We find Mike Sullivan with a new amp approach and a plethora of pedals on the instrumentalists UK tour.
As the guitarist in an instrumental three-piece, Mike Sullivan’s tone has to deliver a huge but nuanced sound to be his voice in Russian Circles.
His quest to refine his heavy tones while retaining the cleaner chime and layers of looping required to produce the band’s intricate and emotive compositions has meant a rig always up for revision with three amps and a meaty pedalboard platter in play. But his ongoing recovery from a car accident last year also brought about some necessary changes in terms of guitar choices, too…
Nov 10 Berlin, DE @ Berlin Huxley Nov 11 Warsaw, PL @ Progresja Nov 13 Vienna, AT @ Arena Nov 14 Herford, DE @ X Nov 15 Brussels, BE @ AB Nov 17 Amsterdam, NL @ Melkweg Nov 19 Stockholm, SE @ Munchenbrewery Nov 20 Oslo, NO @ Sentrum Scene Nov 22 Copenhagen, DK @ VEGA Main Hall Nov 23 Leipzig, DE @ Haus Auensee Nov 24 Prague, CZ @ Lucerna Music Bar Nov 25 Munich, DE @ Tonhalle Nov 27 Milan, IT @ Live Club Nov 28 Zurich, CH @ Komplex Nov 29 Paris, FR @ Elysee Montmartre Nov 30 Luxembourg, LU @ Rockhal Club Dec 02 Cardiff, UK @ Great Hall Dec 04 Wolverhampton, UK @ Civic Hall Dec 05 Nottingham, UK @ Rock City Dec 06 Newcastle, UK @ Northumbria University Dec 07 Glasgow, UK @ Barrowland Dec 09 Manchester, UK @ Academy Dec 10 London, UK @ Brixton Academy
RUSSIAN CIRCLES ONLY 6/14 Guadalajara, MX 6/15 Mexico City, MX 8/17 Bristol, UK @ ArkTanGent Festival
MASTODON / EAGLES OF DEATH METAL / RUSSIAN CIRCLES 2017 9/26 Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live 9/27 Charleston, SC @ Performance Arts Center 9/29 Knoxville, TN @ Civic Auditorium 10/3 Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz 10/4 Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore 10/6 Atlanta, GA @ The Fox Theater 10/9 Montreal, QC @ Metropolis 10/10 Rochester, NY @ The Armory 10/11 Grand Rapids, MI @ 20 Monroe Live 10/13 Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom (no EODM) 10/14 San Antonio, TX @ Aztec Theater 10/17 Albuquerque, NM @ Historic El Rey Theater 10/19 San Diego, CA @ House of Blues 10/23 Boise, ID @ Revolution Center 10/24 Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory 10/25 Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theatre