Placebo join Projekt Revolution line-up

They’ll join My Chemical Romance and Taking Back Sunday on tour

Placebo have been added to the Projekt Revolution tour line-up, kicking off in July.

The trio will join My Chemical Romance, Linkin Park, Taking Back Sunday and HIM on the tour, which will run through September 3.

The tour was created by Linkin Park as part of their ‘Music For Relief’ programme which helps aid victims of world catastrophes and combat global warming.

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Personally selected by Linkin Park, the bands follow previous Projekt Revolution acts including Korn, Snoop Dogg and Cypress Hill.

Meanwhile, Linkin Park are gearing up for the release of their third album ‘Minutes to Midnight’ which will be released tomorrow (May 15)

The Projekt Revolution tour dates are:

Marysville, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre (July 27)

San Bernardino, CA Hyundai Pavilion (28)

Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View (29)

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Phoenix, AZ Cricket Pavilion (August 1)

Selma, TX Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (3)

Dallas, TX Smirnoff Music Centre (4)

Woodlands, TX The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (5)

Atlanta, GA HiFi Buys Amphitheatre (7)

Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (8)

West Palm Beach, FL Sound Advice Amphitheatre (10)

Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre (11)

Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre (13)

Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Virginia Beach Amphitheater (14)

Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater (15)

Cuyahoga Falls, OH Blossom Music Center (17)

Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center (18)

Bristow, VA Nissan Pavilion (19)

Toronto, ON Molson Amphitheatre (21)

Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre (22)

Mansfield, MA Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts (24)

Camden, NJ Tweeter Center at the Waterfront (25)

Hartford, CT New England Dodge Music Center (26)

Syracuse, NY NY State Fair (28)

Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center (29)

Noblesville, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center (31)

Tinley Park, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre (September 1)

Englewood, CO Coors Amphitheatre (3)

–By our New York staff.

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