Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES announce Berserker World Tour ’19 presented by The Noise. The band will be on tour supporting headliners Amon Amarth, with direct support from labelmates Arch Enemy. The massive tour starts on September 26th in Seattle, WA and wraps on October 26th in Los Angeles. Fans can purchase pre-sale tickets from today on via Amon Amarth and Citi. Ticketmaster, Live Nation, venue, radio, and Blabbermouth (password BLABBER) pre-sales will be available on Wednesday, April 17th. Finally, tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 19th.
“Berserkers! We will lead a Swedish metal invasion of North America this September and October along with our friends Arch Enemy, At The Gates and Grand Magus,”adds headliners Amon Amarth. “Come fight and feast with us and earn your seat in the great golden hall. This raid is pure heavy fucking metal and not to be missed!”
Arch Enemy guitarist Michael Amott states, “Arch Enemy is very much looking forward to invading North America together with Swedish Viking kings Amon Amarth and our Metal brothers in At The Gates and Grand Magus! Miss this Swedish Heavy Metal apocalypse at your own peril!”
Last week, the band released their new music video for the track “The Colours Of The Beast” created by Costin Chioreanu / Twilight13Media. The track is off of the band’s highly acclaimed album To Drink From The Night Itself.
Most recently, AT THE GATES released a limited 7″ EP entitled The Mirror Blackfeaturing the two songs ” The Mirror Black” and “Daggers Of Black Haze” off their latest LP To Drink From The Night Itself album in alternative versions that include guest vocals by Rob Miller (Amebix, Tau Cross). Remaining copies are available from CM Distro HERE.
Additionally, AT THE GATES released the digital EP With The Pantheons Blind, which contains all six bonus tracks from the To Drink From The Night Itself recording sessions. The EP is available digitally for the first time and includes the tracks “Daggers Of Black Haze” and “The Mirror Black” featuring guest vocals by Rob Miller (Amebix, Tau Cross), “The Chasm” featuring guest vocals by Per Boder(God Macabre), “A Labyrinth Of Tombs ” featuring guest vocals by Mikael Nox Pettersson (Craft), a demo version of “The Chasm” and a merciless re-recorded version of the early AT THE GATES classic “Raped By The Light Of Christ“, originally featured on the band’s sophomore album “With Fear I Kiss The Burning Darkness” from 1993. Get the EP HERE.
To Drink From The Night Itself is available in various formats HERE.
A new re-press of To Drink From The Night Itself as a limited edition “Tour Exclusive” transparent red with black swirls vinyl will be available for sale at the merch booth doing the tour.
AT THE GATES TOUR DATES:
April 24 – Canberra, Australia – Basement +The Haunted & Witchery*
April 25 – Brisbane, Australia – Triffid + The Haunted & Witchery
April 26 – Sydney, Australia – Manning Bar + The Haunted & Witchery
April 27 – Melbourne, Australia – Max Watt’s + The Haunted & Witchery
April 28 – Hobart/Tasmania, Australia – Odeon Theatre*
April 30 – Wellington, New Zealand – Valhalla + The Haunted*
May 1 – Auckland, New Zealand -Whammy + The Haunted*
May 31-June 1 – Antwerp, Belgium – Antwerp Metal Fest
June 5-8 – Sölvesborg, Sweden – Sweden Rock Festival *
June 14 – Donington Park, United Kingdom – Download Festival*
June 28-30 – Borgholm, Sweden – Borgholm Brinnar Festival*
July 13-15 – Interlaken, Switzerland – Greenfield Festival*
August 2-3 – Borgholm, Sweden – Borgholm Brinnar Festival
August 7-11 – Hampshire, United Kingdom – Boomtown Fair
August 15-18 – St-Nolff, France – Motorcultor Festival *
August 18 – Malaga, Spain – Estepona Metal Meeting
September 6 – Huttikon, Switzerland – Meh Suff! Festival*
September 26 – Seattle, WA – Showbox SoDo
September 27 – Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
September 28 – Vancouver, BC – PNE Forum
September 30 – Edmonton, AB – Shaw Conference Centre
October 1 – Calgary, AB – Grey Eagle Event Centre
October 3 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
October 4 – Denver, CO – The Fillmore
October 6 – Minneapolis, MN – Skyway Theatre
October 7 – Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre
October 9 – Toronto, ON – REBEL
October 10 – Montreal, QC – MTelus
October 11 – Montreal, QC – Mtelus
October 12 – New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
October 13 – Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
October 15 – Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore
October 16 – Atlanta, GA – The Tabernacle
October 18 – New Orleans, LA – The Fillmore
October 19 – Houston, TX – House of Blues
October 20 – San Antonio, TX – The Aztec Theater
October 22 – Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
October 23 – Las Vegas, AZ – House of Blues
October 25 – San Francisco, CA – The Warfield
October 26 – Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium
At The Gates is Tomas Lindberg (vocals), Jonas Björler (bass), Martin Larsson(guitar), Jonas Stålhammar (guitar), and Adrian Erlandsson (drums).
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