New Mötley Crüe CD Out Today

Saints of Los Angeles, the first new Mötley Crüe studio album featuring all of the original members in over a decade, was released today, June 24. The album is comprised of songs lyrically inspired by the band’s jaw-dropping accounts of decadence chronicled in their NY Times best-selling memoir The Dirt. Of the new material, Rolling Stone says, “The Crüe is back…and they’re grimier than ever.” Following the original release of The Dirt in 2001, the NY Times said of the book: “Open it anywhere and find a story to remember,” while Details said, “… makes Pamela Des Barres’ I’m With The Band look like a nun’s diary by comparison.”

In support of their new album, Mötley Crüe will make a bevy of media appearances, including Larry King Live (June 20th), The Late Show With David Letterman (June 24th), and Access Hollywood.

The band has also created Crüe Fest, a touring rock festival embracing the lifestyle of rock that brings headlining bands together, giving fans a five-for-the-price of-one value in this atmosphere where rock rules once again. Produced by Live Nation, the inaugural year of the tour features Mötley Crüe, Buckcherry, Papa Roach, Sixx:A.M., and Trapt and kicks off July 1st in West Palm Beach, Florida, working its way across North America for over 40 dates throughout July and August. Tickets, band profiles and exclusive content from all of the Crüe Fest bands will consistently be uploaded at

In April, Mötley Crüe debuted their single “Saints of Los Angeles” with a live performance at their Los Angeles press conference announcing Crüe Fest. The ubiquitous presence and popularity of music-based video games has influenced a resurgence of rock that has not only rejuvenated the average rock fan, but also served to create and educate a new generation of rock lovers. Mötley Crüe teamed up with MTV’s Rock Band (who is also a partner of the Crüe Fest tour) to debut a download of the single for use on the game simultaneous with its iTunes debut. If one had doubts of the role of these games in bringing rock back, the sales numbers of the single on Rock Band would lay them to rest: Rock Band downloads were a staggering five times that of those sold on iTunes.

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Crüe Fest U.S./Canada Tour Dates:


  • 07.01.08 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
  • 07.03.08 Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre
  • 07.05.08 Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Charlotte
  • 07.06.08 Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Virginia Beach Amphitheater
  • 07.08.08 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
  • 07.09.08 Buffalo, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
  • 07.10.08 Sarnia, ONT Bayfest
  • 07.12.08 Philadelphia, PA Susquehanna Bank Center
  • 07.13.08 Washington, DC Nissan Pavilion
  • 07.15.08 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
  • 07.16.08 Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
  • 07.18.08 Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center Indianapolis
  • 07.19.08 Milwaukee, WI Marcus Amphitheater
  • 07.20.08 St. Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis
  • 07.22.08 Houston, TX Toyota Center
  • 07.23.08 San Antonio, TX Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
  • 07.24.08 Dallas, TX Center
  • 07.26.08 Albuquerque, NM Journal Pavilion
  • 07.27.08 Denver, CO Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
  • 07.29.08 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
  • 07.31.08 Phoenix, AZ Cricket Wireless Pavilion


08.01.08 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
08.02.08 Los Angeles, CA Glen Helen Pavilion
08.05.08 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Pavilion
08.06.08 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View
08.08.08 Seattle, WA White River Amphitheatre
08.09.08 Portland, OR Rose Garden
08.11.08 Vancouver, BC General Motors Place
08.13.08 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place
08.14.08 Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome
08.15.08 Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Centre
08.17.08 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre
08.19.08 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Amphitheatre
08.20.08 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center
08.22.08 Boston, MA Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts
08.23.08 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
08.24.08 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
08.28.08 Toronto, ONT Molson Amphitheatre
08.29.08 Albany, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
08.30.08 Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain
08.31.08 Pittsburgh, PA Post-Gazette Pavilion

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