Today, Chiodos and Blessthefall have announced The Crowd Surf America co-headlining tour with very special guests I Killed The Prom Queen and Capture The Crown. This blistering summer trek kicks off on July 25 at The Diamond in Oklahoma City, OK and wraps up on September 20 at the Koi Music Fest in Kitchener, ON.
Chiodos recently wrapped up The Devil’s Dance Tour in support of their new album, Devil. The album came out on April 1 via drk/lght records, a subsidiary of Razor & Tie and debut at debuted at #12 on the Billboard Top 200, selling over 18,000 copies in it’s first week of sales. The disc also debuted at #1 on Billboard Independent Albums, #2 on Billboard Hard Rock, #3 on Billboard Rock Albums. The album is the band’s first since the reformation of the original lineup in 2012, and the follow-up to 2010′s Illuminaudio. To date, Chiodos have released three studio albums, their greatest success coming from 2007′s Bone Palace Ballet, which debuted at #5 on the Billboard Top 200. Throughout their career, the band has toured with the likes of Nine Inch Nails, Alice In Chains, Black Veil Brides, Atreyu, Tonight Alive, and more, as well as several Warped Tour appearances.
Blessthefall are touring in continued support of their latest success, 2013’s Hollow Bodies, which debuted at #15 on the Billboard Top 200 and ranked #11 on TheRockRevival.com’s list of The Top 50 Rock Albums of 2013. This past spring, the band mounted a massive U.S. tour with Silverstein, The Amity Affliction, Secrets, and Heartist. This summer, Blessthefall will perform at Download Festival in Donington, UK alongside the likes of Aerosmith, Linkin Park, Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold, Fall Out Boy, Alter Bridge, and more. – by Matt Bishop (@The_MattBishop)