Gorguts have announced a new European tour and the bill is impressive. The tech metallers will embark on a trek starting on March 23rd 2016 at the Inferno Festival with Psycroptic, Dysrhythmia and Nero Di Marte accompanying them until April 17th in 2016. Gorguts will play some new material on this trek. All the confirmed dates are below.
The mighty symphonic metallers Therion are touring again in Europe in January 2016! On this run, the Swedish band will be playing a very special, best of set list. Support will come from occult rockers Luciferian Light Orchestra, Mongolian nomadic metallers Ego Fall and Russian symphonic metal force Imperial Age. These rare shows will focus on songs from the albums Secret Of The Runes, Vovin and Theli, and are not to be missed!
If you have been following the news lately, you know that Deftones were supposed to have performed at Le Bataclan in Paris, France the day after the terrorist attacks hit. They had three shows in a row scheduled for Le Bataclan and had been at the venue the day of the attack. Some members of the band and crew were attending the Eagles Of Death Metal concert on Friday night where dozens of fans were killed, but left the venue minutes before the terrorist attack began. Now the band has decided to cancel the rest of the shows on their European tour. They had three more shows to do, in London, Berlin and Cologne.
The mighty Prong have revealed more about their new record, X-No Absolutes. We already knew that it was coming out next year, more precisely on February 5th, 2016 via SPV/Steamhammer. It will be available as digipak (including bonus track and poster), 2 LP gatefold version (red vinyl plus CD in paper sleeve) and download. If it's anything like Ruining Lives, it should be fun. Take a look at the cover below and wait for the music!
Swedish psychedelic bluesy rockers Blues Pills have announced new European tour dates. The group will be back on the road for a 30 plus show European tour in February and March 2016. If you want to catch them live, check out the dates below. Also, they have been working on some new songs for the next album!
The German wolves in Powerwolf have announced more tour dates for next year. They have been touring a lot to promote their newest album Blessed & Possessed and their Wolfsnächte tour is almost over. The Blessed & Possessed Tour 2016 will cover most of the countries they haven't visited in depth with the Wolfsnächte tour. Go celebrate with the band! Also, supports on these shows will be announced soon.
Dream Theater are hitting the road again. The prog legends announced a special one month long European Tour for early 2016 where they will be promoting their upcoming album, whose title and further details are still to be revealed. It is scheduled for release via Roadrunner Records in early 2016. Why is this tour special? During the shows the band will play their new record in its entirety!
After announcing US tour dates, the Swedes Europe, who are currently on tour in Europe actually, have shared with their fans a new live video. You can watch "Nothin' To Ya" below which will appear on the forthcoming War Of Kings special edition bonus disc (DVD/Blu-ray) due out on November 27th (December 4th in USA).
Distorted Harmony are the fifth band that is confirmed to perform at the ProgPower Europe 2016, that will be held in JC Sjiwa, Baarlo, The Netherlands from September 30th through October 2nd 2016. The already announced bands that will take part in the festival include 6:33, Chaos Divide, Earthside and Subterranean Masquerade.
German power metallers Primal Fear are thrilled to announce the Ruling Europe Tour, booked for the month of February, 2016. The band already confirmed the release of their upcoming new record Rulebreaker for January 29th, 2016. The tour will be co-headlined by Brainstorm, who will also bring the new record, Scary Creatures in January, and special guests Striker with a new record coming in February, 2016. The list of tour dates can be found below. Check it out!
Europe is headed back to the U.S.! After releasing a new album this year, War Of Kings, the Swedes are releasing now a special edition with their Wacken festival performance as bonus disc. Soon they will be back in the USA after their successful east coast shows earlier this year, covering a lot more States this time around.
San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans Exodus will embark on a European headlining tour in February/March 2016. The trek happens in support of their latest album, Blood In Blood Out (out: October 2014 via Nuclear Blast). Special guests for the tour will be announced soon!
Operation: Mindcrime, the band led by singer Geoff Tate, announce that they will embark on a European headlining tour this coming November/December. Seattle-based progressive metallers will be touring in support of their latest new album, The Key, out in stores from September 18th via Frontiers Music Srl. Check out the list of confirmed tour dates down below.
New Jersey progressive metal masters Symphony X are returning to Europe in support of their new album, Underworld. They will embark on a European headlining tour of 28 shows in early 2016, in February and March. Good news for fans of the band in the U.K., The Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Czech Republic, Denmark, Poland and more. Check out the tour dates below to see if you can catch the band live.
Norwegian black metallers Vemod have announced their first performance outside of Europe. They are among the latest bands announced for the Messe des Morts Festival in Montreal, Canada in late November and will perform for the first time in North America.