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Rise Against has mapped out its first leg of North American tour dates in support of the band's newly released seventh album, The Black Market. The tour kicks off on August 31st at the Made In America Festival in Los Angeles, combining festival stops and headlining dates before winding down in late October at New Orleans' Voodoo Music Experience. More dates are likely to be confirmed soon.

Frontman Tim McIlrath told us he likes both kinds of shows: "They each have their own perks. The festivals are always a lot of fun. They're just like this huge rally of people. You get to play for fans that aren't necessarily your own fans. You get to go out there and play for people who may have never heard of you before, so that's always a cool opportunity. And then your own shows are more like sort of a rally. Everybody in there is there to see you. You know, they bought a ticket. You approach those shows like, I don't know, a little bit differently, a little more like a tribe when you're at those shows." :

August 31 - Los Angeles, CA - Made In America Festival
September 6 - Toronto, ON - Riot Fest
September 7 - Detroit, MI - Chill on the Hill
September 9 - St. Paul, MN - Myth
September 11 - Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom
September 12 - Chicago, IL - Riot Fest
September 14 - Sacramento, CA - Aftershock Festival
September 16 - Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern
September 17 - Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern
September 18 - La Jolla, CA - RIMAC Arena
September 19 - Oakland, CA - Fox Theater
September 21 - Denver, CO - Riot Fest
September 22 - Kansas City, MO - Uptown Theater
September 23 - St. Louis, MO - The Pageant
September 25 - Cleveland, OH - Jacobs Pavilion
September 26 - New York, NY - Best Buy Theatre
September 27 - Baltimore, MD - The Shindig Festival
September 29 - Boston, MA - House of Blues
September 30 - Montclair, NJ - The Wellmont Theatre
October 1 - Upper Darby, PA - Tower Theatre
October 3 - Atlanta, GA - The Tabernacle
October 4 - Orlando, FL - House of Blues
October 5 - St. Petersburg, FL - Jannus Live
October 31 - New Orleans, LA - Voodoo Music Festival

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