House of Blues Unveils Revolt Tour 2011, Featuring Headliner Hollywood Undead
Inaugural Bill Includes Special Guests 10 Years, Drive A, New Medicine Tour Kicks Off April 6 in Boston at House of Blues Running Through May 27; With Stops in Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, New Orleans and Dallas, Among Other Major Cities
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 23, 2011 -- House of Blues and A&M/Octone recording artist Hollywood Undead have announced the inaugural Revolt Tour 2011 headlined by Hollywood Undead, featuring special guests 10 Years, Drive A and New Medicine. The tour kicks off April 6 in Boston at the House of Blues.
"House of Blues has had the honor of working with Hollywood Undead on all their sold-out headlining tours since their 2009 breakthrough," said Kelly Kapp, vice president, House of Blues Talent. "We've developed a great relationship over the past few years and we couldn't think of a better headliner for the Revolt Tour. Our goal is to grow this into an annual tour that showcases both established & developing artists."
Hollywood Undead's new album, "American Tragedy," will be released April 5, 2011. It follows the 2008 CD, "Swan Songs," which is approaching platinum status worldwide.
Universal Republic recording artists 10 Years', the alt rock band from Knoxville, TN, recently released it's third album, "Feeding the Wolves." The new single, "Fix Me," is a return to the roots the group established with the #1 smash "Wasteland."
Dead Conflict recording artists Drive A will release a new album, "The World in Shambles," April 5. The Los Angeles band has built a growing fan base since the release of its debut album, "Loss of Desire," in 2009. Their single "Revolt" is an anthem for the tour and can be downloaded for free on the tour website www.therevolttour.com.
Minneapolis based New Medicine will also join the Revolt. New Medicine injects a little hope into hard rock on their debut album, Race You to the Bottom, out now via Photo Finish Records.
Tickets will go on sale to the public Friday, February 25 & Saturday, February 26. There will be several pre-sales running fromFebruary 21 – February 25 including a fan club pre-sale and the Citibank pre-sale through Live Nation. Check livenation.comfor local on-sale dates & times.
More information, individual shows, and ticket purchases can be obtained by visiting www.livenation.com.
The complete tour dates:
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About House of Blues
Founded in 1992, The 13 House of Blues are located throughout the United States and form the country's pre-eminent collection of intimate music venues. Each features state-of-the-art sound and lighting technology in one-of-a-kind custom designed environments aimed to bring fans as close as possible to the artists. Every location's restaurant and bar is adorned with signature original folk-art – part of the world's largest collection – combined with the House of Blues legendary hospitality and tantalizing cuisine.
SOURCE House of Blues