As you may know, Deftones are supporting their killer new album Gore on the road with Refused this year. That's already a great double bill, and it just got even better. Brooklyn sludgegazers Spotlights, who recently released their promising debut album Tidals, are opening the tour. They were handpicked by the Deftones, and their sound is definitely a great fit.

As mentioned, the tour hits NYC on August 5 at the Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk and Asbury Park on August 10 at Stone Pony Summer Stage. Tickets for those shows are still available.

Stream Tidals and check out the full list of tour dates:

Deftones / Spotlights -- 2016 Tour Dates
Aug 2 - Bethlehem, PA @ Sands Bethlehem Event Center*
Aug 3 - Baltimore, MD @ Pier Six Pavilion*
Aug 5 - Brooklyn, NY @ Coney Island Amphitheater*
Aug 6 - Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier at Penn's Landing*
Aug 7 - Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena*
Aug 9 - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion*
Aug 10 - Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summerstage (w/ Refused
Aug 12 - Sterling Heights, MI @ Freedom Hill*
Aug 13 - Toronto, ON @ Arrow Hall*
Aug 16 - St Paul, MN @ Myth
Aug 17 - Clive, IA @ Seven Flags Event Center
Aug 18 - Tulsa, OK @ Brady Theater
Aug 20 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The Great Saltair

* - w/ Refused