AFI Announce "Mourning In America" Summer Tour With Rise Against - BassPlayer.com
AFI is touring in support of their critically acclaimed latest release, AFI (The Blood Album) (Concord), which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Alternative and Hard Rock Albums Charts

Multi-platinum-selling alt-rock band AFI will be joining RISEAGAINST for the “Mourning In Amerika” Tour, which kicks off July 28 at RBC Echo Beach in Toronto with Anti-Flag (see itinerary below). Tickets go on sale March 30 - information can be found at http://afireinside.net/.

AFI is touring in support of their critically acclaimed latest release, AFI (The Blood Album) (Concord), which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Alternative and Hard Rock Albums Charts and No. 5 on The Billboard 200. It’s the band’s second consecutive Top 10 Billboard debut following 2013’s Burials.

The band revealed the album in stages: Stereogum premiered “Get Hurt” (which was also spotlighted on “Best of the Week with Zane Lowe” on Beats 1), Pitchfork debuted the “Snow Cats” video (which the band also performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live!), Rolling Stone launched “White Offerings” and NME introduced “Aurelia.” The band has been touring endlessly in support, headlining an international run that saw them playing to packed-house crowds around the world.

Q gave AFI (The Blood Album) 4 stars, AV Club said it sounded like the band are “as fired up now as they were 25 years ago,” People magazine made it a Pick of the Week, The 405 praised it as “their strongest album in a decade” and ABC News gave it 3.5 stars and described it as “a dynamic record that should please both old and new fans of the band.”

Since the release of 1995’s debut album Answer That and Stay Fashionable, AFI (vocalist Davey Havok, guitarist Jade Puget, bassist Hunter Burgan and drummer Adam Carson) have written and recorded five top ten hit singles, hit No. 1 on The Billboard 200 (with the stunning Decemberunderground), garnered worldwide critical acclaim and amassed a fiercely loyal global following whose members number in the millions.

Catch them live on the “Mourning In Amerika” Tour. Dates are as follows:

July 28th, Toronto, ON @ RBC Echo Beach**

July 29th, Portland, ME @ State Theatre

July 31st, Worcester, MA @ The Palladium

August 1st, New York, NY @ Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk

August 3rd, Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena

August 4th, Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing

August 5th, Asbury Park, NJ @ The Stone Pony Summer Stage

August 7th, Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater

August 9th, Niagara Falls, NY @ The Rapids Theatre

September 6th, Minneapolis, MN @ The Armory

September 9th, Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works

September 11th, Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Bar-B-Q

September 12th, Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center

September 13th, Dallas, TX @ Toyota Music Factory

September 15th, Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

September 16th Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex

September 17th, Boise, ID @ Revolution Concert House

September 19th, Bozeman, MT @ Brick Breeden Fieldhouse

September 20th, Calgary, AB @ Grey Eagle Event Centre**

September 21st, Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Expo Centre, Hall B**

September 23rd, Vancouver, BC @ PNE Forum**

September 24th, Seattle, WA @ WaMu

September 25th, Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom

September 28th, Concord, CA @ Concord Pavilion

September 29th, Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl

September 30th, Irvine, CA @ Five Point Amphitheatre

**on sale April 6th at 10am local

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