Periphery Announce North American Tour; Veil of Maya and Covet Open

Periphery, whose new album, Periphery IV: HAIL STAN, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Independent Albums, Rock Albums and Hard Rock Album charts, as well as entering the trade magazine’s Top Album Sales and Digital Albums charts at #9, announce their first North American headlining tour in support of the nine-song release, kicking off a month of shows on Sept. 9.

“We’re very pleased to announce that Periphery is heading out with Veil of Maya and Covet this September! We’ve been fans and friends of these bands for a long time so it’s a real treat for us to go out again together and play for you all,” offers guitar player Jake Bowen. “We’ll also be playing a bunch of new material from Periphery IV: HAIL STAN and bringing back some oldies! WE’VE COME FOR TOUR!”

“HAIL STAN: North American 2019” dates presented by The Noise:

September 9 Pittsburgh, PA Roxian Theatre

September 10 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts

September 12 Boston, MA The House of Blues

September 13 Montreal, QC Le National

September 14 Toronto, ON The Phoenix

September 16 Cleveland, OH House of Blues

September 17 Chicago, IL House of Blues

September 18 Minneapolis, MN Skyway Theater

September 20 Winnipeg, MB Garrick Centre

September 21 Saskatoon, SK Louis

September 23 Edmonton, AB Union Hall

September 24 Calgary, AB The Palace Theatre

September 26 Vancouver, BC Rickshaw Theatre

September 27 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market

September 28 Portland, OR Hawthorne Theatre

September 30 Salt Lake City, UT The Complex

October 1 Denver, CO Summit

October 2 Kansas City, MO The Truman

October 3 St. Louis, MO The Pageant

October 12 San Bernardino, CA Self Help Festival (NOS Events Center)

Veil of Maya and Covet open on all non-festival dates. Tickets are on-sale this Friday at 10 am local time.

Previously announced European tour dates:

November 1 Köln, Germany Gruenspan

November 2 Hamburg, Germany Gruenspan

November 4 Munchen, Germany Backstage Werk

November 5 Wiesbaden, Germany Schlachthof Halfhouse

November 6 Berlin, Germany Columbia Theater

November 8 Nijmegen, Netherlands Doornroosje

November 9 Amsterdam, Netherlands Melkweg

November 11 Bristol, UK O2 Academy Bristol

November 12 Glasgow, UK Garage

November 14 Manchester, UK O2 Ritz Manchester

November 15 London, UK O2 Forum Kentish Town

Astronoid and Plini open on all European tour dates.

Periphery IV: HAIL STAN is the first release to follow the band’s 2017 GRAMMY® Award nomination in the “Best Metal Performance” category, for Periphery III: Select Difficulty album opener “The Price Is Wrong.” The 2016 album tallied 35 million cumulative streams and marked their third consecutive debut in the Top 25 of the Billboard Top 200. It represented the apex of a tireless decade-long grind. Along the way, the band graced the covers of Guitar WorldRevolverModern DrummerBass Player and more. In between the touring, endorsements and appearances, they also launched a summer camp of their own, “Periphery Summer Jam.

Periphery IV: HAIL STAN is available now via (physical) and digitally via iTunes/Apple Music (, Google Play ( and Spotify (