SLIPKNOT has rescheduled the first two weeks of its North American tour with MARILYN MANSON after SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor was forced to undergo what he described as "an unplanned spinal surgery." The trek, which also includes OF MICE & MEN in the opening slot, was supposed to kick off on June 9 in Salt Lake City but will now begin on June 28 in Nashville.
Rescheduled tour dates:
Aug. 07 - Denver, CO - Pepsi Center* (previously June 21 at Red Rocks)
Aug. 09 - Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre (previously June 9)
Aug. 11 - Auburn, WA - White River Amphitheatre (previously June 11)
Aug. 13 - Concord, CA - Concord Pavilion (previously June 13)
Aug. 14 - Inglewood, CA - The Forum (previously June 14)
Aug. 17 - Chula Vista, CA - Sleep Train Amphitheatre (previously June 15)
Aug. 19 - Albuquerque, NM - Isleta Amphitheater (previously June 19)
Aug. 20 - Phoenix, AZ - Ak-Chin Pavilion (previously June 18)
Aug. 21 - Las Vegas, NV - T-Mobile Arena* (previously June 17 at MGM Grand)
Aug. 25 - Dallas, TX - Gexa Energy Pavilion (previously June 25)
Aug. 26 - Houston, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (previously June 26)
Aug. 27 - Austin, TX - Austin 360 Amphitheatre (previously June 24)
* denotes venue change in addition to date change; tickets must be refunded at original point of purchase and re-purchased for new date/venue. An exclusive early buying opportunity will be available.
The summer trek is likely to be SLIPKNOT's last in support of its latest album, ".5: The Gray Chapter", which was released in October 2014.
Following the tour, SLIPKNOT and BLACK SABBATH will co-headline the combined Ozzfest Meets Knotfest, a two-day festival scheduled for September 24-25 in San Bernardino, California.