Atlanta post-hardcore rockers Norma Jean will hit the road in October for a six-week assault on U.S. audiences.
Norma Jean will get ready for the journey with an August 30 appearance at Labor Day music fest Revelation Generation at Revelation Farms in Frenchtown, N.J.
Other acts schedule to play the two-day Christian event include Flyleaf, As I Lay Dying, The Devil Wears Prada, August Burns Red, Skillet, Newsboys, Sixpence None The Richer, Kutless and many others
The Anti Mother Tour, presented by Norma Jean's label Solid State Records, launches October 3 at The Valarium in Knoxville, Tenn., and will assail clubs and theatres across the country before wrapping November 15 at The Masquerade in Atlanta.
Venues in the band's sights include Rocketown in Nashville (October 4), The Meridian in Houston (October 9), Rialto Theatre in Tucson, Ariz. (October 14), The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, Calif. (October 18), El Corazon in Seattle (October 22), Gothic Theatre in Englewood, Colo. (October 26), Peabody's Downunder in Cleveland (November 2), Lost Horizon in Syracuse, N.Y. (November 7), and NorVa in Norfolk, Va. (November 12).
Support for the tour will come from Haste the Day, The Showdown and Mychildren Mybride, with Children 8:13 along for the first half of the trek and Oh, Sleeper for the second.
Tickets for most shows are available at Ticketmaster.com.
Norma Jean is out in support of its forth release, The Anti Mother, which is the first album to feature new drummer Chris Raines and has earned the band a great deal of commercial and critical success.