Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, Disturbed, Etc. Set For 2021 Welcome To Rockville Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2021 Welcome To Rockville festival. The event will take place at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL on November 11-14 and the daily lineups can be found below:

November 11: Nine Inch Nails, Deftones, Cypress Hill, Stone Temple Pilots, Architects, Grandson, Dorothy, Dead Sara, Spiritbox, Jeris Johnson, Brass Against, Teenage Wrist, Nascar Aloe, Siiickbrain, Dana Dentata, Avoid, Blame My Youth, and Contracult Collective.

November 12: Metallica, Rob Zombie, Social Distortion, Chevelle, Pennywise, Beartooth, Starset, Wage War, Ice Nine Kills, Crown The Empire, Ayron Jones, Amigo The Devil, Zero 9:36, Hyro The Hero, Tallah, Austin Meade, Ego Kill Talent, and Reach NYC.

November 13: Disturbed, The Offspring, Staind, Lamb Of God, Asking Alexandria, GWAR, Badflower, Fever 333, Atreyu, New Years Day, Bad Omens, Sick Puppies, 3TEETH, All Good Things, Joyous Wolf, Fame On Fire, and Brkn Love.

November 14: Metallica, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Mudvayne, Mastodon, Anthrax, Falling In Reverse, Sleeping With Sirens, Code Orange, Dance Gavin Dance, Of Mice & Men, Jelly Roll, Fire From The Gods, Goodbye June, Alien Weaponry, Higher Power, Hero The Band, and Survive The Sun.

Dance Gavin Dance Share “Man Of The Year” Live Video From “Tree City Sessions 2”

Dance Gavin Dance have shared a new live video for their song “Man Of The Year.“ The footage is taken from the band’s “Tree City Sessions 2” virtual concert, which was held on the Sacramento Tower Bridge in Sacramento, CA on December 19, 2020. A live album featuring the set is available in digital outlets now and new vinyl pressings will be released on May 28.

Dance Gavin Dance Guitarist Will Swan’s Blue Swan Records Partners With Rise Records/BMG

Will Swan (Dance Gavin Dance) has announced that his label Blue Swan Records have partnered with Rise Records/BMG. The deal will help the label “expand operations and provide a greater platform to sign, develop and promote artists from within the post-hardcore and heavy experimental scene.”

Swan commented:

“I’m really excited to work with BMG to continue to build the budding scene for post-hardcore and experimental heavy music. There is a lot of exciting music being made right now and it’s an honor to be able to provide a platform to expose artists from culturally and musically diverse backgrounds, whom I really believe in, to a larger audience whilst continuing to legitimize Blue Swan’s presence in the scene.”

Rise Records/BMG Vice President Sean Heydorn added:

“Will and Sergio [Medina, Blue Swan Records Vice President] have created something really special. They’ve put art and creativity first and the result has been an eclectic catalog of fantastic releases which we will quickly add to with some great albums coming this year. Having worked with Will for over 13 years, it’s been awesome watching him develop BSR from the ground up. We are honored they chose us to partner with them and help them and their artists continue to grow.”

Eidola, Royal Coda, and Wolf & Bear are expected to release new music via Blue Swan Records later this year.

Dance Gavin Dance Postpone “Afterburner” Tour And “Swanfest” Once Again

Dance Gavin Dance have postponed their tour with Animals As Leaders, Veil Of Maya, Eidola, and Wolf & Bear once again due to the coronavirus pandemic. The trek is now set to take place in fall 2021. On top of that, Dance Gavin Dance’s “Swanfest” at Papa Murphy’s Park in Sacramento, CA has now been postponed to April 23, 2022.

2021 Tour Dates:

09/07 Portland, OR – McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
09/08 Seattle, WA – Showbox Sodo
09/11 Hollywood, CA – Hollywood Palladium
09/13 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
09/15 Denver, CO – Mission Ballroom
09/16 Kansas City, MO – Arvest Bank Theatre
09/17 Minneapolis, MN – Fillmore Minneapolis
09/18 Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Ballroom
09/19 St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
09/21 Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
09/22 Columbus, OH – Express Live!
09/23 Toronto, ON – Rebel
09/24 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
09/25 Detroit, MI – Masonic Temple Theatre
09/27 Norfolk, VA – The NorVa
09/29 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
09/30 Boston, MA – House Of Blues
10/01 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
10/02 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
10/03 New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
10/05 Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues
10/06 St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live
10/08 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
10/09 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
10/10 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
10/12 Dallas, TX – Bomb Factory
10/13 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
10/14 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
10/15 San Antonio, TX – Vibes Event Center
10/16 Oklahoma City, OK – The Criterion
10/18 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theater
10/19 Tempe, AZ – The Marquee
10/20 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl

Dance Gavin Dance Digitally Release “Tree City Sessions 2” Live Album

Dance Gavin Dance have digitally released a new live album titled “Tree City Sessions 2.” The effort was recorded during the band’s recent virtual concert, which they played on the Sacramento Tower Bridge in Sacramento, CA. A vinyl pressing of the set will be released at a later date.

“Tree City Sessions 2” Track Listing:

01. “The Backwards Pumpkin Song” (Tree City Sessions)
02. “Uneasy Hearts Weigh The Most” (Tree City Sessions)
03. “NASA” (Tree City Sessions)
04. “Blue Dream” (Tree City Sessions)
05. “Strawberry Swisher, Pt. 3” (Tree City Sessions)
06. “Jesus H. Macy” (Tree City Sessions)
07. “Stroke God, Millionaire” (Tree City Sessions)
08. “Awkward” (Tree City Sessions)
09. “Summertime Gladness” (Tree City Sessions)
10. “Inspire The Liars” (Tree City Sessions)
11. “Man Of The Year” (Tree City Sessions)
12. “Son Of Robot” (Tree City Sessions)
13. “Evaporate” (Tree City Sessions)
14. “Strawberry’s Wake” (Tree City Sessions)
15. “Nothing Shameful” (Tree City Sessions)

Dance Gavin Dance Announce “Tree City Sessions Volume 2” Streaming Event

Dance Gavin Dance have announced a virtual concert, which they are calling “Tree City Sessions Volume 2.” The fan-voted set will take place at the Sacramento Tower Bridge and it will stream on December 19.

Tilian Pearson commented:

“We are poised to step up to the challenge of playing a fully fan-voted set, and it is an honor to be able to shut down traffic in the middle of the city to do it.”

Mike Testa, President & CEO of Visit Sacramento, added:

“Sacramento has a deep history of prominent bands that call our city home and we’re excited to add Dance Gavin Dance to that list. You can tell by their heartfelt words, and their energetic performance, that they love their hometown as much as we do and we’re proud to showcase them on the region’s most notable landmark, the Tower Bridge.”

Notably, the band will be recording the performance for a new live album. Select ticket packages will come with a vinyl pressing of that effort.

Dance Gavin Dance Announce Virtual “Afterburner” Album Release Show

Dance Gavin Dance will be celebrating the release of their new album “Afterburner“ with a virtual concert on July 17. You can find tickets for that HERE. “Afterburner” was digitally released in April and will be receiving a physical release on Friday (July 10).

Dance Gavin Dance, Animals As Leaders, Issues, Etc. Tour Postponed To 2021

Dance Gavin Dance have postponed their tour with Animals As Leaders, Issues, Veil Of Maya, and Wolf & Bear once again. The trek is now set to take place in spring 2021.

Tour Dates:

03/11 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium
03/12 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl
03/13 Tempe, AZ – The Marquee
03/15 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theater
03/17 San Antonio, TX – Vibes Event Center
03/18 Dallas, TX – Bomb Factory
03/19 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
03/22 Oklahoma City, OK – The Criterion
03/23 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
03/25 Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues
03/26 St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live
03/27 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
03/28 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
03/30 Norfolk, VA – The Norva
03/31 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
04/01 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
04/02 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
04/03 Boston, MA – House Of Blues
04/04 New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
04/06 Toronto, ON – Rebel
04/07 Columbus, OH – Express Live!
04/08 Detroit, MI – Masonic Temple Theatre
04/09 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
04/10 Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
04/12 Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Ballroom
04/13 Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore
04/14 St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
04/16 Kansas City, MO – Arvest Bank Theatre
04/17 Denver, CO – Mission Ballroom
04/19 Salt Lake City, UT – Union Event Center
04/21 Seattle, WA – Showbox Sodo
04/22 Portland, OR – McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
04/24 Sacramento, CA – Papa Murphy’s Park (‘Swanfest‘)

Dance Gavin Dance commented:

“It may come as no surprise, but we unfortunately need to postpone The Afterburner Tour and Swanfest until spring 2021. Current tickets will be valid for the newly announced dates. If you have further questions about your tickets please contact the original point of purchase.

We are looking forward to seeing you next year! In the meantime, stay safe, and keep your eyes open for any DGD related activity.”

Dance Gavin Dance Premiere “Three Wishes” Video

Dance Gavin Dance have premiered a new video for their new song “Three Wishes.” The clip was put together with fan-submitted footage. The track is from the band’s new album “Afterburner,” which will be released on April 24.