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The Mark Of Cain Announce New Single And National Tour

Celebrated Australian hard rock outfit The Mark Of Cain have announced their first national tour since March last year and will be heading back out on the Australian road this October and November in support of their new single Grey-11.

Grey-11 features on the trio’s acclaimed fifth studio album, 2012’s Songs Of The Third & Fifth, which hailed an impressive return to the scene for the band. The song features alternative rock icon Henry Rollins in a short spoken word piece.

Says frontman John Scott, “I wrote about someone coming back from a bad conflict anywhere, and that the thought of coming back to their family or girlfriend or boyfriend is what kept them going thru Hell, only to find they’ve even betrayed by the very people they relied on – and who else would get that but Rollins who tours war zones and visits combat casualties in Europe and the US.”

Following last year’s successful stint on the road, The Mark Of Cain’s upcoming tour will take in the usual hot spots but will also include a return to Newcastle and a long-awaited trip to Hobart. Melbourne two-piece King Of The North will appear as special guests at most shows with further support from Wollongong’s Bruce, Brisbane’s Turnpike, Perth’s Scalphunter and Hobart’s Captives.

An edited edition of Grey-11 will be released as a free download available to those already on The Mark Of Cain’s mailing list and all new subscribers. Sign-up here and the download will be sent on August 11th.

UPDATE 08/09/14: Due to overwhelming demand, The Mark Of Cain have added an Adelaide show to their 2014 national tour. The performance will take place on Friday, 5th December at The Gov, with King Of The North also supporting at this newly-announced show. Tickets for The Mark Of Cain’s Adelaide performance go on sale this Friday, 12th September. Full details below.

Watch: The Mark Of Cain 2014 Tour Promo

The Mark Of Cain Tour Dates

Tickets go on sale Friday, August 15th.

Friday, 31st October 2014
170 Russell St, Melbourne
Tickets: 170russell / Feel Presents

Saturday, 1st November 2014
Brisbane Hotel, Hobart
Tickets: Moshtix

Friday, 7th November 2014
Metro, Sydney
Tickets: Metro Theatre / Feel Presents

Saturday, 8th November 2014
Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle
Tickets: Your Cambridge / Feel Presents

Saturday, 15th November 2014
Rosemount Hotel, Perth
Tickets: Feel Presents

Friday, 28th November 2014
Zoo, Brisbane
Tickets: Feel Presents

Saturday, 29th November 2014
Coolangatta Hotel, Coolangatta
Tickets: Feel Presents

Friday, 5th December 2014NEW SHOW
The Gov, Adelaide
Tickets: Feel Presents

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