Gideon will be heading to The Machine Shop to record with Will Putney (Stray from the Path, For Today, The Acacia Strain). It will be their third studio album for Facedown Records. Recording for the upcoming album should wrap up by August, so until then, fans can check Gideon out at one of their summer 2014 shows. Dates below.

Aug 2 – Linthicum, MD @ LHUMC
Aug 3 – Reading, PA @ Reverb (Great American Thrash Festival)
Aug 5 – Howell, NJ @ Gamechanger World
Aug 6 – Holyoke, MA @ The Waterfront Tavern
Aug 7 – Gilford, NH @ Soulfest
Aug 8 – Albandy, NY @ Bogies
Aug 9 – Elmira, NY @ iMatter Festival (with We Came as Romans and Sleeping Giant)
Aug 10 – Montreal, QC @ Heavey MTL


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