"some music was meant to stay underground..."

70000 Tons of Metal - The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise

The Acacia Strain To Headline Sun Your Bunz Tour with All Shall Perish, The Warriors, Eternal Lord, Since The Flood

Photo of The Acacia Strain

Band Photo: The Acacia Strain (?)

Massachusetts’ THE ACACIA STRAIN are proud to announce a summer 2008 headlining tour across the United States. Dubbed the Sun Your Bunz Tour, and featuring support from All Shall Perish, The Warriors, Eternal Lord and Since The Flood, the tour with cross America from late-May into late-June. A tour admat is also available online here. The run will be in anticipation of THE ACACIA STRAIN’s forthcoming album, "Continent," which is scheduled for release later this year through Prosthetic Records.

Meanwhile, the band has posted a pre-production song entitled “Dr. Doom” from "Continent" on THE ACACIA STRAIN’s MySpace page. The band will head into the studio April 13 with producer Zeuss (Hatebreed, Shadows Fall, Municipal Waste) at Planet Z studio, and pre-production for "Continent" has already been completed. For "Continent," THE ACACIA STRAIN has again tapped artist Paul Romano (Mastodon, The Red Chord, Trivium), who handled the artwork for the band’s previous release, "The Dead Walk," which saw a June 2006 release via Prosthetic Records.

Having just played a handful of Canadian shows in March as well as completing a successful headlining tour with Despised Icon, Full Blown Chaos, and The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza in November and December of 2007, THE ACACIA STRAIN will also play a hometown show April 26 in Worcester, Mass. as part of the 10th annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival.

Here are the latest THE ACACIA STRAIN tour dates:

4/26 Worcester, MA – The Palladium (New England Metal and Hardcore Festival)

Sun Your Bunz Tour with All Shall Perish, The Warriors, Since The Flood:
5/30 Buffalo, NY – Michalina’s Bistro
5/31 Kettering, OH – The Attic Club
6/01 Warren, MI – The Ritz
6/02 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Rock Club
6/03 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club
6/05 Fargo, ND – Aquarium
6/06 Omaha, NE – Sokol Underground
6/07 Denver, CO – Marquis Theatre
6/09 Boise, ID – The Venue
6/10 Spokane, WA – The Boulevard
6/11 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
6/12 Portland, OR – Satyricon

Sun Your Bunz Tour with All Shall Perish, Eternal Lord, Since The Flood:
6/13 Orangevale, CA – The Boardwalk (with The Warriors)
6/14 Anaheim, CA – Chain Reaction
6/15 San Bernardino, CA – Hudson Theatre
6/16 Bakersfield, CA – Jerry’s Pizza
6/18 Tucson, AZ – The Rock
6/19 El Paso, TX – Chic’s Bar and Billiards
6/20 Austin, TX – Red 7
6/21 Lewisville, TX – Fat Daddy’s Sound Shack
6/22 Tulsa, OK – Crush Lounge
6/24 Nashville, TN – The Muse
6/26 Fredericksburg, VA – KC’s Music Alley
6/27 Lemoyne, PA – Champion Ship

What's Next?

Please share this article if you found it interesting.

2 Comments on "The Acacia Strain To Headline Sun Your Bunz Tour"

Post your comments and discuss the article below! (no login required)

Anonymous Reader
1. ElHefe writes:

Excellent. Acacia is great live. Since the Flood is some decent Hardcore as well.

# Apr 4, 2008 @ 1:40 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
Anonymous Reader
2. robw writes:

june 29 watertavern, holyoke, MA

# Apr 4, 2008 @ 4:03 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

To minimize comment spam/abuse, you cannot post comments on articles over a month old. Please check the sidebar to the right or the related band pages for recent related news articles.