Rise Against Announce Summer 2015 Tour With Killswitch Engage + Letlive
It's on! Rise Against will be offering one of the more diverse tour packages of the summer, inviting metal favorites Killswitch Engage and post-hardcore rockers letlive to join them on the road this summer.
The newly announced tour will kick off July 17 at the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Rise Against's home base of Chicago and will wrap Aug. 16 at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver. Tickets for the trek go on sale this Friday (April 10), though there is a pre-sale that kicks off Thursday (April 9) at this location.
Rise Against made the announcement via their Facebook page and included a video teasing the trek. The post can be viewed below.
We're excited to announce that we’re going on tour this summer and taking Killswitch Engage and letlive with us!RSVP...
Posted by Rise Against on Monday, April 6, 2015
Rise Against are promoting their seventh studio album, The Black Market. The disc has already spawned the singles "I Don't Want to Live Here Anymore" and "Tragedy + Time."
Killswitch Engage are touring in support of their sixth studio album, Disarm the Descent, which featured the return of original vocalist Jesse Leach. The group is said to be in the early creative stages of their next studio album.
As for letlive, the band's most recent release is 2013's The Blackest Beautiful. In a 2014 interview, frontman Jason Butler told Loudwire the band was planning to set aside some time to start writing for their next album.
Check out the full list of tour dates for the summer run below.
Rise Against / Killswitch Engage / Letlive Summer 2015 Tour
7/17 -- Chicago, Ill. -- FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
7/19 -- Toronto, Ontario -- TD Echo Beach
7/21 -- Montreal, Quebec -- Olympia de Montreal
7/22 -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
7/24 -- Boston, Mass. -- Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
7/25 -- Pittsburgh, Pa. -- Stage AE
7/26 -- Asbury Park, N.J. -- Stone Pony Summer Stage
7/28 -- New York, N.Y. -- Central Park Summer Stage
7/29 -- Silver Springs, Md. -- The Fillmore
7/31 -- Milwaukee, Wis. -- Eagles Ballroom
8/1 -- Minneapolis, Minn. -- The Cabooze
8/2 -- Winnipeg, Manitoba -- Burton Cummings Theatre
8/4 -- Calgary, Alberta -- Big Four
8/5 -- Edmonton, Alberta -- Shaw Conference Centre
8/7 -- Seattle, Wash. -- ShowBox SoDo
8/9 -- Portland, Ore. -- Roseland Theater
8/11 -- San Francisco, Calif. -- The Masonic
8/13 -- Los Angeles, Calif. -- Hollywood Palladium
8/16 -- Denver, Colo. -- Fillmore Auditorium