ACT OF DEFIANCE To Kick Off North American Summer Tour With Armored Saint
ACT OF DEFIANCE -- featuring within its ranks the talents of Chris Broderick (ex-Megadeth), Shawn Drover (ex-Megadeth), Matt Bachand (Shadows Fall, Times Of Grace), and Henry Derek (Scar The Martyr) --
...Will kick off their North American summer tour tonight. The journey begins in Denver, Colorado where the band will play the first of four headlining shows before joining Armored Saint on their previously announced Symbol Of Salvation tour beginning July 10th in Poughkeepsie, New York. See all confirmed dates below.
ACT OF DEFIANCE:
7/02/2018 Streets Of London Pub - Denver, CO
7/06/2018 Rockhaus - Dundee, IL
7/07/2018 Cheers - South Bend, IN
7/08/2018 Hard Rock Café - Pittsburgh, PA w/ Armored Saint: 7/10/2018 The Chance - Poughkeepsie, NY 7/11/2018 Sellersville Theater - Sellersville, PA 7/13/2018 The Gramercy Theatre - New York, NY 7/14/2018 Brighton Music Hall - Boston, MA 7/15/2018 Petite Campus - Montreal, QC
7/16/2018 The Brass Monkey - Ottawa, ON * ACT OF DEFIANCE only 7/17/2018 Mod Club - Toronto, ON 7/18/2018 The Cambridge @ House Of Blues - Cleveland, OH 7/20/2018 Shelter - Detroit, MI 7/21/2018 Reggie's - Chicago, IL 7/22/2018 Shank Hall - Milwaukee, WI 8/16/2018 Count's Vamp'd - Las Vegas, NV 8/17/2018 Parish @ House Of Blues - Anaheim, CA 8/18/2018 The Regent - Los Angeles, CA
ACT OF DEFIANCE released their latest studio album, Old Scars, New Wounds, via Metal Blade Records in September of 2017. The record debuted at #20 on the Billboard Top New Artist Albums Charts, as well as #58 on the Canadian Hard Music Charts upon its first week of release. Gushed Alternative Press of the record, "Fans of the band's 2015 debut, Birth And The Burial -- as well as AOD guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover's previous stints in Megadeth -- will be blown away by the record's instrumental dexterity and topical urgency..."
Preview and purchase Old Scars, New Wounds via metalblade.com/actofdefiance.
"Old Scars, New Wounds features [Chris Broderick's] most adventurous soloing yet, utilizing everything from dispersed-octave arpeggios and classically influenced counterpoint to locked tremolo bar accents and two-handed tapping runs." -- Guitar World
"...technical, extreme metal that's as versatile as it is hard-hitting..." -- Team Rock
"...an impressive trailblazer of an album..." -- Louder Sound
"Old Scars, New Wounds establishes ACT OF DEFIANCE not just as a super-group with big names, but a great band comprising exceptional members making magnificent music." -- Metal Wani