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Snail Mail added new tour dates—plus, don’t miss Badflower live on NBC’s Last Call With Carson Daly. Check out the news you might have missed today below!

1. The Color Fred share new tour, premiere single

The Color Fred, the project of former Taking Back Sunday guitarist Fred Mascherino, has returned after a 10-year hiatus with a new single and tour. “Don’t Give Up” premiered today via Alternative Press, available here. Check out the two upcoming dates below, and grab your tickets here.



Dates:

06/14 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie
06/15 – Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory

2. Badflower perform on NBC’s Last Call With Carson Daly

Badflower hopped on NBC’s Last Call With Carson Daly to perform their latest single, “Promise Me,” as well as “x ANA x.” The band are currently on the road in support of their latest album, OK I’M SICK, before joining Shinedown on the ATTENTION ATTENTION tour. Tickets are on sale now, with the full list of dates below.

Dates:
05/01 – Chattanooga, TN @ Songbirds +
05/02 – Nashville, TN @ Cowan +
05/07 – Johnson City, TN @ Capone’s +
05/08 – Huntsville, AL @ Sidetracks +
05/14 – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground +
06/21 – The Woodlands, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion *
06/23 – Simpsonville, SC @ CCMB Amphitheatre at Heritage Park Simpsonville *
06/25 – Charlotte, NC @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre *
06/26 – Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater *
06/28 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center *
06/29 – Westbrook, ME @ Maine Savings Pavilion at Rock Row *
07/01 – Boston, MA @ Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion *
07/03 – Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion *
07/05 – Bethel, NY @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts *
07/06 – Syracuse, NY @ St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview *
07/09 – Toronto, ON @ RBC Echo Beach *
07/10 – Burgettstown, PA @ KeyBank Pavilion *
07/13 – Detroit, MI @ Riff Fest at DTE Energy Music Theatre
07/14 – Tinsley Park, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre *
07/18 – West Valley City, UT @ USANA Amphitheatre *
07/20 – Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre *
07/21 – Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheatre *
07/24 – Reno, NV @ Reno Events Center *
07/26 – Kent, WA @ accesso ShoWare Center *
07/27 – Ridgefield, WA @ Sunlight Supply Amphitheater *
^ with Nothing More
+ with Deal Casino and Pretty Vicious
* with Shinedown

3. Cursive release new music video

Cursive dropped their latest music video for “Pick Up The Pieces,” taken from last year’s full-length, Vitriola. The band also announced a co-headline tour with mewithoutYou, kicking off May 4. Tickets for the tour are available here, with dates below.

Dates:
05/03 – Sioux Falls, SD @ Icon Lounge*
05/04 – Minneapolis, MN @ Fine Line#
05/06 – Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall#
05/08 – Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge#
05/09 – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick#
05/10 – Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop#
05/11 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore%
05/12 – Lancaster, PA @ Tellus 360#
05/14 – Boston, MA @ Paradise#
05/15 – Providence, RI @ The Met*
05/16 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom#
05/17 – Jersey City, NJ @ White Eagle Hall#
05/18 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat#
05/19 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Elevation 27#
05/20 – Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry#
05/21 – Harrisonburg, VA @ The Golden Pony*
05/22 – Cincinnati, OH @ Woodward Theater#
05/23 – Louisville, KY @ Headliners#
05/24 – Maquoketa, IA @ Codfish Hollow#
05/25 – Omaha, NE @ Winchester#
# with mewithoutYou and the Appleseed Cast
% with Balance And Composure, mewithoutYou and the Appleseed Cast
* with the Appleseed Cast

4. Hot Water Music announce new EP, drop single

Hot Water Music shared details on a new EP, Shake Up The Shadows. The band teased their new sound with the first single, “Rebellion Story.” The EP drops May 24, and you can preorder it here. The band also head out for a string of 25-year anniversary tour dates in June, with tickets available here and dates below.

Dates:
06/21 – Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts
06/22 – Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts
06/24 – Austin, TX @ Barracuda
06/25 – Austin, TX @ Barracuda
07/26 – Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater
07/27 – Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater
09/14 – Saint Augustine, FL @ Backyard Stage at The Amp
02/20 – Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry
02/21 – Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry

5. Snail Mail extends tour

Snail Mail extended her world tour, adding multiple American shows to the existing line of dates. You can check U.S. dates below, with tickets and international dates available here.

Dates:
05/12 – Arcosanti, AZ @ FORM Festival
05/25 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes $
05/26 – Allston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
06/22 – Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival
07/11 – 14 @ Winnipeg, MB @ Winnipeg Folk Festival
07/15 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
07/17 – Lawrence, KS @ The Granada *
07/18 – St. Louis, MO @ Off Broadway *
07/19 – Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall *
07/21 – Chicago, IL @ Pitchfork Festival
07/23 – Nashville, TN @ Exit / In
07/24 – Louisville, KY @ Headliner’s *
07/25 – Columbus, OH @ Skully’s Music Diner
07/26 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom *
07/27 – Detroit, MI @ Mo Pop Festival
07/28 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Rex Theatre
07/31 – Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel *^
08/01 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall *^
08/10 – Gothenburg, SE @ Way Out West
08/16 – Omaha, NE @ MAHA Music Festival
08/17 – Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater
08/18 – Taos, NM @ Taos Vortex
08/20 – Phoenix, AZ @ Rebel Lounge
08/21– San Diego, CA @ Irenic
08/22 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern Theatre
08/24 – Port Townsend, WA @ THING
$ with Long Beard
% with Soccer Mommy
* with SASAMI
^ with Duster

6. Skating Polly release new single

Skating Polly look to capture the mindset of a child in their latest track, “Play House.” This is their first single since last year’s The Make It All Show. The band now look ahead to the remainder of their headline tour before hopping on in support of X. You can check out a full list of dates below, and grab tickets here.

7. Culture Abuse drop new song, add new tour dates

Culture Abuse are starting off their busy summer with a bang, dropping a new single in “Goo.” The band also announced some additions to their long run of tour dates over the summer. Tickets are available now, with dates below.

Dates:
05/04 – Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theater – Spring Fling Fest w/ Turnstile, Turnover, etc.
05/05 – Columbus, OH @ Ace Of Cups w/ Jesus Piece, Mil-Spec
05/31 – Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock Hotel – Emerge Fest w/ Doja Cat, Big Freedia, etc.
06/01 – Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock Hotel – Emerge Fest w/ Doja Cat, Big Freedia, etc.
06/06 – San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel w/ No Right#
06/07 – Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram Ballroom w/ Entry (members of Touché Amore)#
06/10 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress w/ Entry (members of Touché Amore)#
06/12 – Dallas, TX @ Club Dada w/ Army + Razorbumps#
06/13 – Austin, TX @ Empire Control Room w/ Army#
06/14 – Houson, TX @ Satellite Bar w/ Army#
06/15 – New Orleans, LA @ Gasa Gasa w/ HiGH#
06/16 – Atlanta, GA @ Drunken Unicorn w/ Slow Fire Pistol#
06/17 – Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle Back Room w/ Fake Eyes#
06/18 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie *^#
06/20 – Washington, DC @ U. Street Music Hall w/ Lil Ugly Mane *^#
06/21 – Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Downstairs w/ Lil Ugly Mane *^#
06/22 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg w/ Lil Ugly Mane *^#
06/24 – Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz PDB w/ Pale Lips*#
06/25 – Toronto, ON @ Velvet Underground*#
06/26 – Detroit, MI @ El Club w/ Strange Magic*#
06/28 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean w/ Buggin Out!*#
06/29 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry*#
07/01 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater w/ Regional Justice Center (RJC) + Cadaver Dog*#
07/02 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge w/ Regional Justice Center (RJC)*#
07/04 – Vancouver, BC @ Astoria w/ Regional Justice Center (RJC)*#
07/05 – Seattle, WA @ Crocodile w/ Regional Justice Center (RJC)*#
07/06 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge w/ Regional Justice Center (RJC)*#
* with Young Guv
^ DJ Set by Poison Thorn
# with Tony Molina and DARE:

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