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Ravage Announces North American Tour Dates

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Metal Blade Records artists, Ravage, from Boston, MA, has announced an extensive North American Tour in support of their forthcoming full-length CD, "The End Of Tomorrow," which due out on August 18th.

The tour will be in essence, a collection of mini-tours featuring the best regional and local support acts appearing on short strings of dates. In the North East, Ravage will be joined by Las Vegas power metallers, SEVENTH CALLING, for a series of shows. Some tour dates will also include Heaven and Hell Record's East Coasters HELLRAZOR. Southern dates will include appearances by A LOWER DEEP, and in the Northwest, Ravage will be joined by SKELATOR for some dates. In addition, Ravage will make a special guest appearance at the Seattle tour date of STRATOVARIUS and will kick off the tour at the Mexico Metalfest in Mexico, Maine with PSYCHOSTICK. Further festival appearances will include The KC Power Fest in Kansas City with MANILLA ROAD, The Binghampton NY Metalfest with THE RODS and CAGE, The Iron and Steel Festival in New Jersey with ROSS THE BOSS (ex-MANOWAR) and FAITH FACTOR (ex-DEADLY BLESSING) and The Pathfinder Metalfest in Atlanta with HALLOW'S EVE.

Singer Al Ravage comments, "We've been playing around New England and spots in the East coast for years. We've played in Germany a couple of times. People have written to us for the longest time saying, "Why don't you play on the west coast? Why don't you play so-and-so town in middle America?" Well, this is finally our response. If you've ever wanted to see this band - or if you've just been waiting for a kick-ass traditional metal/thrash/power metal show to come to your town, this is your chance to see it. We're playing venues large and small in over half the states in the country so we're most likely coming to a venue near you and you have no excuse not to come and see a show. We're finally ready to bring this sound back across America. We hope America is ready for it."

At each appearance Ravage will conduct a FREE meet and greet and signing session before the show. Check the Ravage MySpace, for the latest updates, as shows are being added daily.

Ravage's new album, "The End Of Tomorrow," features 12 tracks and artwork by the legendary Ed Repka (MEGADETH, THE MISFITS, DEATH, AUSTRIAN DEATH MACHINE) and a cover of JUDAS PRIEST's classic, "Nightcrawler."

RAVAGE "SPIDER OVER NORTH AMERICA 200" tour dates are as follows:

08/02 - Mexico, ME - The Mexico Metalfest w/ Psychostick
08/07 - NY Buffalo - Club Diablo w/ Herod
08/08 - OH - Cincinnati - at The Blue Rock Tavern w/ Mortifier
08/10 - OH - Cleveland - Now That's Class w/ Trazom
08/11 - IN - Fort Wayne - Miss Q's w/ Zephaniah
08/12 - OH - Canton - Sadie Renee's w/ Mortifier
08/13 - MO - St. Louis at The Library
08/15 - MO - KC Power Fest w/ Seventh Calling
08/18 - NC - Raleigh - Volume 11 CD RELEASE NIGHT w/ Seventh Calling, and Hellrazor
08/20 - PA - Allentown - The Rock Room at The Sterling Hotel w/ Seventh Calling
08/21 - NJ - Clifton - Dingbatz w/ Seventh Calling
08/22 - MA - Everett True Metal America Summer Slam Invite-Only Party at The Metal Hall w/ Faith Factor and Seventh Calling

08/23 - QC - Montreal - Cafe Chaos
08/24 - ON - Ottawa - TBA
08/25 - ON - Toronto - The Reverb w/ Skullfist and Unleash The Archers
08/26 - ON - Windsor - The Coach and Horses w/ Final Stage and Arkayic Revolt

08/28 - OH - Toledo - TBA
08/29 - WI - Milwaukee - TBA
09/01 - IL - Chicago - Doug's Rock House
09/02 - PA - Philidelphia - TBA
09/03 - NY - New York City - TBA
09/04 - CT - Legends Rock Bar
09/06 - CT - The Webster Theater w/ Doro
09/06 - MA - Worcester - Ralph's Rock Diner - CD RELEASE PARTY for local fans w/ Revocation, Armory
09/12 - NY - Endicot - Binghamptom Metal Fest w/ The Rods, Cage
09/17 - SC - Spartanburg - Ground Zero w/ A Lower Deep
09/17 - SC - Spartanburg - Ground Zero w/ A Lower Deep
09/18 - GA - Marietta - The Local
09/19 - AL - Huntsville - The Benchwarmer w/ A Lower Deep
09/20 - LA - New Orleans - Hi Ho w/ Hellbastard and Resistant Culture
09/21 - TX - College Station - The Stafford - Metal Mondays
09/22 - TX - Austin - Red 7
09/23 - TX - San Antonio - TBA
09/24 - TX - Fort Worth - Rock Star Sports Bar
09/25 - TX - Lubbock - Whisky Dix w/ Self Hatred
09/26 - AZ - Mesa - U.B.'s Bar w/ Rattlehead
09/30 - CA - Fresno - The Next Bar
10/01 - CA - San Jose - The Voodoo Lounge w/ Kylesa
10/02 - CA - Sacramento - The Kennel Club
10/03 - OR - Medford - Musichead w/ Skelator
10/04 - WA - Seattle - El Corazon w/ Stratovarius
10/05 - WA - Tacoma - Hell's Kitchen w/ Skelator
10/06 - ID - Payette - The Sundance Saloon
10/07 - ID - Boise - Gusto's
10/08 - UT - Salt Lake City - TBA
10/09 - NV - Las Vegas - Yayos w/ Malus Rex
10/10 - CA - Los Angeles - The Black Castle
10/13 - OK - Oklahoma City - Rock Theater
10/14 - KS - Manhattan - PJ's Pub
10/17 - NJ - Vineland - Iron and Steel Festival w/ Ross The Boss, Faith Factor etc
10/22 - NY - New York City Metal Blade Presents The CMJ Music Fest
10/23 - GA - Marietta - The Local - The Pathfinder Metalfest w/ Hallow's Eve
10/31 - OH - Chillicothe - Historic Majestic Theater - All Hallow's Eve Metalfest

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