Dark Tranquillity Announce 2021 North American Tour With Obscura & Nailed To Obscurity

Dark Tranquillity have announced a 2021 North American tour with Obscura and Nailed To Obscurity. The band will be touring in support of their new album “Moment” (out November 20).

Tour Dates:

09/02 Reading, PA – Reverb
09/03 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
09/04 New York, NY – The Gramercy Theatre
09/05 Montreal, QC – Club Soda
09/06 Quebec City, QC – Imperial de Quebec
09/07 Ottawa, ON – Babylon
09/08 Toronto, ON – Opera House
09/09 London, ON – Call The Office
09/10 Buffalo, NY – Buffalo Iron Works
09/11 Cleveland, OH – Beachland Ballroom
09/12 Columbus, OH – Skully’s
09/13 Pittsburgh, PA – The Crafthouse
09/14 Pontiac, MI – Crofoot
09/14 Joliet, IL – The Forge
09/16 Milwaukee, WI – Miramar Theater
09/17 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
09/18 Minneapolis, MN – The Cabooze
09/19 Winnipeg, MB – Park Theatre
09/20 Regina, SK – The Exchange
09/21 Calgary, AB – Dickens
09/22 Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room
09/24 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theater
09/25 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
09/26 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
09/27 Sacramento, CA – Holy Diver
09/28 San Jose, CA – The Ritz
09/29 Fresno, CA – Strummers
09/30 West Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go
10/01 Anaheim, CA – City National Grove
10/02 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
10/03 Tempe, AZ – Club Red
10/05 Salt Lake City, UT – Liquid Joe’s
10/06 Denver, CO – Herman’s Hideaway
10/07 Tulsa, OK – The Venue Shrine
10/08 Dallas, TX – Trees
10/09 Austin, TX – Come And Take It Live
10/10 Houston, TX – Scout Bar
10/11 New Orleans, LA – Southport Hall
10/12 Tampa, FL – Orpheum
10/13 West Palm Beach, FL – Kelsey Theater
10/14 Winter Park, FL – The Haven
10/15 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
10/16 Durham, NC – Motorco
10/17 Richmond, VA – Canal Club
10/18 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
10/19 New Bedford, MA – The Vault Music Hall at Greasy

Dark Tranquillity commented:

“It’s hard to even imagine this happening. But I really hope so and it’s going to be very, very awesome. It’s been a while and it will be a while still, but we’re coming back to America.

Obscura and Nailed To Obscurity will be with us and we cannot wait to hit the stages with these awesome bands and see you all again. Let’s make sure things get back to normal and that this can happen. We miss you and cannot wait to get to share our music with you again.”

Soilwork Announce Swedish Tour

Soilwork have announced some 2021 Swedish shows with Eleine. Here’s the dates:

02/26 Karlstad, SWE – Nojesfabriken
02/27 Huskvarna, SWE – Folkets Park
03/19 Orebro, SWE – Frimis Salonger
03/20 Helsingborg, SWE – The Tivoli
07/15 Gävle, SWE – Gefle Metal Festival (no Eleine)
09/04 Umeå, SWE – Northern Rockfest (no Eleine)

Beast In Black Announce Late 2021 European/UK Tour

Beast In Black have announced a late 2021 European/UK tour. The band commented:

“Not easy to say any wise words in these dark times so just let us smoothly announce our upcoming European Tour for November / December 2021! Although it’s still far away we hope that everybody who reads these lines now will be able to attend the shows in his / her best health! That’s our wish for 2021.”

Tour Dates:

11/22 Stockholm, SWE – Fållan
11/23 Gothenburg, SWE – Trädgårn
11/24 Copenhagen, DEN – Amager Bio
11/26 Oberhausen, GER – Turbinenhalle
11/27 Tilburg, NET – 013
11/28 Frankfurt, GER – Batschkapp
11/29 Antwerp, BEL – Trix
12/01 London, UK – Islington Asembly Hall
12/02 Paris, FRA – La Cigale
12/03 Lyon, FRA – CCO
12/05 Milan, ITA – Alcatraz
12/06 Stuttgart, GER – LKA Longhorn
12/07 Pratteln, SWI – Z7
12/08 Munich, GER – Tonhalle
12/10 Budapest, HUN – Barba Negra
12/11 Zlin, CZE – Hala Euronics
12/13 Vienna, AUT – Arena
12/14 Krakow, POL – Studio
12/15 Berlin, GER – Huxleys
12/16 Hannover, GER – Capitol
12/17 Hamburg, GER – Docks
12/18 Leipzig, GER – Felsenkeller

Bodom After Midnight (Ex-Children Of Bodom, Etc.) To Make Live Debut Next Month

Bodom After Midnight, the band featuring Alexi Laiho (ex-Children Of Bodom), Daniel Freyberg (ex-Children Of Bodom), Waltteri Väyrynen (Paradise Lost) and Mitja Toivonen (ex-Santa Cruz), will be performing live for the first time in Finland next month. According to Blabbermouth, the shows are able to move forward because the country has less than 400 deaths related to COVID-19 and their number of cases per 100,000 people is just over 10. Here’s the dates:

10/23 Seinäjoki, Finland – Rytmikorjaamo
10/24 Helsinki, Finland – Tavastia
10/30 Joensuu, Finland – Unholy Winter Fest

Venom Prison Announce 2021 European/UK Tour With Creeping Death & Leeched

If the coronavirus pandemic doesn’t derail their plans, Venom Prison will be hitting the road on a European/UK tour early next year. Creeping Death and Leeched will open.

Tour Dates:

01/22 Birmingham, UK – Castle & Falcon
01/23 Leeds, UK – Key Club
01/24 Glasgow, UK – G2
01/25 Manchester, UK – Rebellion
01/26 Nottingham, UK – Rescue Rooms
01/27 Bristol, UK – The Fleece
01/28 Southampton, UK – Joiners
01/29 London, UK – Underworld
01/30 Tilburg, NET – Little Devil
01/31 Hamburg, GER – Hafenklang
02/01 Leipzig, GER – Naumanns
02/02 Warsaw, POL – Poglos
02/03 Hannover, GER – Faust
02/04 Kassel, GER – Goldgrube
02/05 Berlin, GER – Cassiopeia
02/06 Ostrava, CZE – Barrak
02/07 Vienna, AUT – Viper Room
02/08 Munich, GER – Backstage
02/09 Aarau, SWI – Kiff
02/10 Köln, GER – MTC
02/11 Karlsruhe, GER – Stadtmitte
02/12 Hasselt, BEL – Muziekodroom

Nile Announce Rescheduled North American Dates

Nile have postponed their North American tour due to the coronavirus pandemic. The trek is now scheduled to take place in fall 2021.

Tour Dates:

09/24 Durham, NC – Motorco
09/25 Huntington, WV – V Club
09/26 Reading, PA – Reverb
09/27 Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz
09/28 Brooklyn, NY – Kingsland
09/29 Brooklyn, NY – Kingsland
10/01 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance
10/02 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
10/03 Quebec City, QC – Imperial
10/04 Montreal, QC – The Fairmount
10/05 Ottawa, ON – Brass Monkey
10/06 Toronto, ON – Opera House
10/07 London, ON – Call The Office
10/09 Thunder Bay, ON – Crocks
10/10 Winnipeg, MB – Park Theatre
10/11 Regina, SK – The Exchange
10/12 Calgary, AB – The Palace
10/13 Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room
10/15 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theater
10/16 Nanaimo, BC – The Queens Nanaimo
10/17 Victoria, BC – Upstairs Cabaret
10/19 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
10/20 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
10/21 Bend, OR – Domino Room
10/22 Sacramento, CA – Holy Diver
10/23 Oakland, CA – Oakland Metro Operahouse
10/24 Fresno, CA – Strummers
10/25 Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory
10/26 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
10/27 West Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go
10/29 Denver, CO – Herman’s Hideaway
10/30 Lincoln, NE – Royal Grove
10/31 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
11/02 Minneapolis, MN – The Cabooze
11/03 Milwaukee, WI – Miramar Theater
11/04 Joliet, IL – The Forge
11/05 Westland, MI – Token Lounge
11/06 Buffalo, NY – Mohawk Place
11/07 Pittsburgh, PA – The Crafthouse
11/09 Albany, NY – Upstate Concert Hall
11/10 New Bedford, MA – The Vault Music Hall at Greasy
11/11 Richmond, VA – Canal Club
11/12 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
11/13 Winter Park, FL – The Haven
11/14 West Palm Beach, FL – Kelsey Theater

Bury Tomorrow, August Burns Red, Miss May I, And Thornhill Announce Fall 2021 European/UK Tour

Bury Tomorrow, August Burns Red, Miss May I, and Thornhill have announced a European/UK tour. The trek will take place in fall 2021.

Tour Dates:

11/12 Brighton, UK – Chalk
11/13 Southampton, UK – O2 Guildhall
11/14 Newcastle, UK – Northumbria UNI
11/15 Glasgow, UK – SWG3
11/17 Leeds, UK – Beckett SU
11/19 Manchester, UK – O2 Ritz
11/20 Birmingham, UK – Institute
11/21 Bristol, UK – O2 Academy
11/22 Norwich, UK – UEA
11/24 London, UK – Electric Ballroom
11/25 London, UK – Electric Ballroom
11/26 Paris, FRA – Le Cabaret Sauvage
11/27 Brussels, BEL – Ancienne Belgique
11/28 Eindhoven, NET – Effenaar
11/29 Luxembourg, LUX – Rockhal
12/01 Prague, CZE – Meet Factory
12/02 Berlin, GER – Huxleys
12/03 Hamburg, GER – Docks
12/04 Leipzig, GER – Felsenkeller
12/05 Warsaw, POL – Proxima
12/06 Bratislava, SLO – MMC
12/08 Budapest, HUN – Durer Kert
12/09 Budapest, HUN – Durer Kert
12/10 Nuremburg, GER – Lowensaal
12/11 Stuttgart, GER – LKA Longhorn
12/12 Lyon, FRA – Ninkasi Kao
12/15 Munich, GER – Backstage Werk
12/16 Frankfurt, GER – Batschkapp
12/17 Cologne, GER – Live Music Hall
12/18 Munster, GER – Skaters Palace

Aaron Lewis (Staind) & Sully Erna (Godsmack) Announce “The American Drive-In Tour”

Aaron Lewis (Staind) and Sully Erna (Godsmack) will be joining forces for “The American Drive-In Tour” this fall. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow (September 15) via aaronandsully.com.

Tour Dates:

10/01 Wichita, KS – Starlite Drive-In
10/02 Cedar Rapids, IA – McGrath Amphitheatre
10/03 Somerset, WI – Somerset Amphitheater
10/09 Obetz, OH – Fortress Obetz
10/10 McHenry, IL – McHenry Outdoor Theater
10/11 Independence, MO – B&B Theatres Twin Drive-In
10/17 Biloxi, MS – Mississippi Coast Coliseum Lawn
10/18 Lafayette, LA – Acadiana Drive-In at Cajun Dome
10/23 Daytona, FL – TBA
10/24 Concord, NC – Charlotte Motor Speedway
10/30 Phoenix, AZ – Arizona State Fairgrounds
10/31 Ventura, CA – Ventura County Fairgrounds
11/01 Del Mar, CA – Del Mar Fairgrounds

Lewis commented:

“Sully and I have been friends for 25 years. We’ve been talking about doing something for the last 10 years. The time has finally come. I couldn’t be more excited to be bringing this to you in such strange times.”

Erna continued:

“Me and Aaron Lewis? Onstage together…acoustic? Do I need to say more? Just don’t miss it! It may never happen again.”

Promoters Danny Wimmer Presents added:

“The nationwide trek will follow current local health guidelines for fans’ safety and enjoyment. Some shows will be drive-in events with patrons in or adjacent to their cars, and other shows will feature viewing from socially distanced fan “pods” or tables designed for up to four people.”

Nasty Premiere “Menace” Music Video, Announce European Tour

Nasty have premiered a new video for the title track of their new album “Menace.” That effort will be released on September 25.

In other news, Nasty have also announced a 2021 European tour with Counterparts and Xile:

10/15 Hamburg, GER – Gruenspan
10/16 Cologne, GER – Essigfabrik
10/17 Haarlem, NET – Patronaat
10/18 Dunkerque, FRA – Les 4 Excluses
10/19 Nantes, FRA – Le Ferrailleur
10/20 Paris, FRA – Le Gibus
10/21 Aarau, SWI – Kiff
10/22 Hasselt, BEL – Trix
10/23 Munich, GER – Backstage Werk
10/24 Prague, CZE – Modra Vopice
10/25 Vienna, AUT – Szene
10/26 Nurnberg, GER – Hirsch
10/27 Hannover, GER – Faust
10/28 Wiesbaden, GER – Schlachthof
10/29 Berlin, GER – SO36 (no Counterparts)
10/30 Leipzig, GER – Felsenkeller (no Counterparts)

Skindred Announce Fall 2021 UK Tour

Skindred have announced a fall 2021 UK tour. Royal Republic will open.

Tour Dates:

09/23 Cambridge, UK – Junction
09/24 Oxford, UK – Academy
09/25 Northampton, UK – Roadmenders
09/30 Leeds, UK – Academy
10/01 Birmingham, UK – Institute
10/02 London, UK – Rooundhouse (rescheduled)
10/07 Cardiff, UK – Tramshed
10/08 Bristol, UK – Academy
10/09 Nottingham, UK – Rock City
10/10 Glasgow, UK – SWG3
10/15 Southampton, UK – Guildhall
10/22 Sheffield, UK – Corporation
10/23 Newcastle, UK – Uni Students’ Union
10/29 Bexhil, UK – De La Warr Pavilion
10/30 Manchester, UK – Academy
10/31 Norwich, UK – UEA

Drummer Arya Goggin commented:

“Playing live is the lifeblood of what we do as a band so to be back on the road again and seeing fans and friends and all those that we have missed is something that we simply cannot wait for. Being locked down has been hard for everyone so we would like to take all that pent up energy and let it out in a fun run of adrenaline fuelled shows across the country.”