Rise Against Announces North American ‘Mourning in Amerika Tour’

Rise Against will kick off their 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 Coney Island Amphitheatre in New York City (August…

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Posted on March 26, 2018

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Rise Against will kick off their 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 Coney Island Amphitheatre 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. See below for itinerary.

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
7/27 – Montréal, QC @ ’77 Montréal (festival)*
7/28 – Toronto, ON @ RBC Echo Beach +
7/29 – Portland, ME @ State Theatre*
7/31 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium*
8/1 – New York, NY @ Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk
8/3 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
8/4 – Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
8/5 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summer Stage
8/7 – Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater
8/9 – Niagara Falls, NY @ Rapids Theatre*
8/10 – Rouyn-Noranda, QC @ Osisko En Lumieres Fest*
9/6 – Minneapolis, MN @ The Armory
9/8 – Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field (with Fall Out Boy)
9/9 – Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works*
9/11 – Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Bar-B-Q*
9/12 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
9/13 – Dallas, TX @ Toyota Music Factory
9/15 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
9/16 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
9/17 – Boise, ID @ Revolution Concert House
9/19 – Bozeman, MT @ Brick Breeden Fieldhouse
9/20 – Calgary, AB @ Grey Eagle Event Centre +
9/21 – Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Expo Center, Hall B +
9/23 – Vancouver BC @ PNE Forum +
9/24 – Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater
9/25 – Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
9/28 – Concord, CA @ Concord Pavilion
9/29 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl*
9/30 – Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheatre
*not a Live Nation date
+on sale to general public beginning April 6 at 10am local time

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Andrew Wendowski is the Founder and CEO of Music Mayhem. As a 29-year-old entrepreneur, he oversees content as the Editor-In-Chief for the independent brand. Wendowski, who splits time between Philadelphia, Penn., and Nashville, Tenn., has an extensive background in multimedia. Before launching Music Mayhem in 2014, he worked as a highly sought-after photojournalist and tour photographer, collaborating with such labels as Interscope Records and Republic Records. He has captured photos of some of the biggest names, including Taylor Swift, Metallica, Harry Styles, P!NK, Morgan Wallen, Carrie Underwood, The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Shania Twain, and hundreds more. Wendowski’s photos and freelance work have appeared nationwide and can be seen everywhere from ad campaigns to various publications, including Billboard and Rolling Stone. When Wendowski isn’t running Music Mayhem, he enjoys spending time at concerts, traveling, and capturing photos.

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