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The Atlas Moth Denied Entry To Canada For Gojira Tour Dates

The Atlas Moth recently embarked on a North American tour with Gojira and Devin Townsend, but bad news has arrived for Canadian fans. The band issued the following statement about being denied entry into the country:

"Unfortunately, the Canadian border is not letting us in. We will meet up with the tour again in Seattle. This is out of our control and we apologize to anyone That was coming out to these shows to see us. This DOES NOT necessarily reflect what will be happening for our Toronto & Montreal dates in Feb. as of now the only dates affected are the Saskatoon/Calgary/Vancouver."

The full list of tour dates is available here, and upcoming shows to feature The Atlas Moth are as follows:

01/20 Seattle, WA @ Studio 7
01/21 Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theatre
01/23 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
01/24 Sacramento, CA @ Ace Of Spades
01/25 Los Angeles, CA @ Henry Fonda Theatre
01/28 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
01/29 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre
01/31 Dallas, TX @ Granada Theatre
02/1 San Antonio, TX @ White Rabbit
02/3 Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
02/4 St. Petersburg, FL @ State Theater
02/5 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
02/7 Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live
02/8 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
02/9 Millvale, PA @ Mr. Smalls
02/11 Chicago, IL @ House Of Blues
02/13 Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
02/14 Montreal, QC @ Le National
02/15 Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
02/16 Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre Of Living Arts

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xulbehemoth509's avatar

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1. xulbehemoth509 writes:

This sux but at least spokane gets to see an amazing band that would otherwise skip us.

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2. sonictherapy writes:

One of the band members had an arrest on his record. That arrest drops off his record on Feb 4th (five years will have passed), then they'll be allowed entry. Then they can at least make the Eastern Canada dates.

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