The Gaslight Anthem has announced a very special series of shows celebrating the 10th anniversary of their milestone second studio album, The 59 Sound. The New Jersey-based rock band will travel North America and Europe performing the album in its entirety, with dates beginning May 27th at Washington DC’s legendary 9:30 Club and then traveling into mid-August, stopping for four shows in the UK including a night at London’s Eventim Apollo Hammersmith on July 20th.

As previously announced, The Gaslight Anthem will also perform The 59 Sound in its entirety at this year’s Governors Ball Music Festival.

Tour Dates:

05/27 – Washington – 9:30 Club
06/02 – New York – Governors Ball Music Festival
07/20 – London – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
07/23 – Dublin – Vicar Street
07/24 – Glasgow – Barrowland
07/25 – Manchester – Eventim Apollo
07/27 – Tilburg – O13
07/28 – Cologne – Palladium
08/10 – Toronto – Rebel
08/11 – Chicago – Riviera Theatre

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.