The album Dead Letters was a milestone for The Rasmus. They had already released four albums in Finland before the age of 21, and had reached platinum album sales and played sold out arenas in their home country. But their fifth full-length outing, Dead Letters, including the world wide smash hit In The Shadows, propelled The Rasmus to fame and stardom all over the world.

Now, a little more than 15 years after the album was released, The Rasmus will play it from start to finish in a series of concerts in Europe, late September through early November 2019.

The singer, Lauri Ylönen, explains: “Dead Letters is the most important album in the history of The Rasmus. At the time of the release in 2003 we had already existed almost ten years and were on the threshold of adulthood as a band. With self-confidence and curiosity, the fear of the future defined our new style and identity for good. We want to celebrate the 15th anniversary of this album by diving back into that dark world and playing it live from start to finish.”

Lauri continues: “We are super excited about this. The album is very theatrical and has strong imagery. We want to bring that visual world to the live performances. Some of the songs will have their first live premier in the Fall of 2019!”

Dead Letters will be re-released on CD and LP in a special Fan Edition on June 6th.

The Rasmus plays Dead Letters tour 2019
30.09.2019 Hamburg, Docks, (DE)
01.10.2019 Amsterdam, Paradiso (NL)
02.10.2019 Cologne, Carlswerk (DE)
04.10.2019 Paris, Cabaret Sauvage (FR)
05.10.2019 Esch-Sur-Alzette, Rockhal (LU)
07.10.2019 Manchester, O2 Ritz (GB)
08.10.2019 Glasgow, Galvanizers (GB)
10.10.2019 Nottingham, Rock City (GB)
11.10.2019 Bristol, O2 Academy (GB)
12.10.2019 London, O2 Forum Kentish Town (GB)
14.10.2019 Milan, Alcatraz (IT)
15.10.2019 Zurich, Dynamo (CH)
16.10.2019 Munich, Backstage Werk (DE)
18.10.2019 Budapest, BNMC (HU)
19.10.2019 Vienna, Ottakringer Brauerei (AT)
21.10.2019 Poznan, B17 (PL)
22.10.2019 Warsaw, Stodola (PL)
23.10.2019 Berlin, Huxleys (DE)
24.10.2019 Prague, Lucerna Velky Sal (CZ)
26.10.2019 Kiev, Stereo Plaza (UA)
31.10.2019 Minsk, Prime Hall (BY)
01.11.2019 Moscow, Cition Hall (RU)
03.11.2019 St. Petersburg, A2 (RU)

Tickets on sale February 1st, 2019 www.therasmus.com

O2 presale start Wed 30th Jan @ 9am GMT
LiveNation presale start Thu 31st Jan @ 9am GMT
Ticketmaster presale (Paris show) start Wed 30th Jan @ 9am local time

Polish shows:
Presale (Citi Handlowy) start 30th Jan @ 10am local time
Presale (Live Nation) start 31sst Jan @ 10am local time

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