The fine folks over at Live Nation have just announced a massive Emo-themed festival that will take place in October in Las Vegas. It also features more bands than you can shake a stick at but why would you do that to some talented musicians anyway. Here is their brief press copy along with the poster. I’ve taken the time to type up the whole list for you in case the poster is a little hard to see on the website.
The Press Release:
Festival to feature epic lineup of emo and rock artists from the past two decades, including My Chemical Romance, Paramore, A Day To Remember, The Used, Taking Back Sunday, Avril Lavigne, Dashboard Confessional, Jimmy Eat World, Alkaline Trio, The All American Rejects and dozens more. Special presale starts Friday, Jan. 21 at 10 am PT for fans who sign up for early access to passes online at whenwewereyoungfestival.com (linked below)
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Pop Evil brings their “Music Over Words” tour to NYC and find support from Palaye Royale and Black Map.
Here’s another tour to pencil in to your daily planner, I mean log in to your mobile device of choice. Yep, the dudes in Pop Evil are bringing you “Music Over Words” in 2018 with Palaye Royale and Black Map. Dig into the full on press release and dates after the poster. I’ll close out with the usual editorial musings.
The Press Release:
POP EVIL have announced Music Over Words Tour today that will serve as the official kickoff for their recently announced all-new self-titled LP. “It’s with great excitement to announce our US headline tour,” says vocalist Leigh Kakaty. “We can’t wait to play our new material and see all our amazing fans across the states. It’s all about the music, it’s Music Over Words.”
The massive US tour kicks off on February 14th in Sault Ste. Marie, MI at the Kewadin Casino. The band will hit both sides of the U.S. coast before wrapping things up at The Fillmore in Detroit on April 6th. More dates will be announced in a few weeks, so fans are encouraged to stay tuned. Band VIP goes on sale Tuesday at www.popevilvip.com. PALAYE ROYALE and label-mates BLACK MAP will serve as support on all dates.
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You’ll have to pardon my getting this one up a little later than I would have liked but with Metallica releasing a video for every single song on their new album and my needing to be on point with that, I was a tad preoccupied. Now with that out of the way I can share the broadcast that hit my mailbox a few short days ago and discusses some early 2017 dates by singer Andy Black who will be bringing his “The Shadow Side” album to life. Check it out.
The Press Release:
Supporting his critically acclaimed full-length debut, The Shadow Side [LAVA/Republic Records], ANDY BLACK will hit the road in 2017 on The Homecoming Tour: Curtain Call. Support comes from William Control and Palaye Royale on all dates. Tickets go on-sale this Friday November 18, 2016, 10am local time available on BLACK’s website.
Known for his engaging, enthralling, and explosive live shows, BLACK once again pulls out all of the stops for The Homecoming Tour: Curtain Call, igniting The Shadow Side on stage nightly. A sequel to The Homecoming Tour, Curtain Call commences on February 8 at Chameleon Club in Lancaster, PA, hits major markets across North America, and finishes up with a hometown Southern California gig at The Glass House in Pomona, CA on March 3. The full itinerary is included below.
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I See Stars are on the “Light In The Cave” tour and are bringing along Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!, Get Scared, Palaye Royale and White Noise for the gig.