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Morbid Angel - Cancel European Tour

Morbid Angel have cancelled more European shows. After cancelling several festival appearances this summer due to unforeseen problems with a passport for one of the members of the band, the U.S. death metallers promised that the European tour in November/December would not be affected but it seems like that wasn't meant to be. This happens at a time the band is gearing up to release their new album, Kingdoms Disdained, due on December 1st on Silver Lining Music and via JVC in Japan.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Morbid Angel
Posted: 20.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Rhapsody - Announce 20th Anniversary Farewell Europe Tour

Recently re-united Italian symphonic metal band Rhapsody finished the first part of their "20th Anniversary Farewell Tour". On this successful tour, the band performed sold-out shows in Mexico City, Bogotá, Santiago and Buenos Aires. They also already announced a second Latin America tour leg, which will bring them back to Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Costa Rica, Columbia and Mexico in January 2018. But there will be no break for them because right after this second Latin America tour leg they will visit Europe for 23 shows in 11 different countries.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Rhapsody Of Fire
Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (13)


Septicflesh - To Tour Europe With Inquisition

The Greek masters of symphonic death metal Septicflesh (currently on tour in Latin America) and American black metal trailblazers Inquisition will join forces on an upcoming European tour. The band has just announced a big European tour in support of their latest masterpiece, Codex Omega. Check out the tour dates below. Maybe you'll get a chance to catch them live on a town near you.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Septicflesh
Posted: 12.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Persefone - Announces New European Tour Dates For 2018

Andorran progressive metallers Persefone have announced a second European headline tour for 2018. The band will tour Europe with the "Aathma Tour Part 2 - The Cosmic Walkers", taking their unique blend of prog and death metal to larger venues in familiar cities, like Copenhagen, Milan, Paris and London but also striving to reach new territories/cities, such as Rome, Bratislava, Ljubljana, and others.

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Source: persefone.com
Band profile: Persefone
Posted: 05.10.2017 by Saekwolth | Comments (0)


Machine Head - Announce European Tour

U.S. metal giants Machine Head have announced their European headlining tour in support of their forthcoming ninth studio album, Catharsis, which is set for release via Nuclear Blast Entertainment in 2018. The band recently wrapped the recording of their new album with Zack Ohren (Fallujah, All Shall Perish) at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland, CA. Expect a January 2018 release.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Machine Head
Posted: 28.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Xandria - Cancel U.S. Tour, Stand-In Singer On European Shows

Shortly after announcing an upcoming U.S. tour, symphonic group Xandria now unfortunately had to cancel that tour which was going to happen in October/November as well as two shows in Russia. Singer Dianne Van Giersbergen won't be able to perform with the band and so they decided to cancel. However, on their European shows, singer Aeva Maurelle (Aeverium) will step in for their dates in November and December.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Xandria
Posted: 13.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Fates Warning - Announce European Tour, All Shows To Be Recorded

U.S. progressive metal pioneers Fates Warning have announced a next run of touring across Europe for January 2018 in support of their acclaimed latest album, Theories Of Flight. All of the shows will be recorded for an upcoming live release, which makes these dates very special.

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Source: insideoutmusic.com
Band profile: Fates Warning
Event: Fates Warning: Theories Of Flight European Tour 2018
Posted: 11.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Omnium Gatherum - To Tour Europe With Skálmöld

Finns Omnium Gatherum are pleased to announce a co-headlining European tour - dubbed The Arctic Cicle Alliance tour - together with Iceland's Skálmöld and their fellow countrymen Stam1na as an opening act. The complete list of dates can be found below the official tour flyer.

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Source: omniumgatherum.org
Band profile: Omnium Gatherum
Event: Omnium Gatherum: The Arctic Cicle Alliance European Tour 2017
Posted: 09.09.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Wolves In The Throne Room - Confirm European Tour

Less than two weeks separate us from the release of a new Wolves In The Throne Room album, Thrice Woven (out on September 22nd via Artemisia Records). To promote and support the new music around the world, tha band already confirmed US dates, and now present a one-month long European tour, scheduled for this November & December.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Wolves In The Throne Room
Event: Wolves In The Throne Room: Thrice Woven European Tour 2017
Posted: 09.09.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Europe - Share New Song And Album Details

Swedish hard rock legends, Europe, are set to release their new album, Walk The Earth, on 20th October 2017, via Hell & Back Recordings (Silver Lining Music). It was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London with Grammy winning producer Dave Cobb and features original artwork by Los Angeles artist Mike Sportes. You can get a first taste of the new music by listening to the Deep Purple influenced title track below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Europe
Posted: 02.09.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Kreator - Announce European Tour 2018

Kreator have announced new shows across Europe. The German thrash masters will bring violence with songs from their new album Gods Of Violence and all their classics. Their upcoming second European tour will happen in early 2018. January of next year will see the band tour cities that have not been covered on the recent runs and bring along label mates Decapitated as well as Dagoba.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Kreator
Posted: 01.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Mastodon - Scott Kelly To Join Them On European Tour

This November, Mastodon will be touring in Europe and showcasing their newest album, Emperor Of Sand. In case you didn't know, a very special friend will be joining the group on stage in Europe: none other than Scott Kelly, frontman of Neurosis. He will take part of a special setlist never done before, only excluding the U.K. It will be the first time Scott Kelly joins the band for a full run of dates. What songs would you like to hear?

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Mastodon
Posted: 16.08.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Decapitated - Confirm European Tour

After the official release of their new album Anticult (out in stores from July 7th), Polish metallers Decapitated now confirmed 'Anticult European Tour', to be executed in October / November this year. This tour will follow their North American co-headlining run with Thy Art Is Murder in August / September. Supporting Decapitated in Europe will be King Parrot, Thy Disease and Venom Prison (UK dates only).

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 05.08.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Immolation - To Tour Europe In September

New York-based death metal veterans Immolation have recently confirmed a string of tour dates across Europe, scheduled for this coming September. The band will be touring in support of their latest full-length, Atonement, released back in February. Support on the road will come from Melechesh and Azarath. The list of dates, with couple more to be confirmed, can be found below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Immolation
Event: Immolation: Atonement European Tour 2017
Posted: 02.08.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Accept - European Headlining Tour Announced

Accept have announced the details of their early 2018 European tour, which will start on January 12 in Hamburg, Germany. The band will be promoting its new album, The Rise Of Chaos, which will be released on August 4 via Nuclear Blast.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Accept
Posted: 27.07.2017 by D.T. Metal | Comments (0)