Smoking Popes reissue Born To Quit, play album on tour (2012)

Smoking Popes will be reissuing their fan favorite 1994 full length, Born to Quit on October 23 via Side One Dummy Records. The new release will be remastered and features new artwork, as well as liner notes from Matt Skiba of Alkaline Trio, Joe Shanahan from The Metro, comedian Kyle Kinane as well as a track-by-track analysis by Popes’ frontman Josh Caterer and two bonus tracks (Willie Nelson cover “Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground” and the previously unreleased duet “Blanket In The Park”). The release will be issued on vinyl as well as CD and digital.
The band is also celebrating the reissue by hitting the road this fall for a tour featuring the album in its entirety.

Date City Venue With
October 08, 2012 St Louis, MO The Firebird  
October 10, 2012 Atlanta, GA Masquerade  
October 11, 2012 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506  
October 12, 2012 Washington, DC Red Palace  
October 13, 2012 New York, NY Studio at Webster Hall  
October 14, 2012 Philadelphia, PA North Star Bar  
October 15, 2012 Boston, MA TT The Bear’s Place  
October 16, 2012 Buffalo, NY Mohawk Place  
October 17, 2012 Cleveland, OH Grog Shop  
October 18, 2012 Toledo, OH Mickey Finn’s  
October 19, 2012 Milwaukee, WI Club Garibaldi’s  
October 20, 2012 Chicago, IL Double Door  
November 04, 2012 Denver, CO Hi-Dive  
November 05, 2012 Salt Lake City, UT Urban Lounge  
November 07, 2012 San Francisco, CA Slim’s  
November 08, 2012 Los Angeles, CA Troubdaour  
November 09, 2012 San Diego, CA Soda Bar  
November 10, 2012 Phoenix, AZ Sail Inn  
November 12, 2012 Austin, TX Red 7  
November 13, 2012 Houston, TX Fitzgerald’s Upstairs