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Opeth - To Embark On U.S. Tour With Mastodon

This coming November & December, the Swedish metal institution Opeth and Georgia-based Mastodon, will be heading out on a co-headlining run over the United States. Special guests on all 15 shows will be Zeal & Ardor.

Opeth commented on tour announcement: "Well, we’re about to start up the ole machine again after our longest (involuntary) break ever. We’ve kept rather silent during all this time. We haven’t done much press or public appearances. No streaming shows and of course, no ”real” shows. We’ve kept to ourselves, biding our time. Coming back to North America will be a treat, even if there are conflicting emotions. We’ve become used to being out of sight. But playing live is such an integral part of being in this band. We need to get back out there to see if we still have it in us. Stepping out on a stage after all this time will surely be a nerve-wrecking experience, but we count on you to help us out. We’ll be traveling with familiar faces, however; together with our friends in Mastodon. But also with new acquaintances, Zeal & Ardor. Going on tour during these times means serious restrictions of course. It will be strange in so many ways. But once we’re up there we trust the power of music will take over and make us feel secure. We collectively look forward to this (with a slight touch of pure fear).

"To wrap this up: Won’t see you in the pub (unfortunately), but we sincerely hope to see you through the limelight. For us, this coming tour is already memorable. Odd!"

Band profile: Opeth
Event: Opeth & Mastodon: US Co-Headlining Fall Tour 2021
Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir


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19.09.2021 - 23:45

See you in Denver. So stoked

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