Foo Fighters have announced a string of South American tour dates in support of their upcoming new album Sonic Highways. The album is due out on November 10 via RCA Records. The tour kicks off on January 15, 2015 in Santiago, Chile and wraps up on January 31, 2015 in Bogotá, Colombia. Before that, Foo Fighters are set to headline Life is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas on October 24-26 and Voodoo Experience Music + Arts Festival in New Orleans on October 31-November 2.
In addition to CD and MP3, Foo Fighters’ new album will be released on special edition 180g vinyl in an assortment of nine different gatefold covers including eight different themes; one for each of the cities in which the album was recorded: Austin, Chicago, Los Angeles, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. All the covers can be viewed in the gallery below. The vinyls will be made available in a variety of bundles, including a grand package of a Sonic Highways vinyl, CD, flag, t-shirt, and puzzle all in a beautiful wooden box. The band’s HBO original series is slated to premiere on October 17 at 11pm EST. – by Matt Bishop