Published Apr 22, 2013Gloomy hard rock vets Alice in Chains are already out on the road in support of their forthcoming The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here LP, but the band have now announced they'll also promote the record by headlining this summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival.
A press release confirms that Alice in Chains are the top dogs on the fourth annual edition of the travelling festival, which runs August 9 to September 15. The bulk of the trip takes place in the U.S., but it will head to Toronto's Molson Canadian Amphitheatre on August 20.
"I think it's going to be a fun tour and we're really looking forward to it. It's only going to happen that one time, that way, and you're going to be there," Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell said in the statement of the package tour.
On top of the headliners, the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival will feature sets from the likes of Jane's Addiction, Coheed and Cambria, Danko Jones, Circa Survive, Duff McKagan's Walking Papers, and more. You can see the tour schedule down below and the lineup here.
As for Alice in Chains, you can see the rest of their current North American dates, including a stop at the Ottawa Bluesfest on July 14, over here. The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here, meanwhile, arrives May 14 via Virgin/EMI.
8/9 Scranton, PA - Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain
8/10 Hartford, CT - The Comcast Theatre
8/11 Darien Center, NY - Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
8/13 Saratoga, NY - Saratoga Performing Arts Center
8/14 Mansfield, MA - Comcast Center
8/16 Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live
8/17 Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center
8/18 Wantagh, NY - Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
8/20 Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
8/22 Tinley Park, IL - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
8/23 Noblesville, IN - Klipsch Music Center
8/24 Clarkston, MI - DTE Energy Music Theater
8/27 Oklahoma City, OK - Zoo Amphitheatre
8/28 Dallas, TX - Gexa Energy Pavilion
8/29 The Woodlands, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
9/1 Denver, CO - Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre
9/2 Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre
9/7 George, WA - The Gorge Amphitheatre
9/8 Ridgefield, WA - Sleep Country Amphitheatre
9/11 San Francisco, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre
9/13 Phoenix, AZ - Desert Sky Pavilion
9/14 Chula Vista, CA - Sleep Train Amphitheatre
9/15 Irvine, CA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre