The Gaslight Anthem Announce New Record And Tour Dates

New York – New Jersey rockers The Gaslight Anthem return with their eagerly anticipated new album, Get Hurt, on August 19 through Island Records. The news was announced exclusively on the band’s Facebook page this morning.

Recorded at the legendary Blackbird Studios in Nashville with producer Mike Crossey (The 1975, Artic Monkeys and Jake Bugg), Get Hurt sees The Gaslight Anthem pushing their raw, stripped back rock ‘n’ roll into new territory, drawing on a fresh palette of influences ranging across folk, punk and Americana. It is an album that is heavier, and yet at the same time more intimate, than anything they have produced to date.

Following the success of their 2012 album Handwritten – which charted in the Top 10 albums across Europe and America (with stints at Wembley Stadium, Glastonbury and Coachella along the way) — The Gaslight Anthem’s fifth studio album perfectly shows them thriving creatively while pushing their horizons artistically. It is a record that oozes the confidence of a band at the very top of their game.

Get Hurt will be available on the following formats: standard CD, deluxe CD (with 12-page booklet and three bonus tracks), standard 180 gram 12″ vinyl, limited edition signed deluxe vinyl (three bonus tracks, 2 picture discs, poster).  The album is available to pre-order through the bands website now. Fans can reserve their copy, and those that order through the store today will receive an early access code to buy tickets to The Gaslight Anthem’s upcoming fall tour.

The Gaslight Anthem has also confirmed a North American tour in support of Get Hurt. The complete list of dates is below. More will be announced soon.

September
10 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
12 – Philadelphia, PA – Skyline Stage @ Mann Center – (w/Jimmy Eat World & Against Me!)
13 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center – (w/Jimmy Eat World & Against Me!, twopointeight)
14 – Ottawa, ONT – Ottawa Folk Festival
27 – Oakland, CA – Fox Theatre (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
28 – Los Angeles, CA – The Palladium (w/twopointeight)
30 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)

October
1 – Phoenix, AZ – Marquee Theatre (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
3 – Tulsa, OK – Cain’s Ballroom (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
3-5 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Festival
7 – Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theater (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
8 – Nashville, TN Marathon Music Works (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
10 – New Orleans, LA – Civic Theatre (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
10-12 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Festival
14 – Kansas City, MO – Uptown Theatre (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
15 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
16 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)
17 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE (w/Against Me! & twopointeight)

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