Dutch progressive metal band TEXTURES will be headed west for their inaugural American tour with PERIPHERY, THE HUMAN ABSTRACT, and THE CONTORTIONIST, set to launch on September 3rd in Raleigh, North Carolina and wrap-up in Baltimore, Maryland on October 8th, 2011.

Confirmed “Frak The Gods” tour dates are:

09-03-2011         The Brewery                              Raleigh, NC

09-04-2011         The State Theatre                      St. Petersburg, FL

09-05-2011         The Masquerade                       Atlanta, GA

09-07-2011         Warehouse Live                        Houston, TX

09-08-2011         Trees                                          Dallas, TX

09-09-2011         House Of Rock                         Corpus Christi, TX

09-10-2011         White Rabbit                             San Antonio, TX

09-12-2011         Launchpad                               Albuquerque, NM

09-14-2011         Martini Ranch                          Scottsdale, AZ

09-15-2011         The Rock                                   Tucson, AZ

09-16-2011         Chain Reaction                         Anaheim, CA

09-17-2011         Epicentre                                   San Diego, CA

09-18-2011         Key Club                                   West Hollywood, CA

09-20-2011         The New Parish                        Oakland, CA

09-21-2011         Branx                                        Portland, OR

09-22-2011         Studio Seven                            Seattle, WA

09-23-2011         The Venue                                Boise, ID

09-24-2011         The Complex                            Salt Lake City, UT

09-25-2011         The Marquis Theatre               Denver, CO

09-27-2011         Fubar                                        St. Luis, MO

09-28-2011         The Bluestone                          Columbus, OH

09-29-2011         Mojoe’s                                     Joliet, IL

09-30-2011         Rave Bar                                  Milwaukee, WI

10-01-2011         MXTP                                       Grand Rapids, MI

10-02-2011         Wreck Room                            Toronto, ON

10-03-2011         La Tulipe                                  Montreal, QC

10-05-2011         The Palladium                          Worcester, MA

10-06-2011         Gramercy Theatre                    New York, NY

10-07-2011         First Unitarian Church            Philadelphia, PA

10-08-2011         The Ottobar                              Baltimore, MD

This maiden tour will coincide with the release of TEXTURES’ follow-up to 2008’s highly successful critically lauded Silhouettes.  The band have completed their recording at Split Second Sound Studios in Amsterdam with TEXTURES guitarist producer Jochem Jacobs.  This fourth studio album features the debut of new vocalist Daniel de Jongh (ex- CiLiCe).

New album information will be released soon.

Visit TEXTURES online at www.TEXTURESBAND.com, on Facebook, www.myspace.com/TEXTURES, www.youtube.com/TEXTURESTV, and Twitter.com/TEXTURESBAND.