Download headliners Avenged Sevenfold today revealed a string of live dates in North America, with Hellyeah as support.
Over the course of the last 14 years, Avenged Sevenfold have grown to be one of the biggest names in heavy music. Consistently releasing ground breaking, genre defying music, the band have written and recorded some of the best and most acclaimed rock albums of the 21st Century, each different to but equally as brilliant as it's predecessor. Their breath-taking live shows have garnered an unshakeable reputation as one of the most must-see bands in the world.
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Avenged Sevenfold are currently in Australia where they can be seen at the Soundwave festival and other dates, before heading off to South America.
The just-announced dates will take place in April and May before the band return to Europe, including headlining the hallowed ground of Download. After the European tour the band will play dates in Japan in August.
Support for North America is Hellyeah, the supergroup consisting of Vinnie Paul of Pantera; Chad Gray and Greg Tribbett of Mudvayne, Tom Maxwell of Nothingface and Bobzilla of Damageplan, who been making good-time hard rock music since their debut in 2007.
Avenged Sevenfold's most recent studio album, 'Hail To The King', was the band's first to hit the #1 spot in the UK and their second to top the Billboard charts in the US
NORTH AMERICAN DATES:
04/12 Dawson Creek, BC - EnCana Events Centre
04/13 Prince George, BC - CN Centre
04/16 Moose Jaw, SK - Mosaic Place
04/17 Edmonton, AB - Shaw Conference Centre
04/19 Winnipeg, MB - MTS Center
04/21 Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
04/23 Huntsville, AL - Von Braun Center
04/25 Tampa, FL - St. Pete Times Forum
04/26 Jacksonville, FL - Welcome to Rockville
04/28 Lafayette, LA - Cajundome
04/30 Hollywood, FL - Hard Rock Live
05/02 Virginia Beach, VA - Farm Bureau Live
05/03 Charlotte, NC - Carolina Rebellion
05/06 Knoxville, TN - Knoxville Civic Auditorium
05/08 Hershey, PA - Giant Center
05/10 Bangor, ME - Rise Above Fest
05/11 Quebec City, QC - Colisée Pepsi
05/13 Montreal, QC - Centre Bell
05/15 Syracuse, NY - The Oncenter
05/17 Columbus, OH - Rock On The Range
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