ICON FOR HIRE have announced the “An Evening With Icon for Hire” tour, which will launch nationwide on September 19 and wrapping October 11. “An Evening With Icon For Hire” will feature a night of music, fashion and entertainment with a pre-concert acoustic performance, an intimate Q&A with the group, a fashion show from Swedish-born frontwoman and fashion designer ARIEL (R-E-L)’s Custom Catastrophes line wrapping up with a full concert of fan favorites and new songs from the group’s forthcoming LP due out this fall. Just before the ‘An Evening With Icon For Hire” trek, the hotly-tipped group will join Live Nation’s “Ones To Watch” tour beginning August 1 (see all dates below).

“We designed ‘An Evening With Icon For Hire’ to connect with our fans in the most intimate setting we could think of,” explains ARIEL. “We’ve put a lot of work into making sure this is the most special tour we’ve ever done. It’s a dream!”

ICON FOR HIREARIEL (R-E-L) (vocals), SHAWN JUMP (guitars), and ADAM KRONSHAGEN (drums)–have just put the finishing touches on their new studio album with producer Mike Green (All Time Low, The Wanted, Pierce The Veil), set for release Fall 2013.

The group’s debut album Scripted marked a milestone in Tooth & Nail Records history as the highest charting debut for a new artist on the label. The album debuted at No 4 on the iTunes Rock chart, and No 19 overall and on the Billboard chart . The band’s videos for “Make A Move and “Get Well” went onto receive over 6 million views on YouTube.

Label- Tooth & Nail Records-

Catch the group on the road as part of Live Nation’s “Ones To Watch” tour and “An Evening With Icon For Hire” below:

Ones To Watch Tour:

Thu 8/1 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues

Fri 8/2 – Anaheim, CA – House of Blues

Sat 8/3 – Scottsdale, AZ – Martini Ranch

Tue 8/6 – Dallas, TX – Cambridge Room @ HOB

Wed 8/7 – Houston, TX – Bronze Peacock @ HOB

Fri 8/9 – Shreveport, LA – Strange Brew

Sat 8/10 – New Orleans, LA – The Parish @ HOB

Sun 8/11 – Nashville, TN – Exit/In

Tue 8/13 – Indianapolis, IN – Deluxe at Old National Centre

Wed 8/14 – Knoxville, TN – NV Nightclub

Fri 8/16 – Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts

Sat 8/17 – Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club

Tue 8/20 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre

Wed 8/21 – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage

Fri 8/23 – Detroit, MI – The Shelter at St. Andrew’s Hall

Sat 8/24 – Chicago, IL – The Bottom Lounge

Sun 8/25 – Minneapolis, MN – Studio B @ Skyway Theatre

Tue 8/27 – Denver, CO – Marquis Theater


An Evening With Tour:

Thu 9/19 – St. Petersburg, FL – Local 662

Fri 9/20 – Atlanta, GA – Vinyl

Sat 9/21 – Greensboro, NC – Greene Street Club

Sun 9/22 – Springfield, VA – Empire

Fri 9/27 – Merriam, KS – Aftershock

Sat 9/28 – Urbana, IL – Canopy Club

Sun 9/29 – Columbus, OH – The A & R Bar

Thu 10/3 – Colorado Springs, CO – The Black Sheep

Fri 10/4 – Murray, UT – The Murray Theater

Sat 10/5 – Las Vegas, NV – Vinyl

Sun 10/6 – Los Angeles, CA – The Roxy Theatre

Wed 10/9 – Seattle, WA – El Corazon

Thu 10/10 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre

Fri 10/11 – Orangevale, CA – The Boardwalk