Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 6:52PM
(New York, NY) — STRAIGHT LINE STITCH have confirmed for this year's DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL held in Donington Park, UK from June 10th through 12th. Sharing the stage with legends as LINKIN' PARK, DEF LEPPARD and SYSTEM OF A DOWN front woman Alexis Brown comments, "I feel by us being added to Download that we've been handed a huge opportunity. I can't wait to see what lies in store. The line up is pretty sick too!"
This will also be the band's first official performance in the United Kingdom and outside the US. More information on DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL can be found on their website, tickets are on sale now.
The band recently shot a new music video for their new single "Conversion" with veteran director Dale "Rage" Resteghini. "Conversion is one of my favorite songs on the record because its about shedding
old skin & becoming a whole another being. I'm really stoked that its the first video off our new record." says Brown.
Listen to "Conversion" here:
and watch the behind the scenes video here:
The band also announced that they have been added to the robust lineup that is the 2011 ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL featuring MEGADETH, DISTURBED and GODSMACK. The band will be appearing on the "Extreme Stage" on all dates along with SUICIDE SILENCE & ALL SHALL PERISH. Dates can be seen below.
STRAIGHT LINE STITCH has completed work on their new studio album, “The Fight Of Our Lives”
due for release on March 22, 2011 via eOne Music. The new album is set to include eleven new songs and will be the follow-up to their album, "When Skies Wash Ashore" released in 2008. A pre order can be found here with added incentives not otherwise found in stores. The iTunes pre order can be found here:
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2011 tour dates
Jul. 09 - San Bernardino, CA @ San Manuel Amphitheatre
Jul. 10 - San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 - Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 13 - Boise, ID @ Idaho Center Amphitheatre
Jul. 15 - Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Wireless Pavilion
Jul. 16 - Albuquerque, NM @ Hard Rock Casino Presents: The Pavilion
Jul. 17 - Denver, CO @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre
Jul. 19 - St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 20 - Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center
Jul. 22 - Boston, MA @ Comcast Center
Jul. 23 - Montreal, QUE @ Parc Jean Drapeau
Jul. 24 - Hartford, CT @ The Comcast Theatre
Jul. 27 - Holmdel, NJ @ P.N.C. Bank Arts Center
Jul. 29 - Pittsburgh, PA @ First Niagara Pavilion
Jul. 30 - Washington, DC @ Jiffy Lube Live
Jul. 31 - Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center
Aug. 02 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Verizon Wireless V. Beach Amphitheater
Aug. 03 - Raleigh, NC @ Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek
Aug. 05 - Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 06 - Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 07 - Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Center
Aug. 09 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Zoo Amphitheatre
Aug. 10 - Dallas, TX @ Superpages.com Center
Aug. 12 - Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheatre
Aug. 13 - Tampa, FL @ 1-800-Ask-Gary-Amphitheatre
Aug. 14 - West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheater
STRAIGHT LINE STITCH originally hailing from Knoxville, TN, features Alexis Brown on vocals, Seth Thacker and Kris Norris on guitar, Jason White on bass, and Kanky Lora on drums.
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