Watch Avenged Sevenfold’s Full Rock in Rio Set
The eclectic Brazilian festival featured artists from many different genres during its seven performance days, ranging from Justin Timberlake to Beyonce to Metallica and Alice in Chains. Hard rock and metal were well-represented this year, with bands such as Sepultura, Ghost B.C., Rob Zombie, Helloween and the Offspring.
Avenged Sevenfold have been riding high, with their latest album ‘Hail to the King‘ debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The title track also topped several singles charts.
During the Rock in Rio set, A7X busted out new songs like ‘Shepherd of Fire’ and ‘Hail to the King’ alongside favorites like ‘Bat Country,’ ‘Nightmare’ and ‘Beast and the Harlot. The band is now gearing up to embark on a North American tour with Deftones and Ghost B.C. that kicks off Oct. 3 in Chicago.
Avenged Sevenfold Rock in Rio Set List:
‘Shepherd of Fire’
‘Beast and the Harlot’
‘Hail to the King’
‘This Means War’