THE SWORD Set To Launch U.S. Headlining Tour

THE SWORD have announced a U.S. headlining tour in support of their debut album, "Age of Winters". The dynamic quartet will launch a three-week U.S. tour beginning March 29 at the Masquerade in Tampa, FL. The tour is scheduled to conclude April 20 in the band's hometown of Austin, TX, with additional dates pending. Support on THE SWORD tour will be provided by TORCHE and labelmates TARANTULA A.D.

In other news, THE SWORD has contributed a new song to the forthcoming "Invaders" compilation, set for release on April 25 via Kemado Records. Entitled "Under the Boughs", the collection joins seventeen tracks of rare and unreleased material from PELICAN, WOLFMOTHER, BLACK MOUNTAIN, HIGH ON FIRE, WITCH and BIG BUSINESS, amongst others. A special "Invaders" homepage at, featuring music and album art, has been established at


Mar. 29 - Tampa, FL @ Masquerade
Apr. 30 - Jacksonville, FL @ Thee Imperial
Apr. 31 - Orlando, FL @ Back Booth
Apr. 01 - Savannah, GA @ The Jinx
Apr. 02 - Charlotte, NC @ The Milestone
Apr. 03 - Wilmington, NC @ Soapbox
Apr. 04 - Richmond, VA @ Nanci Raygun
Apr. 05 - Washington, D.C. @ Black Cat
Apr. 06 - Philadelphia, PA @ Khyber
Apr. 07 - Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwell's
Apr. 08 - Providence, RI @ The Living Room
Apr. 09 - New York, NY @ CBGB
Apr. 11 - Buffalo, NY @ Buffalo Icon
Apr. 12 - Columbus, OH @ Hi Five Bar
Apr. 13 - Detroit, MI @ The Belmont
Apr. 14 - Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
Apr. 15 - Farmington, MO @ O'Aces Center Stage
Apr. 16 - Memphis, TN @ High Tone
Apr. 17 - Denton, TX @ Rubber Gloves
Apr. 18 - Houston, TX @ Walters on Washington
Apr. 19 - San Antonio, TX @ Sanctuary
April 20 - Austin, TX @ Emo's


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