The Wild / Run, Forever - On Tour In Support Of Split 7"

Atlanta, GA's The Wild and Pittsburgh, PA's Run, Forever are gearing up for some heavy U.S. touring in support of the bands' upcoming Split 7" on Solidarity Recordings. Due out on June 21st, the four song release will be limited to 500 on black and color vinyl. More details and pre-order info coming soon. Both bands should have copies of the 7" on tour beginning in mid-June as well.
On a related note, our friends at Punknews.org have just launched an exclusive stream for the split release. To listen to all the songs, go here.
While The Wild and Run, Forever are touring separately, the two will meet up for a week of shows beginning on June 4th at Crucial Fun Fest in Lexington, KY. Also noteworthy for The Wild is a week of shows with Andrew Jackson Jihad, as well as appearances at Plan-It-X Fest and the Asian Man Records 15th Anniversary Festival in San Francisco on June 17th.
Speaking of Asian Man, on July 12th, the label will release A Collection from The Wild, which is a CD re-release of various out-of-print singles, EPs, live songs and split releases. The band will have copies available for sale on the upcoming tour. Also check out Set Ourselves Free, The Wild's 2010 full-length, which is available as a donation-based download from Quote Unquote Records.
As for Run, Forever, the Pennsylvania trio has been touring steadily in support of its recent full-length, The Devil, And Death, And Me. Originally self-released by the outfit in July of 2010 and officially re-issued by Solidarity at the end of last year, the California label recently pressed a 12" vinyl version of this terrific album, which you can grab here or from the band at shows. While you're at it, click here to watch this terrific new video for the title track from The Devil, And Death, And Me.

THE WILD - U.S. TOUR
MAY 30 - Richmond, VA @ The Rock Garden w/ RVIVR, Timeshares, Sundials, Hold Tight
MAY 31- Frederick, MD @ All Saints Episcopal Church w/ Bouncing Betty, Young Mountain, more
JUN 02 - Philadelphia, PA @ LAVA - Wooden Shoe’s May Month of Anarchy Party w/ Ceasefire, Born in a Cent, Bouncing Betty
JUN 03 - Brooklyn, NY @ Hillstock Music Festival w/ Zebu, Brave Little Abacus, So So Glos, Eskalators, more
JUN 04 - Lexington, KY @ Crucial Fun Fest JR./In Your House Fest w/ Run, Forever, Spraynard, Dr. Dinosaur, Young Mountain, more
JUN 05 - Nashville, TN @ Little Hamilton - with Run, Forever, Chicken Little, Patron Saint of Disappointment, more
JUN 06 - Memphis, TN - St. Blues Guitar Workshop (Early Show!!) w/ Run, Forever, The Star Killers, Brennan Whalen
JUN 07 - Ft. Worth, TX @ 1919 Hemphill w/ Run, Forever, more
JUN 08 - Houston, TX @ Sedition Books w/ Run, Forever, more
JUN 09 - Austin, TX @ Trailer Park Records w/ Run, Forever, Days n’ Daze, more
JUN 10 - San Antonio, TX @ The Baltimore House w/ Run, Forever, The Sticky Bandits, more
JUN 11 - Las Cruces, NM @ The Trainyard w/ Dr. Dinosaur, more
JUN 12 - Tucson, AZ @ TBA w/ Dr. Dinosaur, more
JUN 13 - Riverside, CA @ 3485 University Ave. w/ Watercolor Paintings, Spoonboy, The Boy Who Could Fly, New York Taxi, more
JUN 14 - San Jose, CA @ The Texas Toast House w/ Spraynard more
JUN 15 - Santa Cruz, CA @ 105 Pioneer St w/ Spraynard, Russ Rankin (Good Riddance), more
JUN 16 - San Francisco, CA @ Viracocha w/ Dreams, Shady Maples
JUN 17 - San Francisco, CA @ Asian Man Records 15th Anniversary Festival Show @ The Bottom of the Hill w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad, O’Pioneers, Shinobu, Pteradon
JUN 18 - Reno, NV - Rainshadow Community Center w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 19 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 20 - Kasper, WY @ American Legion w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 21 - Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 23 - St. Louis, MO @ the Firebird w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 24 - Bloomington, IN @ Plan-it-X Fest w/ Defiance, Ohio, Nana Grizol, David Dondero, Dead Dog, Madeline, more
JUN 25 - Newport, KY @ Southgate House Ballroom w/ Andrew Jackson Jihad
JUN 27 - Cincinnati, OH @ TBA w/ Vacation, more
JUN 28 - Pittsburgh, PA @ 222 Ormsby w/ Light Hearted, Run Forever, more
JUN 29 - New Haven, CT @ Lily’s Pad w/ Bomb the Music Industry!, Cheap Girls, NYR, more
JUN 30 - Northampton, MA @ TBA - (need help)
JUL 01 - New London, CT @ TBA - (need help)
JUL 02 - Washington DC @ Saint Stephens Church w/ Bomb the Music Industry!, The Max Levine Ensemble, Cheap Girls, Algernon Cadwallader
JUL 03 - Brooklyn, NY @ Club Europa w/ Bomb the Music Industry!, Cheap Girls, more

RUN, FOREVER - U.S. TOUR
MAY 27 - Las Cruces, NM @ Late Night Lunchbox
MAY 28 - Albuquerque, NM -@ Festolano 2011! / Dads House
MAY 29 - Amarillo, TX @ The 806
MAY 30 - Tulsa, OK @ TBA
MAY 31 - Belleville, IL @ ITR Venue
JUN 01 - Bloomington, IN @ Fort Vegan
JUN 02 - Dayton, OH @ Blind Bobs
JUN 03 - 04 - Lexington, KY @ Crucial Fun Fest
JUN 05 - Nashville, TN @ Little Hamilton Collective w/ The Wild
JUN 06 - Memphis, TN @ TBA w/ The Wild
JUN 07 - Ft Worth, TX @ 1919 Hemphill w/ The Wild
JUN 08 - Houston, TX @ Sedition Books w/ The Wild
JUN 09 - Austin, TX @ Trailer Park Records w/ The Wild
JUN 10 - San Antonio, TX @ Baltimore House w/ The Wild
JUN 11 - TBA
JUN 12 - Lafayette, LA @ Frankies
JUN 14 - Tallahassee, FL @ Coolifornia House
JUN 15 - Gainesville, FL @ 1982
JUN 16 - Tampa, FL @ The Crowbar
JUN 17 - Jacksonville, FL @ TBA
JUN 19 - Atlanta, GA @ The Wonderroot
JUN 20 - West Columbia, SC @ Unit One Art Space
JUN 21 - Rock Hill, SC @ Venue TBA
JUN 22 - Greensboro, NC @ Legit BIZ
JUN 23 - Richmond, VA @ Rock Garden
JUN 24 - Fredricksburg, VA @ The Chidester House
JUN 25 - TBA
JUN 26 - Philadelphia, PA @ TBA
JUN 27 - Lancaster, PA @ House Show
JUN 28 - Pittsburgh, PA @ 222 Ormsby
JUN 29 - Punxsutawney, PA @ Venue TBA
JUN 30 - Ashtabula, OH @ West End 2153
JUL 01 - Erie, PA @ St Coreys Day Fest
JUL 02 - Braddock, PA @ Square One
JUL 08 - 10 - Clearville, PA @ Square One Fest