August Burns Red Announce 15th Anniversary Show

August Burns Red have announced that they will be playing a special 15th anniversary set at the 2018 Launch Music Conference & Festival. That show will take place at Freedom Hall in Lancaster, PA on April 14.

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August Burns Red Cover Wham!’s “Last Christmas”

August Burns Red have premiered their cover of Wham!’s “Last Christmas.” You can check that out below:

Dustin Davidson commented:

“This year I sat down with the intention of writing something upbeat, melodic, and shredtastic. When I decided to cover ‘Last Christmas‘ I kept in mind that most people only know the chorus of the song. I didn’t want to recreate something word for word, or note by note, so I took the main hook and built a bunch of original ideas around it. The lyrics to Wham!‘s ‘Last Christmas‘ are very sad, so if you’re feeling lonely this holiday season, I hope this cover finds you well.”

August Burns Red’s Cover Of “Carol Of The Bells” Is Being Played At A Disney Resort

A Disney resort is apparently rocking August Burns Red’s cover of “Carol Of The Bells” as a backing track for a marching band. That song appears on the band’s 2012 holiday release, “August Burns Red Presents: Sleddin’ Hill, A Holiday Album.” It is worth noting that the band tagged Disney World in the below tweet, but a comment suggests that the track is actually being played at Disneyland’s California Adventure.

August Burns Red Announce 2018 North American Tour With Born Of Osiris, ERRA, & Ocean Grove

August Burns Red have announced a North American tour with Born Of Osiris, ERRA, and Ocean Grove. Check out the dates below.

Tour Dates:

01/05 Montreal, QC – Metropolis/ M-Telus
01/06 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
01/07 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
01/09 Cleveland, OH – House of Blues
01/10 Pontiac, MI – The Crofoot
01/11 Chicago, IL – House of Blues
01/12 Milwaukee, WI – The Rave
01/13 Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
01/14 Winnipeg, MB – The Garrick
01/16 Edmonton, AB – Union Hall
01/17 Calgary, AB – The Palace
01/19 Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theater
01/20 Seattle, WA – The Showbox
01/21 Portland, OR – Roseland
01/23 Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades
01/24 San Diego, CA – House of Blues
01/25 Los Angeles, CA – Belasco Theater
01/26 Phoenix, AZ – The Marquee
01/27 Albuquerque, NM – Historic El Rey
01/29 Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
01/30 Lawrence, KS – Granada Theater
01/31 St. Louis, MO – The Ready Room
02/01 Memphis, TN – New Daisy
02/02 Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Live
02/03 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live Ballroom
02/04 Austin, TX – Emo’s
02/06 Tampa, FL – The Ritz Ybor
02/07 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution
02/08 Orlando, FL – The Beacham
02/09 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade (Heaven)
02/10 Greensboro, NC – Arizona Pete’s
02/11 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
02/13 Norfolk, VA – the Norva
02/14 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Sound Stage
02/15 Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom
02/16 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
02/17 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
02/18 Philadelphia, PA – Theater of Living Arts