Frank Turner wrapped up last year with a cover of The Mountain Goats' "This Year" and he kicked off this year with a powerful new song that takes on the 'next four years.' He began a tour a few days ago, and we just caught the Monday show (1/23) at Chicago's House of Blues with Masked Intruder, Arkells, and Will Varley. Pictures of that show are in the gallery above.

Frank was also revealed as the opener on blink-182's upcoming UK tour, which is way cooler than most of the openers were on blink-182's US tour. Updated dates are listed below.

Frank Turner -- 2017 Tour Dates
Jan 25 The Fillmore (w/ Tiger Army, Arkells, Will Varley) Denver, CO
Jan 27 Livewire (w/ Arkells, Will Varley) Scottsdale, AZ
Jan 28 The Wiltern (w/ John K Samson, Arkells, Will Varley) Los Angeles, CA
Jan 29 Warfield Theatre (w/ John K Samson, Arkells, Will Varley) San Francisco, CA
Jan 31 Wonder Ballroom Portland, OR
Feb 01 Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre (w/ Arkells) Vancouver, Canada
Feb 03 Shaw Conference Centre (w/ Arkells) Edmonton, Canada
Feb 04 BMO Centre At Calgary Stampede (w/ Arkells) Calgary, Canada
Feb 06 Grand Stage, Prairieland Park (w/ Arkells) Saskatoon, Canada
Feb 07 Centennial Concert Hall (w/ Arkells) Winnipeg, Canada
Feb 10 First Ontario Centre (w/ Arkells) Hamilton, Canada
Feb 11 Metropolis (w/ Arkells) Montréal, Canada
Feb 13 TD Place Arena (w/ Arkells) Ottawa, Canada
Feb 14 The Centre at Casino New Brunswick (w/ Arkells) Moncton, Canada
Feb 15 Scotiabank Centre (w/ Arkells) Halifax, Canada
Feb 17 Beacon Theatre (w/ Arkells) New York, NY
Feb 18 Agganis Arena (w/ The Bouncing Souls, Arkells, Will Varley) Boston, MA
Mar 21 LES 4 ECLUSES (w/ Forest Pooky) Dunkerque Cedex, France
Mar 22 LE TEMPS MACHINE (w/ Forest Pooky) Joue Les Tours, France
Mar 23 MONDO BIZARRO (w/ Forest Pooky) Rennes, France
Mar 24 LE VOID (w/ Forest Pooky) Bordeaux, France
Mar 25 L'Athanor (w/ Forest Pooky) Albi, France
Mar 26 Espace Léo Ferré (w/ Forest Pooky) Monaco, Monaco
Mar 28 Le Paloma (w/ Forest Pooky) Nimes, France
Mar 29 Le Marché Gare (w/ Forest Pooky) Lyon, France
Mar 30 La Machine à Vapeur (w/ Forest Pooky) Nancy, France
Mar 31 LA LAITERIE (w/ Forest Pooky) Strasbourg, France
Apr 20 Maroquinerie Paris, France
May 12 The Roundhouse London, United Kingdom
May 13 The Roundhouse London, United Kingdom
May 14 The Roundhouse London, United Kingdom
May 15 The Roundhouse London, United Kingdom
Jun 23 Hurricane Festival Scheessel, Germany
Jun 24 Southside Festival Neuhausen Ob Eck, Germany
Jul 03 Motorpoint Arena (w/ blink-182) Cardiff, Uk
Jul 04 Motorpoint Arena (w/ blink-182) Nottingham, United Kingdom
Jul 05 First Direct Arena (w/ blink-182) Leeds, United Kingdom
Jul 07 Barclaycard Arena (w/ blink-182) Birmingham, United Kingdom
Jul 09 Metro Radio Arena (w/ blink-182) Newcastle, United Kingdom
Jul 11 The SSE Hydro (w/ blink-182) Glasgow, United Kingdom
Jul 12 GE Oil & Gas Arena (w/ blink-182) Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Jul 14 Arena Manchester, United Kingdom
Jul 15 Echo Arena (w/ blink-182) Liverpool, United Kingdom
Jul 17 INT Centre (w/ blink-182) Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Jul 19 The O2 (w/ blink-182) London, United Kingdom
Jul 20 The O2 (w/ blink-182) London, United Kingdom


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