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Blondie Announces U.S. Fall 2013 “No Principals Tour” With Special Guest X Five Exclusive New Blondie Songs Will Be Included with Each Ticket Sold! Tickets On Sale June 21st with Select Pre-Sale Options Amidst the whirlwind of their current world tour, Blondie has announced that they will return home this Fall for their “No Principals Tour” with special guest X. Set to kick off September 5th, the band will hit U.S cities including Atlantic City, Washington, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Anaheim, Austin, and Philadelphia before wrapping October 4th in New York City at Roseland Ballroom. Every ticket purchased for the tour will include five exclusive new Blondie tracks from the forthcoming album, due for release later this year. The song titles are: “Make A Way,” “Drag You Around,” “Can't Stop Wanting,” “A Rose By Any Name,” and “I Screwed Up.” All shows go on sale Friday, June 21st, with the exception of Riot Fest in Chicago which is on sale now, the Dallas State Fair show which is free with the price of fair admission, and the Nashville, TN show which goes on sale July 12th. There will be pre-sales for select shows: Hampton Beach, NH and Austin, TX pre-sale on June 20th only; Cincinnati, OH, Detroit, MI, Remond, CA, San Francisco, CA, Saratoga, CA, pre-sale on June 19 & June 20th only. New York, NY pre-sale begins June 19th. Nashville, TN, pre-sale begins July 11th. In 2011, Debbie Harry, Clem Burke and Chris Stein along with newer Blondie band members Leigh Foxx, Tommy Kessler and Matt Katz-Bohen – released their 9th critically acclaimed studio album Panic of Girls. Blondie was inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame in 2006 and has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide throughout their storied career. 2014 will mark the band’s 40th anniversary. X features the original line-up of John Doe, Exene Cervenka, Billy Zoom, and D.J. Bonebrake. On September 3rd X will release a vinyl 12” four-L.P. Limited Edition Collectors Box Set with a booklet forward authored by the late, great Ray Manzarek. It will feature Los Angeles, Wild Gift, Under the Big Black Sun and More Fun in the New World, two of which appear on Rolling Stone’s Top 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
Blondie U.S. Fall 2013 Tour Dates:*with special guest X September 5 Hampton Beach, NH @ Hampton Beach Casino BallroomSeptember 6 Niagara Falls, NY @ The Rapids TheatreSeptember 7 Atlantic City, NJ @ Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino – The GrandSeptember 9 Washington, DC @ 9:30 ClubSeptember 11 Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music CenterSeptember 12 Royal Oak, MI @Royal Oak Music TheatreSeptember 14 Chicago, IL @ Riot FestSeptember 17 Redmond, WA @ King County's Marymoor ParkSeptember 19 San Francisco, CA @ Nob Hill Masonic CenterSeptember 20 Saratoga, CA @ Montalvo Arts CenterSeptember 23 Santa Fe, NM @ The Santa Fe Opera HouseSeptember 26 Austin, TX @ Stubb's Waller Creek AmphitheaterSeptember 27 Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live - BallroomSeptember 28 Dallas, TX @ State Fair of TX - Silverado Main StageSeptember 30 Nashville, TN @ Ryman AuditoriumOctober 1 Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead TheatreOctober 3 Glenside, PA @ The Keswick TheatreOctober 4 New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom