The Akabane Vulgars will be going on a tour titled "Return of the King Zero" in the United States.
The new tour will begin on August 25th with a performance a the J-pop Summit Festival in San Francisco. The tour will take them to 20 cities, ending with a performance in Brooklyn on October 1st.
"We're super excited to come back to America for this tour. Each of us in the band has grown up steeped in American music and rock and roll, and it's going to be so much fun to play for new audiences in these cities. We look forward to making as many new fans as we can!" singer Yumi Uchizono stated.
The Akabane Vulgars will also be busy preparing to record and release their first full length album on a U.S.-based record label later this year.
Check out the tour dates below:
AUG 24, 2012: Gualala, CA at Bones Roadhouse
AUG 25, 2012: San Francisco, CA at J-POP Summit Festival
AUG 26, 2012: San Francisco, CA at Red Devil Lounge
AUG 27, 2012: Sacramento, CA at Blue Lamp
AUG 29, 2012: Los Osos, CA at Sweet Springs Saloon
AUG 30, 2012: Santa Barbara, CA at Whiskey Richards
AUG 31, 2012: Los Angeles, CA at The Redwood
SEP 02, 2012: San Diego, CA at The Ruby Room
SEP 04, 2012: Las Vegas, NV at The Beauty Bar
SEP 05, 2012: Reno, NV at Jub Jub’s Thirst Parlor
SEP 08, 2012: Portland, OR at Slabtown
SEP 15, 2012: Seattle, WA at Slim’s Last Chance
SEP 18, 2012: Denver, CO at Lion’s Lair
SEP 19, 2012: Lincoln, NE at Zoo Bar
SEP 22, 2012: St. Paul, MN at Wild Times
SEP 24, 2012: Chicago, IL at Double Door
SEP 27, 2012: Detroit, MI at Corktown Tavern
SEP 29, 2012: New York, NY at Lit Lounge
OCT 01, 2012: Brooklyn, NY at Trash Bar
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