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The Glorious Sons to Embark on Fall Tour with Welshly Arms, Share New “S.O.S” Video

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Los Angeles, CA – The Glorious Sons are excited to announce that they will be opening for Welshly Arms on their ‘No Place Is Home’ Tour this fall. The JUNO-award winning rock band will provide direct support and also share the stage with Charming Liars.

Second Leg of Dates Announced Today

The first leg of dates launches September 25th in Kansas City, MO, with the second installment beginning on October 14th in Houston, TX. The trek also hits major cities including Chicago, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Nashville, Atlanta, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. At the end of October, the guys will also head out on a massive headline run across Canada, finishing at the Scotiabank Arena (formerly the Air Canada Centre) on November 22nd.

Don’t miss The Glorious Sons live – a full list of dates is included below, and fans can purchase tickets HERE.

Watch New Video – “S.O.S. (An Open Letter)”

Today, the band is also proud to share a new open letter video for standout single S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun), addressing a variety of pressing topics including gun violence, racism, misogyny, opioid addiction, alcoholism, and the overall divisive political climate around the world. Narrated by frontman Brett Emmons, the piece presents a call to action to confront our demons head-on and address the issues facing society. Watch the video HERE. S.O.S. originally appeared on Young Beauties and Fools, the five-piece’s sophomore record (Oct. 2017 via BMG US), and the track is available to stream and purchase HERE.

“Young Beauties and Fools is a sharp showcase for versatile frontman Brett Emmons.”Billboard

Since unveiling YBAF, the Kingston natives won the JUNO Award for Rock Album of the Year, with its hit single “Everything Is Alright” receiving gold-certified status in Canada. The quintet has also racked up over 26 million streams in North America, sold nearly 150k singles, produced nine consecutive top 10 radio singles, and earned the title of Most Played Artist on Canadian Rock Radio. Additionally, they have been touring tirelessly worldwide, headlining shows and sharing the stage with the likes of Greta Van FleetThe StrutsJ Roddy Walston And The Business, and Grandson. The group also recently opened for The Rolling Stones in Marseille, France – a lifelong dream come true for all of the guys.

 

The Glorious Sons On Tour:

7/28/18 – Belleville, ON @ Empire Rock Fest

8/4/18 – Tyne Valley, PE, Canada @ Rock The Boat Music Festival

8/5/18 – Saint John, NB, Canada @ Area 506 Festival

8/24/18 – Leeds, UK @ Leeds Festival

8/26/18 – Reading, UK @ Reading Festival

9/2/18 – Tweed, ON @ Trudeau Park ^

9/8/18 – Edmonton, AB, Canada @ SONiC Field Day

9/24/18 – St. Louis, MO @ Delmar Hall ^

9/25/18 – Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar #

9/26/18 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry #

9/27/18 – Chicago, IL @ Chicago Chop Shop #

9/28/18 – Detroit, MI @ Shelter #

9/30/18 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Hi-Fi #

10/2/18 – South Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground – Showcase Lounge #

10/3/18 – Allston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall #

10/4/18 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg #

10/6/18 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Foundry at The Fillmore #

10/7/18 – Washington, D.C. @ Union Stage #

10/9/18 – Charlotte, NC @ Visulite Theatre #

10/10/18 – Nashville, TN @ Exit/In #

10/12/18 – Atlanta, GA @ Vinyl ATL #

10/13/18 – New Orleans, LA @ The Parish #

10/14/18 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues Bronze Peacock #

10/16/18 – Austin, TX @ Antone’s #

10/17/18 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues Cambridge Ballroom #

10/19/18 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress #

10/20/18 – Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up #

10/23/18 – Los Angeles, CA @ Troubadour #

10/24/18 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent #

10/26/18 – Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s Night Club #

10/27/18 – Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios #

10/28/18 – Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile #

10/30/18 – Kamloops, BC at Sagebrush Theatre ^

11/1/18 – Victoria, BC @ Save On Foods Memorial Centre ^

11/2/18 – Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom ^

11/3/18 – Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom ^

11/5/18 – Kelowna, BC @ Prospera Place ^

11/7/18 – Grande Prairie, AB at Revolution Place ^

11/8/18 – Medicine Hat, AB @ Canalta Centre ^

11/9/18 – Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Hall ^

11/10/18 – Edmonton, AB @ Shaw Conference Centre ^

11/13/18 – Lethbridge, AB at Enmax Centre ^

11/14/18 – Regina, SK @ Conexus Centre ^

11/15/18 – Saskatoon, SK @ TCU Place ^

11/16/18 – Prince Albert, SK @ EA Rawlson Centre ^

11/17/18 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre ^

11/19/18 – Thunder Bay, ON @ Community Auditorium ^

11/22/18 – Toronto, ON @ Scotiabank Arena ^

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# w/ Welshly Arms

 

“The Glorious Sons deliver big, melodic rock that swaggers and sneers in equal measure.”KERRANG!

 

The Glorious Sons Is:

Vocals, guitar, harmonica, keys: Brett Emmons

Guitar, vocals: Jay Emmons

Guitar, vocals: Chris Koster

Drums, vocals: Adam Paquette

Bass: Chris Huot

Listen to Young Beauties and Fools:

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