The Sword announce spring tour w/ shows in NY

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Texas heavy rockers The Sword released their fifth studio album, High Country, last summer via Razor & Tie, and they will continue to support said LP with a newly announced March through May North American tour. Backup on the first leg will come from Atlanta stoner rockers Royal Thunder, while UK psych-rock crew Purson will jump aboard on the second half.

New York gigs on the route include Rochester at Montage Music Hall on 4/10 [tix], NYC at Brooklyn Bowl on May 17 [tix], and Syracuse at Lost Horizon on May 18 [tix]. All dates below.

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The Sword live:

w/ Royal Thunder
March 20 – Tucson, AZ – Rialto
March 22 – Las Vegas, NV – Vinyl
March 23 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey
March 24 – Sacramento, CA – Harlow’s
March 25 – San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
March 26 – Reno, NV – Jub Jub’s Thirst Parlor
March 28 – Spokane, WA – The Pin
March 29 – Calgary, AB – Dickens Pub
March 30 – Edmonton, AB – Starlite Room
April 1 – Saskatoon, SK – O’Brians Event Center
April 2 – Winnipeg, MB – Pyramid Cabaret
April 3 – Fargo, ND – The Aquarium
April 4 – Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
April 5 – Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
April 7 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Hall
April 8 – Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue
April 10 – Rochester, NY – Montage Music Hall
April 11 – Ottawa, ON – Ritual
April 12 – London, ON – London Music Hall
April 14 – Quebec City, QC – Le Cercle
April 15 – Northampton, MA – Pearl Street Night Club
April 16 – Washington, D.C. – DC BRAU

w/ Purson
May 7 – Charlotte, NC – Carolina Rebellion*
May 8 – Tallahassee, FL – Sidebar Theater
May 10 – Ft Lauderdale, FL – Culture Room
May 11 – Orlando, FL – The Social
May 12 – Pensacola, FL – Vinyl
May 13 – Atlanta, GA – Shaky Knees*
May 16 – Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
May 17 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bowl
May 18 – Syracuse, NY – Lost Horizon
May 20 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
May 22 – Columbus, OH – Rock On The Range*
May 24 – Columbia, MO – Blue Note
May 25 – Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theater
May 26 – Lawrence, KS – Granada
May 27 – Pryor, OK – Rocklahoma*
May 28 – Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Live
*festival dates