News Bits: The Contortionist, The Absence

The Contortionist’s brand new Good Fight Music debut, Exoplanet, is in stores today! Also, the band is pleased to announce exciting news about their upcoming fall touring season! The Contortionist will hit the road with War Of Ages, The Color Morale, The Great Commission, and Legend from October 8th through October 22nd, and will continue across the states with The Acacia Strain, Terror, The Red Chord, and Gaza from October 29th through November 20th! See below for all current tour dates, and make sure to catch The Contortionist ripping up a stage near you!

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Catch THE CONTORTIONIST on the road this fall!
 
PROJECT AK 47 TOUR W/ WAR OF AGES, THE COLOR MORALE, THE GREAT COMMISSION, LEGEND
October 8th – Erie, PA @ The Hangout
October 9th – Dayton, OH @ The Attic
October 10th – Cleveland, OH @ Peabodys
October 11th – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
October 12th – Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge
October 14th – St. Paul, MN @ Station 4
October 15th – South Bend, IN @ Church of The Heartland
October 16th – St.Louis, MO @ Fubar
October 19th – Douglasville, GA @ 7 Venue
October 21st – Lynchburg, VA @ Crosspoint Venue
October 22nd – Fredericksburg, VA @ The Refuge
 
TO CATCH A PREDATOUR W/ THE ACACIA STRAIN, TERROR, THE RED CHORD, GAZA
October 29th – Albany, NY @ Northern Lights  
October 30th – Jermyn, PA @ Eleanor Rigby’s
October 31st – Providence, RI @ Lupo’s  
November 1st – Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
November 2nd – Springfield, VA @ Jaxx 
November 3rd – Wilmington, NC @ The Soapbox
November 4th – Spartanburg, SC @ GZSC 
November 5th – Jacksonville, FL @ Rain
November 6th – West Palm Beach, FL @ Ground Control 
November 7th – Tampa, FL @ State Theatre
November 9th – Birmingham, AL @ Zyedeco 
November 10th – Nashville TN @ Rocket Town
November 11th – Louisville, KY @ Headliners 
November 12th – Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
November 13th – Toledo, OH @ Headliners 
November 14th – Windsor, ONT @ Blind Dog
November 15th – London, ON @ Music Hall
November 16th – Longeueil, QC @ Salle Kekpart
November 17th – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground 
November 18th – Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk Place
November 19th – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance 
November 20th – Holyoke, MA @ The Waterfront Tavern – A Benefit for Liberty Skrypek
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