Two years have passed since The Raskins released their self-titled debut record on Brody Records. The band, founded by brothers Logan and Roger Raskin, has since been on the rise. One of the songs from the band’s album made a big splash, landing a spot on Billboard’s Top 20 radio charts with one of the album’s single. The album has also sold thousands of copies since its release. And it even reached the Top 5 in the magazine’s Heat Seekers album sales charts. Now it is adding yet another mark to its record with it latest tour announcement.
The Raskins will tour this summer alongside rock legend Ted Nugent on what is being dubbed the “Sonic Baptizim Tour 2016.” The band will serve as support to Nugent on a nearly month-long tour schedule beginning this Friday, July 1st in Phoenix, Arizona. The band’s tour currently runs through Sunday, July 24th in Atlanta, Georgia. Also included in the tour are dates in Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Nevada and California. The current schedule for the tour is noted below. Rounding out the band’s lineup for its upcoming tour will be Jet Lopez on guitars and Troy Patrick Farrell on drums.
The Raskins on tour with Ted Nugent, on The Sonic Baptizim Tour 2016:
Fri. July 1st Phoenix, AZ The Celebrity Theater
Sat. July 2nd Pasadena, CA The Rose
Sun. July 3rd Beverly Hills, CA Saban Theatre
Tue. July 5th San Juan Capistrano, CA The Coach House
Wed. July 6th San Juan Capistrano, CA The Coach House
Thu. July 7th Agoura Hills, CA The Canyon
Fri. July 8th Las Vegas, NV The Foundry @SLS
Thu. July 14th San Antonio, TX Tobin Center
Fri. July 15th Houston, TX The Warehouse
Sat. July 16th Ft Worth, TX Billy Bob’s
Sun. July 17th Austin, TX Scoot Inn
Mon. July 18th Baton Rouge, LA Varsity Theatre
Wed. July 20th Jacksonville, FL Florida Theatre
Thu. July 21st Melboune, FL King Center
Sat. July 23rd Clearwater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall
Sun. July 24th Atlanta, GA Symphony Hall
The Raskins’ upcoming tour is just the latest big mark for the band. It also supported Motley Crue on a 70-show run on the band’s final tour. During that time, the Raskins wrote forty songs for its new album, twelve of which will make their way onto the as yet untitled album. More information on The Raskins’ tour is available online along with updates on its next album, and more at:
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