Swedish metal masters extraordinaire MESHUGGAH will be taking their sonic arsenal and production that has already bulldozed U.K. and USA to mainland Europe on "The Ophidian Trek" tour, which launches November 22 in Hamburg, Germany. Direct support for all 19 shows will come from Nuclear Blast labelmates DECAPITATED; opening each night will be C.B MURDOC from Sweden.
States drummer Tomas Haake of MESHUGGAH: "After two amazing tours in the U.K. and North America, we are now warmed up and ready to give Europe their share of the MESHUGGAH 'Ophidian Trek' tour. For this stretch we're proud to announce two magnificent bands to accompany us — Poland's pride DECAPITATED and Sweden's C.B MURDOC: two bands that push the boundaries of extreme metal!!
"To any and all of you European fans of MESHUGGAH, we hope to see you out there!! And you will want to come early, 'cause you don't wanna miss out on the sheer skill and complete awesomeness of our support bands!!!"
DECAPITATED guitarist/founding member Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka adds: "I would have never thought that we'd have the honour to share stage with MESHUGGAH on two tours in one year but it looks like we will!!! Yes, we are happy to announce that DECAPITATED will be the direct support for the upcoming MESHUGGAH European tour together with C.B MURDOC!!! We are excited as fuck and we cannot wait for these 20 awesome shows!! All the best for all fans, see ya soon."
MESHUGGAH's "The Ophidian Trek" dates with DECAPITATED and C.B MURDOC:
Nov. 22 - GER Hamburg - Markthalle
Nov. 23 - B Antwerpen - Trix
Nov. 24 - F Nantes - Stereolux
Nov. 25 - ES Durango - Plateruena
Nov. 27 - PT Porto - Hard Club
Nov. 28 - PT Lisbon - Paradise Garage
Nov. 29 - ES Madrid - Penélope
Nov. 30 - ES Barcelona - Salamandra 1
Dec. 01 - F Bordeaux - Le Krakatoa
Dec. 02 - F Paris - Bataclan
Dec. 04 - CH Zürich - Komplex
Dec. 05 - IT Milan - Alcatraz
Dec. 06 - GER Munich - Backstage Halle
Dec. 07 - AT Vienna - Arena
Dec. 08 - GER Berlin - C-Club
Dec. 09 - NL Eindhoven - Distortion Festival
Dec. 11 - GER Frankfurt - Batschkapp
Dec. 12 - LUX Esch-Sur-Alzette - Kulturfabrik
Dec. 13 - GER Köln - Essigfabrik