NewsOctober 24, 2012 9:39 PM ET3,320 views

Scar Symmetry to headline North American tour

Official press release: Swedish progressive melodic death metal band Scar Symmetry will return to North America later this year for the "The Unseen Empire Tour." Commented guitarist Per Nilsson: "It is with great joy that we can finally make it official: next month we'll return to North America for our very first North American headlining tour! No more thirty or forty minute sets; this time you will get the full monty - a set-list jampacked with songs from all our albums, and we might even throw in a few surprises! Along with us, we're bringing melodeath super virtuosos Threat Signal, progressive masterminds Stealing Axion and space deathcore aficionados LORD OF WAR. It's gonna be a shredfest!" Support will be provided by Threat Signal, Stealing Axion, and Lord of War. The following shows have been announced thus far, with many more forthcoming: 11/24 Springfield, VA @ Empire 11/25 Trenton, NJ @ Championship Bar 11/26 Montreal, QC @ Foufounes Electriques 11/27 Ottawa, ON @ Maverick's many more TBA

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Hibuddywazup 10/24/2012 6:50:44 PM

1st and who cares.

anonymous 10/24/2012 6:56:53 PM

Space Deathcore Aficionados are stoked.

ShaolinLambKiller 10/24/2012 6:57:01 PM

Lol gay band. Didn't even know they still existed.

ineedsalt 10/24/2012 8:34:25 PM

the name Per in sweden is like James in the US.

anonymous 10/25/2012 8:20:45 AM

I know the word "brutal" is overused in metal circles, but this will be brutal!

long_insured_now 10/25/2012 1:52:59 PM

"melodeath super virtuosos Threat Signal" Is this the same Threat Signal thats on Nuclear Blast and sucks?

anonymous 10/25/2012 3:22:04 PM

Championships in NJ is a shithole with a crack den convinently located next door. The wings are really good tho

anonymous 10/25/2012 10:27:26 PM

"The Unseen Empire Tour." Yes, unseen indeed.

big_metal_al 10/26/2012 11:02:46 PM

i might check this out for scar s and threat signal, depending on how tha datez turn up.




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