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Sleeping With Sirens announce North American headlining tour with Set It Off, The Gospel Youth

By Maggie Dickman

Sleeping With Sirens have announced that they’ll be celebrating the release of Gossip with new North American tour dates to kick 2018 off right.

Read more: Hear Sleeping With Sirens’ festive holiday song, “Christmas On The Road”

The tour starts January 22 in Philadelphia, and the 18-date run will wrap up February 16 in Indianapolis. Plus, Set It Off and the Gospel Youth have been announced as support, meaning it’s going to be a serious party.

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. local time. Check out the full list of cities and dates below!

 

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Dates:
Jan. 22 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Foundry – Philadelphia
Jan. 23 – Albany, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
Jan. 25 – Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
Jan. 26 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
Jan. 27 – Reading, PA @ Reverb
Jan. 29 – Columbus, OH @ Newport
Jan. 30 – Joliet, IL @ The Forge
Jan. 31 – Minneapolis, MN @ The Cabooze
Feb. 1 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings
Feb. 3 – Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall
Feb. 4 – Calgary, AB @ The Palace
Feb. 6 – Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theatre
Feb. 7 – Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
Feb. 9 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Complex
Feb. 11 – Park City, UT @ Team USA WinterFest°
Feb. 13 – Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon St
Feb. 14 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection
Feb. 16 – Indianapolis, IN @ Deluxe at Old National Centre

Sleeping With Sirens’ fifth album, Gossip, just came out in September. Vocalist Kellin Quinn spoke to AP about the record’s themes of finding hope among trying times: “I think [it’s about] being lost and then finding hope,” Quinn says.

“It’s a dark record. It sounds dark, but there’s a hopefulness in everything. That’s always something I’ve tried to do as a vocalist. When I write about a sad topic, I always want there to be a light at the end of the tunnel.”

And though they’re likely not going to be bringing their holiday tunes with them on tour in January, you can listen to their festive holiday song “Christmas On The Road” here.

 

Black Veil Brides and Asking Alexandria announce massive co-headlining tour

September 26 2017, 11:42 AM EDT By Maggie Dickman

Yep, you read that right: Black Veil Brides and Asking Alexandria are co-headlining a massive 2018 tour, and we’re already counting down the days until it kicks off.

Check out the full list of cities and dates below!

Read more: Asking Alexandria unleash first new song since Danny Worsnop’s return—listen

The tour kicks off January 10 at The Complex in Salt Lake City, UT, rolling through major markets coast to coast, and concluding in Las Vegas, NV at House of Blues on March 2.

Crown The Empire have been announced as support for the full tour—and we couldn’t be more stoked.

Both Asking Alexandria and Black Veil Brides have albums set to be released in the coming year, meaning we have both a tour and new music to look forward to.

“The Black Veil Brides record will come out at the top end of 2018,” Biersack explains. “The reason for the delay was that—first of all—we took 15 months to make the record, we really wanted everything to be as perfect as possible.”

Asking Alexandria just debuted a thrilling music video for their new song, “Into The Fire,” taken from their yet-to-be-titled full-length due out this year. Give it a listen here.

Tickets go on sale Friday, Sept. 29.

Check out the full list of cities and dates below!

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