Grammy-nominated Lancaster, Pennsylvania five-piece AUGUST BURNS RED will embark on the “Rescue & Restore” tenth-anniversary tour in the fall
The North American tour kicks off November 10 in Worcester, Massachusetts and runs through December 9 in the band’s hometown of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The band will perform the “Rescue & Restore” album in full in each night, along with other fan favorites and classics. BRAND OF SACRIFICE, SPITE and CRYSTAL LAKE will serve as support.
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“‘Rescue & Restore’ was a pivotal album for AUGUST BURNS RED,” the band says. “It was the first album where we really started to experiment and explore different instruments and textures that we’d never used before. After 10 records and 20 years as a band, this album is still one of our proudest moments collectively. We are so grateful for the opportunity to play the entire record every night on tour and to showcase songs we’ve never performed live before. This tour is going to special. We’ll see you in November and December!”
The annual Christmas Burns Red festival will find AUGUST BURNS RED performing “Rescue & Restore” on December 8 and a 20th-anniversary set on Saturday, December 9. The Christmas Burns Red lineup will be announced shortly, but BRAND OF SACRIFICE, SPITE and CRYSTAL LAKE will be performing on December 8.
AUGUST BURNS RED on tour with BRAND OF SACRIFICE, SPITE and CRYSTAL LAKE:
Nov. 10 – Worcester, MA – The Palladium
Nov. 11 – Montreal, QC – L’Olympia
Nov. 12 – London, ON – London Music Hall
Nov. 14 – Fort Wayne, IN – Piere’s
Nov. 16 – Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
Nov. 17 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
Nov. 18 – Orlando, FL – House of Blues
Nov. 20 – Fayetteville, AR – JJ’s Live
Nov. 21 – Dallas, TX – The Factory
Nov. 22 – Austin, TX – Emo’s
Nov. 24 – Tempe, AZ – Marquee
Nov. 25 – Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
Nov. 27 – Sacramento, CA – Ace Of Spades
Nov. 28 – Los Angeles, CA – The Belasco
Nov. 29 – Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl
Nov. 30 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
Dec. 02 – Denver, CO – The Fillmore
Dec. 04 – Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore
Dec. 05 – Chicago, IL – Radius
Dec. 06 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogarts
Dec. 08 – Lancaster, PA -Christmas Burns Red
Dec. 09 – Lancaster, PA – Christmas Burns Red
AUGUST BURNS RED — JB Brubaker (lead guitar), Brent Rambler (rhythm guitar), Matt Greiner (drums), Jake Luhrs (vocals) and Dustin Davidson (bass) —stands out as a unique metal act, being described as “thrillingly empathetic” by Kerrang! This label speaks to the band’s exceptional ability to connect with their audience, tapping into a blend of brokenness and hope within themselves and their listeners. Throughout their career, AUGUST BURNS RED has remained a hard-working collective with a remarkably stable lineup, dedicating themselves entirely to their music.
Their sound is a powerful combination of atmospheric, riff-laden, and aggressive bursts of controlled chaos, featuring shifting time signatures and tempos that convey genuine, confessional emotions.
Their live performances have been praised and witnessed worldwide, touring alongside esteemed acts like LAMB OF GOD, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, PARKWAY DRIVE, and BRING ME THE HORIZON, as well as headlining major international hard rock festivals.
The band’s 2020 album “Guardians” debuted at No. 1 on multiple Billboard charts, showcasing their enduring relevance and popularity. “Death Below,” their ninth studio album, continues their evolution with a remarkable display of pissed-off strength and catchy, melodic prowess. Notably, the album features guest appearances from esteemed musicians such as Jesse Leach (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE), Spencer Chamberlain (UNDEROATH), Jason Richardson (ALL THAT REMAINS), and JT Cavey (ERRA), solidifying AUGUST BURNS RED‘s status as a force to be reckoned with in the metal scene.