The arena tour rolls out February 27 at the Target Center in Minneapolis and stops are firmed up in the Chicago, Detroit, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, New York City and Los Angeles markets.

With the exception of a March 29 concert at the Universal Amphitheatre near L.A., all dates confirmed so far are in the East and Midwest, making it a good bet more shows will be added later.

The band took a break in October from a hectic year that began with the near-simultaneous release of its second album, mad season with matchbox twenty, and the first leg of the corresponding tour.

Everclear is warming up for the caravan with a club tour, playing mostly Canadian dates the first two weeks of February before joining up with matchbox twenty.

Pop/rock quartet Lifehouse was formed in 1996 by singer/songwriter Jason Wade. After knocking around the music scenes in Seattle and Portland, the band moved to L.A. and inked a record deal with DreamWorks.

Their debut album, No Name Face, was released in October