Fest 12 has added another new crop of bands, among which are Paint It Black, Off With Their Heads, Andrew Jackson Jihad, Pianos Become the Teeth, Banquets, The Holy Mess, Light Years, Pentimento, After the Fall, Reverse the Curse and Run Forever. Hit the replies to check out the full list of bands playing so far -- including those added on the May 4th update that we forgot to post -- for a total of nearly 200 bands. Fest 12 happens from October 31 to November 3 in Gainesville, FL and Big Fest in Little Ybor happens October 29-30 in Ybor City, FL. Tickets are available here.
Deafheaven are doing a headlining tour to promote their upcoming release, Sunbather, on June 11th via Deathwish Records. They will be playing the first few shows with Boris, then Marriages as support. Dates are in the replies.
Joe Pug has joined the roster for the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival in Nelsonville, OH. Other headliners include Wilco, Cat Power, Gogol Bordello, Sharon Van Etten and Calexico to name a few. The festival kicks off on May 30.
Our friends in Dikembe have announced a good amount of tour dates for this summer, which you can exclusively see in the replies. Also the band was recently added to The Fest in October, just released a split 7" with Pet Symmetry and is currently recording LP2 for fall release on Tiny Engines.
Pennsylvania Deathbed Fest has announced its initial wave of bands. Notable acts include Impending Doom, Within The Ruins, and Texas In July. It will be held at Maingate in Allentown, PA. A list of bands can be seen in the replies along with a ticket link.
After festival-hopping across Europe for most of the summer, Deerhunter will tour North America in August and September in support of their excellent new album Monomania, out today via 4AD. Hit the replies for the dates.
The National will be conducting a Reddit AMA on Wednesday, May 8, at 11:00 AM. The band has also added some more shows to its summer tour, which you can view in the replies. Tickets for these shows go on sale May 8th at 10 AM local time.
HIM have cancelled their North American tour due to frontman Ville Valo being diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia.
HIMís North American tour (which was due to kick off in Los Angeles on May 3rd at the House Of Blues) has been cancelled due to unforeseen medical circumstances. HIM's lead vocalist Ville Valo has been diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia. Tickets for all dates will be refunded at the point of purchase. HIM will be back later this summer as part of the Rock Allegiance tour.
American Opera has announced new tour dates, including a stint on the Warped Acoustic Stage. You can see them in the replies. In addition, he is releasing studio updates and you can view the first one in the replies.