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LISTEN TO MIKE NESS’ SPOTIFY PLAYLIST

Social Distortion Mike Ness Spotify Playlist

Mike put together this Spotify playlist of songs that influenced him, including Creedence Clearwater Revival Official’s “Up Around The Bend,” our cover of the song that appears in the film Free Birds, and some commentary about the song and John Fogerty.

ROLLING STONE PREMIERES “UP AROUND THE BEND” COVER

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Rolling Stone has premiered Social Distortion’s cover of Creedence Clearwater Revival’s “Up Around the Bend”, recorded for the upcoming animated movie Free Birds.

Click HERE to check it out.

Mike Ness recorded commentary for “Up Around the Bend” as well. You can hear it on Spotify:

MIKE NESS ANNOUNCED AS BANDFUSE: ROCK LEGENDS IN-GAME MENTOR

Mike Ness: BandFuse Mentor

Mike Ness will be an in-game mentor for BandFuse: Rock Legends on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The game will be released in North America on November 19 and in Japan on December 19. A release date for Europe will be announced soon.

For more info, read the post on Mike’s Facebook page.

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SHOW SOCIAL DISTORTION YOUR LIVE PHOTOS THIS MONTH

Social Distortion are about to start a month-long tour in the U.S. and Canada. If you’re coming to any of the shows, we’d like to see your photos. Tag them with #SDTour2013 and share them on Instagram or Twitter, and we’ll repost our favorites from each show. See all the tour dates HERE.

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WIN TICKETS FROM AUDIENCE.FM

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We’ve teamed up with Audience.fm to give away a pair of tickets to each of our headlining shows this month to people who join Audience.fm and listen to Social Distortion on Spotify. Winners will be contacted 3 days before each show. Get more details HERE.

Good luck!…

HOOTENANNY TICKETS ON SALE THIS WEEK

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We’re looking forward to playing the Hootenanny again this year. Check out the rest of the lineup, and get your tickets this week:

KROQ presale: May 21st at 10am &em; May 22nd at 10pm (more info HERE)

On sale Thursday, May 23rd at 10am

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.…