The Revival Tour begins its fifth year this March with a company of amazing storytellers in Ragan, Dan Andriano (Alkaline Trio, The Emergency Room), and longtime Lucero collaborator Cory Branan, Tommy Gabel (Against Me!), and renowned singer/songwriter Nathaniel Rateliff. Sponsored by Daytrotter, Paste Magazine, Ernie Ball and Brixton Clothing, The Revival Tour kicks on March 20th in Dallas, TX, making a stop at Austin’s South By Southwest Music Festival, before circling around North America including Canada, adding many surprise guests along the way.
Tickets will be available beginning at 10:00am EST today at www.therevivaltourtix.com, and to make the tour even more special, four separate presale packages will be available to purchase from the site:
1. General Admission ticket with an instant download of the 2012 Revival Tour Sampler (five tracks)
2. General Admission ticket and Limited Edition and numbered Lithograph plus a download of the 2012 Revival Tour Sampler
3. General Admission ticket and Limited Edition New Saw Blade 7 inch Red Vinyl which includes a download card plus an instant download of the 2012 Revival Tour Sampler
4. General Admission ticket and Limited Edition 2011 Revival Tour LP Red Vinyl which includes a download card plus an instant download of the 2012 Revival Tour Sampler
In celebration of this year’s tour, SideOneDummy Records will be releasing a very limited edition die cut 7” on April 3, 2012 in the shape of a saw blade. Featuring two unreleased tracks from Chuck Ragan’s Covering Ground recording sessions (“Field Holler” and “Live By the Sword”), an exclusive red version of the vinyl will only be available with pre-order tickets for The Revival Tour.
Visit Tour Dates for a list of confirmed dates. More dates will be announced for 4/13 – 4/22 next week!