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EVANS BLUE announced today the full schedule of dates on their summer GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES 2012 TOUR.  The tour kicks off July 6th at The Machine Shop in Flint, Michigan, where the band will also film a live video for the song “Halo.”

Drummer Dusty Saxton will be joining Dan, Parker, V and Pitter on tour.  Saxton is from Austin, Texas and has played with a multitude of different bands across multiple genres including Alpha Rev, Brandon Rhyder, and Ember.

State Your Cause ( will support the entire run with the exception of July 29th.  Bobaflex ( will be joining the line up for the GA and FL dates while 7th Cycle will be a part of the shows July 6th – 15th.

July 6th The Machine Shop   Flint, MI  (Banana 101.5 WBBN Presents)
July 7th The Intersection  Grand Rapids, MI (97.9 WGRD Presents)
July 8th Frankies Inner City  Toledo, OH
July 11th The Blind Pig  Ann Arbor, MI (89X Presents)
July 13th Alrosa Villa  Columbus, OH
July 14th McGuffy’s HOR   Dayton, OH (103.9 The X Presents)
July 15th Altar Bar  Pittsburgh, PA
July 17th Higher Ground  S. Burlington, VT
July 18th Port City Music Hall  Portland, ME
July 19th The Chance  Poughkeepsie, NY
July 20th The Rock Juntion  Coventry, RI
July 21st Mill St Brews  W. Greenwich, RI
July 22nd Wally’s Pub  Hampton Beach, NH
July 24th Baltimore, MD  The Recher Theatre
July 25th The Studio @ Webster   NYC, NY
July 26th Ollie’s Point  Amityville, NY
July 27th The Note  West Chester, PA
July 28th NY State Fair Infield  Syracuse, NY (WKRL 17th Annual K-ROCKATHON)
July 31st Capones  Johnson City, TN
August 1st 120 Tavern & Music Hall Marietta, GA
August 2nd  Jack Rabbits  Jacksonville, FL
August 3rd  57 West  Orlando, FL
August 4th  The State Theatre  St Petersburg, FL
August 7th  The Varsity Theatre     Baton Rouge, LA
August 8th Southport Music Hall   Jefferson, LA
August 9th Cambridge @ HOB   Dallas, TX
August 10th Emo’s Austin, TX
August 11th House of Blues Houston, TX
August 14th George’s Majestic Fayetteville, AR
August 15th Newby’s Memphis, TN
August 16th TBD Nashville, TN or Joplin, MO
August 17th Pop’s Sauget, IL (KPNT Presents)

Evans Blue’s 4th album Graveyard Of Empires, was released on April 17th via Sounds+Sights.  The first singles are “This Time It’s Different” and “Halo”.  Both can be heard on radio now!

The entire album can be streamed here:

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