Iced Earth have released a new trailer for their forthcoming DVD 'Festivals Of The Wicked'. The DVD is a three-concert, nearly six-hour extravaganza.
'Festivals Of The Wicked' is released in Europe on June 27th 2011 and the USA on July 12th 2011 and you can see the trailer on Iced Earth's Facebbok page by clicking here.
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Matt Barlow will front Iced Earth for the last time on the band's seven European festival dates which are as follows;
10.06.2011 Sweden Rock Festival
11.06.2011 Germany Rock Hard Festival
24.06.2011 Graspop Metal Meeting
25.06.2011 Germany Rock am Härtsfeldsee
15.07.2011 Germany Dong Open Air
16.07.2011 Finland Ilosaarirock
06.08.2011 Germany Wacken Open Air
After these dates, Stu Block will take over as frontman and the band will embark on a full scale European tour in November.
Stu Block said back in March after being announced as new singer: "Iced Earth fans are wonderful, wonderful people. The music is so passionate. So they're passionate, and very loyal to the band. I am, too. I'm a huge fan of Iced Earth myself. So I share that same passion, and I will show it on stage. I think the fans are really going to dig it.
"It's a huge honor to be doing this, to be part of this team," he continued. "It's a dream come true, for sure."
And Jon Schaffer is totally stoked as well. "This is a new beginning," he said. "It's game-on time. Iced Earth is going to record and tour like it never has before. The band is really amped-up and ready to hit the ground running in November."
ICED EARTH 2011 EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
01.11.2011 NL Amsterdam Melkweg
02.11.2011 NL Uden De Pul
03.11.2011 BEL Antwerp Trix
04.11.2011 GBR London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
05.11.2011 GBR Birmingham O2 Academy
06.11.2011 GBR Bristol O2 Academy
08.11.2011 FRA Paris Elysée Montmartre
09.11.2011 FRA Lyon Transbordeur
10.11.2011 ESP Barcelona Salamandra
1 11.11.2011 ESP Madrid Sala Heineken
12.11.2011 ESP Bilbao Rock Star Live
14.11.2011 ITA Milano Alcatraz
15.11.2011 ITA Rome Alpheus
18.11.2011 GRE Athens Gagarin 205
19.11.2011 GRE Athens Gagarin 205
20.11.2011 GRE Thessaloniki Principal Club
21.11.2011 BUL Sofia Yubileina Hall
22.11.2011 ROM Bucarest The Silver Church
23.11.2011 SER Belgrade SKC
24.11.2011 HUN Budapest Club 202
25.11.2011 SVK Bratislava Majestic Music Club
26.11.2011 POL Warsaw Stodola
27.11.2011 LTU Vilnius Forum Palace
29.11.2011 RUS Moscow Milk
01.12.2011 FIN Helsinki Nosturi
03.12.2011 DEN Copenhagen The Rock
04.12.2011 GER Hamburg Markthalle
06.12.2011 GER Herford X
07.12.2011 GER Köln Essigfabrik
08.12.2011 GER München Backstage Werk
09.12.2011 GER Geiselwind Christmas Metal Festival
10.12.2011 SWI Pratteln Z7
11.12.2011 GER Ludwigsburg Rockfabrik
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