Melodic tech-death overlords ARSIS and brutal-tech death merchants DECREPIT BIRTH have been announced as the co-headliners of this year's "Bloodletting North America" tour. Joining them are INTERNAL BLEEDING, PYREXIA, ANGELMAKER and WITHIN DESTRUCTION.
Unique Leader Records, whose owner, Erik Lindmark, founded the tour, commented: "We are very excited to bring you the 12th year of the 'Bloodletting North America' tour! We put a lot of time and effort into building this absolute monster of a lineup and we couldn't be happier with the outcome. Top to bottom, every band is incredible and we're proud to bring you one of the most devastatingly brutal tours of the year!"
Confirmed dates are as follows:
Oct. 12 - San Diego, CA @ Brick By Brick
Oct. 13 - Los Angeles, CA @ 1720
Oct. 14 - Mesa, AZ @ Club Red
Oct. 16 - Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Bar & Grill
Oct. 17 - Austin, TX @ Come And Take It Live
Oct. 18 - Laredo, TX @ Ethos Live
Oct. 19 - Houston, TX @ Acadia Bar
Oct. 20 - New Orleans, LA @ The Howlin' Wolf
Oct. 21 - Orlando, FL @ The Haven
Oct. 24 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Shaka’s Live
Oct. 25 - Clifton, NJ @ Dingbatz
Oct. 26 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Kingsland
Oct. 27 - Manchester, NH @ Bungalow
Oct. 28 - Quebec, QC @ Salle Multi
Oct. 30 - Montreal, QC @ Les Foufounes Électriques
Oct. 31 - Ottawa, ON @ Mavericks
Nov. 01 - Detroit, MI @ Harpos
Nov. 03 - Chicago, IL @ Reggies
Nov. 04 - Merriam, KS @ Aftershock
Nov. 06 - Denver, CO @ The Roxy Theater
Nov. 07 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Music Hall
Nov. 09 - Seattle, WA @ Club Sur Rocks
Nov. 11 - Watsonville, CA @ Appleton Bar and Grill
Tickets go on sale Monday, July 30 at 9 a.m. PST / noon EST at this location.
ARSIS recently completed work on its sixth studio album with producer Mark Lewis (WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER, DEICIDE, CANNIBAL CORPSE).
DECREPIT BIRTH's latest album, 2017's "Axis Mundi", was the band's first offering in seven years. The record was mixed and mastered by Stefano Morabito (FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE, HOUR OF PENANCE) at 16th Cellar Studios.