Due to overwhelming demand, Avenged Sevenfold have added an extra date at London’s O2 Arena after the original date sold out in matter of weeks.
This is a huge achievement for a band whose dedicated fans appreciate that they have never compromised their end goals. The band will now headline the O2 Arena on January 21 and 22, tickets are on sale now. The band’s first UK tour for three years is set to call at Dublin’s 3Arena before stops at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena, Sheffield Arena, Manchester Arena, Birmingham’s Genting Arena, Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena and Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena. Tickets are priced £45/£37.50 regionally and £45/£37.50/£30 for London (subject to booking fee) via http://www.livenation.co.uk and http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk.
In December 2013 Avenged Sevenfold celebrated their No. 1 album ‘Hail To The King’ with a sold out arena tour taking in Manchester, Birmingham and London’s Wembley Arena. They followed that with an awe inspiring headline slot at Download Festival in June 2014 cementing their unshakable reputation for breath-taking live performances.
Saturday 7th – Dublin, 3Arena
Tuesday 10th – Glasgow The SSE Hydro
Thursday 12th – Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Friday 13th – Birmingham Genting Arena
Sunday 15th – Sheffield Arena
Monday 16th – Manchester Arena
Wed 18th – Nottingham Motorpoint Arena
Thursday 19th – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
Saturday 21st – London O2 Arena
Sunday 22nd – London O2 Arena
The band will have Disturbed as Special Guests on the tour, with In Flames opening.
Avenged Sevenfold achieved worldwide success with a string of best-selling albums — including their 2005 platinum breakthrough City Of Evil, 2007’s Avenged Sevenfold, which topped the Billboard Alternative, Hard, and Rock Charts, and two consecutive No 1’s on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart, Nightmare (2010) and their most recent, ‘Hail To The King’ — achieving Diamond, Platinum and Gold awards for album sales in nearly a dozen countries. They have also scored a series of Top 10 singles at multiple formats. The band, which hails from Huntington Beach, Calif., have become known for their spectacular live shows, routinely selling out arenas worldwide and headlining some of the biggest and most prestigious music festivals. In November 2012, they made an unprecedented appearance as characters in Call of Duty Black Ops 2 — the biggest-selling video game of all time, which featured the band’s performance of ‘Carry On’, written specifically for the game. Avenged Sevenfold also appeared in stores and homes globally as the featured pre-launch artist in 2015’s Guitar Hero: Live including an industry first playable live performance.