Heads up! Sales of the COOL TOUR VIP “Cooler Packages” ends June 28th. The exciting packages include: 1 COOL TOUR Atticus T-shirt, 1 autographed COOL TOUR poster, and 1 souvenir laminate for $20 plus the cost of the ticket.  You can buy these packages through the ticketing page for each event, which can be found here: www.ticketmaster.com/cooltour (please note Royal Oak is not a Ticketmaster venue, but packages are still available.  Tempe packages not available, however previously purchased packages for Mesa will still be honored.)

You can check out AS I LAY DYING‘s new video for the song “Parallels” at www.thepowerlessrise.com.  New album, The Powerless RIse, in stores and online now!

Make sure to check out ATLmetal.com’s AS I LAY DYING contest page to win tickets, a meet n greet with AILD in Atlanta & the AILD CD/ DVD catalog from Metal Blade Records!

2010 witnesses the inaugural year of COOL TOUR, in association with Metal Blade Records, Atticus Black by Atticus Clothing, and Musician’s Institute College of Contemporary Music, and features AS I LAY DYING, UNDEROATH, BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME, BLESSTHEFALL, THE ACACIA STRAIN, ARCHITECTS, CANCER BATS, and WAR OF AGES.  COOL TOUR is brought to you by Ibanez, Ding, Alternative Press, altpress.com, Invisible Children, Facedown Records, Mesa Boogie, Ampeg, Live Nation, The Agency Group and Good Fight Entertainment.

COOL TOUR 2010 begins on July 12th in Orlando, FL, and comes to a halt in San Francisco, CA on August 1st. Tickets are on sale now, and are available through all Ticketmaster locations and online at www.ticketmaster.com, unless otherwise noted.

The anticipation is building, so make sure to get your tickets soon for COOL TOUR 2010; sure to be a tour you don’t want to miss!

COOL TOUR DATES:
July 12 –  Orlando, FL @ House Of Blues (7 bands only; no
Acacia Strain)
July 13 –  Atlanta, GA @ The Tabernacle
July 14 –  N. Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues SC
July 15 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
July 16 – Baltimore, MD @ Sonar
July 17 – Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy
July 18 – Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theatre**
July 20 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues Boston
July 21 – Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
July 22 – Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
July 23 – Columbus, OH @ The LC Pavilion
July 24 – Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Complex
July 25 – St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
July 27 – Houston, TX @ Verizon Wireless Theater
July 28 – Dallas, TX @ The Palladium Ballroom
July 30 – Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater** (NEW VENUE!!)
July 31 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
Aug 1 – San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield

** Not Ticketmaster dates

Do not forget to check out COOL TOUR’s amazing sponsors! See below:

Metal Blade Records: http://www.metalblade.com/

Atticus Black by Atticus Clothing: http://www.atticusclothing.com/

Musician’s Institute College of Contemporary Music: http://www.mi.edu/

Ibanez: http://www.ibanez.com/

Ding: http://www.dinglife.com/

Alternative Press: http://www.altpress.com/

Invisible Children: http://www.invisiblechildren.com/

Facedown Records: http://facedownrecords.com/

Mesa Boogie: http://www.mesaboogie.com/

Ampeg: http://www.ampeg.com/

Live Nation: http://www.livenation.com/

Good Fight Entertainment: http://www.goodfightentertainment.com/