Norwegian progressive thrash/death metallers EXTOL have been confirmed as the opening act for MASTODON and DOZER on their joint European tour beginning on February 19 in Hamburg, Germany.

EXTOL recently finished filming a video for the song "Pearl" off their forthcoming fourth full-length album, "Blueprint" (short for "The Blueprint Dives").

"Blueprint" is scheduled for release on February 21 via Century Media Records. A U.S. release date has yet to be confirmed. A sample cut from the CD, "Gloriana", can currently be hear in Real Media format at this location.

EXTOL recently announced the addition of guitarists Tor Glidje and Ole Halvard Sveen (both ex-LENGSEL and ex-GANGLION) to the group's ranks.

EXTOL supporting MASTODON and DOZER:

Feb. 19 - Hamburg, GER @ Knust
Feb. 20 - Cologne, GER @ Underground
Feb. 21 - Berlin, GER @ Kato
Feb. 22 - Munich, GER @ Backstage
Feb. 23 - Vevey, SWI @ Rocking Chair
Feb. 25 - Milan, ITA @ C-Side
Feb. 27 - Madrid, SPA @ Arena
Feb. 28 - Barcelona, SPA @ Mephisto
Mar. 02 - Brussels, BEL @ Abbox
Mar. 03 - Paris, FRA @ Boule Noir
Mar. 04 - Amsterdam, NETH @ Melkweg
Mar. 05 - Nijmegen, NETH @ Doornroosje
Mar. 06 - Copenhagen, DEN @ Lille Vega
Mar. 07 - Malmo, SWE @ Kulturbolaget
Mar. 08 - Stockholm, SWE @ Klubben
Mar. 09 - Oslo, NOR @ John Dee


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