Like High on Fire, but on a budget? Good news. The fine folks at Converse have teamed up with the band to present the inaugural Converse Rubber Tracks Live Tour. The opener for the East Coast tour is Blackest, while SoCal’s Arctic will be the West Coast opener. Tickets for the five-date tour were made available yesterday (30), and will likely sell out soon. The dates are as follows:
In addition to their flagship Brooklyn studio, Converse will have “pop-up” Converse Rubber Tracks studios coinciding with the tour dates. allowing bands to spend a day in the studio and record music that they’ll retain the rights to at the end of the recording. Here’s the studios where they’ll be set up: Boston, MA – Q-Division Studios (August 11 – 15), Toronto, Ontario – Nobel Street Studios (August 6 – 10), San Francisco, CA – Different Fur Studios (Aug 18 -22) and Los Angeles, CA – The Fortress (Aug. 18 – 22).