Cedar Falls’ hardcore-metal band Former Thieves has announced a string of U.S. tour dates leading up to their performance at The Fest in Gainesville, FL on October 28. The tour will kick off in Philadelphia on October 21 with more dates to be announced soon.
Former Thieves recently entered the studio to begin work on their sophomore album which is due out in the spring of 2013, and are currently taking a break from recording for one of their last tours in support of their debut album, The Language That We Speak, which was recorded with Chris Common (Mastodon, The Sword) and released by No Sleep Records in early 2011.
The band recently released a live album, No Sleep Live Series 02: @ Aera (Vienna, Austria) July 19, 2012, which can be downloaded now for free from No Sleep Records.
Former Thieves Tour Dates:
Oct 21 – Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie
Oct 23 – Harrisonburg, VA – The Blue Nile
Oct 24 – Columbia, SC – One Unit Art Space
Oct 25 – Atlanta, GA – TBA
Oct 28 – Gainesville, FL – The Laboratory (THE FEST)
Oct 29 – Pensacola, FL – TBA
Oct 30 – Birmingham, AL – The Forge