will join Incubus
on tour, in support of their new album "Living Things
", and have confirmed its release date for June 26.
The "Honda Civic Tour
" (ugh) will kick off in August in Bristow, VA, and play 15 dates until its close in San Diego.
Linkin Park released their first single "Burn It Down
" from the new album yesterday, prompting a mixed reaction
from UG readers.
Some readers loved the new single, like !zAck
who said: "Love the track, also love how Linkin Park keep pushing forward
Others were put off by the heavy electronic style. "Even for a pop rock song, this is completely boring,
" said mysticguitar77
Frontman Chester Bennington
explained why the band chose "Burn It Down" as their first single:
"What's interesting about this track is the really high energy and the really strong electronic melodies and hooks kind of set this song apart, which is why we chose it as our first single,
" he said.
"Living Things" will be released on June 26 on Machine Shop Recordings and Warner Bros.
have been keeping quiet for some months, after touring to support their 2011 album "If Not Now, When?
Here are the full "Honda Civic Tour" dates (via MTV):
08/11 - Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live
08/12 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Arena
08/14 - Mansfield, MA - Comcast Center
08/17 - Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center
08/19 - Atlanta, GA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
08/21 - Detroit, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills
08/22 - Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center
08/24 - Chicago, IL - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
08/25 - Indianapolis, IN - Klipsch Music Center
08/27 - Dallas, TX - Gexa Energy Pavilion
08/28 - Houston, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
08/30 - Denver, CO - Comfort Dental Amphitheatre
09/05 - Tacoma, WA - Tacoma Dome
09/07 - Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre
09/10 - San Diego, CA - Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre