Skillet Release New Album, RISE - Announce Carnival of Madness Tour Dates

Two-time Grammy®-nominated rock band Skillet released their highly anticipated new album RISE. Fans can take home the album on iTunes now and the music video for the album's single "Sick Of It" can be seen here.

RISE follows the band's 2009 blockbuster, Awake, which was recently certified platinum for sales in excess of one million copies in the U.S. Skillet is the only active rock band to achieve platinum certification in 2012.

The band is celebrating the new album release by joining the Carnival of Madness tour presented by Monster Energy. The coast to coast tour includes rock superstars such as Shinedown, Papa Roach, In This Moment, and more.

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Carnival of Madness Tour Dates w/ Skillet
8/11 – Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony Summer Stage
8/13 – Cleveland, OH – Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
8/14 – Philadelphia, PA. – Mann Center for the Performing Arts
8/16 – Canandaigua, NY.= – Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center
8/17 – Cincinnati, OH – PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center
8/18 – Bloomington, IL. – US Cellular Coliseum
8/20 – Burgettstown, PA. – First Niagara Pavilion
8/21 – Bristow, VA. – Jiffy Lube Live
8/23 – Tinley Park, IL. – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
8/25 – Cedar Rapids, IA – U.S. Cellular Center
8/27 – Clarkston, MI. – DTE Energy Music Theatre
8/28 – Big Flats, NY – Tags
8/30 – Charlotte, NC – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
8/31 – Virginia Beach, VA. – Farm Bureau Live
9/01 – Raleigh, NC – The Red Hat Amphitheater
9/06 – Orlando, FL – Night of Joy
9/07 – St. Louis, MO – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St Louis
9/08 – Oklahoma City, OK –  Zoo Amphitheater
9/10 –  Denver, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
9/12 – Spokane, WA – Spokane Country Interstate Fair
9/14 – Sacramento, CA – Discovery Park
9/15 – Las Vegas, NV –  The Joint
9/18 – Seattle, WA – Washington State Fair

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