UK-based ragga-metal band SKINDRED will support internationally acclaimed gypsy-punk band GOGOL BORDELLO on the "Forces Of Victory Tour 2008". Set to kick off on March 1 in Philadelphia, "Forces Of Victory" will run until the end of April while traveling through North America, Europe and the United Kingdom.
The dates are as follows:
Mar. 01 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania @ The Electric Factory
Mar. 02 - Toronto, Ontario @ Sound Academy
Mar. 03 - Royal Oak, Michigan @ Royal Oak Music Theatre e
Mar. 04 - Chicago, Illinois @ Riviera Theatre
Mar. 06 - Kansas City, Missouri @ Beaumont Club
Mar. 07 - Denver, Colorado @ The Fillmore Auditorium
Mar. 08 - Salt Lake City, Utah @ The Palladium
Mar. 09 - Boise, Idaho @ The Big Easy Concert House
Mar. 10 - Seattle, Washington @ Showbox SoDo
Mar. 12 - Portland, Oregon @ Roseland Theater
Mar. 13 - San Francisco, California @ The Warfield
Mar. 14 - Reno, Nevada @ Grand Sierra Theatre
Mar. 15 - Las Vegas, Nevada @ The Canyon
Mar. 17 - Austin, Texas @ Stubbs BBQ
Mar. 18 - Houston, Texas @ Meridian
Mar. 19 - Dallas, Texas @ Granada Theatre
Mar. 28 - Newcastle @ Academy
Mar. 29 - Leeds @ Meet
Mar. 30 - Manchester @ Academy
Apr. 01 - Bristol @ Bristol Academy
Apr. 02 - London @ Brixton Academy
Apr. 04 - Berlin @ Postbahnhof
Apr. 05 - Wroclav @ Review of Stage Songs Festival
Apr. 06 - Liepzig @ Conne Island
Apr. 08 - Budapest @ Petofi Hall
Apr. 09 - Bratislava @ Divadlo Arena
Apr. 10 - Zagreb @ Tvornica Kulture
Apr. 11 - Ljubljana @ Kinosiska
Apr. 12 - Florence @ Sahall
Apr. 14 - Bologna @ Estragon
Apr. 15 - Rome @ Palatendra
Apr. 16 - Tornio @ Teatro Concordia
Apr. 18 - Strasbourg @ Festival de Artefacts
Apr. 19 - Bourges @ Pritempes de Bourges
Apr. 21 - Tilburg @ O13
Apr. 22 - Birmingham @ Birmingham Academy
Apr. 23 - Oxford @ Oxford Academy
SKINDRED's sophomore album, "Roots Rock Riot", sold 3,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 6 on Billboard's Heatseekers chart and No. 22 on the national independent chart.
The recording of "Roots Rock Riot" was completed at Bieler Bros. Studios in Pompano Beach, FL with producer Matt Squire (PANIC AT THE DISCO) and was mixed by Rick Will (BABYLON).
"Roots Rock Riot" is follow-up to the band's breakthrough debut, "Babylon", which has sold over 250,000 copies and featured the Top 10 hit single "Nobody" and its successful follow-up, "Pressure".
SKINDRED has toured the world extensively with the likes of KORN, CHEVELLE, BREAKING BENJAMIN, HIM, SEVENDUST, PAPA ROACH, SOULFLY and has appeared at the U.K.'s Download festival where frontman Benji Webbe took over vocals for KORN to perform their classic song "A.D.I.D.A.S."
Watch the "Ratrace" video below.