Monday, October 23, 2017

Judas Priest announce Firepower North American tour

Judas Priest have announced dates for a 2018 North American tour in support of their forthcoming album, “Firepower.”

The “new studio album, ‘Firepower,’ will be arriving in early 2018,” shared the band across their social media sites.

Produced by Andy Sneap and Tom Allom, the project marks the follow-up to 2014’s “Redeemer Of Souls.”

The 7-week opening leg of Judas Priest’s 2018 world tour – with guests Saxon and Black Star Riders – will begin in Wilkes Barre, PA on March 13 and wrap up in San Antonio, TX on May 1.

All dates will be running a Judas Priest Fan Presale starting Wednesday, October 25 at 10 AM local time with the password: FIREPOWER that fans can use to purchase tickets in advance.

Check with your local venue for additional information regarding general public ticket sales.

Judas Priest are among the nominees currently under consideration for induction into the 2018 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame.

Fans can vote for their favorite nominees from now to December 5 at as part of creating a “fan’s ballot” for Rock Hall voting members.

The 2018 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductees will be announced in December and the ceremony will take place at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, OH on April 14.

Judas Priest
2018 Firepower North American tour

Mar 13 - Wilkes Barre, PA - Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
Mar 15 - Youngstown, OH - Covelli Centre
Mar 17 - Uniondale, NY - Nassau Coliseum
Mar 18 - Washington, DC - The Anthem
Mar 20 - Newark, NJ - Prudential Center
Mar 22 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Arena
Mar 25 - Ottawa, ON - The Arena at TD Place
Mar 27 - London, ON - Budweiser Gardens
Mar 28 - Oshawa, ON - Tribute Communities Centre
Mar 30 - Orillia, ON - Casino Rama
Mar 31 - Detroit, MI - Detroit Masonic Temple
Apr 03 - Milwaukee, WI - Riverside Theater
Apr 05 - Green Bay, WI - Resch Center
Apr 08 - Bloomington, IL - Grossinger Motors Arena
Apr 10 - Casper, WY - Casper Events Center
Apr 11 - Loveland, CO - Budweiser Events Center
Apr 15 - Kent, WA - ShoWare Center
Apr 17 - Portland, OR - Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Apr 19 - San Francisco - The Warfield
Apr 22 - Los Angeles, CA - Microsoft Theater
Apr 24 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre
Apr 26 - Tulsa, OK - BOK Center
Apr 28 - Dallas, TX - The Bomb Factory
Apr 29 - Sugarland, TX - Smart Financial Centre
May 01 - San Antonio, TX - Freeman Coliseum

See also:

VIDEO: Judas Priest launch fan vote campaign for Rock Hall induction
Judas Priest: Rob Halford comments on Rock Hall nomination
Judas Priest, Dire Straits, The Cars among 2018 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame nominees
Judas Priest launch Road To Valhalla mobile game
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