DOWN — the acclaimed New Orleans band featuring CORROSION OF CONFORMITY guitarist/vocalist Pepper Keenan, drummer Jimmy Bower (EYEHATEGOD, SUPERJOINT RITUAL guitarist), bassist Rex Brown (ex-PANTERA), guitarist Kirk Windstein (CROWBAR), and vocalist Philip Anselmo (SUPERJOINT RITUAL, ex-PANTERA) — have announced that they will be filming shows on their spring/summer European tour for an upcoming DVD. No further information is currently available.
DOWN tour dates:
May 19 - Freheit - Hamburg, GER
May 20 - LMH - Koln, GER
May 21 - Zero13 (The Choice) - Tilburg, NETH
May 23 - Academy - Birmingham, UK
May 24 - Rock City - Nottingham, UK
May 25 - University - Newcastle, UK
May 27 - ABC - Glasgow (Scotland)
May 28 - Academy - Manchester, UK
May 29 - Astoria - London, UK
May 30 - Astoria - London, UK
Jun. 01 - Gods Of Metal - Milan, ITA
Jun. 02 - Rohstofflager - Zurich, SWI
Jun. 05 - Rockefeller - Oslo, NOR
Jun. 06 - Arenan - Stockholm, SWE
Jun. 07 - Vega - Copenhagen, DEN
Jun. 13 - Dublin, IRE @ Ambassador Theatre
Other acts scheduled to perform at the tenth edition of Gods Of Metal festival at Idroscalo in Milan, Italy include GUNS N' ROSES, KORN, ALICE IN CHAINS, VENOM, DIMMU BORGIR, OPETH, TESTAMENT, NEVERMORE and SATYRICON.
DOWN will begin work on new material shortly after returning home from their European tour and are tentatively planning on entering the studio in September to begin recording their third album.
DOWN's sophomore album, "Down II", was released in March 2002 on Elektra Records. The band headlined the second stage at the 2002 Ozzfest.