UK metal band Bullet For My Valentine have announced their upcoming North America dates for “The British Invasion Tour” in support of their newly released album, VENOM. The band will be accompanied by fellow UK band Asking Alexandria.
The band recently wrapped up a summer long run in the U.S. with Slipknot and Lamb of God and will begin a fall European tour before coming back to the states for their British Invasion Tour run.
Tickets go on sale Friday, September 25th and the tour kicks off February 2nd, 2016 at the House of Blues in San Diego and ends
Bullet For My Valentine’s fifth album, VENOM, was released on August 14th, 2015 via RCA Records and has gained overal positive reviews among critics. Venom debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hard Rock Albums chart, #8 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, #1 Album in Australia, #2 in Germany, #3 in UK and #4 in Canada. This is the first album with new bassist, Jamie Mathias, formerly of the metal band Revoker.
Venom was produced by Carl Bown and Colin Richardson (Slipknot, Trivium).
On the subject of working with Carl and Colin, the band stated,
“This album, though, is not about going backwards. We’re excited to work with Colin again, but equally excited to be working with Carl Bown for the first time, who we consider the most exciting new British record producer out there right now, and the guy to help take this Bullet record to exciting new places.”
Listen to their first single, “No Way Out”:
Listen to “Army of Noise”:
Listen to “You Want A Battle? (Here’s A War)”:
Bullet For My Valentine’s “The British Invasion Tour” Dates:
Feb 2 – San Diego, CA – House Of Blues
Feb 3 – San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theatre
Feb 5 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern
Feb 6 – Las Vegas, NV – The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Feb 9 – Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
Feb 11 – Dallas, TX – House Of Blues
Feb 12 – Houston, TX – House Of Blues
Feb 13 – Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
Feb 16 – Kansas City, MO – The Midland By AMC
Feb 17 – Saint Paul, MN – The Myth
Feb 19 – Chicago, IL – House Of Blues
Feb 20 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom
Feb 23 – New York, NY – Best Buy Theater
Feb 24 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
Feb 25 – Norfolk, VA – The Norva
Feb 27 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues
Feb 28 – Birmingham, AL – Iron City
Mar 1 – Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
Mar 2 – Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
Mar 3 – Boston, MA – House Of Blues
Mar 5 – Toronto, ON – Phoenix Concert Theatre
Mar 7 – Montreal, QC – Metropolis