hotel
Feb. 16 — Pomona, CA — The Glass House
Feb. 17 — Santa Cruz, CA — The Catalyst
Feb. 19 — Portland, OR — Hawthorne Theater
Feb. 20 — Seattle, WA — El Corazon
Feb. 23 — Salt Lake City, UT — In The Venue
Feb. 24 — Denver, CO — Marquis Theatre
Feb. 26 — Chicago, IL — Metro
Feb. 27 — Pontiac, MI — Crofoot Ballroom
Feb. 28 — New York, NY — Gramercy Theatre
March 2 — Millvale, PA — Mr. Smalls Theatre
March 3 — Philadelphia, PA — Union Transfer
March 5 — Cleveland Heights, OH — Grog Shop
March 6 — Toronto, ON — Mod Club
March 8 — Boston, MA — Paradise Rock Club
March 9 — Baltimore, MD — Baltimore Soundstage
March 10 — Greensboro, NC — Blind Tiger
March 12 — West Columbia, SC — New Brookland Tavern
March 13 — Atlanta, GA — The Masquerade
March 15 — Orlando, FL — The Abbey
March 18 — Dallas, TX — 2513 Deep Ellum
March 19 — Houston, TX — White Oak Music Hall
March 20 — San Antonio, TX — Alamo City Music Hall
March 22 — Mesa, AZ — The Nile
March 23 — West Hollywood, CA — The Roxy
March 24 — San Francisco, CA — Great American Music Hall

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Bring Me the Horizon add Thrice to upcoming North American tour

Bring Me the Horizon already announced plans to embark on a massive North American tour in the new year, but now, the group has announced who will be joining them during the month-long trek. On Monday (Nov. 19), the British band confirmed that Thrice will join them, and previously announced the Fever 333, on their forthcoming “First Love” tour.

“We are excited to announce that we will be heading out on tour with Bring Me the Horizon this January-February,” Thrice posted on their official Twitter account while Bring Me the Horizon simply uploaded an updated version of their tour flyer to include the California rockers.

The “First Love” tour is in support of Bring Me the Horizon’s forthcoming new album, Amo. Originally set for a Jan. 11 release date, the record will now see a release date of Jan. 25 via Sony Music/ RCA Records. Pre-orders for the album are currently available on the band’s website.

Like Bring Me the Horizon, the upcoming tour will be in support of Thrice’s new album, Palms. The group released the record, their tenth studio effort, in September. The album peaked at the number two spot on Billboard’s Top Rock Albums chart and peaked at the top spot on the Top Hard Rock Albums and Independent Albums chart.

In conjunction with the tour news, the band premiered the music video for their latest single, “Only Us.” Watch it here.

As for the Fever 333, the trio will release their debut album in early 2019. Titled Strength in Numb333rs, the record is due out Jan. 18, 2019 through Roadrunner Records. Watch the video for the album’s lead single “Burn It” here.

For now, the complete itinerary for the “First Love” North American tour can be found below.

FIRST LOVE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES:

Jan. 23, 2019 — Nashville, TN – Municipal Auditorium
Jan. 25, 2019 — Orlando, FL – CFE Arena
Jan. 26, 2019 — Atlanta, GA – Coca-cola Roxy
Jan. 28, 2019 — Fairfax, VA – Eaglebank Arena
Jan. 29, 2019 — Manhattan, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
Feb. 01, 2019 — Boston, MA – Tsongas Center
Feb. 02, 2019 — Montreal, QC – Place Bell
Feb. 04, 2019 — Detroit, MI – Fillmore Detroit
Feb. 05, 2019 — Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
Feb. 06, 2019 — Minneapolis, MN – Armory
Feb. 08, 2019 — Dallas, TX – South Side Ballroom
Feb. 09, 2019 — Houston, TX – Revention Music Center
Feb. 11, 2019 — Denver, CO – The Fillmore Auditorium
Feb. 13, 2019 — Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
Feb. 15, 2019 — Phoenix, AZ – Comerica Theatre
Feb. 16, 2019 — Las Vegas, NV – The Joint

Coheed and Cambria announce North American trek for early 2019

Coheed and Cambria are ready to take their new album on the road next year! On Tuesday (Nov. 13), the New York-founded band announced plans to hit the touring circuit in early 2019. The headlining, United States-centric excursion will take place during the month of February with stops in Columbia, Charleston, Tallahassee, Houston, Knoxville, and more.

The trek will begin on Feb. 5 at the NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia and conclude a couple of weeks later on Feb. 28 at the Upstate Concert Hall in Clifton Park, New York. Joining the band on the forthcoming tour will be Foxing and Maps & Atlases. Foxing will play the role of supporting act for Coheed from Feb. 5 to Feb. 20 while Maps & Atlases will replace them from Feb. 22 to Feb. 28.

VIP and pre-sale tickets are currently available while general ticket sales begin this Friday, Nov. 16, at 10 a.m. local time.

In addition to the newly announced tour dates, the four-piece also released the live music video for their song, “The Dark Sentencer.” Watch the clip above.

“The Dark Sentencer” is featured on Coheed’s recently released record, Vaxis – Act I: The Unheavenly Creatures. The album, the group’s ninth studio effort, was released in October, peaking at the number 14 spot on the Billboard 200 chart.

The tour announcement comes a week after frontman Claudio Sanchez had fans in a frenzy thanks to a photo he uploaded online. Sanchez, who is well-known for his mound of crazy hair, posted an image on social media sans his iconic ‘fro. Fans were confused, taken aback, and a little freaked out, but it turned out to be a joke. Sanchez took to social media the following day to post another imagine showing that his iconic hair was still intact.

COHEED AND CAMBRIA WINTER 2019 TOUR DATES:

Feb. 05 – Norfolk, VA – Norva +
Feb. 06 – Richmond, VA – The National +
Feb. 08 – Columbia, SC – The Senate +
Feb. 09 – Charleston, SC – Music Farm +
Feb. 10 – Tallahassee, FL – The Moon – +
Feb. 12 – Destin, FL – Club LA – +
Feb. 13 – Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre +
Feb. 15 – Houston, TX – House of Blues +
Feb. 16 – Fort Smith, AR – TempleLive +
Feb. 18 – New Orleans, LA – The Fillmore +
Feb. 19 – Mobile, AL – Soul Kitchen +
Feb. 20 – Knoxville, TN – The Mill & Mine +
Feb. 22 – Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel *
Feb. 23 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s *
Feb. 24 – Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Room at Old National Centre *
Feb. 26 – Cleveland, OH – Agora Theatre *
Feb. 27 – Niagara Falls, NY – Rapids Theatre *
Feb. 28 – Clifton Park, NY – Upstate Concert Hall *

+ = with Foxing
* = with Maps & Atlases

Backstreet Boys announce massive ‘DNA’ world tour, new album

Everybody, it’s time to rock your body because the Backstreet Boys are going on tour! On Friday (Nov. 9), the Florida-founded boy band announced plans to embark on a massive tour in 2019. Titled the DNA world tour, the trek will find the group dancing their way across two continents throughout the new year.

The upcoming excursion will begin right after the five-piece wrap up their yearlong “Backstreet Boys: Larger Than Life” residency at the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood in April of 2019. The United Kingdom/European leg of the tour will begin on May 11 at the Altice Arena in Portugal. After being on the road for a month and a half, the trek will conclude on June 25 at the Budapest Arena in Hungary.

Following a short breather, the group will jump-start the North American leg in mid-July. The North American portion will commence on July 12 at the Capital One Arena in Washington D.C. After performing their way across venues in the United States and Canada, the tour will come to an end on Sept. 15 at the Prudential Center in Newark.

Watch the Backstreet Boys DNA world tour announcement above while the complete tour itinerary can be found below.

If a massive world tour was not enough to bring out all the Backstreet Boys fans, then a brand new album may have done the trick. In addition to the 70-date jaunt across the world, the act also announced plans to release a new album in January. Titled DNA (like the tour), the album is due out Jan. 25. DNA will be the follow-up to 2013’s In a World Like This.

In conjunction with the new album news, the band also debuted the record’s lead single; a track titled “Chances.” The new tune was co-written by One Republic’s Ryan Tedder and pop star Shawn Mendes. Listen to “Chances” here.

Tickets for the Backstreet Boys’ upcoming tour will go on sale beginning Wednesday, Nov. 14. All tour tickets purchased will receive a physical copy of the group’s new album upon its January release.

BACKSTREET BOYS’ DNA WORLD TOUR DATES
UNITED KINGDOM / EUROPEAN TOUR DATES:

May 11 – Lisbon, Portugal – Altice Arena
May 13 – Madrid, Spain – Wizink Arena
May 15 – Milan, Italy – Mediolanum Forum
May 17 – Barcelona, Spain – Palau Sant Jordi
May 19 – Paris, France – Accorhotels Arena
May 21 – Hannover, Germany – TUI Arena
May 22 – Antwerp, Belgium – Sportpaleis
May 23 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Ziggo Dome
May 25 – Mannheim, Germany – SAP Arena
May 27 – Munich, Germany – Olympiahalle
May 28 – Vienna, Austria – Stadthalle
May 29 – Berlin, Germany – Mercedes-Benz Arena
May 31 – Gothenburg, Sweden – Scandinavium
June 1 –  Oslo, Norway – Spektrum
June 2 – Stockholm, Sweden – Ericsson Globe
June 5 –  Helsinki, Finland – Hartwall Arena
June 8 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Royal Arena
June 10 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
June 11 – Dublin, Ireland – 3Arena
June 14 – Glasgow, UK – SSE Hydro
June 15 – Birmingham, UK – Birmingham Arena
June 17 – London, UK – O2 Arena
June 20 – Cologne, Germany – Lanxness Arena
June 21 – Zürich, Switzerland – Hallenstadion
June 22 – Prague, Czech Republic – O2 Arena
June 24 – Warsaw, Poland – Torwar Arena
June 25 – Budapest, Hungary – Budapest Arena

NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES:

July 12 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
July 14 – Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Bluesfest
July 15 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
July 17 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
July 20 – Minneapolis, MN – Xcel Energy Center
July 22 – Winnipeg, MB – Bell MTS Place
July 24 – Calgary, AB – ScotiaBank Saddledome
July 25 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place
July 27 – Vancouver, BC – Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
July 29 – Seattle, WA – Angel of the Winds Arena
July 30 – Portland, OR – Moda Center
Aug. 1 – Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
Aug. 3 – Los Angeles, CA – STAPLES Center
Aug. 4 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center at San Jose
Aug. 5 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
Aug. 7 – Salt Lake City, UT – Vivint Smart Home Arena
Aug. 8 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
Aug. 10 – Chicago, IL – United Center
Aug. 12 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
Aug. 14 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
Aug. 15 – New York, NY – Barclays Center
Aug. 17 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Aug. 18 – Hershey, PA – Hershey Park Stadium
Aug. 20 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
Aug. 21 – Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena
Aug. 23 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – BB&T Center
Aug. 24 – Orlando, FL – Amway Center
Aug. 26 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
Aug. 27 – Memphis, TN – FedExForum
Aug. 28 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
Aug. 30 – New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
Aug. 31 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
Sept. 1 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
Sept. 3 – Lafayette, LA – Cajundome Convention Center
Sept. 4 – Birmingham, AL – Legacy Arena at The BJCC
Sept. 6 – St. Louis, MO – Enterprise Center
Sept. 7 — Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
Sept. 8 — Omaha, NE – CHI Health Center
Sept. 10 — Indianapolis, IN – Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Sept. 11 — Milwaukee, WI – Fiserv Forum
Sept. 13 –Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center
Sept. 14 — Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
Sept. 15 — Newark, NJ – Prudential Center

Senses Fail to embark on co-headlining tour with the Amity Affliction

With just a few short weeks before 2018 comes to an end, Senses Fail just announced a massive tour itinerary for the new year. On Tuesday (Nov. 6), the New Jersey-founded band announced plans to hit the road during the first months of 2019. Titled the “Misery Will Find You” tour, the trek will find the group performing at venues across the continent during the months of January and February.

Joining Senses Fail as co-headliners during the month-long excursion will be Australian metalcore outfit, the Amity Affliction. The joint jaunt will include stops in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Orlando, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Seattle, and Sacramento.

The upcoming tour will begin on Jan. 4 at the House of Blues in Anaheim and conclude a month or so later on Feb. 9 at the Regent in Los Angeles.

Bad Omens and Belmont will play the role of supporting acts during the complete excursions.

VIP and pre-sale tickets are currently available on Senses Fail’s website.

For now, the complete list of “Misery Will Find You” tour stops can be found below.

MISERY WILL FIND YOUR 2019 TOUR STOPS:

Jan. 4 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
Jan. 5 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl
Jan. 6 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren
Jan. 8 – Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live!
Jan. 9 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
Jan. 11 – New Orleans, LA @ The Joy Theater
Jan. 12 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
Jan. 13 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
Jan. 15 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Jan. 16 – Charlotte, NC @ The Underground
Jan. 18 – Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live
Jan. 19 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
Jan. 20 – Philadelphia, PA @ Franklin Music Hall
Jan. 22 – New York, NY @ Playstation Theater
Jan. 24 – Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
Jan. 25 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Theatre
Jan. 26 – Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theatre
Jan. 27 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
Jan. 29 – St. Louis, MO @ Delmar Hall
Jan. 30 – Chicago, IL @ Concord Music Hall
Feb. 1 – Denver, CO @ Summit
Feb. 2 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
Feb. 4 – Seattle, WA @ The Showbox
Feb. 5 – Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
Feb. 7 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spaces
Feb. 8 – Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
Feb. 9 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent

Vance Joy to release ‘Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre’ album

Vance Joy may have spent most of the year touring, but for fans who may have not gotten the chance to see him, it looks like the singer is going to give them a little something special. On Friday (Nov. 2), the Australian singer-songwriter unveiled plans to release his Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre album.

The 16-track live album was recorded earlier in the year during his sold out appearance at Colorado’s iconic concert venue, the Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The show was part of Joy’s epic 83-stop Nation of Two world tour.

According to a press release, the live album will feature “Joy’s amiable storytelling intertwined among 16 songs, including favorites from each of the multi-platinum artist’s albums.”

Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre is due out Nov. 16 on all DSPs and streaming services.

Pre-orders for the forthcoming release are available here. All pre-orders will include  an instant download of “Mess is Mine (Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre).”

In addition to the live album, Joy also revealed that he will be releasing a special, limited edition collector’s vinyl. The collector’s item will be released exclusively via Barnes and Nobles and will only be available in the United States. Pre-orders for the vinyls are available here.

After being on the road for most of 2018, Joy will wrap up his lengthy tour itinerary later this month in Europe. Following a short time off, Joy will hit the road once more, this time opening for P!nk during her 2019 European summer tour.

In conjunction with the album news, Joy also released the music video for his latest single, “I’m with You.” Watch the clip above.

“I’m with You” is featured on Joy’s recently released record, Nation of Two.

Fleetwood Mac extend 2019 ‘An Evening with Fleetwood Mac’ tour itinerary

Fleetwood Mac just added a handful of new shows to their already packed 2018-2019 touring schedule. On Thursday (Now. 1), the iconic rock band unveiled six new additions to their “An Evening with Fleetwood Mac” tour. The new shows include stops at the Pepsi Center in Denver on Jan. 31; the United Center in Chicago on March 1; Madison Square Garden in New York City on March 18; the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on March 22; TD Garden in Boston on April 2; and the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on April 8.

Tickets for the new dates go on sale to the general public on Monday, Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. local time.

The current tour lineup includes Mick Fleetwood, Stevie Nicks, Christine McVie, and John McVie as well as recently added members Mike Campbell (from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) and Neil Finn (frontman of Crowded House/Split Enz). Earlier this year, the band and longtime guitarist Lindsey Buckingham went their different ways, though each side has a different story as to what transpired.

In addition to the massive tour, Fleetwood Mac also announced plans to release a massive 50-song collection to celebrate 50 years of the band. Titled 50 Years — Don’t Stop, the album will feature songs from every Fleetwood Mac album and will be available on Nov. 16. The album will be available in several different formats. Pre-orders for the album can be found on Fleetwood Mac’s website here.

For now, the updated “An Evening with Fleetwood Mac” tour itinerary can be seen below.

FLEETWOOD MAC 2018-2019 TOUR DATES:

Oct. 03 – Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center
Oct. 06 – Chicago, IL @ United Center
Oct. 10 – Louisville, KY @ KFC Yum! Center
Oct. 12 – Lincoln, NE @ Pinnacle Bank Arena
Oct. 14 – Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
Oct. 16 – Indianapolis, IN @ Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Oct. 18 – Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center
Oct. 20 – St. Louis, MO @ Scottrade Center
Oct. 22 – St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center
Oct. 26 – Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena
Oct. 28 – Milwaukee, WI @ Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center
Oct. 30 – Detroit, MI @ Little Caesars Arena
Nov. 01 – Pittsburgh, PA @ PPG Paints Arena
Nov. 03 – Ottawa, ON @ Canadian Tire Centre
Nov. 05 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
Nov. 07 – Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Arena
Nov. 10 – Edmonton, AB @ Rogers Place
Nov. 12 – Calgary, AB @ Scotiabank Saddledome
Nov. 14 – Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
Nov. 17 – Tacoma, WA @ Tacoma Dome
Nov. 19 – Portland, OR @ Moda Center
Nov. 21 – San Jose, CA @ SAP Center at San Jose
Nov. 23 – Sacramento, CA @ Golden 1 Center
Nov. 25 – Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
Nov. 28 – Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
Nov. 30 – Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
Dec. 03 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
Dec. 06 – Fresno, CA @ Save Mart Center
Dec. 08 – San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena
Dec. 11 – Inglewood, CA @ The Forum
Dec. 13 – Inglewood, CA @ The Forum

Jan. 31 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center*
Feb. 05 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
Feb. 07 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
Feb. 09 – Austin, TX @ Frank Erwin Center
Feb. 13 – Birmingham, AL @ Legacy Arena at The BJCC
Feb. 16 – New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center
Feb. 18 – Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
Feb. 20 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ BB&T Center
Feb. 22 – Columbia, SC @ Colonial Life Arena
Feb. 24 – Charlotte, NC @ Spectrum Center
Feb. 27 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
March 1 – Chicago, IL @ United Center*
March 03 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
March 05 – Washington, DC @ Capital One Arena
March 09 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Boardwalk Hall
March 11 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
March 13 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center
March 15 – Hartford, CT @ XL CENTER
March 18 – New York City, NY @ Madison Square Garden*
March 20 – Albany, NY @ Times Union Center
March 22 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center*
March 24 – Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena
March 26 – Buffalo, NY @ KeyBank Center
March 31 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden
April 02 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden*
April 05 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
April 08 – Toronto, ONT @ Scotiabank Arena*

*newly added tour stops

August Burns Red announce 2019 North American tour with Fit for a King, Miss May I

A day after unleashing a brand new music video, August Burns Red have returned to announce a massive tour for early 2019. On Wednesday (Oct. 31), the Pennsylvania-founded band unveiled a lengthy tour itinerary that will find them touring across the continent during the months of January, February, and March. The upcoming excursion will include stops in Charleston, New Orleans, San Antonio, Ottawa, Quebec City, and Portland.

The tour will begin on Jan. 24 at the Manchester Music Hall in Lexington and conclude a month and a half later on March 2 at the Chance Theater in Poughkeepsie. Joining August Burns Red for the excursion will be Fit For A King, Miss May I, and Crystal Lake.

“There are a lot of cities we missed on our first tour of Phantom Anthem and we wanted to make sure we hit those places on this album cycle,” the band said in a post.

“It’s been far too long since we’ve played most of these cities and we can’t wait to return with our pals in Fit For a King, Miss May I, and our new friends from Japan — Crystal Lake!”

VIP and pre-sale tickets are currently available on the band’s website. General ticket sales will begin this Friday, Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. local time.

The tour announcement comes a day after the band dropped the music video for their latest single, “Dangerous.” The new clip can be seen above.

“Dangerous” is featured on August Burns Red’s recently released record, Phantom Anthem. The record, the band’s eighth studio album, was released in October of 2017.

For now, the full list of upcoming North American tour stops can be seen below.

AUGUST BURNS RED 2019 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES:

Jan. 24 — Lexington, KY – Manchester Music Hall
Jan. 25 — Richmond, VA – The National ∞
Jan. 26 — Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel
Jan. 27 — Charleston, SC – Music Farm ∞
Jan. 29 — Destin, FL – Club LA*
Jan. 30 — New Orleans, LA – House of Blues
Jan. 31 — San Antonio, TX – Alamo City Music Hall*
Feb. 01 — Odessa, TX – Dos Amigos
Feb. 02 — Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
Feb. 04 — Tucson, AZ – The Rock
Feb. 05 — Pomona, CA – The Glass House*
Feb. 06 — Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades*
Feb. 08 — Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory
Feb. 09 — Boise, ID – Knitting Factory
Feb. 10 — Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot
Feb. 11 — Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
Feb. 12 — Fort Collins, CO – Aggie Theatre
Feb. 14 — Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
Feb. 15 — Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theatre
Feb. 16 — Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
Feb. 17 — Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
Feb. 18 — Grand Rapids, MI – Intersection*
Feb. 20 — Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall*
Feb. 22 — Ottawa, ON – TD Place
Feb. 23 — Quebec City, QC – Imperial De Quebec
Feb. 25 — Hampton Beach, NH – Wally’s ∞
Feb. 26 —  Portland, ME – Aura
Feb. 27 —  Clifton Park, NY – Upstate Concert Hall ∞
Feb. 28 — Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom
March 01 — Hartford, CT – The Webster ∞
March 02 — Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance Theater

* No Fit For a King
∞ No Miss May I

You Me at Six to bring their ‘Back Again’ tour to North America in 2019

You Me at Six are finally making their long-awaited return to North America in 2019. On Tuesday (Oct. 30), the English rock band announced plans to bring their current tour to the United States and Canada during the months of February and March. Titled the “Back Again” tour (after track number three on their recently released record), the excursion will find the five-piece performing at venues in cities across the continent including New York City, Toronto, Philadelphia, Denver, San Francisco, and Houston.

Taking to Twitter, the band formally announced the upcoming North American jaunt.

“USA! We’re very excited to announce our 2019 US tour! Can’t wait to be back,” the band posted on the social media platform. Along with the message, the quintet also uploaded a minute-long video unveiling every stop for the upcoming trek. Watch the video here.

The “Back Again” tour will begin on Feb. 21 at the Brighton Music Hall in Boston and conclude a little under a month later on March 16 at the Masquerade – Hell in Atlanta. Pre-sale tickets for the forthcoming trek will begin this Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 10 a.m. local time. General ticket sales will begin this Friday, Nov. 2, at 10 a.m. local time on You Me at Six’s website here.

The upcoming tour will be in support of the band’s recently released record, VI. VI, their sixth studio album, was released earlier this month through AWAL Recordings’ new Underdog Records imprint. VI is the follow-up to the band’s 2017 release, Night People.

YOU ME AT SIX: BACK AGAIN TOUR 2019:

Feb. 21 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
Feb. 22 – New York City, NY – Gramercy Theater
Feb. 23 – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
Feb. 24 – Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club
Feb. 26 – Toronto, ONT – The Opera House
Feb. 27 – Detroit, MI – St. Andrew’s Bar
Feb. 28 – Columbus, OH – A&R Music Bar
March 2 – Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge
March 4 – Denver, CO – Marquis Theater
March 6 – Seattle, WA – Chop Suey
March 7 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Hall
March 9 – San Diego,  CA – Music Box
March 10 – Pomona, CA – The Glass House
March 11 – Los Angeles, CA – Teragram Ballroom
March 13 – Houston, TX – House of Blues
March 14 – Dallas, TX – Granada  Theater
March 16 – Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade – Hell

Watch: Real Friends get beheaded in ‘Me First’

Real Friends are celebrating Halloween a couple of days ahead of time with their brand new music video. On Monday (Oct. 29), the Illinois-founded band unleashed the three-and-a-half-minute clip for their latest single, “Me First.” The video finds the five-piece trying to evade a beautiful serial killer who just so happens to be their boss. Sadly, the video concludes with things not turning out in the guys’ favor.

The video begins with the antagonist, a beautiful blonde, sitting in her mansion minding her own business. Once the music kicks in, the blonde turns from a subdued rich person to someone with a sinister secret behind her smile. In between the colored images of the blonde going about her house, are black-and-white shots of her in what looks to be a basement, with a cleaver in hand.

Unfortunately for the guys in the band, they work for the serial killer and have become her next victims. The rest of the clip follows the killer as she hunts down each of them and beheads them in her basement of secrets.

“Have you ever wanted to see our heads cut off?” asks bassist Kyle Fasel. “Well, look no further.”

Watch the complete music video for “Me First” above.

“Me First” is featured on Real Friends’ recently released record, Composure. The record was released back in July via Fearless Records.

Composure is the follow-up to band’s 2016 release, The Home Inside My Head.

In support of Composure‘s release, Real Friends previously confirmed plans to hit the road with Boston Manor throughout the end of October and into November. Their upcoming tour will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at the Irenic in San Diego and conclude almost a month alter on Nov. 25 at the House of Blues in Chicago. Real Friends’ tour dates can be found on their website here.