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Microwave Announce Tour Dates Leading To SXSW

One of my favorite new bands, Microwave, have announced a tour that runs through March and culminates at South By South West in Austin at the end of March.

If you live in the Southeast or Midwest U.S., you’re in luck. The short tour runs from the band’s home state of Georgia through Florida, Illinois, Ohio, Oklahoma and finally ends in Texas. Hopefully the band makes it to the East Coast some time soon – I’m dying to see their live show.

Check out a tour flyer after the jump and pre-order their newest album, Stovall, on vinyl …

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Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World) Announces Solo West Coast Tour

Jim Adkins of Jimmy Eat World will be heading out on a short tour during the end of February to promote his acoustic music, with support from Reubens Accomplice.

Playing only five shows, Adkins will be all over California with his guitar, playing places like San Diego, San Francisco, and Costa Mesa.

Check out the tour dates below.…

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The Color Morale Announce Headlining Tour With Excellent Support

Busy promoting their latest record, Hold On Pain Ends, The Color Morale are heading out on a lengthy tour of the same name with some great supporting acts.

Slaves, Vanna and Favorite Weapon will all be joining The Color Morale on a 36-stop tour through the United States that kicks off on March 19. Pre-sale begins tomorrow.

According to the band’s official announcement, the AP-sponsored tour will feature a number of surprises including acoustic performances and guest appearances. You can read the full statement below as well as preview the list of dates:…

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HOLY SH!T: Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa to Co-Headline Tour Together

Yeah. You read that right. Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa. Touring. Together.

Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa are co-headling what is called ‘The Boys of Zummer Tour 2015,’ which starts in June and they are bringing Hoodie Allen along with them to open each show. Holy shit indeed.

Pre-sale begins on Tuesday, January 20 at 3pm EST. General on sale starts on January 23 at 10am local time (*on sale Jan 24 10am local). Check the dates out below, as well as the tour announcement video the band has posted on their Facebook page.

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The Maine Announce Spring Headlining Tour Featuring Real Friends, Knuckle Puck, And The Technicolors

Every time I see The Maine in the news, I have to remind myself that this is not the same band that released Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop and Black and White back in the neon days of yore.

The Tempe, AZ indie pop group have announced plans to head out on a monster Spring headlining tour with support from pop-punk giants Real Friends and recent Rise Records signees Knuckle Puck. The Technicolors will be opening each night of the tour, which starts with an April 4 hometown show for The Maine in Tempe and runs through mid-May.

Weirdest tour …

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Crown The Empire To Play New Zealand Westfest 2015

Crown The Empire have announced to fans today that they will be playing in New Zealand this year on Westfest’s 2015 lineup.

This festival is a massive touring date for the band, as they will be playing amongst acts like Judas Priest, Fall Out Boy, Lamb Of God, and All Time Low.

For ticket information, go to the website here.

Watch Crown The Empire’s video announcement below.…

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The Devil Wears Prada Release “War” Music Video

Hardcore giants, The Devil Wears Prada, are now streaming a brand new music video for their song “War.” The track comes from the band’s fifth studio album, 8:18.

The Devil Wears Prada are preparing for a headlining tour with The Word Alive, Born of Osiris, and Secrets where the band will be playing their Zombie EP in full. Tickets go on sale Friday morning.

Check out the official video for “War” below as well as a full list of tour dates:…

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Pure Noise Records Announce 2015 UK Tour

Pure Noise Records are sending a select group of artists to rock the British Isles in March of 2015 as part of another showcase tour.

The new tour features heavyweights Four Year Strong, plus support from Hit The Lights and up-and-coming pop-punk group Forever Came Calling. Local support will also be provided by UK band, Light You Up.

The tour kicks off on March 20 and continues for ten total dates, landing everywhere from London to Leeds. You can view the full list of dates and ticket information at the link below:…

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Bleachers To Embark On US Headlining Tour

Bleachers, the well-known project of fun. guitarist Jack Antonoff have just announced some exciting news for fans.

Antonoff’s band will be leading a 14-stop US tour on the tail end of winter, with dates beginning in March of 2015. The tour will kick off with a single stop in Vancouver, BC on March 4.

Bleachers will receive support from Joywave and Night Terrors of 1927. A promotional poster for the tour also boasts “More dates to be announced.”

You can view the current dates below the jump:…

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Jonny Craig, Kyle Lucas and Captain Midnite Announce Group Album, Tour

It seems Jonny Craig has found enough time between work with Slaves to work on a brand new project with his friend Kyle Lucas.

The duo have teamed up with Captain Midnite to form a project called Jonny x Kyle x Midnite; real inventive.

The group has already recorded an album titled The Blueprint For Going In Circles, which is scheduled for release on January 27. The project even has a 27-stop US tour kicking off in mid-January, and plans to release their debut single on December 2.

You can check Jonny’s official website for tour details, …

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The Districts Share 2015 North American Tour Dates

UTG favorites The Districts have been taking the music world by storm by releasing a fantastic album in Telephone and playing massive festivals like Lollapalooza. The Pennsylvania quartet has announced a new album called A Flourish And A Spoil which will be released on Feb. 10 via Fat Possum as well as releasing its lead single in “4th and Roebling.”

In gearing up for the album, the band will embark on an early 2015 North American tour which will see them start off at Bowery Ballroom on Feb. 10 to coincide with the album’s release. The tour …

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Young The Giant Expand Current Tour

SoCal rockers, Young The Giant, just announced a new string of US dates for 2015 that’ll span February and March.

The extension on the ‘Mind Over Matter Tour’ will begin in Vermont on Feb. 12, wrapping up in Boulder, Colorado about a month later.

Tickets go on sale this Friday for the additional dates, which can be purchased here. A full list of dates can also be found after the jump:…