SKRAPE: Sophomore Album Delayed, New Tour Dates Announced

SKRAPE have pushed back the release date of their sophomore album, "Up The Dose", to January 6 through RCA Records.

Produced by Jimbo Barton (QUEENSRĊ¸CHE, GODSMACK), "Up The Dose" follows SKRAPE's acclaimed 2001 debut album "New Killer America" and its hard-hitting Top 20 active rock radio single "Waste". Recorded partially in SKRAPE's own Orlando, Florida rehearsal/recording studio, the CD showcases 11 original songs including "Bleach", "Syrup", "In The End", "Ocean", "Habit" and the sprawling acoustic epic, "Searching For Home".

"Up The Dose"'s first single, "Stand Up", will impact rock radio later this year.

SKRAPE will give fans a preview of their forthcoming new album as part of a recently announced tour teaming the quintet with fellow rock compatriots STATIC-X, SOIL and opener TWISTED METHOD. The 22-city jaunt begins October 7 in Tucson, Arizona, winds its way through the west and midwest before culminating with a slate of east coast dates, including an anticipated November 5 show at Irving Plaza in New York City.

STATIC-X, SOIL, SKRAPE, TWISTED METHOD tour dates:

Oct. 07 - Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theatre
Oct. 09 - Dallas, TX @ Live Room
Oct. 12 - Austin, TX @ La Zona Rosa
Oct. 14 - Tulsa, OK @ Cain's Ballroom
Oct. 16 - Sauget, IL @ Pops
Oct. 17 - Hanover Park, IL @ The Zone radio show
Oct. 18 - Nashville, TN @ Rocketown
Oct. 20 - Atlanta, GA @ Cotton Club
Oct. 21 - Ft. Myers, FL @ Neptunes
Oct. 23 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room
Oct. 24 - Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues
Oct. 25 - Tampa, FL @ WXTB radio show
Oct. 27 - Spartanburg, SC @ Ground Zero
Oct. 28 - North Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues
Oct. 29 - Norfolk, VA @ Norva
Nov. 01 - Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre
Nov. 04 - Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock
Nov. 05 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Nov. 07 - Sayerville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
Nov. 08 - Northampton, MA @ Pearl Street
Nov. 09 - Montreal, QUE @ Spectrum
Nov. 12 - Rochester, NY @ Water Street Music Hall
Nov. 13 - Cleveland, OH @ Odeon

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