The Blackout to Release The Best In Town on June 9th

TUESDAY MARCH 31, 2009

The U.K's Hottest Rock Band Drop Their Epitaph Debut In Time to Rule the Warped Tour

The hottest new rock act in the UK, the Blackout, will be releasing their addictive new album, The Best In Town, on June 9th via Epitaph. The Welsh six-piece will take the US by storm on the 2009 Warped Tour, where they will unleash their potent brew of massive rock riffs, soaring melodies and maniacal screams. Having honed their skills touring across Europe Japan and the US alongside bands like Bless the Fall, Alesana, The Used and Pierce the Veil, the Blackout were nominated by Kerrang! as Best British Newcomers. With the road ahead filled with nothing but sprees, festivals and rock shows, 2009 promises to be the year the Blackout intoxicates the world.

Featuring breakout hits like the blistering track "ShutTheFuckUppercut" and this summer's hottest anthemic sing-along "Save Our Selves (The Warning)" nothing can stop the Blackout's US invasion. Songs like "Top of the World" and "Children of the Night" highlight the bands tremendous songwriting and crushing abilities that remind listeners that the band isn't boasting when they call it The Best In Town, they're just stating a fact.

The Best In Town tracklisting:
1. ShutTheFuckUppercut
2. Save Our Selves (The Warning)
3. Top Of The World
4. The Fire
5. Children Of The Night
6. Said & Done
7. Silent (When We Speak)
8. I Love Myself And I Wanna Live
9. This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things
10. We're Going To Hell… So Bring The Sunblock

The Blackout on the 2009 Van's Warped Tour:
Jun 26 Pomona, CA, California
Jun 27 San Francisco, CA, California
Jun 28 Ventura, CA, California
Jun 30 Phoenix, AZ, Arizona
Jul 1 Las Cruces, NM, New Mexico
Jul 2 San Antonio, TX, Texas
Jul 3 Houston, TX, Texas
Jul 5 Dallas, TX, Texas
Jul 7 Indianapolis, IN, Indiana
Jul 8 Pittsburgh, PA, Pennsylvania
Jul 9 Cleveland, OH, Ohio
Jul 10 Toronto, ON, Ontario
Jul 11 Montreal, QC, Quebec
Jul 12 Hartford, CT, Connecticut
Jul 14 Washington, DC, Washington DC
Jul 15 Buffalo, NY, New York
Jul 16 Scranton, PA, Pennsylvania
Jul 17 Camden, NJ, New Jersey
Jul 18 Uniondale, NY, New York
Jul 19 Oceanport, NJ, New Jersey