TESTAMENT Announces Second North American Leg Of 'The Bay Strikes Back Tour' With EXODUS, DEATH ANGEL

April 27, 2022

TESTAMENT has announced the second North American leg of "The Bay Strikes Back Tour" with EXODUS and DEATH ANGEL. The trek will kick off on September 9 in Phoenix, Arizona and conclude on October 15 in San Jose, California.

A special BLABBERMOUTH.NET presale will begin on Thursday, April 28 at 10:00 a.m. local time and end on Thursday, April 28 at 10:00 p.m. local time. When prompted, type in the presale code "STRIKES" to access tickets before the general public. General on-sale will be Friday, April 29 at 10 a.m. local time.

TESTAMENT, EXODUS and DEATH ANGEL kicked off the first 2022 edition of "The Bay Strikes Back Tour" on April 9 at the Fremont Theater in San Luis Obispo, California. The show marked TESTAMENT's first appearance with drummer Dave Lombardo since he rejoined the group earlier this year.

TESTAMENT frontman Chuck Billy commented: "We've all been having a killer time playing a lot of sold-out shows for diehard metal fans across the U.S. and we wanna keep the party rolling!"

Added TESTAMENT guitarist Eric Peterson: "We're so excited to do a second leg of 'Bay Strikes Back' tour into Canada. It's been a long time coming and now things are starting to gel with Dave. We will be adding some newer songs and some older ones too into the set METAL!"

Said EXODUS's Gary Holt: "This tour has been so raging, so crushing, what do we do to follow it up? We do it again! EXODUS will be joining TESTAMENT and DEATH ANGEL for another round of 'The Bay Strikes Back Tour' in the U.S.! Hitting some major markets and also Canada! More brutality on tap for all, come join the violence!"

DEATH ANGEL's Mark Osegueda commented: "I can't begin to tell all of you how excited DEATH ANGEL is that this AMAZING tour has been extended with a second leg of North American dates! Night after night all three bands see how amazing the crowd reactions have been and we as band members are also so appreciative that we're back doing what we love doing most of all! Playing music and exchanging energy with the most passionate fans of all! Thrash metal fans! 'The Bay Strikes Back Tour' is extending its endless reach! See you on the road!!"

"The Bay Strikes Back Tour" summer/fall 2022 dates:

Sep. 09 - Phoenix, AZ - Van Buren (buy tickets)
Sep. 10 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theater (buy tickets)
Sep. 12 - Wichita, KS - Cotillion (buy tickets)
Sep. 13 - Kansas City, MO - Truman (buy tickets)
Sep. 15 - St. Louis, MO - The Pageant (buy tickets)
Sep. 16 - Nashville, TN - Brooklyn Bowl (buy tickets)
Sep. 18 - St. Petersburg, FL - Jannus Live (buy tickets)
Sep. 19 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Revolution (buy tickets)
Sep. 21 - Asheville, NC - Orange Peel (buy tickets)
Sep. 22 - Silver Spring, MD - Fillmore (buy tickets)
Sep. 23 - Stroudsburg, PA - Sherman Theater (buy tickets)
Sep. 26 - Hartford, CT - Webster Theater (buy tickets)
Sep. 27 - Albany, NY - Empire Live (buy tickets)
Sep. 28 - Portland, ME - State Theatre (buy tickets)
Sep. 30 - Montreal, QC - Mtelus (buy tickets)
Oct. 01 - London, ON - London Music Hall (buy tickets)
Oct. 03 - Ft. Wayne, IN - Piere's (buy tickets)
Oct. 04 - Milwaukee, WI - The Rave (buy tickets)
Oct. 06 - Winnipeg, MB - Burton Cummings Theatre (buy tickets)
Oct. 08 - Calgary, AB - Palace Theatre (buy tickets)
Oct. 10 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore (buy tickets)
Oct. 12 - Ventura, CA - Majestic Ventura Theater (buy tickets)
Oct. 13 - Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern (buy tickets)
Oct. 14 - Reno, NV - Cargo (buy tickets)
Oct. 15 - San Jose, CA - San Jose Civic (buy tickets)

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