GOATWHORE, pioneers of the blackened death metal scene, will headline the eighth installment of the "Metal Alliance Tour". Each year this touring festival, which is presented by hot sauce company High River Sauces, assembles a package that celebrates the various genres of metal.
The "Metal Alliance Tour" will make the trek across United States and Canada starting on Halloween at GOATWHORE's hometown on New Orleans and continue through November. Joining the tour are New York City street punk legends THE CASUALTIES, sludge metal band BLACK TUSK, Boston hardcore outfit GREAT AMERICAN GHOST and opening the tour will be split between MORTHEREON (October 31 - November 17) and GOZU (November 18 - November 30).
The "Metal Alliance Tour" will have three different ticket packages: The Scavengwhore VIP Package, VIP Package and General Admission Ticket. Packages vary, but include a bottle of Hellacious Hot Sauce from High River Sauces, tour poster, meet-and-greets, laminate, early entry and other awesome swag.
Oct. 31 - Southport Hall - New Orleans, LA
Nov. 01 - Warehouse Live - Houston, TX
Nov. 02 - Gas Monkey Bar - Dallas, TX
Nov. 03 - Alamo City Music Hall - San Antonio, TX
Nov. 04 - Diamond Ballroom - Oklahoma City, OK
Nov. 06 - Club Red - Mesa, AZ
Nov. 07 - Roxy Theatre - West Hollywood, CA
Nov. 08 - Brick by Brick - San Diego, CA
Nov. 09 - Full Circle Brewing - Fresno, CA
Nov. 10 - The Boardwalk - Orangevale, CA
Nov. 11 - Cornerstone - Berkeley, CA
Nov. 13 - Club Sur Rocks - Seattle, WA
Nov. 14 - Dante's - Portland, OR
Nov. 16 - Metro Music Hall - Salk Lake City, UT
Nov. 17 - Marquis Theater - Denver, CO
Nov. 18 - Aftershock Live - Merriam, KS
Nov. 20 - Turf Club - St. Paul, MN
Nov. 21 - Reggie Rock Club - Chicago, IL
Nov. 23 - Magic Stick - Detroit, MI
Nov. 24 - Overtime Sports Bar - Kingston, ON (Canada)
Nov. 25 - Salle Multi DU Complex - Quebec City, QC (Canada)
Nov. 26 - Les Foufounes - Montreal, QUE (Canada)
Nov. 28 - Gramercy Theatre - New York, NY
Nov. 29 - Montage Music Hall - Rochester, NY
Nov. 30 - One Center Square - Easton, PA
Tickets are available at www.metalliancetour.com.
GOATWHORE's latest album, "Vengeful Ascension", was released in June 2017 via Metal Blade Records. The band's seventh full-length was captured at Earth Analog in Tolono, Illinois with longtime soundman and comrade Jarrett Pritchard (1349, GRUESOME),breaking a four-album tradition of working with Erik Rutan. The disc was mixed by Chris Common (TRIBULATION, PELICAN) and mastered by Maor Applebaum (FAITH NO MORE, HALFORD, TODAY IS THE DAY).