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Riot Fest Announce Denver, Chicago and Toronto Dates Alternative Indie News Rock 

Riot Fest Announce Denver, Chicago and Toronto Dates

Riot Fest has released the official dates for their Denver, Chicago and Toronto festivals. Check out the time frames below the jump and let us know which stop you’re excited for. The complete lineup as well as concert tickets are still on the way. In previous years, Riot Fest has included performances from La Dispute, Jane’s Addiction, Citizen and many others. You can purchase concert tickets here when they become available.

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The Replacements Announce First Tour Since 1991 Alternative News Rock 

The Replacements Announce First Tour Since 1991

Everyone has that list of 4 bands or so that they wish would get back together and play one more show. In about 20 years that band will probably be Blink 182 (too soon?) Well, if The Replacements are on your list, then you’re one of the luckier ones. They just announced their “Back By Unpopular Demand” Tour 2015. In 2013, 22 years after they stopped performing together, singer, guitarist and head songwriter Paul Westerberg and bassist Tommy Stinson decided to get back together. Drummer Josh Freese and guitarist David Minehan were onboard as well. The occasion? The Riot Fests in Chicago, Denver…

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Say Anything To Be On Carson Daly News Rock 

Say Anything To Be On Carson Daly

On September 23, NBC’s program Last Call with Carson Daly will air some of Say Anything’s songs from a show in Los Angeles. The show starts at 1:35 a.m. ET / 12:35 a.m. CT. Recently, Say Anything performed last Saturday at Riot Fest in Chicago. Between October 15-19, the band will tour Australia for five shows before coming back to the U.S. for an anniversary tour featuring their …Is A Real Boy album, starting on November 14. To listen to more of Say Anything, you can purchase a CD here….

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WATCH: Tegan & Sara “Closer” At Riot Fest Chicago Indie News Rock 

WATCH: Tegan & Sara “Closer” At Riot Fest Chicago

During last weekend’s Riot Fest in Chicago, the sister indie rock duo Tegan & Sara performed one of their hit songs, “Closer”, that you can watch below. The sisters played on Sunday alongside bands such as Bring Me The Horizon and Weezer. Currently the duo is on a U.S. tour that runs through November 21, including their first visit to Honolulu, HI. Katy Perry is also joining them for the tour. To listen to more of Tegan & Sara, you can purchase a CD here. And to check out their…

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Riot Fest Announce Schedules & Set Times Indie News Pop Punk Rock 

Riot Fest Announce Schedules & Set Times

Riot Fest has revealed their 2014 schedule of final set times for Chicago, Denver and Toronto. The National, Taking Back Sunday and Weezer–along with many, many others–will be at the festival. Check out the full schedule below after the jump, and find out when/where your favorite bands are playing. You can purchase tickets for the fest here. And be sure to purchase a CD from your favorite bands to help get yourself pumped in the meantime!

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Riot Fest Posts Toronto Start Times Indie News Pop Punk Rock 

Riot Fest Posts Toronto Start Times

In preparation for this weekend, Riot Fest posted the times that the bands will be playing in Toronto at Downsview Park. Taking Back Sunday, New Found Glory, Manchester Orchestra, Alkaline Trio and Brand New are just some of the headliners that will play. You can get the full list of bands and times here. Riot Fest will also have shows in Chicago on September 12-14 and in Denver from September 19-21. You can buy concert tickets here, and be sure to purchase a CD from your favorite bands to help get…

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Riot Fest Announces After-Parties Indie News Pop Punk Rock 

Riot Fest Announces After-Parties

If you’re not quite ready to call it a day after going to Riot Fest, you’re in luck. The festival has announced that its Chicago dates will be hosting after-parties. Each day, there will be several across the September 11-14 weekend. Check out the full details in a tweet after the jump! You can buy a concert ticket here!

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Riot Fest Toronto Announces Daily Schedule Indie News Pop Punk Rock 

Riot Fest Toronto Announces Daily Schedule

Get your day planner ready, because Toronto’s Riot Fest has announced its daily schedule! Check it out below, after the jump. The festival will feature big names like The Cure, Social Distortion and more contemporary favorites such as Circa Survive and New Found Glory. Head here to find out more information about Toronto’s fest! Single day passes are now available, so be sure to buy concert tickets here. In addition, purchase a CD from your favorite bands to help get yourself pumped in the meantime.

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Riot Fest Announces New Location: Denver’s Mile High Stadium Indie Metal News Pop Punk Rock 

Riot Fest Announces New Location: Denver’s Mile High Stadium

Statements have been released naming Denver’s Mile High Stadium as the Riot Fest Alternative to May Farms.  Mile High Stadium is the same location that Denver’s Warped Tour show is regularly held in, and does not offer any camping options. Byers, Colorado had some citizens organize to stop Riot Fest from returning this year, you can see one of their announcements in the photo below. You can read the official statement from Riot Fest Mike here.

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