Social Distortion Announce Fall 2012 Tour

THURSDAY JUNE 7, 2012

Beloved influential Southern California rock ‘n’ roll band Social Distortion have just announced a series of North American live dates in further support of their latest album Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes. Beginning in Chicago on October 11th, the band will be performing shows with alt-country Canadian recording artist Lindi Ortega and Atlanta rockers The Biters. Tickets go on sale for these shows starting Thursday, June 7 at 10AM local time. All on sale times and locations can be found by visiting: SocialDistortion.com

Since their formation in 1979 in the working class Southern California suburb of Fullerton, Social Distortion have a recharged rock ‘n’ roll sound merging outlaw country, classic punk and swaggering blues. The band’s latest release Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes has been rousing success with critics and fans alike. The album marked the group’s highest chart position thus far entering the Billboard 200 at #4.

"Mike Ness and his band of punks are as intense as ever.” - USA Today

JUST ANNOUNCED:
Oct. 11 Chicago, IL Vic Theatre^
Oct. 16 Detroit, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre*
Oct. 18 Cleveland, OH House Of Blues*
Oct. 20 Toronto, ON The Sound Academy*
Oct. 23 Montreal, QC Metropolis*
Oct. 26 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom*
Oct. 30 Boston, MA House Of Blues*
Nov. 01 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom*
Nov. 03 Philadelphia, PA The Electric Factory*
Nov. 06 Washington, DC 9:30 Club#
Nov. 09 Charlotte, NC The Fillmore Charlotte*
Nov. 10 Myrtle Beach, SC House Of Blues*
Nov. 11 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle*
Nov. 13 Chattanooga, TN Track 29*
Nov. 14 New Orleans, LA House Of Blues*
Nov. 16 San Antonio, TX Backstage Live*

# On Sale Jun. 7
* On Sale Jun. 8
^ On Sale Jun. 9

Watch Social Distortion’s video for “Machine Gun Blues” here.

For more information:
www.socialdistortion.com
http://www.epitaph.com/artists/artist/278/Social_Distortion