High On Fire Reveal North American 2014 Tour Dates

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Stoner-sludge metal trio, High on Fire, has just released a set of North American tour dates. The group will be participating in the Converse Rubber Track Tour for the first few shows which will have free admission. High on Fire will also perform at the Hopscotch Festival which includes Spoon, St. Vincent, Mastodon, Author & Punisher, Thurston Moore, and many more.

High on Fire tour dates:
08/12 – Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair/Converse Rubber Track Tour (with Blackest)
08/14 – Toronto, Ontario @ Adelaide Hall/Converse Rubber Track Tour (with Blackest)
08/15 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg/Converse Rubber Track Tour (with Blackest)
08/19 – Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex (Converse Rubber Track Tour, with Arctic)
08/20 – San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel/Converse Rubber Track Tour (with Arctic)
09/06 – Raleigh, NC @ Hopscotch Festival (with Mastodon, Sun Kil Moon, St. Vincent, Valient Thorr, etc.)
09/19 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
09/20 – Miami, FL @ Grand Central
09/21 – Orlando, FL @ Will’s Pub
09/22 – Motörhead’s Motörboat Festival Cruise
09/27 – Portland, OR @ Dantes

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