Citizen’s ‘Young States’ out Now on Run For Cover Records; ; Now Available on iTunes; On Tour with Such Gold, Mixtapes; Headline Tour Kicks Off November 8

By on October 25, 2012

Run For Cover Records has released Young States, the debut EP from Toledo, OHindie 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 have been busy touring this fall with the likes of Aficionado and Mixtapes. A trek with Such Gold, Mixtapes and Raindance is now underway and runs through November 3rd.  On November 8, Citizen kicks off their headline tour, featuring support from State Champs and Candy Hearts. The run marks the band’s first time touring Canada. 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 UStour with Turnover and Light Years.

Young States was recorded at The Getaway Studio in Boston, MAwith Jay Maas (Title Fight, Defeater) and is now available on iTunes at:

Citizen is:
Mat Kerekes – Vocals
Nick Hamm – Guitar
Ryland Oehlers – Guitar
Eric Hamm – Bass
Cray Wilson – Drums
Tour Dates
Citizen w / Such Gold, Mixtapes and Raindance (support)
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) 
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 

Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.