Lamb of God Announce Deafheaven + Power Trip as Additional Support on 2016 Tour, Dates Added
Lamb of God recently announced a 2016 headlining U.S. tour with support from Anthrax and the lineup just got even better! The trance-inducing black metal sensation Deafheaven and the gritty, face-ripping thrashers in Power Trip have both been added to the tour. With the two new bands also comes two new dates on the tour: Nashville, Tenn. and Sayreville, N.J., with tickets going on sale Wednesday, Nov. 25.
While Lamb of God will be supporting their 2015 release, VII: Storm und Drang, Anthrax will have a new album to tout. Out Feb. 26, 2016, For All Kings will mark the 11th studio album from the New York thrash quintet. The band released a lyric video for the new song, “Evil Twin,” which can be heard and seen here.
Deafheaven will be out in support of New Bermuda and just finished a headlining trek with Tribulation and once-again tourmates Power Trip. Hailing from Dallas, Texas, Power Trip bring a taste of the old school with their violent brand of thrash and are hard at work on the follow-up to their debut, Manifest Decimation.
Lamb of God will surely be exciting to hit the road again after having to cancel their remaining appearances on a co-headlining tour with Children of Bodom. The European trek was cut short for the American act following the terrorist attacks in Paris and security issues in other places stemming from those attacks. With Bodom continuing the tour, Lamb of God faced some criticism which was sharply met with a statement from singer Randy Blythe. He details the options the band had to weigh, but ultimately pulled out based on lax security procedures even after the attacks.
Lamb of God 2016 Tour Dates With Anthrax, Deafheaven, + Power Trip
01/15 – Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Stage AE (Indoor)
01/16 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ Electric Factory
01/17 – Silver Spring, Md. @ The Fillmore Silver Spring
01/19 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Tabernacle
01/20 — Nashville, Tenn. @ Marathon Music Works
01/22 – Norfolk, Va. @ Constant Convocation Center
01/23 – New York, N.Y. @ Hammerstein Ballroom
01/24 – Wallingford, Conn. @ Toyota Presents Oakdale
01/26 — Sayreville, N.J. @ Starland Ballroom
01/28 – Detroit, Mich. @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
01/29 – Indianapolis, Ind. @ Egyptian Room at Old National Centre
01/30 – Chicago, Ill. @ Aragon Ballroom
01/31 – Grand Rapids, Mich. @ Orbit Room
02/02 – Kansas City, Mo. @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
02/04 – Houston, Texas @ Revention Music Center
02/05 – Dallas, Texas @ Bomb Factory
02/06 – Corpus Christi, Texas @ Concrete Street Pavilion
02/08 – Austin, Texas @ ACL Live at The Moody Theater
02/09 – Oklahoma City, Okla. @ Diamond Ballroom
02/11 – Las Vegas, Nev. @ Brooklyn Bowl
02/12 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ Hollywood Palladium
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