Blue October Hits The Road In Support Of Sway

Courtesy: Up/Down Records

Courtesy: Up/Down Records

Blue October has officially kicked off its tour in support of its brand new full length record, SwaySway is the band’s seventh full length release from the Texas based band.  The band has already seen quite the success since its release only a couple weeks ago.  The album debuted at #13 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, #1 on the Current Alternative Albums chart, and #3 on the Top Independent Albums chart and Current Rock Albums charts.  The album as a whole made a huge splash with a Top 10 debut in no fewer than twenty markets across America.  The album’s lead single, ‘Bleed Out’ is the band’s seventh Top 40 song.  It debuted on Billboard’s Modern Rock Chart at #40.

With all of the success noted, the band takes the album out on the road in front of audiences the world over excited to hear the band live.  The most current list of the band’s tour dates is listed below.  More dates are expected.  So to keep up with all of the latest tour updates and all of the news from Blue October, fans can go online to the band’s Facebook page, and “Like” it.  Fans can also keep up with all of the latest tour updates and news from the band online via its official website at  Blue October’s fans in North Carolina will get to see the band live this Monday, September 9th at the famed Filmore in Charlotte, NC.


4   House of Blues, New Orleans, LA

6   Jannus Landing, Tampa, FL

7   House of Blues, Orlando, FL

8   Center Stage, Atlanta, GA

9   The Fillmore, Charlotte, NC

11   Theatre of Living Arts, Philadelphia, PA

13   The Fillmore, Silver Spring, MD

14   Irving Plaza, New York, NY

17   Mr. Smalls, Pittsburgh, PA

18   Bogart’s, Cincinnati, OH

19   House of Blues, Cleveland, OH

20   St. Andrew’s Hall, Detroit, MI

21   House of Blues, Chicago, IL

22   Newport Music Hall, Columbus, OH

27   Stubb’s, Austin, TX


3   Ogden Theatre, Denver, CO

4   The Depot, Salt Lake City, UT

5   Knitting Factory Concert House, Boise, ID

6   Showbox At The Market, Seattle, WA

8   Crystal Ballroom, Portland, OR

9   The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA

10   House of Blues, Los Angeles, CA

11   Talking Stick Resort and Casino, Scottsdale, AZ

12   House of Blues, Anaheim, CA

13   House of Blues, San Diego, CA

15   House of Blues, Las Vegas, NV

16   Sunshine Theatre, Albuquerque, NM

18   Cain’s Ballroom, Tulsa, OK

19   Juanitas Catina, Little Rock, AR

22   The Intersection, Grand Rapids, MI

24   Varsity Theater, Minneapolis, MN

25   Sokol Auditorium, Omaha, NE

26   The Rave, Milwaukee, WI


1   Josabis, Helotex, TX

7   Ivestia Hall, Moscow, Russia

8   A2, St. Petersburg, Russia

9   Music Palace, Kiev, Ukraine

12   Backstage, Munich, Germany

13   Alte Seilerei, Mannheim, Germany

14   Batschkapp, Frankfurt, Germany

15   C Club, Berlin, Germany

16   Burgerhaus, Koln, Germany

17   Institute, Birmingham, UK

18   Academy, Manchester, UK

19   KOKO, London, UK


6   Diamond Ballroom, Oklahoma City, OK

8   VooDoo Lounge at Harrah’s, Kansas City, MO

11   House of Blues, Boston, MA

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