EASTERN US/CANADA TOUR DATES JUST ANNOUNCED

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Social Distortion looks forward to seeing those of you in eastern Canada and the US midwest, southeast, East Coast, and south Texas this October and November. Lindi Ortega will support the band on all dates, and all shows will feature special guests The Biters.

Tickets for all shows will be on sale on June …

JONNY TWO BAGS FEATURED IN NEW MUSIC SHOW ‘DOWN THE HIGHWAY’

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Jonny Two Bags is the first to be featured in the new monthly video series Down the Highway. The episode discusses Jonny’s history in US Bombs, Cadillac Tramps, and Social Distortion, as well as profiles Echopark Guitars‘ new signature model for Jonny.

For Down the Highway, musician Ian Harrower rides his vintage Triumph …

ROLLING STONE BRINGS BACK TOUR PHOTO DIARY

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By popular demand, Social Distortion is once again sending behind the scenes photos to Rolling Stone as a tour diary.

To view Rolling Stone’s gallery of those photos, click HERE.

Be sure to keep checking the link for updates.

RIP ADAM YAUCH

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Although, our paths never crossed, we’ve always had great respect for the Beastie Boys. Adam Yauch was a pioneer and a visionary who helped shape the world of music as we know it today. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Adam’s family and friends. You’ll be missed, but never forgotten.

– Social Distortion…

EXCLUSIVE COLOR LP + POSTER SET AVAILABLE IN THE UK/EUROPE FOR RECORD STORE DAY

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Social Distortion will release a red and orange LP of Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes for Record Store Day in the UK, Germany, and the Netherlands. Each of the 1,000 copies available will come with a “Machine Gun Blues” poster from the video’s premiere in LA.

Record Store Day is April 21. To find stores …

EXCLUSIVE POSTER + LP SET AVAILABLE ON RECORD STORE DAY

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To celebrate Record Store Day in the U.S., Social Distortion are releasing a limited edition mint green Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes LP and poster set exclusively through participating independent record stores. Each of the 2,000 copies available will come with a “Machine Gun Blues” poster from the video’s premiere in LA, and 1,000 of …

TWO RARE TRACKS NOW STREAMING ON FACEBOOK

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Social Distortion is now streaming “Prison Bound” live from BBC Radio 1 (2005) and Sony b-side “Shame on Me” exclusively for their fans on Facebook.

Click HERE for the streaming audio player.

ADDITIONAL TOUR DATES JUST ANNOUNCED

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Social Distortion have just confirmed shows in Portland OR, Kennewick WA, Salt Lake City UT, Boise ID, Spokane WA, Bend OR, and San Luis Obispo CA.

Click HERE for the dates. Tickets will be on sale on 2/24.…

ROLLING STONE HOSTS BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR PHOTO GALLERY

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The band has been sending behind the scenes photos of their current tour with Frank Turner and Sharks to Rolling Stone.

To view Rolling Stone’s gallery of those photos, click HERE.

Be sure to keep checking the link for updates.

RENO SHOWS POSTPONED DUE TO ILLNESS

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Social Distortion is postponing their shows in Reno, NV tonight and tomorrow due to illness. The shows have been rescheduled for May 18 and 19.

All tickets for the February 6th show will be honored on May 18th, and tickets for the February 7th show will be honored May 19th.

If you’re unable to attend

SOCIAL DISTORTION ANNOUNCES U.S./CANADA TOUR DATES

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Social Distortion will get back on the tour bus in April and May, with special guests Toadies, Riverboat Gamblers and Lindi Ortega at select shows.

Tickets for these shows in the U.S. and Canada will go on sale Friday, January 20th. To find out when the tour will come to a city near you, click …

PHOTO GALLERY: SOCIAL DISTORTION IN DENVER, 12/3

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Denver’s Westword posted a 43 photo gallery from the band’s 12/3 show at the Ogden Theatre as well as a review and set list.

To view the photo gallery, click HERE.

To read the review, click HERE.…

BIG CHEESE RANKS HARD TIMES AND NURSERY RHYMES #28 OF 2011

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Big Cheese, the UK’s main punk and rock magazine, has named Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes one of its top albums of the year.

Ranking it at #28 in its Yearbook issue, they called it “their finest album in years.” Editor in chief Eugene also named it his #1 album of the year!

To view …

TOTAL GUITAR NAMES HARD TIMES AND NURSERY RHYMES A TOP 50 GUITAR ALBUM OF THE YEAR

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UK magazine Total Guitar has chosen Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes as one of their Top 50 Best Guitar Albums of the Year.

For the complete list of albums selected, click HERE.…

SOCIAL DISTORTION ANNOUNCES FIRST TOUR DATES OF 2012

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Social Distortion will be hitting the road with Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls January and February 2012 for a west coast tour.

Check out dates in Las Vegas, Albuquerque, Phoenix, Reno, Santa Cruz, Oakland, Chico, Modesto, and Ventura HERE.…

SOCIAL DISTORTION ANNOUNCE PLAYING GOLDENVOICES 30TH ANNIVERSARY

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Social Distortion have announced being apart of Gary Tovar’s GV30; three shows in honor of Goldenvoices 30th Anniversary. Social D will be performing on night one Friday, December 16, of their three day celebration. Also performing on this night is X and Adole-scents. Tickets go on sale Saturday, November 5th at 12Noon PST and …

PHOTO GALLERY: SOCIAL DISTORTION PLAYS ORANGE COUNTY

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The OC Weekly has created this photo gallery of our show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, CA on 10/22: Click HERE. Thanks to The Avett Brothers, Face to Face, and Suedehead for playing with us.…

MIKE NESS ON ARTE TRACKS GERMANY THIS WEEK

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Ness will appear on ARTE Tracks in Germany on Thursday Oct 13 at 10:35pm. The reruns are on Saturday, Oct 15th at 01:15am and Tuesday Oct 18 at 05:00am. For more info, click HERE.…

MIKE NESS HANGS WITH ROLLING STONE DURING AUSTIN CITY LIMITS

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Mike Ness had some downtime during the Austin City Limits weekend to take a stroll with Rolling Stone. Click HERE to check it out.…

SOCIAL DISTORTION DONATES SIGNED GUITAR TO BENEFIT INDIANA STATE FAIR FAMILIES

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Social Distortion has donated a signed acoustic guitar to benefit the families affected by the Indiana Stage Fair stage collapse. You can bid on the guitar on eBay by clicking HERE. View all items benefitting the Indiana State Fair Remembrance Fund: click HERE.…

MIKE NESS VS. FRANK TURNER FULL INTERVIEW STREAMING NOW

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Bunch TV is featuring Frank Turner’s uncut interview with Mike Ness. To watch the complete interview, click HERE.…

SOCIAL DISTORTION ON GUITAR CENTER SESSIONS THIS SATURDAY AUGUST 6TH

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Social Distortion will be appearing on the award-winning music series Guitar Center Sessions this coming Saturday, August 6th at 10:00pm ET/PT on DIRECTV’S Audience Network (channel 239). Tune-in and catch the guys perform some of their classics as well as songs from their latest release Hard Times And Nursery Rhymes. You won’t want to miss …

“GIMME THE SWEET AND LOWDOWN” MP3 OF THE DAY

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“Gimme The Sweet And Lowdown” is MP3 of the day at MP3.com. If you haven’t heard it, or don’t have it, go to MP3.com to download it!…

MIKE NESS VS FRANK TURNER

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While in Berlin on tour, Frank Turner interviews Mike Ness one on one for Bunch TV. To watch the two part interview, click on the links below. Part 1 Part 2