Chimaira Announces Details For Upcoming Tour

Chimaira Tour Poster

Chimaira has released details for its upcoming 2014 tour.  The Cleveland, Ohio based band will hit the road beginning January 30th, 2014 at The Palladium in Worcester, MA.  The upcoming tour will be a very special one for Chimaira.  That is because the band will celebrate its fifteenth anniversary together throughout the tour.  Front man Mark Hunter shared his thoughts on the anniversary and upcoming tour.  He said in a statement to fans, “Chimaira turned fifteen this August and the only appropriate way to celebrate the chaos is to hit the road.  Take a trip through the entire catalogue with us and rediscover old favorites in the new era of domination!  Rise up!  The time has come…”  The band has released seven albums so far over the course of its fifteen years.

Chimaira’s E1 label mates, Fit For An Autopsy and Reflections will open for Chimaira.  IWrestledABearOnce  and Oceano will offer support.  The tour includes a trio of performances in North Carolina.  Between February 7th and 9th, the band will make its way across North Carolina, starting at Jacksonville’s famed Hooligans night club.  Fans can keep up with all of the latest tour dates and even get tickets for shows online at http://www.facebook.com/chimaira and http://www.chimaira.com.  Fans can also keep up with the latest from the band via Twitter and Instagram at http://twitter.com/Chimairaband and http://instagram.com/Chimairaband.  The most current list of Chimaira’s tour dates is available below.

01/30/14 Worcester, MA The Palladium (Upstairs)
01/31/14 Wilmington, DE Mojo 13
02/01/14 Poughkeepsie, NY The Chance (16+)
02/04/14 Amityville, NY Revolution (16+)
02/05/14 Pittsburgh, PA Altar Bar
02/06/14 Reading, PA Reverb
02/07/14 Jacksonville, NC Hooligan’s
02/08/14 Fayetteville, NC The Drunk Horse Pub
02/09/14 Charlotte, NC The Casbah @ Tremont Music Hall
02/11/14 Knoxville, TN NV Nightclub (18+)
02/12/14 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade
02/14/14 St. Petersburg, FL The State Theatre
02/15/14 Pensacola, FL Vinyl Music Hall
02/17/14 Broussard, LA The Station (18+)
02/18/14 Shreveport, LA Riverside Warehouse (21+)
02/21/14 Kokomo, IN Center Stage
02/22/14 Louisville, KY Diamond Pub & Billiards (18+)
02/23/14 Newport, KY Thompson House (18+)

Chimaira also recently announced the information for its annual Christmas show.  This year’s show will be held Saturday, December 21st at Cleveland, Ohio’s Agora Theater.

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Bleeding Through Bidding Farewell To America

Courtesy:  Rise Records/Earshot Media

Courtesy: Rise Records/Earshot Media

One of the top names in today’s rock world is calling it quits.  The members of Bleeding Through recently made it known that the band is calling it a career after seven full length records, two DVDs and countless records sold.  The band has already made its way through both Europe and Australia for the final time.  Now, as part of its worldwide Farewell Tour, the band has announced the details of the American leg of the tour.  The band will kick off its U.S. Farewell Tour on Friday, November 1st at the Summit Music Hal in Denver, Colorado.  The nineteen date tour includes performances at Wisconsin Metalfest and Ohio Metalfest back to back on November 9th and 10th respectively.  It also includes a stop in the “Old North State.”  The band will make a stop at the famed Greene Street Club in Greensboro, North Carolina on Novermber 15th before heading to Florida to perform at the Roc Bar in Jacksonville, Florida the next night.  A complete list of the band’s current dates on its U.S. Farewell Tour is available below.

11/1 Denver , CO @ The Summit Music Hall

11/3 Minneapolis , MN @ Skyway Theatre – Studio B

11/4 Joliet , IL @ Mojoe’s

11/5 Louisville , KY @ Expo Five

11/6 Pittsburgh , PA @ Altar Bar

11/8 Detroit , MI @ The Majestic Theatre

11/9 Milwaukee , WI @ Wisconsin Metalfest

11/10 Cleveland , OH @ Ohio Metalfest

11/11 Allentown , PA @ Crocodile Rock

11/12 Clifton Park , NY @ Upstate Concert Hall

11/13 Sayreville , NJ @ Starland Ballroom

11/14 Springfield , VA @ Empire

11/15 Greensboro , NC @ Greene Street

11/16 Jacksonville , FL @ Roc Bar

11/17 Atlanta , GA @ Masquerade

11/19 Houston , TX @ Walters

11/20 Dallas , TX @ Trees

11/21 San Antonio , TX @ White Rabbit

11/22 Lubbock , TX @ Jakes

Bleeding Through will be joined by Winds of Plague, Oceano, Gideon, and Sworn In on its final U.S. Tour.  More information on the upcoming tour and all Bleeding Through news is available online at http://www.facebook.com/BleedingThrough and http://www.bleedingthrough.com.  For all of the latest sports and entertainment news and reviews, go online to http://www.facebook.com/philspicks and “Like” it.  Fans can always keep up with the latest sports and entertainment news and reviews in the Phil’s Picks blog at https://philspicks.wordpress.com.

Jane’s Addiction announces third leg of “Theatre of the Escapists” tour

Jane’s Addiction has announced the third leg of its “Theatre of the Escapists” tour for the Summer.  The band is currently touring in support of its most recent release, “The Great Escape Artist.”  The Summer leg of the band’s tour kicks off in Cleveland, Ohio.  From there, the band will perform a handful of shows throughout the New England area before swinging back to the Idaho Botanical Garden in Boise, Idaho.  From there, the band will move on to play Reno, Nevada and the Grand Sierra Resort & Casino.

Pre-sale ticket sales will begin at 10am on May 16th for all Citi card members through Citi’s Private pass Program.  It will run through 10pm on May 17th or until the show sells out.  More information is available online at http://www.citiprivatepass.com.  Fans can also go to http://www.janesaddiction.com to purchase pre-sale tickets.  Fans who buy tickets through the official Jane’s Addiction website will also have the pportunity to bundle their tickets with a special unsigned special tour edition lithograph and 20% discount at the Jane’s Addiction online store(excluding media and bundles).  Regular ticket sales for the band’s Summer tour begin May 18th and 19th.

Jane’s Addiction won’t be alone on the third leg of its “Theatre of the Escapists” tour.  it will be joined by Mutemath, Band of Skulls, and Die Antwood on specific dates.  Full information on the band’s upcoming Summer tour dates is available online at http://www.janesaddiction.com, on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/janesaddiction, and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/janesaddiction.