In this installment of the APTV original interview series, ONE ON GUNZ, Gunz hits the streets of New York City to chat up the Maine frontman John O’Callaghan about the band’s You Are Ok era, forgetting lyrics onstage and which song he considers to be the song on their newest record.
Gunz also gives you the exclusive on Twin XL—an up and coming, freshly signed band who recently released the soundtrack to your summer: How To Talk To Strangers EP.
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The Maine and Grayscale are hitting the road in the U.S., starting May 9 in Tucson, Arizona in support of Are You Ok. 

Additionally, the band will be a part of the first-ever Sad Summer Festival alongside State ChampsMayday Paradethe Wonder Years and more.

You can check out all the dates and cities on the band’s upcoming tour and Sad Summer Festival below and get your tickets here.

Remaining North American dates

04/26 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre *
04/27 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
04/28 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
04/30 – Denver, CO @ The Summit *
05/01 – Denver, CO @ The Summit *
05/02 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex *
05/03 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex *
05/04 – Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues *
05/05 – Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues *
* with Taking Back Sunday

05/09 – Tucson, AZ @ 191 Toole
05/11 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk
05/13 – Pensacola, FL @ Vinyl
05/14 – Birmingham, AL @ Workplay
05/15 – Nashville, TN @ Cowan
05/17 – Charleston, SC @ Amo’s
05/18 – Charlotte, NC @ Music Farm
05/19 – Richmond, VA @ Broadberry
05/21 – Indianapolis, IN @ Deluxe
05/24 – Bloomington, IL @ Castle Theatre
05/25 – Iowa City, IA @ Blue Moose Tap House
05/26 – Omaha, NE @ Waiting Room
05/28 – St. Louis, MO @ Delmar Hall
05/29 – Tulsa, OK @ Vanguard
05/31 – Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad

Brazilian dates

06/13 – Curtiba, Brazil @ Selfie Brasil
06/15 – São Paulo, Brazil @ Tropical Butantã
06/16 – Rio De Janeiro, Brazil @ Sacadura 154
06/18 – Belo Horizonte, Brazil @ Centro Cultural

Sad Summer Festival dates

07/05 –Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live! *#
07/06 – Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall *#
07/08 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade (Mayday Parade, State Champs, Stand Atlantic)
07/09 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade (The Maine, The Wonder Years, Mom Jeans, Just Friends)
07/10 –Orlando, FL @ Orlando Amphitheater %
07/12 – Baltimore, MD @ MECU Pavilion
07/13 –Philadelphia, PA @ Skyline Stage at The Mann Center
07/14 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium Outdoors ^
07/16 – New York, NY @ Pier 17
07/17 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summer Stage  *
07/19 – Pittsburgh, PA @ StageAE
07/20 – Columbus, OH @ Express Live! Outdoor
07/21 – Pontiac, MI @ Crofoot Festival Grounds in  *$
07/23 – Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom
07/24 – Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
07/25 – Minneapolis, MN @ Myth Live @
07/27 – Denver, CO @ Sculpture Park  *+
08/03 – Anaheim, CA @ City National Grove Outdoors  *

@ without the Maine
* without the Wonder Years
$ Every Avenue
^ Four Year Strong
% Set It Off
# Forever The Sickest Kids
+ Emo Nite

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