Hawthorne Heights will release a new EP titled Hope on June 5, 2012. The album is the follow-up to 2011’s Hate, and the second in the band’s planned trilogy of EP’s. Hope pre-sale packages will launch soon on the band’s label website www.cardboardempirerecords.com. The band will kick off the “Summer Of Hope Tour” on June 1 with support from Forever Came Calling, Failsafe and Super Prime. Life On Repeat and Set It Off will be doing select dates. The trek runs through July 14. For tickets visit: summerofhopetour.com.

Fri/Jun-01 Canton, OH Auricle
Sat/Jun-02 Erie, PA Edinboro Campus Events Cntr
Sun/Jun-03 Rochester, NY Water Street Music Hall
Tue/Jun-05 Stowe, VT Rusty Nail Bar & Grill
Thu/Jun-07 Providence, RI Providence Social Club
Fri/Jun-08 Danbury, CT Heirloom Arts Theatre
Sat/Jun-09 Long Island, NY Vibe Lounge
Sun/Jun-10 Townson, MD Recher Theatre
Tue/Jun-12 Knoxville, TN Longbranch Saloon
Thu/Jun-14 Little Rock, AR Juanitas
Fri/Jun-15 Dallas, TX Trees
Sat/Jun-16 San Antonio, TX Green Room
Sun/Jun-17 Houston, TX Scout Bar
Tue/Jun-19 Albuquerque, NM Launchpad
Wed/Jun-20 Phoenix, AZ The Underground
Thu/Jun-21 San Diego, CA Casbah
Fri/Jun-22 Los Angeles, CA Key Club
Sat/Jun-23 Bakersfield, CA On The Rocks
Tue/Jun-26 Portland, OR Branx
Wed/Jun-27 Seattle WA Vera Project
Thu/Jun-28 Spokane, WA A Club
Fri/Jun-29 Casper, WY Sunset Bar & Grill
Sat/Jun-30 Provot, UT Velour
Sun/Jul-01 Denver, CO Hi dive
Fri/Jul-06 Wichita, KS The Scene-ary
Sat/Jul-07 Herrin, IL HITTS
Sun/Jul-08 TerreHaute, IN THMV
Mon/Jul-09 Evansville, IN The Hatch
Tue/Jul-10 Cape Girardeau, MO Pitters Café and Lounge
Wed/Jul-11 Indianapolis, IN Hoosier Dome
Thu/Jul-12 Whitesburg, KY Tourism Building
Sat/Jul-14 El Paso, TX Texas Tattoo Festival

Hawthorne Heights is also confirmed for the No Blur Circuit Festival in Japan on July 18th.