London-based progressive metal band HAKEN are set to begin their highly-anticipated headlining “Affinitour” in North America next week. The tour kicks off in Chicago, IL on Aug. 30th and concludes in Portland, OR on Sept. 21st, with a stop at major US festival ProgPower in Atlanta on Sept 10th. New Jersey Prog outfit Thank You Scientist, who recently just released their new album ‘Stranger Heads Prevail’ joins the group on this 19 date trek.

In advance of the tour, the band have released the album track “1985” which can be heard here. The song was inspired by the music from the 80’s, with the use of synths and electronic drums making an appearance.

North America Tour Dates w/Thank You Scientist
Aug.30: Chicago, IL – Reggie’s
Aug.31: Niagra Falls, NY – Rapid’s Theater
Sept.1: Toronto, ON – Mod Club
Sept. 2: Montreal, QC – Club Soda
Sept.3: Quebec City, QC – L’Imperial
Sept.4: Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
Sept.6: New York, NY – Marlin Room
Sept.7: Philadelphia. PA – Founday
Sept.8: Frederick, MD – Café 611
Sept.9: Canal Club – Richmond, VA
Sept.10: ProgPower USA – Atlanta, GA
Sept.12: Southport Music – New Orleans, LA
Sept.13: Gas Monkey Bar & Grill – Dallas, TX
Sept.14: Rockbox – San Antonio, TX
Sept.16: Joe’s Grotto – Phoenix, AZ
Sept.17: Complex – Los Angeles, CA
Sept. 18: Brick & Mortar – San Francisco, CA
Sept.20: El Corazon – Seattle, WA
Sept.21: Ash Street Saloon – Portland, OR