The following bands have been confirmed to appear on the third installment in the annual Sounds of the Underground metalcore tour: GWAR Chimaira, Every Time I Die, Job for a Cowboy, Necro, Darkest Hour, Amon Amarth, the Acacia Strain, the Devil Wears Prada, Heavy Heavy Low Low, the Number Twelve Looks Like You, Goatwhore, This Is Hell and 2 Cents.
Says Mark Hunter, Chimaira vocalist, "We played the first year and we had a fucking blast. This year we are going to up the production level and bring something special to our fans. Then we will get wasted every night with Every Time I Die and GWAR. See you this summer!"
The event launches in July and runs into August and is being presented by Hot Topic, which will also carry the 2007 version of the 2CD + 1 DVD Sounds of the Underground Exclusive Compilation, available in stores and online in late June.
Tickets will be available for presale starting April 25 and everywhere May 11. For more information, visit soundsoftheundergroundtour.com.
Sounds of the Underground Tour Dates:
- Fri/Jul-06 DALLAS, TX (PALLADIUM BALLROOM)
- Sat/Jul-07 CORPUS CHRISTI, TX (CONCRETE ST. AMPHITHEATRE)
- Sun/Jul-08 HOUSTON, TX (VERIZON WIRELESS THEATRE)
- Tue/Jul-10 ORLANDO, FL (UCF ARENA)
- Wed/Jul-11 MYRTLE BEACH, SC (HOUSE OF BLUES)
- Fri/Jul-13 WORCESTER, MA (PALLADIUM)
- Sat/Jul-14 SAYREVILLE,NJ (STARLAND BALLROOM OUTSIDE)
- Sun/Jul-15 PHILADELPHIA, PA (ELECTRIC FACTORY)
- Mon/Jul-16 WINSTON-SALEM, NC (MILLENNIUM CENTER)
- Wed/Jul-18 TORONTO, ON (KOOLHAUS COMPLEX)
- Thu/Jul-19 DETROIT, MI (STATE THEATRE)
- Fri/Jul-20 MILWUAKEE, WI (EAGLES BALLROOM)
- Sat/Jul-21 CLEVELAND, OH (TIME WARNER CABLE AMPHITHEATER)
- Sun/Jul-22 COLUMBUS, OH (LIFESTYLE COMMUNITIES PAVILION)
- Mon/Jul-23 CHICAGO, IL( CONGRESS THEATRE)
- Tue/Jul-24 MINNEAPOLIS, MN (MYTH)
- Fri/Jul-27 CALGARY, AB (MACEWAN HALL)
- Sat/Jul-28 EDMONTON, AB (SHAW CONFERENCE CENTER)
- Mon/Jul-30 PORTLAND, OR (EXPO HALL)
- Wed/Aug-01 SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SALT AIR PAVILION)
- Fri/Aug-03 SAN JOSE, CA (EVENTS CENTER @ SAN JOSE UNIV.)
- Sat/Aug-04 IRVINE, CA (IRVINE MEADOWS SIDE STAGE)
- Sun/Aug-05 MESA, AZ (MESA AMPHITHEATRE)
- Mon/Aug-06 LAS VEGAS, NV (HOUSE OF BLUES)
- Wed/Aug-08 DENVER, CO (FILLMORE)