This summer of 2012 has a bunch of great concerts lined up, but here are 5 that I happen to be super stoked about!

The Rocket Summer



The Rocket Summer just released a brand new album, Life Will Write The Words, and is heading out on tour! Bryce is going all over the country to share his great music! You can stream the new album NOW on PureVolume: http://www.purevolume.com/news/The-Rocket-Summer-Premieres-New-Album-Life-Will-Write-The-Words

Here are the dates to his tour:

June 6th

The Glass House

Pomona CA

June 7th

Hard Rock Cafe (the Strip)

Las Vegas NV

June 8th

The Irenic

San Diego CA

June 9th

Martini Ranch

Scottsdale AZ

June 11th

Club Sound

Salt Lake City UT

June 12th

the Summit Music Hall

Denver CO

June 14th

the Studio @ Warehouse Live

Houston TX

June 15th

Granada Theatre

Dallas TX

June 16th

The Parish

Austin TX

June 19th

State Theatre

St Petersburg FL

June 20th

The Social

Orlando FL

June 21st

Masquerade

Atlanta GA

June 22nd

Kingdom

Richmond VA

June 23rd

Sonar

Baltimore MD

June 25th

Highline Ballroom

New York NY

June 26th

1st Unitarian Church

Philadelphia PA

June 27th

the Middle East

Cambridge MA

June 28th

La Tulipe

Montreal Canada

June 29th

Virgin Mobile Mod Club

Toronto Canada

June 30th

Agape Farm

Shirleysburg PA

July 1st

Crofoot Ballroom

Pontiac MI

July 3rd

The Bottom Lounge

Chicago IL

July 4th

Station 4

St Paul MN

July 6th

Granada Theatre

Lawrence KS

Forever the Sickest Kids, Plug in Stereo, Paradise Fears and It Boys

Later this summer this awesome line-up is heading out on tour! Catch it if you can, because this line-up is incredible!
Here are dates:

July 11th

Juanita’s

Little Rock AR

July 13th

Mojoes

Joliet IL

July 14th

Wooly’s

Des Moines IA

July 15th

Firebird

St Louis MO

July 18th

The Vanguard

Tulsa OK

July 19th

The Conservatory

Oklahoma City OK

July 21st

Rock City Hall

Frisco TX

July 22nd

Warehouse Live

Houston TX

July 23rd

**More Dates TBA**

Dallas TX

The Cab and Parachute ft. Katelyn Tarver

This tour is bound to be INCREDIBLE. The two headlining bands happen to be my two favorite bands of all time. I actually won’t be able to see this one, but I advise if it’s coming to a date near you, you need to go. Both of them are amazing talent and awesome live!
Here are Dates:

July 16th

Old Rock House

St Louis MO

July 17th

The Rave

Milwaukee WI

July 18th

Varsity Theatre

Minneapolis MN

July 19th

Majestic Theatre

Madison WI

July 21st

Mojoes

Joliet IL

July 22nd

20th Century Theatre

Cincinnati OH

July 24th

Ziggy’s

Winston Salem NC

July 25th

the Soapbox Laundrolounge

Wilmington NC

July 28th

Union Transfer

Philadelphia PA

July 29th

Stone Pony

Asbury Park NJ

July 31st

Northern Lights

Clifton Park NY

August 1st

Highline Ballroom

New York NY

August 3rd

Showcase Live

Foxborough MA

August 4th

Bull Run Park

Centreville VA

August 5th

Chameleon Club

Lancaster PA

August 6th

The Club at Stage AE

Pittsburgh PA

August 9th

The Auricle

Canton OH

August 10th

A&R Music Bar

Columbus OH

August 11th

Deluxe at Old National Centre

Indianapolis IN

August 12th

Mercy Lounge

Nashville TN

August 16th

The Blue Note

Columbia MO

August 17th

Cain’s Ballroom

Tulsa OK

August 18th

House of Blues – Cambridge Room

Dallas TX

Warped Tour 2012

Vans Warped Tour this year is featuring incredible bands like: All Time Low, Yellowcard, We the Kings, Mayday Parade, We are the In Crowd and MANY MORE.

Dates:

June 16th

Salt Lake City UT

June 17th

Denver CO

June 20th

Las Vegas NV

June 21st

Irvine CA

June 22nd

Pomona CA

June 23rd

San Francisco CA

June 24th

Ventura CA

June 27th

Chula Vista CA

June 28th

Glendale AZ

June 29th

Las Cruces NM

June 30th

San Antonio TX

July 1st

Houston TX

July 3rd

Dallas TX

July 5th

Maryland Heights MO

July 6th

Auburn Hills MI

July 7th

Tinley Park IL

July 8th

Shakopee MN

July 9th

Bonner Springs KS

July 10th

Noblesville IN

July 11th

Cuyahoga Falls OH

July 12th

Burgettstown PA

July 13th

Holmdel NJ

July 14th

Montreal QC

July 15th

Toronto ON

July 17th

Darien Center NY

July 18th

Scranton PA

July 19th

Mansfield MA

July 20th

Camden NJ

July 21st

Uniondale NY

July 22nd

Hartford CT

July 24th

Columbia MD

July 25th

Virginia Beach VA

July 26th

Atlanta GA

July 27th

Orlando FL

July 28th

West Palm Beach FL

July 29th

St Petersburg FL

July 30th

Charlotte NC

July 31st

Cincinnati OH

Aug 1st

Milwaukee WI

Aug 4th

Redmond WA

Aug 5th

Portland OR

Summer Jam Fest in VA

“Summer Jam Fest is an annual charity festival, taking place on August 4th 2012, in the heart of the greater Washington, DC area. Orchestrated by high school student, Jonathan Slye of Northern Virginia, Summer Jam Fest is designed to ignite a positive impact throughout the region through music, pop culture, and community.”

The line-up includes: the Cab, Parachute, Paradise Fears, Lights, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Life House, Secondhand Serenade, the Rocket Summer, Rocky Loves Emily, Katelyn Tarver and MANY MANY MORE.

The event will be located at the Bull Run Park at the Special Events Center, Centreville VA, August 4th from 11am-10pm.

 

Let us know what summer concert you are most excited for below!

 

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I’m Ellie, from Colorado. I love music and food. I’m pretty much a certified concert-junkie. And I’m supes thrilled to be writing here at HRC

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