PAIN Announce First-Ever N.A. Tour Supporting ORPHANED LAND

In what is sure to be a highly successful touring trek, the industrial metal band Pain, led by the multi-instrumentalist/producer Peter Tägtgren (Hypocrisy, Bloodbath, Edge Of Sanity) will tour North America for their first time ever this year. The band will be direct support to Orphaned Land on a run that also features Voodoo Kung Fu as openers. The tour itself will commence the day after an anxiously awaited performance at ProgPower USA 2017

Peter Tägtgren commented:

“Painheads of America and Canada! We’re happy to finally be doing a North American tour together with Orphaned Land. Be there or be square. It might be the only chance to see Pain on this continent!:

09/09 Atlanta, GA – Prog Power USA

With Orphaned Land & Voodoo Kung Fu:

09/10 Frederick, MD – Cafe 611
09/11 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
09/12 Montreal, QC – Katacombes
09/13 Toronto, ON – Garrison
09/15 Chicago, IL – Wire
09/18 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
09/20 Oakland, CA – Metro Opera House
09/21 Los Angeles, CA – Whisky A Go Go

Pain Tour
– Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker


GOJIRA Sets North American Headline Dates With PALLBEARER & ONI Supporting

Gojira have announced their own North American headline dates with support from special guests Pallbearer and Oni. The announcement comes hot on the heels of Gojira joining Metallica as special guests on their WorldWired headlining tour. The summer trek is set to get underway July 30th at the UC Theatre in Berkeley, CA. Presale tickets for the new headline shows will be available beginning Tuesday, May 23th at 10 AM local, with general onsale beginning Thursday, May 25th, 10 AM local for U.S. dates then Friday, May 26th at 10 AM local for Canadian dates.

Gojira‘s upcoming full itinerary at this time includes:

Tour dates:

May
31 – Barcelona, Spain – Primavera Sound

July
29 – Los Angeles, CA – Rose Bowl*
30 – Berkeley, CA – UC Theatre **

August
1 – Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst **
2 – Ventura, CA – Ventura Theatre **
4 – Phoenix, AZ – University Of Phoenix Stadium *
5 – Anaheim, CA – House Of Blues **
6 – San Diego, CA – Petco Park *
8 – Boise, ID – Knitting Factory **
9 – Seattle, WA – CenturyLink Field*
10 – Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory ***
11 – Calgary, AB – Macewan Hall ***
12 – Saskatoon, SB – O’Brians ***
14 – Vancouver, BC – BC Place *
16 – Edmonton, AB – Commonwealth Stadium *

*with Metallica and Avenged Sevenfold
** with Oni and Pallbearer
***with Pallbearer