Sweden metallers Opeth have announced the details of their South American/Mexican tour, set to take place in September/October, reports Blabbermouth. Confirmed dates are as follows:
09/22 - Mexico City, MEX @ Circo Volador 09/23 - Monterey, MEX @ Cafe Iguana 09/24 - Guadalajara, MEX @ Hardrock Cafe 09/27 - Santiago, CHL @ Teatro Caupolican 09/28 - Buenos Aires, ARG @ ND/Ateneo 09/29 - Sao Paulo, BRA @ Direct TV CIE 09/30 - Rio De Janeiro, BRA @ Circo Volador 10/01 - Curitiba, BRA @ Master Hall
As previously reported, Opeth have been confirmed as the headliners of the Close-Up Festival, set to take place April 15-16 at Munchenbryggeriet in Stockholm, Sweden. The event, which is being arranged by Close-Up magazine to celebrate 15 years as Sweden's leading magazine for metal, hardcore and punk, will feature additional appearances by Bolt Thrower, Amon Amarth, Evergrey, Blindside, Cult Of Luna, Khoma, Burst, Taint, Skitsystem, Path Of No Return, Rentokiller And Imperial Leather. More bands will be announced shortly.
Opeth launched the second stage of their Ghost Reveries Tour in North America on Feb. 15 in Raleigh, NC. In tow on this outing are Dark Tranquillity supporting directly and The Devin Townsend Band as openers in February and labelmates Devildriver as openers in March.