Tour Announcements

Arch Enemy and Christopher Amott Amicably Part Ways

Photo Credit: Simona Bezdekova According to a joint statement made by the members of melodic death metal veterans Arch Enemy, founding member and guitarist Christopher Amott has officially split from the band. The joint statement reads as follows:

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SCORPIONS ANNOUNCE FINAL STING TOUR

Scorpions have officially announced dates for their Final Sting 2012 tour. Formed in 1965, Scorpions who continue to dominate the metal scene posted a letter to their fans on their official website: Dear Fans, The incredible success of our farewell tour is the high octane fuel driving the upcoming “Final Sting Tour” 2012, which takes us around the globe (Europe/USA/Canada/Latin America/Asia). Thanks

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BLACK SABBATH CANCELS EUROPEAN TOUR, OZZY TAKES OVER

Black Sabbath have announced that due to Tony Iommi’s on-going treament for lymphoma he will not be able to tour with Black Sabbath  but will appear at the Download Festival in Donnington, UK. Iommi however is still planning to record the new Black Sabbath album with his bandmates. To fill the void that would have been left by the cancellation Ozzy Osbourne

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IRON MAIDEN NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

Iron Maiden have announced dates for their “MAIDEN ENGLAND” North American Tour. Bruce Dickinson said of the upcoming tour: “We have great fun playing the History of Maiden Tours because it gives us an opportunity between new albums to go out and play songs from our earlier catalogue. It’s always fantastic seeing the crowd reaction from a new generation of

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Turisas Set to Headline Paganfest 2012

As if it wasn’t good enough news that Paganfest, a much-celebrated folk/Viking metal fest, is coming back to the United States after passing the US over in 2011, Turisas has put the icing on the cake by announcing that they will headline Paganfest 2012! Turisas has been at the forefront of folk metal for almost a decade and participated in

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SOULFLY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM AND TOUR DATES

Soulfly  who have been busy at work with their new album “Enslaved” have just announced their first 2012 U.S. tour with Five Finger Death Punch. The tour will debut new Soulfly members: drummer Dave Kinkade and bassist Tony Campos. Dates are as follows:  

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SCORPIONS ANNOUNCE FINAL STING TOUR

Scorpions have officially announced dates for their Final Sting 2012 tour. Formed in 1965, Scorpions who continue to dominate the metal scene posted a letter to their

IRON MAIDEN NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

Iron Maiden have announced dates for their “MAIDEN ENGLAND” North American Tour. Bruce Dickinson said of the upcoming tour: “We have great fun playing the

Turisas Set to Headline Paganfest 2012

As if it wasn’t good enough news that Paganfest, a much-celebrated folk/Viking metal fest, is coming back to the United States after passing the US

SOULFLY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM AND TOUR DATES

Soulfly  who have been busy at work with their new album “Enslaved” have just announced their first 2012 U.S. tour with Five Finger Death Punch.