Published Nov 29, 2017Next year marks the 10th anniversary of Protest the Hero's Fortress, a full-length that found the Canadian outfit taking their metal mastery to critically acclaimed heights. In looking ahead to 2018, the band have announced a run of anniversary tour dates to mark the occasion.
Kicking things off in Detroit on March 22, Protest the Hero will tour the record around Canada and the United States for a total of 27 shows. The run will end at Toronto's Danforth Music Hall on May 4, with Canadian stops also slated for Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, Halifax and Moncton.
Tickets for all dates go on sale Friday (December 1). Limited VIP packages that include exclusive merch, signed vinyl and more can be found here.
Fortress was recorded in 2007 alongside producer Julius Butty (Alexisonfire, City and Colour), making its debut at No. 1 in Canada and at No. 10 on the U.S. Billboard Top Independent Album chart. The album was certified Gold in Canada in 2015.
Find the band's complete anniversary tour itinerary below.
03/22 Detroit, MI - Shelter
03/23 Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
03/24 Milwaukee, WI - Rave II
03/27 Winnipeg, MB - The Garrick
03/28 Saskatoon, SK - Louis'
03/29 Edmonton, AB - Union Hall
03/30 Calgary, AB - The Palace
04/01 Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw
04/02 Seattle, WA - The Crocodile
04/03 Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theatre
04/05 San Francisco, CA - Slim's
04/06 Los Angeles, CA - The Roxy
04/07 Anaheim, CA - Chain Reaction
04/08 San Diego, CA - SOMA
04/19 Montreal, QC - La Tulipe
04/20 Ottawa, ON - Brass Monkey
04/22 Quebec City, QC - Salle Multi
04/24 Halifax, NB - Marquee
04/25 Moncton, NB - Tide & Boar Ballroom
04/26 Boston, MA - Middle East
04/27 New York, NY - Gramercy Theatre
04/28 Asbury Park, NJ - House of Independents
04/29 Philadelphia, PA - Theatre of Living Arts
05/01 Washington, DC - Rock & Roll Hotel
05/02 Pittsburgh, PA - Diesel
05/03 Cleveland, OH - Agora
05/04 Toronto, ON - Danforth Music Hall