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THE SHEEPDOGS Announce Headlining Summer U.S. Tour

THE SHEEPDOGS–the Canadian-based five-piece guitar-driven rock band–have announced they will be hitting the road this summer on a headlining U.S. tour in support of their recently-released album, CHANGING COLOURS. Kicking off July 20 in Virginia Beach, VA at Shakas Live, the band–withBrent Cowles supporting–will make additional stops in NashvilleNew York CityBostonPhiladelphiaAtlanta, and Washington D.C., among others, before wrapping August 2 in Burlington, VT at ArtsRiot. Tickets go on sale this Friday (5/18) at 10:00am ET. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

THE SHEEPDOGSEwan Currie (vocals, guitars), Ryan Gullen (bass, backing vocals), Sam Corbett (drums, backing vocals), Shamus Currie(keyboards, trombone) and Jimmy Bowskill (guitars)–deliver passionate music born out of spontaneity on CHANGING COLOURS, their follow-up to 2015’s Future Nostalgia. The 17-song album features the euphoric “Nobody”alongside the electrifying “Saturday Night” and the driving “I’ve Got A Hole Where My Heart Should Be,” the record’s infectious first single. Watch the official music video for “I’ve Got A Hole Where My Heart Should Be” here.

CHANGING COLOURS–released earlier this year via Dine Alone Records(in the U.S.) and Warner Music (in Canada)–marks the sixth full-length album release for the four-time JUNO Award-winning group who graced the cover of Rolling Stone in 2011 when they made history as the first unsigned band to appear on the cover of the famed magazine by beating out 15 other artists in the Choose the Cover contest (Issue 1137).

Catch THE SHEEPDOGS on tour this summer in the following cities:

DATE                          CITY                                       VENUE

Fri        7/20                 Virginia Beach, VA                  Shakas Live

Sat       7/21                 Raleigh, NC                            Kings

Sun      7/22                 Nashville, TN                          WRLT Nashville Sunday Night

Tue      7/24                 Atlanta, GA                             The Earl

Wed     7/25                 Charlotte, NC                          The Visulite

Fri        7/27                 New York, NY                         Le Poisson Rouge

Sat       7/28                 Buffalo, NY                             Cobblestone Live!**

Sat       7/29                 Boston, MA                             City Winery

Tue      7/31                 Phildelphia, PA                        World Café Live

Wed     8/01                 Washington D.C                      Rock & Roll Hotel

Thur     8/02                 Burlington, VT                         ArtsRiot

**without Brent Cowles

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