ALICE IN CHAINS Putting Finishing Touches On New Album; More Spring/Summer Tour Dates Announced

ALICE IN CHAINS Putting Finishing Touches On New Album; More Spring/Summer Tour Dates Announced

ALICE IN CHAINS has announced dates for the second leg of its North American headline tour, which kicks off August 22 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, B.C. The new dates are part of a worldwide trek that will see ALICE IN CHAINS performing across North America and Europe.

ALICE IN CHAINS is currently putting the finishing touches on the much-anticipated follow-up to 2013's critically acclaimed album "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here". Due out later this year, the new disc was recorded at Henson Studios in Los Angeles with Nick Raskulinecz, who produced both "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here" and its predecessor, 2009's "Black Gives Way To Blue". The latter entered Billboard's Top 200 at No. 5, spawned two No. 1 hit singles, garnered two Grammy nominations and critical acclaim.

ALICE IN CHAINS tour dates:

Apr. 28 - Boston, MA - House of Blues
Apr. 30 - Syracuse, NY - Landmark Theatre
May 01 - Toronto, ON - Massey Hall
May 03 - Washington DC - Anthem
May 04 - Charlotte, NC - Carolina Rebellion
May 05 - Virginia Beach - WNOR Lunatic Luau
May 07 - New York, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
May 08 - New York, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
May 10 - Atlanta, GA - Coca-Cola Roxy
May 12 - St. Louis, MO - Pointfest
May 13 - Somerset, WI - Northern Invasion
May 15 - Chicago, IL - Riviera Theatre
May 16 - South Bend, IN - Morris Performing Arts Center
May 18 - Columbus, OH - Rock on the Range
May 19 - Philadelphia, PA - WMMR BBQ / BB&T Pavilion
Jun. 16 - Leeds, UK - O2 Academy
Jun. 17 - London, UK - O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Jun. 20 - Stockholm, Sweden - Grona Lund
Jun. 21 - Halden, Norway - Tons of Rock Festival
Jun. 22 - Copenhagen, Denmark - Copenhell
Jun. 24 - Clisson, France - Hellfest
Jun. 25 - Zagreb, Croatia - INmusic Festival
Jun. 28 - Padua, Italy - Sherwood
Jun. 30 - Bezirk-Landstrasse, Austria - Arena Open Air Wien
Jul. 01 - Budapest, Hungary - Budapest Park
Jul. 03 - Berlin, Germany - Huxley’s Neue Welt
Jul. 04 - Cologne, Germany - Live Music Hall
Jul. 08 - Belford, France - Les Eurockeennes 30
Jul. 10 - Milan, Italy - Ippodromo Snai San Siro
Jul. 13 - Madrid, Spain - Mad Cool Festival
Jul. 14 - Lisboa, Portugal - NOS Alive
Jul. 17 - Tel Aviv, Israel - Caesarea
Jul. 18 - Tel Aviv, Israel - Caesarea
Aug. 22 - Vancouver, BC - Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Aug. 28 - Paso Robles, CA - Vino Robles Amp
Aug. 29 - Los Angeles, CA - Palladium
Aug. 31 - Riverside, CA - Riverside Municipal Auditorium
Sep. 01 - Las Vegas, NV - The Pearl
Sep. 03 - Tucson, AZ - Tucson Music Hall
Sep. 04 - El Paso, TX - Abraham Chavez Theatre
Sep. 06 - Austin, TX - ACL Live
Sep. 07 - Houston, TX - Revention Music Center
Sep. 08 - Dallas, TX - Pavilion @ Toyota Music Factory
Sep. 10 - Tulsa, OK - Brady Theatre
Sep. 11 - Kansas City, MO - Midland Theatre
Sep. 13 - Denver, CO - Fillmore
Sep. 15 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre

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"The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here" was the band's second disc with singer William Duvall, who joined in 2006 following the death of Layne Staley.

"The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here" sold 62,000 copies in its first week of release. It followed up 2009's "Black Gives Way To Blue".

The first two singles from "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here", "Hollow" and "Stone", both hit No. 1 on the rock radio airplay charts, while the album itself debuted on the Billboard album chart at No. 2.


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