Man Dies After Getting Stabbed Outside Amon Amarth, Arch Enemy, Etc. Show In Edmonton (UPDATED)

UPDATE: According to CBC, the deceased male has since been identified as David Cox. The article also confirmed that the accused is now facing one count of manslaughter and is scheduled to appear in court on October 10.

Original Story:

According to CTV News Edmonton, a 34-year-old man died after getting stabbed while leaving Amon Amarth, Arch Enemy, At The Gates, and Grand Magus’ September 30 show at the Edmonton Convention Centre in Edmonton, AB. Officers said the man was involved in an altercation on a Jasper Avenue sidewalk before the stabbing occurred. Bystanders caught the 36-year-old suspect and held him until police arrived. The victim was sent to a hospital, where he passed away from his injuries.

Amon Amarth Announce North American Tour With Arch Enemy, At The Gates, & Grand Magus

Amon Amarth have announced a headlining North American tour with Arch Enemy, At The Gates, and Grand Magus. The band will be touring in support of their new album “Berserker“ (out May 3).

Tour Dates:

09/26 Seattle, WA – Showbox SODO
09/27 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
09/28 Vancouver, BC – PNE Forum
09/30 Edmonton, AB – Edmonton Convention Centre
10/01 Calgary, AB – Grey Eagle
10/03 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
10/04 Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
10/06 Minneapolis, MN – Skyway Theater
10/07 Chicago, IL – The Riviera Theatre
10/09 Toronto, ON – Rebel
10/10 Montreal, QC – MTelus
10/12 New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
10/13 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
10/15 Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore
10/16 Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
10/18 New Orleans, LA – The Fillmore
10/19 Houston, TX – House Of Blues
10/20 San Antonio, TX – The Aztec Theatre
10/22 Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
10/23 Las Vegas, NV – House Of Blues
10/25 San Francisco, CA – The Warfield
10/26 Los Angeles, CA – The Palladium

Amon Amarth Announce More 2016 European Dates

Amon Amarth have added more dates to their European tour. You can see their updated schedule below.

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Tour Dates:

10/28 Oberhausen, GER – Turbinenhalle
10/29 Hamburg, GER – Alsterdorfer Sporthalle
10/30 Brussels, BEL – Forest National
10/31 Manchester, UK – Academy (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/01 Glasgow, UK – O2 ABC (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/02 Dublin, IRE – Vicar Street (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/04 London, UK – Roundhouse (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/05 Birmingham, UK – O2 Academy (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/06 Tilburg, NET – 013
11/10 Porto, POR – Coliseu do Porto
11/17 Offenbach, GER – Stadthalle
11/18 Ludwigsburg, GER – MHP Arena
11/19 Munich, GER – Zenith
11/26 Geiselwind, GER – Eventhall
11/28 Bratislava, SLO – Refinery Gallery
11/29 Zagreb, CRO – Tvornica
12/01 Athens, GRE – Piraeus 117 Academy
12/02 Thessaloniki, GRE – Fix Factory Of Sound
12/03 Sofia, BUL – Hristo Botev Hall
12/04 Bucharest, ROM – Arenele Romane
12/07 Krakow, POL – Kwadrat
12/08 Gdansk, POL – Klub B90
12/09 Warsaw, POL – Progresja
12/10 Vilnius, LIT – Loftas
12/12 Tallinn, EST – Rock Cafe

Napalm Death, Devil You Know, Scorpion Child, Etc. Added To 2016 Download Festival

More acts have been revealed for the 2016 Download Festival, at Castle Donington in the UK. The festival will take place June 10-12, and the newly announced acts include: All Time Low, The Temperance Movement, The Wildhearts, Napalm Death, Pennywise, Glassjaw, Scorpion Child, Royal Republic Buck & Evans, Scattering Ashes, Wierds, Devil You Know, The Raven Age, and The Shrine.

Previously announced acts include: Alien Ant Farm, Amon Amarth, Anti Flag, Architects, As Lions, Ashestoangels, Atreyu, Attila, Beartooth, Billy Talent, Black Foxxes, Black Peaks, Black Sabbath, Breaking Benjamin, Bury Tomorrow, Cane Hill, Counting Days, Danko Jones, Dead!, Deftones, Delain, Disturbed, Don Broco, Down, Electric Wizard, Escape The Fate, Fort Hope, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Ghost, Gojira, Good Tiger, Grand Magus, Graveyard, Gutterdamerung, Halestorm, Havoc, Heck, Hill Valley High, HO99O9, Iron Maiden, Janes’s Addiction, Kadavar, Killswitch Engage, Korn, Lawnmower Deth, Megadeth, Milk Teeth, Monster Truck, Muncie Girls, Municipal Waste, Neck Deep, Nightwish, NOFX, One Ok Rock, Palisades, Periphery, Rammstein, Reigning Days, Rival Sons, Saxon, Shinedown, Shvpes, Sixx: A.M., Skillet, Skindred, Slaves, Strange Bones, TesseracT, The Amity Affliction, The Kenneths, The King Is Blind, Tremonti, Turbowolf, Twin Atlantic, Wage War, Whiskey Myers, and Zoax.. In other news, the organizers are now calling the main stage the “Lemmy Stage” in honor of Lemmy Kilmister, and are planning a Motörhead tribute.

Amon Amarth, Sixx:A.M., Escape The Fate, Etc. Added To 2016 Download Festival

More acts have been revealed for the 2016 Download Festival, at Castle Donington in the UK. The festival will take place June 10-12, and the current lineup includes: Alien Ant Farm, Amon Amarth, Anti Flag, Architects, As Lions, Ashestoangels, Atreyu, Attila, Beartooth, Billy Talent, Black Foxxes, Black Peaks, Black Sabbath, Breaking Benjamin, Bury Tomorrow, Cane Hill, Counting Days, Danko Jones, Dead!, Deftones, Delain, Disturbed, Don Broco, Down, Electric Wizard, Escape The Fate, Fort Hope, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Ghost, Gojira, Good Tiger, Grand Magus, Graveyard, Gutterdamerung, Halestorm, Havoc, Heck, Hill Valley High, HO99O9, Iron Maiden, Janes’s Addiction, Kadavar, Killswitch Engage, Korn, Lawnmower Deth, Megadeth, Milk Teeth, Monster Truck, Muncie Girls, Municipal Waste, Neck Deep, Nightwish, NOFX, One Ok Rock, Palisades, Periphery, Rammstein, Reigning Days, Rival Sons, Saxon, Shinedown, Shvpes, Sixx: A.M., Skillet, Skindred, Slaves, Strange Bones, TesseracT, The Amity Affliction, The Kenneths, The King Is Blind, Tremonti, Turbowolf, Twin Atlantic, Wage War, Whiskey Myers, and Zoax.. In other news, the organizers are now calling the main stage the “Lemmy Stage” in honor of Lemmy Kilmister, and are planning a Motörhead tribute.

Rammstein, Black Sabbath, Slayer, Korn, Volbeat, Ghost, Etc. Set For 2016 Hellfest

Most of the lineup has been revealed for the 2016 Hellfest. The festival will take place June 17-19, in Clisson, FRA, and will include: Rammstein, Black Sabbath, Korn, Megadeth, Ghost, Slayer, Bring Me The Horizon, The Offspring, Volbeat, Anthrax, Bullet For My Valentine, Disturbed, King Diamond, Gojira, Shinedown, Testament, and much more.

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