R.I.P. GEORGE JONES

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R.I.P. George Jones. Farewell to the voice of Nashville and greatest male Country singer of all-time. I’m grateful to you for all that I learned listening to your music. – Mike Ness…

DATES ADDED TO US & CANADA TOUR THIS SUMMER

Social Distortion has just announced a few more US dates in June with special guests Cheap Time and Dave Hause.

Tickets for these shows will be available at 10 AM local time on Friday April 12. Click here for the complete list of shows.

June 15: Hampton Beach NH @ Hampton Beach Casino
June 19: …

NEW US & CANADA TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

Social Distortion will play a few shows this summer in Tulsa, Asheville, Richmond, Baltimore, Buffalo, and Asbury Park. The band will also join the lineup at the free-to-attend NXNE @ Dundas Square in Toronto. Broncho will open the show in Tulsa. Joining the band on all the remaining shows but NXNE are Cheap Time and …

JUST ANNOUNCED: PLAYING AMNESIA ROCKFEST

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See you at Amnesia Rockfest in Montebello, Quebec the weekend of June 14 & 15. Tickets are on sale March 23 at noon EST at www.pnrockfest.com, but the Facebook presale starts now at www.facebook.com/pnrockfest.

The day schedule will be available closer to the festival weekend.…

PLAYING THE HOOTENANNY ON JULY 6

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Social Distortion returns to The Hootenanny in Silverado Canyon, CA on July 6th. More info: http://www.thehootenanny.com/…

LAST SHOW OF THE HOUSE OF BLUES ‘HOME STAND’ ON SALE NOW

Thanks to all of you who came out and made December and January’s shows in Anaheim, West Hollywood, San Diego, Las Vegas, and Tempe so great. The band greatly appreciates the support from fans close to home and are honored that so many of you made the trip across the country (and even from other …

COACHELLA LINEUP ANNOUNCED

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Social Distortion are looking forward to performing at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, CA.

The band will play both Sundays of the festival, April 14 and 21, with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Vampire Weekend, and the Wu-Tang Clan.

2013 festival passes will be …

TONIGHT AT HOUSE OF BLUES ANAHEIM ALSO POSTPONED

Regrettably, tonight’s show at the House of Blues Anaheim has also been postponed due to illness.

All tickets for January 9, 2013 will be honored on February 4. Refunds are available from the point of purchase if you’re unable to make the rescheduled date.

The band apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, and appreciates …

TONIGHT AT HOUSE OF BLUES ANAHEIM POSTPONED

We regret to announce that the show tonight at the House of Blues Anaheim has been postponed due to illness.

All tickets for January 8, 2013 will be honored on January 27. If you’re not able to attend the rescheduled show, refunds are available at point of purchase.

The band apologizes for any inconvenience this …

VIDEO: “DRUG TRAIN” WITH BILLY GIBBONS (LIVE FROM THE HOUSE OF BLUES SUNSET STRIP)

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Click HERE to see the legendary Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top play “Drug Train” with Social Distortion.

TWO MORE SHOWS ADDED AT THE HOUSE OF BLUES SUNSET STRIP

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Social Distortion are adding two more shows at the House of Blues Sunset Strip this January:

January 25 (w/ Cadillac Tramps)
January 26 (w/ The Lusitania)

Tickets will be on sale Friday, December 21 at 10 AM.…

TONIGHT AT HOUSE OF BLUES ANAHEIM POSTPONED DUE TO ILLNESS

We regret to announce that tonight’s show at House of Blues Anaheim is postponed due to unforeseen illness. This show is now rescheduled for Sunday, January 13, 2013. All tickets for December 18, 2012 will be honored for the rescheduled performance on January 13, 2013. For those who are unable to attend the rescheduled date, …

MORE SHOWS AT THE HOUSE OF BLUES ANAHEIM, SUNSET STRIP, & SAN DIEGO PLUS TEMPE

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Social Distortion have announced more shows at the House of Blues Anaheim, Sunset Strip, and San Diego, as well as a show at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, AZ. ANAHEIM: January 9 (w/ the Cadillac Tramps) ON SALE NOW January 11 (w/ Crushed Out) ON SALE 12/13 @ 10 AM PST January 12 (w/ Audra …

MIKE NESS INTERVIEW ON KTLA SUNDAY NIGHT

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A two-part interview with Mike Ness will air on KTLA Los Angeles this Sunday, December 2.

Part 1 covers the early days of Social Distortion, and will air in the 8 PM hour. Part 2 explores what Mike and the band are doing now, and will air in the 9 PM hour.

Check your local …

NEWLY REDESIGNED E.U. MERCH STORE JUST LAUNCHED

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We’ve redesigned our E.U. webstore just in time for the holidays. Now our friends in Europe can get many of their favorites from our US store, pay in £ or €, and have the order ship straight from Europe.

Check out the new webstore HERE

ADDITIONAL SHOWS ADDED IN SAN DIEGO AND WEST HOLLYWOOD

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Due to demand, Social Distortion have announced an additional show at the House of Blues in San Diego as well as an additional Saturday night show at the House of Blues Sunset Strip:

Jan. 15: House of Blues San Diego (w/ Red Devil Squadron)
Jan. 19: House of Blues Sunset Strip (w/ Crushed Out)

Tickets …

DONATE TO HURRICANE RELIEF EFFORTS USING YOUR ITUNES ACCOUNT

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Music fans in the U.S. who want to donate to help the relief effort in areas affected by Hurricane/Superstorm Sandy can do so using their iTunes accounts at itunes.com/redcross.

Anyone outside the U.S. who feels moved to pitch in can do so by visiting www.redcross.org.…

SAYREVILLE SHOWS CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE SANDY

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Due to the impact of Hurricane Sandy, Social Distortion regret to announce that both shows at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ, scheduled for Nov. 1 and Nov. 2 are cancelled. Refunds will be available from the point of purchase.

We wish our fans and all in New Jersey and the Northeast the best in …

POUGHKEEPSIE SHOW CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE SANDY

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Social Distortion is regrettably cancelling its show at The Chance in Poughkeepsie tonight due to Hurricane Sandy.

Refunds will be available at the point of purchase.…

ARE YOU ON THE MAILING LIST?

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By popular demand, a third show has been added in Las Vegas on Saturday, December 22 at the House of Blues, as part of the band’s House of Blues shows this winter. Tomorrow, we’re sending out an email to our mailing list subscribers with an exclusive presale code for this show.

We’re also going to …

FAN REVIEW: OCTOBER 12 AT THE VIC THEATRE IN CHICAGO, IL

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Social Distortion has been a favorite of mine since I was a kid, thanks to my older brother. On October 12th 2012, they played at The Vic Theater in Chicago. This is hands down one of the best shows I have ever attended. Mike Ness and band put on one hell of a show. Always …

OC WEEKLY NAME SOCIAL DISTORTION ORANGE COUNTY’S #1 BAND OF ALL TIME

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Social Distortion is honored to be named Orange County’s top band of all time alongside friends and notables like No Doubt, The Vandals,The Adolescents, and Sublime.

Click HERE to read the full list.…

SUPPORT BANDS FOR HOUSE OF BLUES SHOWS ANNOUNCED

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Social Distortion will be joined by old friends and new friends at each date of their December and January shows at the Houses of Blues of Anaheim, the Sunset Strip, Las Vegas, and San Diego.

Click HERE to see the full list, plus dates for the band’s October/November tour of the eastern half of the …

MIKE NESS RANKS 5TH IN FIRST ROUND OF VOTING IN KROQ TOP GUITARIST POLL

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Thanks to Social Distortion’s fans, Mike Ness has ranked 5th in the first round of voting in KROQ’s Top Alternative Rock Guitarists poll.

“First, it’s an honor to be placed in this category amongst such incredibly talented musicians. Second, and most importantly, thanks to all of my fans. Without you, Social Distortion would not have …