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September 19, 2018

RISE AGAINST Announces North American 'Mourning In Amerika Tour' With AFI, ANTI-FLAG


RISE AGAINST will kick off its extensive North American “Mourning In Amerika Tour” with a headline performance at ’77 Montréal punk festival on July 27. The run, produced by Live Nation, will include a show at Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk in New York City (August 1), a concert with FALL OUT BOY at Wrigley Field in the band’s hometown of Chicago (September 8), and an evening at Red Rocks Amphitheatre outside Denver (September 15). Special guests AFI and opener ANTI-FLAG will perform at all headline shows. Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, March 30 at LiveNation.com.

The band won acclaim for its hard-hitting 2017 performances in support of its eighth studio album, “Wolves”. Illinois Entertainer said: “The return of RISE AGAINST feels more timely than ever.” Houston Press observed: “If any rock band could convince their fans to not bury their heads in the sand in 2017 America, it might just be RISE AGAINST.”

“Wolves” (Virgin Records) debuted at No. 1 on Billboard‘s Alternative, Top Rock and Hard Rock albums charts. Lead single “The Violence” topped the Mediabase Active Rock chart and the follow-up track, “House On Fire”, is currently in the Top 10 and climbing.

RISE AGAINST — comprising Tim McIlrath (lead vocals/rhythm guitar), Joe Principe (bass), Zach Blair (lead guitar) and Brandon Barnes (drums) — recently wrapped up a tour of Australia and New Zealand and will embark on a European run in June.

RISE AGAINST North American headline tour dates:

Jul. 27 – Montréal, QC @ ’77 Montréal (festival)
Jul. 28 – Toronto, ON @ RBC Echo Beach
Jul. 29 – Portland, ME @ State Theatre
Jul. 31 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
Aug. 01 – New York, NY @ Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk
Aug. 03 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
Aug. 04 – Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
Aug. 05 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summer Stage
Aug. 07 – Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater
Aug. 09 – Niagara Falls, NY @ Rapids Theatre
Aug. 10 – Rouyn-Noranda, QC @ Osisko En Lumieres Fest
Sep. 06 – Minneapolis, MN @ The Armory
Sep. 08 – Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field (with Fall Out Boy)
Sep. 09 – Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works
Sep. 11 – Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Bar-B-Q
Sep. 12 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
Sep. 13 – Dallas, TX @ Toyota Music Factory
Sep. 15 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Sep. 16 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
Sep. 17 – Boise, ID @ Revolution Concert House
Sep. 19 – Bozeman, MT @ Brick Breeden Fieldhouse
Sep. 20 – Calgary, AB @ Grey Eagle Event Centre
Sep. 21 – Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Expo Center, Hall B
Sep. 23 – Vancouver BC @ PNE Forum
Sep. 24 – Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater
Sep. 25 – Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
Sep. 28 – Concord, CA @ Concord Pavilion
Sep. 29 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
Sep. 30 – Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheatre
Source: News

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