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Doro - New Album And European Tour In 2018

Finally, on 3rd of August, Doro will release their long-awaited new studio album! With the new album, the band are going to celebrate their 35th band jubilee on a huge world tour during late summer 2018. From November 16th onwards, Doro will perform once again in Germany and Austria.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Doro
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Elder - Announce European Tour

Boston-based trio Elder is pleased to announce the first leg of their European tour, scheduled for this coming April / May. On the road, the band will be once more supported by King Buffalo. Among the confirmed dates we can also find the appearances on Deserfest (London and Berlin edition) and Kristonfest in Madrid. Elder will be touring in support of their latest, fourth studio album, Reflections Of A Floating World, released back in June, 2017.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Elder
Event: Elder: European Tour 2018 - Part I
Posted: 07.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Alda - To Embark On European Tour In 2018

American neofolk and black metal wizards Alda will tour in Europe in 2018. This will be their first time over for an European tour. They will be joined by fellow Americans Uada on a few shows in April. You can see the full tour dates below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Alda
Posted: 06.01.2018 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Rose Tattoo - European Shows Confirmed

It's been 10 years since Australian headbangers Rose Tattoo made their way to Europe for a tour. Now the wait is over as the band has announced that they will come back and play some shows next year. Before that, they will hit the road in Australia. It's been 8 years since they did a tour in their home land as well.

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Source: rosetattoo.com.au
Band profile: Rose Tattoo
Posted: 22.12.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Annihilator - To Tour Europe Next Fall

Canadian thrash metal veterans Annihilator are pleased to announce a string of headlining tour dates across Europe, scheduled for October / November / December, 2018. The band will be touring in support of their latest product, For The Demented, out in stores from November 3rd. 'A Tour For Demented' dates can be found on the official tour flyer.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Annihilator
Event: Annihilator: A Tour For Demented 2018 - Europe
Posted: 20.12.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Venom Inc. - Announce European Tour With Suffocation

Venom Inc. and U.S. death metal squad Suffocation are about to join forces! After both bands released new material in the form of Avé and ...Of The Dark Light respectively this year, they'll embark on a European co-headline run in March/April 2018. Support will come from Brazilian thrashers Nervosa as well as Canadian melodeath band Aeternam. The whole tour itinerary can be found below. More dates will be announced soon.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Venom Inc.
Event: Venom Inc. & Suffocation: Co-Headlining European Tour 2018
Posted: 16.12.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Powerwolf - Announce European Tour With Amaranthe

With a new album coming out in 2018, power metallers Powerwolf have now also announced a headline European tour! The Wolfsnächte Tour 2018 will see the wolves celebrating their heavy metal masses across Europe starting in October and concluding November 17th at Saarlandhalle Saarbrücken. Swedish melodic metal sensation Amaranthe and Germany's heavy/glam high flyers Kissin' Dynamite will be joining in as special guests.

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Source: powerwolf.net
Band profile: Powerwolf
Event: Powerwolf: Wolfsnächte European Tour 2018
Posted: 13.12.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Bell Witch - To Headline European Tour

Seattle based funeral doom duo Bell Witch is honoured to announce an extensive headlining tour across Europe, where the band will perform in support of well-acclaimed latest effort Mirror Reaper. More than one month long tour, scheduled for next March/April, will also include appearances at festivals, such as Doom Over Leipzig and Roudburn Festival. Supporting Bell Witch on select dates will be Monarch and Aerial Ruin. All confirmed dates can be found below the official tour flyer.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Bell Witch
Event: Bell Witch: European Tour 2018
Posted: 13.12.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Kalmah - Pekka Kokko Misses European Tour

As the Death Unleashed European Tour started on December 1st in Belgium (with Nothgard, Heretoir and Last In Grey), Kalmah's singer/guitarist Pekka Kokko faced medical issues and had to stay in Finland. Kalmah were quick to react and found two replacements by the name of Robse from German folk metal band Equilibrium and Pether Winterschmied from German melodic death metal act Burn Down Eden. As of yesterday, Pekka was still not present for the show in Berlin, and might not join at all since the tour ends today in Munich. An update from the band is expected soon.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Kalmah
Posted: 10.12.2017 by Liafev | Comments (6)


Primordial - New Album And European Tour Announced

Irish Pagan metallers Primordial just announced that they will spread their madness throughout Europe. The band announced the Heathen Crusade 2018 tour (dates below, or on flyer). They are joining axes with Finnish folk metal giants Moonsorrow for the co-headline tour and German black metallers Der Weg Einer Freiheit supporting. The other good news is that Primordial's new album is called Exile Amongst The Ruins and is set to be released by the end of March in 2018! They have just finished the recordings. Now, we wait for the music.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Primordial
Posted: 01.12.2017 by Bad English | Comments (5)


Nightwish - Announce European Tour

Finns Nightwish continue with their confirmations of dates for "Decades: World Tour 2018". After kicking off with 34 concerts in North America in March/April, the journey will continue with dozens of European festival and headline shows. On this tour, Nightwish will also be presenting a special set list, featuring rare material from the early years of their career. All dates, scheduled for November/December, can be found below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Nightwish
Posted: 28.11.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Amenra - To Tour Europe And The U.K. With Boris

Belgian post-metal masters Amenra and Japan's top drone band Boris have announced a co-headlining tour of the U.K. and other parts of Europe. This will be Amenra's first ever full tour of the United Kingdom. The band released their new album, Mass VI, last month through Neurot Recordings.

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Source: teamrock.com
Band profile: Amenra
Event: Amenra & Boris: Co-Headlining European Tour 2018
Posted: 22.11.2017 by VIG | Comments (3)


Within Temptation - Announce 2018 European Tour

After announcing that a new album will be coming out next year, Within Temptation have now revealed tour dates for 2018 as well. This European tour will take them to 33 cities in 18 countries, including a few where they haven't been in a while.

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Source: within-temptation.com
Band profile: Within Temptation
Event: Within Temptation: European Tour 2018

Posted: 21.11.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Vuur - Announce 2018 European Headline Tour

On October 20th, Anneke van Giersbergen's new progressive metal band Vuur released their much-anticipated debut album, In This Moment We Are Free - Cities. The album entered the Dutch Album Top 100 at number 2, Van Giersbergen's highest-ever chart position. While currently on tour in Europe as main support to Epica, the band just added a string of headlining tour dates for February 2018.

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Source: insideoutmusic.com
Band profile: Vuur
Posted: 15.11.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Iron Maiden - To Embark On European Tour In 2018

The Iron Maiden train never stops and next year the legendary metallers will embark on another European tour. Following the massively successful global tour of 2016-17 in support of their 16th studio album, The Book Of Souls, Maiden will take to the road again in 2018 with a series of arena and festival shows in Europe on the Legacy Of The Beast World Tour opening in Tallinn, Estonia on May 26th and finishing at the O2 Arena, London on August 10th. The full list of dates is below and the tour is expected to continue in 2019.

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Source: ironmaiden.com
Band profile: Iron Maiden
Posted: 13.11.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (10)