Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Megadeth announce Australian tour

Megadeth have announced dates for a tour of Australia.

Along with special guests Children Of Bodom, the band will play four shows starting October 16 in Perth.

Megadeth fan club presales begin Friday, August 21 at 10:00 a.m. EST.

Tickets will then go on sale to the general public on Monday, August 24 at 10:00 a.m. EST.

Megadeth are on track for a late 2015 release of their forthcoming 15th album.

Recorded in Nashville, the untitled project is co-produced by frontman Dave Mustaine and Toby Wright (Alice In Chains, Korn), and is currently being mixed by Lamb Of God producer Josh Wilbur.

The project features new guitarist Kiko Loureiro and guest drummer Chris Adler from Lamb Of God.

Megadeth debuted their new lineup during a performance at the Festival D'été De Québec (Quebec City Summer Festival) in Quebec City on July 18.

2015 Australian tour

Oct 16 - Perth - Red Hill Auditorium
Oct 18 - Sydney - Hordern Pavilion
Oct 19 - Melbourne - Festival Hall
Oct 21 - Brisbane - Eatons Hill

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