O’Brother Join Thrice as the “Very Special Guest” on Their Spring “Farewell Tour”

O’Brother is pleased to announce that they will be the “very special guest” on Thrice’s upcoming “Farewell Tour.”  The dates will hit nearly every major city across the US, perfect for saying goodbye to fans for Thrice and ideal for introducing the young O’Brother to new audiences.  Kicking off in San Diego at the House of Blues on May 4th, the tour will make stops in O’Brother’s hometown of Atlanta (Masquerade 5/13), New York (Best Buy Theater 5/24), Montreal (Metropolis 5/29), Seattle (The Showbox 6/9) and more before concluding in Los Angeles (Club Nokia 6/16).  O’Brother is honored to be one of two bands joining Thrice on their last tour for the foreseeable future. Drummer Michael Martens said “It’s a huge honor to be a part of this tour. Thrice has come to mean so much to all of us on so many different levels. It’s going to be an amazing 6 weeks.”

This Spring “Farewell Tour” comes hot on the heels of O’Brother’s first ever enormously successful co-headlining US tour alongside Junius this past winter.  Venues were packed across the country including DC9 in Washington, DC, Beauty Bar in Austin, TX, and the Knitting Factory in NYC, bolstering the success of O’Brother’s debut album Garden Windowreleased January 2012 on Triple Crown Records/Favorite Gentlemen.  Critics immediately gravitated toward the album causing a whirlwind of praise including Metromix calling Garden Window “a blissful pummeling of the eardrums,” while Drum named it “the perfect late-autumn soundtrack” and Consequence of Sound dubbed the album a “monstrosity of monumental sonic awesome.”  O’Brother even earned accolades from distinguished journalist Jim Fusilli of The Wall Street Journal who featured the band shortly after Garden Window’s release and called the album “a brutalizing blend of industrial rock, alt-metal and metal featuring a three-guitar attack and the savvy, limber work of drummer Michael Martens.”

Armed with fans and critical praise, O’Brother hits the road once again this Spring for this final Thrice trek.  Before the tour kicks off, O’Brother will perform a handful of dates with As Cities Burn this April.  More good news for fans to come, especially those who have eagerly been waiting for a music video, so stay tuned!  For the most up to date information on O’Brother, go to www.beneathyourgardenwindow.com. Confirmed tour dates below.

Confirmed dates with As Cities Burn:

April 12th @ The End, Nashville, TN

April 13th @ Exit In, Nashville, TN

April 14th @ Spanish Moon, Baton Rouge, LA

Confirmed dates with Thrice:

May 4th @ House of Blues, San Diego, CA

May 5th @ Hard Rock Café, Las Vegas, NV

May 6th @ The Marquee, Tempe, AZ

May 8th @ Cain’s Ballroom, Tulsa, OK

May 9th @ The Door, Dallas, TX

May 10th @ Emo’s East, Austin, TX

May 11th @Warehouse Live, Houston, TX

May 12th @ Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA

May 13th @ The Masquerade, Atlanta, GA

May 15th @ Revolution, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

May 16th @House of Blues, Lake Buena Vista, FL

May 18th @ Cat’s Cradle, Carrboro, NC

May 19th @ The Fillmore Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

May 20th @ The NorVa, Norfolk, VA

May 22nd @ Chameleon, Lancaster, PA

May 23rd @ The Howard Theatre, Washington, DC

May 24th @ Best Buy Theater, New York, NY

May 25th @ Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA

May 26th @ Royale Night Club, Boston, MA

May 27th @ Webster Theatre, Hartford, CT

May 29th @ Metropolis, Montreal, QC

May 30th @ Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, ONT

June 1st @ St. Andrews Hall, Detroit, MI

June 2nd @ Metro, Chicago, IL

June 3rd @ The Rave, Milwaukee, WI

June 5th @ Bourbon Theatre, Lincoln, NE

June 6th @ The Summit Music Hall, Denver, CO

June 7th @ In The Venue, Salt Lake City, UT

June 9th @ The Showbox at The Market, Seattle, WA

June 10th @ Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR

June 12th @ The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA

June 13th @ The Catalyst, Santa Cruz, CA

June 14th @ House of Blues, Anaheim, CA

June 15th @ House of Blues, Anaheim, CA

June 16th @ Club Nokia, Los Angeles, CA


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