Canada’s first class Extreme Metal act STRAPPING YOUNG LAD are confirming the final tourdates for this summer. First time in their career they will play the huge German events Rock Im Park / Rock Am Ring (Metallica, Tool, Lacuna Coil, etc.), UK’s high profile Donington’s Download, Bologna’s Flame Fest, Sweden’s finest Hultsfred Festival and Finland’s Provinssirock. Extreme in any way, they will start the tour with two shows at the same day (!).
The exclusive support band for the club shows is MAROON who just released their fantastic Century Media debut “When Worlds Collide” on March 27th 2006.
03.06.2006 Germany Nuerburgring Rock Am Ring
03.06.2006 France Jarny Du Chateau De Moncel
04.06.2006 Germany Nuernberg Rock Im Park
05.06.2006 Italy Bologna Flame Fest *
06.06.2006 France Lyon Le Transbordeur *
07.06.2006 France Paris L'elysée Montmartre *
08:06:2066 England Portsmouth Wedge
09.06.2006 England Castle Donington Download Fest
10.06.2006 France St. Malo Omnibus *
11.06.2006 Belgium Vosselaar Biebob *
12.06.2006 Holland Amsterdam Melkweg *
13.06.2006 Holland Tilburg 013 *
14.06.2006 Denmark Copenhagen Lille Vega
15.06.2006 Sweden Hultsfred Festivalen
17.06.2006 Finland Seinajoki Provinssirock
* with MAROON (http://www.maroonhate.com)
Shortly after the tour STRAPPING YOUNG LAD will release their new studio album “The New Black” in Europe on July 17th, 2006. More details about the release very soon.
Do not miss the “Heavy As A Really Heavy Thing” re-issue plus bonus tracks to be released on June 12th, 2006.