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Japan Sensation One Ok Rock to be Primary Support on 5 Seconds of Summer Tour

One Ok Rock, the pop rock revelation from Japan, will be the direct and primary support for 5 Seconds of Summer’s upcoming summer tour. The tour commences with a July 1 Connecticut show and runs nationwide through mid-September. This tour serves as a follow up for One Ok Rock’s tour last fall with All Time Low.

The group’s collaboration with both All Time Low and 5 Seconds of Summer are sure to bring them immense amounts of exposure. This announcement and tour also serve as promotion for their first ever American release, 35xxxv Deluxe Edition. The record has been the subject of significant acclaim, reaching as highly as #17 on the Billboard Heatseekers Album Chart.

One Ok Rock have ascended to the forefront of Japanese culture and the country’s music scene with their artful blend of emo, punk, alternative, and indie influences. Additional praise ought to be given to their perpetual fervor and energy over their lengthy career.

Specific praise comes from The Alternative Press, with the publication saying “The Tokyo-based quartet spare no effort mining elements of metal, pop punk and hardcore, further refining these influences into songs that are charming as they are jarring. At heart, ONE OK ROCK exudes a passion and focus that easily makes many of their peers (and influences) seem completely jaded.”

To glimpse One Ok Rock’s truly unique sound and stage presence, check out the video for “Cry Out” below. The outfit’s tour dates with 5 Seconds of Summer are listed below.

Tour w/ 5 Seconds of Summer

July 1 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena

July 2 – Hershey, PA @ Hersheypark Stadium

July 6 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center

July 8 – Washington, D.C. @ Jiffy Lube Live

July 9 – Boston, MA @ Xfinity Center

July 10 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

July 12 – Toronto, ON @ Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

July 13 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre

July 15 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden

July 16 – Philadelphia, PA @ Susquehanna Bank Center

July 18 – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte

July 20 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena

July 22 – Birmingham, AL @ Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

July 23 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena

July 24 – Atlanta, GA @ Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood

July 26 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center

July 27 – Detroit, MI @ The Palace of Auburn Hills

July 29 – Moline, IL @ iWireless Center

July 30 – Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

July 31 – Saint Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Theatre

August 18 – Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center

August 19 – St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

August 20 – Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center

August 22 – Omaha, NE @ CenturyLink Center

August 24 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center

August 26 – Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheatre

August 27  – Boise, ID @ Taco Bell Arena

August 28 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheatre

August 30 – Spokane, WA @ Spokane Arena

August 31 – Portland, OR @ Sunlight Supply Amphitheatre

September 2 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre

September 3 – Sacramento, CA @ Toyota Amphitheatre

September 4 – Irvine, CA @ Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre

September 7 – Los Angeles,CA @ The Forum

September 9 – San Diego, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheater

September 10 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion

September 11 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater

September 14 – San Antonio, TX @ AT&T Center

September 16 – New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center

September 17 – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion

September 18 – Houston, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

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