More Bands Added To Hawthorne Heights’ “Is For Lovers” Festivals

More bands have been added to Hawthorne Heights’ “Is For Lovers” festivals. As previously reported, those events will take place in Kansas, Colorado, and Ohio this summer.

Here’s the updated lineups:

08/27 Wichita, KS – The Wave:

The Wonder Years, Thursday, Laura Jane Grace (Against Me!), Story Of The Year, Hot Mulligan, Hawthorne Heights, Emery, Real Friends, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, The OBGMs, Thick, Old News, Life In Idle, Yasmin Nur, Social Cinema, and Glass Age.

08/28 Denver, CO – Levitt Pavillion:

The Wonder Years, Thursday, Story Of The Year, Hot Mulligan, Hawthorne Heights, Emery, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, The OBGMs, Thick, My Body Sings Electric, and Taking Back Monday DJs.

09/10 Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center:

Descendents, New Found Glory, Motion City Soundtrack, Bayside, The Amity Affliction, Silverstein, Senses Fail, The Wonder Years, Story Of The Year, Hawthorne Heights, Knuckle Puck, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Real Friends, Emery, Holding Absence, Kississippi, Dopamines, Crimson Apple, Bad Luck, Caracara, Nightbeast, Mint Green, Lurk, Dead Bundy, Leggy, Tweens, Better Anyway, Vacation, The Raging Nathans, and Winona Fighter.

Hawthorne Heights Announce “Is For Lovers” Festivals

Hawthorne Heights have announced three “Is For Lovers” festivals. The events will take place in Kansas, Colorado, and Ohio this summer.

Here’s the dates and lineups:

08/27 Wichita, KS – The Wave:

The Wonder Years, Thursday, Laura Jane Grace, Story Of The Year, Hot Mulligan, Hawthorne Heights, Emery, Real Friends, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, The OBGMs, Thick, Old News, Life In Idle, Yasmin Nur, Social Cinema, and Glass Ager.

08/28 Denver, CO – Levitt Pavillion:

The Wonder Years, Thursday, Story Of The Year, Hot Mulligan, Hawthorne Heights, Emery, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, The OBGMs, Thick, and My Body Sings Electric.

09/10 Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center:

Descendents, Bayside, Senses Fail, The Wonder Years, Story Of The Year, Hawthorne Heights, Knuckle Puck, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Emergy, Dopamines, Crimson Apple, Bad Luck, Nightbeast, Mint Green, Dead Bundy, and Better Anyway.

Slipknot To Replace Nine Inch Nails At 2021 Riot Fest

Slipknot have been added to this year’s Riot Fest as a replacement for Nine Inch Nails, who recently cancelled all of their 2021 dates. That event will take place on September 16-19 at Douglas Park in Chicago, IL.

Here’s the updated daily lineups:

September 16 (preview party): Morrissey with special guests.

September 17: The Smashing Pumpkins, Coheed And Cambria, Lupe Fiasco (performing “The Cool“), NOFX, Dirty Heads, Sublime With Rome, Circle Jerks, Dinosaur Jr., Motion City Soundtrack, Thrice, Circa Survive, Meg Myers, The Lawrence Arms, Beach Bunny, Anti-Flag, Living Colour, Fishbone, Envy On The Coast, The Sounds, Amigo The Devil, Eyedress, Beach Goons, Meet Me At The Altar, Seratones, Radkey, Kississippi, Jackie Hayes, Oxymorons, Girlpuppy, and Senio Kino.

September 18: Run The Jewels, Faith No More, Dropkick Murphys, Rancid, Taking Back Sunday, Vic Mensa, Gogol Bordello, Mayday Parade, Bayside, State Champs, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Andrew W.K., Best Coast, Big Freedia, GWAR, Hepcat, Les Savy Fav, The Bronx, Four Year Strong, Citizen, Fucked Up, Joywave, Night Moves, Man On Man, Holy Fawn, The Bollweevils, Ganser, Just Friends, The Orphan The Poet, Bearings, Spider, and Devon Kay & The Solutions.

September 19: Slipknot, Pixies, Machine Gun Kelly, Devo, Mr. Bungle, New Found Glory, Simple Plan, The Ghost Inside, Body Count, Thursday, K.Flay, Knuckle Puck, HEALTH, The Bled, Mother Mother, 3OH!3, Fever 333, Alex G, Kennyhoopla, Bleached, The Gories, FACS, Ratboys, Blackstarkids, The Clockworks, Skating Polly, Pet Symmetry, Melkbelly, Gymshorts, The Weak Days, and Airstream Futures.

Organizers issued the following statement:

“Riot Fest 2021 is almost here. Finally. It’s really happening. Unfortunately, Nine Inch Nails has cancelled all 2021 shows, including this year’s fest—with that, Morrissey will play Thursday curated with very special guests, and Slipknot will close out on Sunday.

All 3-day and Sunday ticket holders now get access to our Thursday Preview Party! And to benefit our Chicago community, tickets are on sale now for Thursday with all proceeds going to Chicago Coalition for the Homeless and other TBA organizations.

Stay tuned for more info and announcements, including a second wave of Riot Fest Late Night shows which will be announced this Friday, August 20th.

Our fans deserve something amazing and we can’t wait to be together again. We’ve been working around the clock to make 2021 even more special—so that hopefully for one weekend, we can escape the world and find comfort in the music and people we hold dear.”

Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, Machine Gun Kelly, Etc. Added To 2021 Riot Fest

More bands have been added to the 2021 Riot Fest. That event will take place on September 17-19 at Douglas Park in Chicago, IL. Here’s the updated daily lineups:

September 17: The Smashing Pumpkins, Coheed And Cambria, Lupe Fiasco (performing “The Cool“), NOFX, Dirty Heads, Sublime With Rome, Circle Jerks, Dinosaur Jr., Motion City Soundtrack, Thrice, Circa Survive, Meg Myers, The Lawrence Arms, Pup, Anti-Flag, Living Colour, Fishbone, Beach Bunny, The Sounds, Amigo The Devil, Eyedress, Beach Goons, Meet Me At The Altar, Night Moves, Seratones, Radkey, Kississippi, Jackie Hayes, Oxymorons, Girlpuppy, and Senio Kino.

September 18: Run The Jewels, Faith No More, Dropkick Murphys, Rancid, Taking Back Sunday, Vic Mensa, Gogol Bordello, Mayday Parade, Bayside, State Champs, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Andrew W.K., Best Coast, Big Freedia, Hepcat, Les Savy Fav, The Bronx, Four Year Strong, Citizen, Fucked Up, Joywave, Man On Man, Holy Fawn, The Bollweevils, Ganser, Just Friends, The Orphan The Poet, Bearings, Spider, and Devon Kay & The Solutions.

September 19: Nine Inch Nails, Pixies, Machine Gun Kelly, Devo, Mr. Bungle, New Found Glory, Simple Plan, The Ghost Inside, Thursday, K.Flay, Knuckle Puck, HEALTH, The Bled, Mother Mother, GWAR, 3OH!3, Fever 333, Alex G, White Lung, Kennyhoopla, Bleached, The Gories, FACS, Ratboys, Blackstarkids, Skating Polly, Pet Symmetry, Melkbelly, Gymshorts, The Weak Days, and Airstream Futures.

New Found Glory Announce Co-Headlining Tour With Simple Plan

New Found Glory have announced a co-headlining tour with Simple Plan. Knuckle Puck will open.

Tour Dates:

05/29 St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live!
05/31 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
06/02 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
06/03 New York, NY – Rooftop at Pier 17
06/07 Boston, MA – House of Blues
06/09 Pittsburgh, PA – Roxian Theatre
06/10 Cleveland, OH – Agora Ballroom
06/12 Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
06/13 Chicago, IL – Concord Music Hall
06/14 Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore
06/16 Denver, CO – Mission Ballroom
06/17 Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot
06/19 Seattle, WA – Showbox Sodo
06/20 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
06/21 Berkeley, CA – UC Theater
06/23 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
06/25 Phoenix, AZ – Marquee Theatre
06/27 Dallas, TX – South Side Ballroom
06/28 Austin, TX – Stubb’s

More Bands Added To 2020 Slam Dunk Festival

More bands have been added to the 2020 Slam Dunk Festival in the UK. That event will be held in Leeds on May 23 and Hatfield on May 24. Here’s the updated lineup: Sum 41, Don Broco, NOFX, Billy Talent, State Champs, The Used, The Story So Far, Refused, Pennywise, Reel Big Fish, Mayday Parade, The Wonder Years, Motion City Soundtrack, Four Year Strong, Basement, Young Guns, We Are The In Crowd, Knuckle Puck, Your Demise, The Vandals, Face to Face, Ice Nine Kills, Bedouin Soundclash, Comeback Kid, Issues, Bayside, Dream State, Hands Like Houses, Deez Nuts, Movements, Fit For A King, Mom Jeans, Grayscale, and Free Throw.

Knocked Loose, Harm’s Way, Etc. Set For Snowed In Festival

Knocked Loose, Knuckle Puck, Harm’s Way, Hot Mulligan, Vein, Kublai Khan, Belmont, Sanction, Sharptooth, Small Talks, Dark Spring, Hellbound, and Heyohwell are all set to perform at this year’s Snowed In festival. That event will take place at the Agora Theatre in Cleveland, OH on December 21.

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Good Charlotte Add Date To Upcoming Tour, Reschedule Shows

Good Charlotte have added an Albuquerque, NM date to their upcoming tour with Sleeping With Sirens, Knuckle Puck, and The Dose. With this news, the band have also announced that their Oklahoma City, OK and Kansas City, MO shows have been rescheduled. You can find their updated schedule below.

Tour Dates:

10/12 Mexico City, Mexico – Open Air ACMX (Good Charlotte only)
10/13 Puebla, Mexico – Tecate Comuna (Good Charlotte only)
10/16 Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live
10/17 Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
10/19 Raleigh, NC – The Ritz
10/20 Lynchburg, VA – Phase 2
10/21 Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
10/23 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
10/25 Toronto, ON – Rebel
10/26 Montreal, QC – MTelus
10/27 Syracuse, NY – SI Hall at the Fairgrounds
10/28 Cleveland, OH – Agora Theatre
10/29 New York, NY – Terminal 5
11/01 Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
11/02 Columbus, OH – Express Live!
11/03 Grand Rapids, MI – Monroe 20
11/04 Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre
11/06 Minneapolis, MN – Skyway Theatre
11/10 San Antonio, TX – Aztec Theater
11/11 Dallas, TX – House of Blues
11/12 Houston, TX – House of Blues
11/14 Denver, CO – Ogden Theater
11/15 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
11/16 Garden City, ID – Revolution Concert House
11/17 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
11/18 Seattle, WA – Showbox SODO
11/20 San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theater
11/21 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium
11/23 Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
11/24 Las Vegas, NV – The Pearl at The Palms
11/26 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
11/27 Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
11/28 Kansas City, MO – Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland

Sleeping With Sirens & Knuckle Puck Added To Good Charlotte’s North American Tour

Good Charlotte have confirmed that Sleeping With Sirens and Knuckle Puck will be the opening acts on their upcoming North American tour. The group will be touring in support of their new album “Generation Rx” (out September 14).

Tour Dates:

10/12 Mexico City, Mexico – Open Air ACMX
10/13 Puebla, Mexico – Tecate Comuna
10/16 Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live
10/17 Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
10/19 Raleigh, NC – The Ritz
10/20 Lynchburg, VA – Phase 2
10/21 Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
10/23 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
10/25 Toronto, ON – Rebel
10/26 Montreal, QC – MTelus
10/27 Syracuse, NY – SI Hall at the Fairgrounds
10/28 Cleveland, OH – Agora Theatre
10/29 New York, NY – Terminal 5
11/01 Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
11/02 Columbus, OH – Express Live!
11/03 Grand Rapids, MI – Monroe 20
11/04 Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre
11/06 Minneapolis, MN – Skyway Theatre
11/07 Kansas City, MO – Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
11/09 Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
11/10 San Antonio, TX – Aztec Theater
11/11 Dallas, TX – House of Blues
11/12 Houston, TX – House of Blues
11/14 Denver, CO – Ogden Theater
11/15 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
11/16 Garden City, ID – Revolution Concert House
11/17 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
11/18 Seattle, WA – Showbox SODO
11/20 San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theater
11/21 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium
11/23 Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
11/24 Las Vegas, NV – The Pearl at The Palms

Final Vans Warped Tour Show To Be Recorded For “The Final Hours” Live Compilation

The last date of the Vans Warped Tour’s final cross-country run, which is set to take place on August 5 at the Coral Sky Amphitheater in West Palm Beach, FL, will be recorded for a new live compilation called “The Final Hours.” The release will include two songs from each artist and proceeds will go towards FEND. Here’s who will be featured on it: Reel Big Fish, Mayday Parade, Waterparks, Less Than Jake, New Found Glory, Simple Plan, We The Kings, The Maine, August Burns Red, Chelsea Grin, Deez Nuts, My Children My Bride, Twiztid, Ice Nine Kills, Kublai Khan, Sense Fail, Crown The Empire, Every Time I Die, Unearth, In Hearts Wake, Nekrogoblikon, Capstan, Doll Skin, Palaye Royale, As It Is, Grayscale, Movements, Real Friends, Wage War, Issues, Knuckle Puck, and Makeout. Pre-orders can be found HERE.