Rancid and Pennywise Announce North American Tour With Suicidal Tendencies, Turnstile, And More
While this summer’s Warped Tour has been turned into three festival dates, punks still have plenty to look forward to when it comes to live shows. Rancid and Pennywise will be embarking on a short run this fall with a handful of cool openers, including Suicidal Tendencies, Turnstile, Angel Du$t, and more.
The dates are as shown below:
14 Pittsburgh, PA @ The Lots at Sandcastle w/ Suicidal Tendencies, The English Beat, Iron Reagan
15 Worcester, MA @ The Palladium (Outdoors) w/ Suicidal Tendencies, Turnstile, Angel Du$t
17 Toronto, ON @ Rebel w/ The English Beat, Angel Du$t
18 Detroit, MI @ Masonic Temple Theatre w/ The English Beat, Angel Du$t
19 Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theatre w/ The English Beat, Angel Du$t
21 Baltimore, MD @ MECU Pavilion w/ Suicidal Tendencies, Angel Du$t, The Aquabats!
22 Philadelphia, PA @ Skyline Stage at the Mann w/ Suicidal Tendencies, The English Beat, Angel Du$t
26 Las Vegas, CA @ House of Blues w/ The English Beat, Iron Reagan
27 Salt Lake City, UT @ The Union Event Center w/ The English Beat, Iron Reagan
28 Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre w/ The English Beat, Iron Reagan
In a list Kerrang! made of rock, punk, and metal songs inspired by Stephen King, Pennywise’s self-titled track makes an obvious reference to King’s clown from IT. It’s not too evident in the actual song, though, but it does have the lines, “Evil lurks in his eyes / The clown they call Pennywise.” Pretty creepy for band with a SoCal skate-punk sound. There are also the morbid lines in their classic track Fun and Games: “It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt / It’s all fun and games till sorrow / It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt / It’s all fun and games.”
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