plea tour

PLEA will be playing our final U.S. shows alongside long time friends, AS HELL RETREATS in August and September of this year. The run has been dubbed the “QUIT YOUR BAND AND GET A JOB TOUR.”  The last seven years have been amazing so come have one more party and a few more stage dives with us at one of these final shows.

w/ As Hell Retreats
Aug 10 – Little Rock, AR @ Downtown Music
Aug 11 – Fort Worth, TX @ Tomcats
Aug 12 – Jackson, MS @ The Carter
Aug 17 – Jacksonville, FL@ Murray Hill Theatre
Aug 18 – Douglasville, GA @ The 7 Venue
Aug 19 – Chattanooga, TN @ TBA
Aug 24 – Dayton, OH @ The Attic
Aug 25 – Owensboro, KY @ TBA
Aug 26 – Herrin, IL @ HTTS
Aug 31 – Greenville, SC @ The Channel
Sept 1 – Lynchburg, VA @ Crosspoint
Sept 2 – Annapolis, MD@/ Knights of Columbus
Sep 7 – Birmingham, AL @ The River
Sep 8 Nashville, TN @ Rocketown

PLEA also has a string of dates throughout the summer.

Jun 21 – Wilmore, KY @ ICHTHUS FESTIVAL
Jun 23 – Knoxville, TN @ Building B
Jul 8 –  Springfield, IL @ Black Sheep Cafe
Jul 9 –  Rockford, IL @ Frontline
Jul 11 – Willmar, MN @ SONSHINE FESTIVAL
Jul 15 – St. Paul, MN @ Station 4


Top 25 Albums of 2020

The Top 25 Albums of 2020

When the going gets tough, artists create art. Despite a world reckoning outside our quarantined doors, musicians relentlessly created new music giving birth to genre-defining releases and, despite a year spent indoors, a marked 2020 full of passion and fervor. Here are our Top 25 albums of 2020.


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