||LACUNA COIL ANNOUNCE 'DARK LEGACY' UK TOUR FOR OCTOBER AND EUROPEAN SUMMER FESTIVALS
2nd May 2012
Lacuna Coil are proud to announce they will bring their 'Dark Legacy' tour to the UK later this year which will be the band's only headlining run in the UK for 2012.
The shows will feature a set of more than two hours, with material spanning all of Lacuna Coil's albums. Lacuna Coil frontwoman Cristina Scabbia commented: "The Dark Legacy tour is a dream come true! This tour will present the history of Lacuna Coil, melding old fans with a new generation of Coilers. The Dark Legacy set will offer both the electric and acoustic vibe and absolute melodic epicness!"
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Frontman Andrea Ferro added: "We wanted to give our fans a special present for Lacuna Coil's fifteenth anniversary and that was the inspiration for the Dark Legacy tour. The Dark Legacy show will be very special, with a lot of our history in a surprise-filled set. You won't want to miss it!"
Lacuna Coil are touring in support of their stunning new album 'Dark Adrenaline', released through Century Media Records in January 2012. 'Dark Adrenaline' debuted at #15 on the US Billboard Top 200 album chart. Additionally the album debuted in the Top 20 in their native Italy and in the Top 50 in UK, Germany, Finland and Canada as well as landing in various album charts all over the globe.
Melding seductive vocals with a modern, electronica-inspired Metal sound, Lacuna Coil have wowed audiences as headliners the world over, as well as on all of the major festivals such as Sonisphere, Download, Wacken, Soundwave and Graspop just to name a few. They were featured guests on the US Ozzfest and just recently finished touring on Gigantour alongside Megadeth, Motörhead and Volbeat.
Lacuna Coil 'Dark Legacy' tour dates
22.10.2012 (UK) Norwich - Waterfront
23.10.2012 (UK) Wolverhampton - Wulfren Hall
25.10.2012 (UK) Glasgow - Garage
26.10.2012 (UK) Manchester - Academy 2
28.10.2012 (UK) London - Koko
Lucky UK fans will also get a chance to catch Lacuna Coil on 5th July at London's Brixton Academy as special guests to the most iconic, eccentric and electrifying artist that is Marilyn Manson. Lacuna Coil will also play a number of European summer festivals including:
25.05.2012 (D) Leipzig - Wave Gothic Treffen
02.06.2012 (BG) Sofia - Loud Festival
23.06.2012 (CH) Basel - Ear Shaker Days
30.06.2012 (RO) Bucharest - Rock The City Festival
01.07.2012 (CZ) Spalene - Basinfire Festival
05.07.2012 (UK) London - O2 Academy Brixton (w/ Marilyn Manson)
06.07.2012 (TR) Istanbul - Istanbul Open Air
08.07.2012 (F) Amneville - Sonisphere
14.07.2012 (D) Ballenstedt (Harz) - Rockharz Festival
20.07.2012 (ES) Castellon - Costa del Feugo
07.08.2012 (HU) Budapest - Sziget Festival
18.08.2012 (D) Dinkelsbuehl - Summer Breeze
20.10.2012 (B) Wieze - Metal Female Voices Festival
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