The grand Texas in July has decided to call it quits. They last released Bloodwork in September, the first with new vocalist J.T. Cavey. The successful album allowed them to continue touring through the world. The Ephrata, PA-based band has announced a farewell tour beginning with dates in Europe, before returning home to support Gideon on a headlining run. Later in the year, they’ll perform a final headlining run across the U.S. to say goodbye to all their fans.

Drummer Adam Gray announced his feelings via press release:

I’ve had the best times of my life during the last eight years with this band. From years of playing for little to no audience – to stages and massive crowds all over the world I thought I would never experience. I’ve met some of the coolest people and am so thankful for all of the friendships I’ve made. It’s time to really dedicate my time to improving at my instrument and getting back to the drawing board. Thank you to all my fans and friends who have supported me and will continue to support me through whatever is next. I hope you see you all one last time on our European farewell tour. Thank you!

Dates are below.

Gideon

w/Texas In July, Kublai Kahn, and Silent Planet

May 08 Nashville, TN @ The End
May 09 Birmingham, AL @ Zydeco
May 10 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
May 12 Springfield, MO @ The Outland Ballroom
May 13 Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
May 14 Erie, PA @ Basement Transmissions
May 15 West Springfield, VA @ Empire
May 16 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Asylum*
May 17 Allentown PA @ Planet Trog*
May 19 Albany, NY @ Bogies
May 20 Montreal, QC @ Le Ritz PDB
May 21 Ottawa, ON @ Ritual
May 22 Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee’s
May 23 Howell, MI @ Hartland Performing Arts
* Texas in July only

Texas in July: European Farewell Tour

Jun 19 Ysselsteyn, NL @ Jera On Air
Jun 20 Köln, DE @ Morecore Fest
Jun 21 Dessel, BE @ Graspop
Jun 22 Oldenburg, DE @ Amadeus +
Jun 24 Hannover, DE @ Musikzentrum +
Jun 25 Ostrava, CZ @ Barrak +
Jun 26 Piestany, SK @ Topfest
Jun 27 Budapest, HU @ KVLT *
Jun 28 Milan, IT @ Circolo Svolta, Dissonance Fest *
Jun 29 Zurich, CH @ Dynamo Werk 21 *
Jun 30 München, DE @ Backstage *
Jul 01 Wien, AT @ Bach *
Jul 02 Tel Aviv, IL @ Reading 3 Club ^
Jul 03 Wiesbaden, DE @ Schlachthof+
Jul 04 Roitzschjora, DE @ With Full Force Festival

+ Texas in July w/Chelsea Grin and Walking With Strangers
^ Texas in July w/Chelsea Grin only
* Texas in July w/Walking With Strangers only