Citizen Announce Fall Tour Schedule Including Dates with Aficionado, Mixtapes, Such Gold, State Champs, Candy Hearts and Raindance ; ‘Young States’ out October 23 on Run For Cover Records; Now Available For Pre-Order

By on September 19, 2012

Run For Cover Records will release Young States, the debut EP from Toledo , OH indie rockers Citizen on October 23.  Available on vinyl for the first time, the CD and digital versions will also feature the EP + bonus tracks.

The band will launch their fall touring in support of the record starting on September 25 with Aficionado and Mixtapes. A trek with Such Gold, Mixtapes and Raindance follows from October 17 through November 3rd.  On November 8, Citizen kicks off their headline tour, featuring support from State Champs and Candy Hearts begins November 8th. See dates below.
With influences ranging from Brand New to Knapsack to Sunny Day Real Estate, Citizen started in 2009 as a side project and came to full fruition in 2010. In 2012, the band recorded 2 songs with Will Yip in Conshohocken , PA which made up their side of a split EP with Virginia Beach ’s Turnover. Soon after, the band signed to Run For Cover Records, graduated high school, and went on a full US tour with Turnover and Light Years.
Young States was recorded at The Getaway Studio in Boston , MA with Jay Maas (Title Fight, Defeater) and is now available for pre-order Young States at:

Citizen is:
Mat Kerekes – Vocals
Nick Hamm – Guitar
Ryland Oehlers – Guitar
Eric Hamm – Bass
Cray Wilson – Drums
Citizen w/ Aficionado and Mixtapes (Support)
Tues Sept 25th Rochester , NY @ Dubland Underground 
Wed Sept 26th  Columbus , OH @ West Rich Art Space 
Thu Sept 27th  Indianapolis , IN @ Hoosier Dome 
Fri Sept 28th  St Louis , MO @ Cicero ‘s 
Sat Sept 29th  Tulsa , OK @ Eclipse 
Sun Sept 30th  Austin , TX @ Mohawk 
Mon Oct 1st  El Paso , TX @ Open Gate Church 
Tues Oct 2nd  Albuquerque , NM @ The Gasworks 
Wed Oct 3rd  Mesa , AZ @ The Nile Underground 
Thu Oct 4th  San Diego , CA @ Che Cafe
Fri Oct 5th  Tijuanaja , Mexico @ You Revolution 
Sat Oct 6th  Pomona , CA @ Aladdin Jr’s 
Sun Oct 7th  Fresno , CA @ Chinatown Youth 
Mon Oct 8th  San Jose, CA @ Musik INC
Tues Oct 9th  Reno , NV @ Fort Ryland 2000 
Wed Oct 10th  Portland , OR @ Minus World 
Thur Oct 11th  Seattle , WA @ El Corazon Lounge 
Fri Oct 12th  Boise , ID @ The Venue 
Sat Oct 13th  Ogden , UT @ Mojo’s 
Sun Oct 14th  Denver , CO @ Marquis Theater 
Tues Oct 16th  Chicago IL @ SubT  
Citizen w / Such Gold, Mixtapes and Raindance (support)
Wed, Oct 17th Altoona , PA @ VFW Fort Apache  
Thur Oct 18th Hartford , CT @ Webster Underground
Fri Oct 19th  Asbury Park , NJ @ Asbury Lanes 
Sat Oct 20th  Syracuse , NY @ The Lost Horizon ( w PBC)
Sun Oct 21st  Garden City NY @ Ethical Humane Society ( w Transit)
Mon Oct 22nd  Washington D.C @ Ras Hall 
Wed Oct 24th Greensboro , NC @ Green Street Music Hall
Thur Oct 25th  Columbia , SC @ New Brookland Tavern 
Fri Oct 26th  Melbourne , FL @ Black Box Studio
Sat Oct 27th  Gainesville , FL @ THE FEST 11 @ The Atlantic  
Sun Oct 28th  Nashville , TN @ Rocket Town (headline show small room)
Tues Oct 30th  Ft Wright, KY @ Shimmers Ballroom 
Wed Oct 31st  Louisville , KY @ Spinellis Pizza 
Thur Nov 1st Indianapolis , IN @ Hoosier Dome 
Friday Nov 2nd Toledo , OH @ Micky Finn’s 
Sat Nov 3rd  Lansing , MI @ The Loft 
Citizen w State Champs, Candy Hearts (headline) 
Thur Nov 8th  St Catherine , ON @ TBA 
Fri Nov 9th  Toronto , ON @ Sneaky Dee ‘s 
Sat Nov 10th  Ottawa , ON @ Pressed 
Mon Nov 12th  Montreal , QB @ L’ESCO 
Tues Nov 13th  Portland , ME @ Studio 250 
Wed Nov 14th  Worcester , MA @ The Palladium (upstairs)
Thur Nov 15th  Hoboken , NJ @ The Stevenson Institute 
Friday Nov 16th  Allentown , PA @ Fearless Fire Company 
Sat Nov 17th  Stanhope, NJ @ The Stanhope House 
Sun Nov 18th  Pittsburgh , PA @ The Smiling Moose (upstairs)
Mon Nov 19th  Columbus , OH @ TBA