STRATOVARIUS And AMARANTHE To Join Forces For European Tour

STRATOVARIUS and AMARANTHE will join forces for a "double headline" European tour next spring. The "Nordic Nexus Of Nemesis Tour 2013" will kick off on March 20 in Munich, Germany.

Confirmed dates are as follows:

Mar. 20 - Backstagehalle - Munich, Germany
Mar. 21 - Stadtgarten - Erfurt, Germany
Mar. 22 - Masters Of Rock Cafe - Zlin, Czech Republic
Mar. 23 - Club 202 - Budapest, Hungary
Mar. 24 - Majestic Club - Bratislava, Slovakia
Mar. 26 - Szene - Vienna, Austria
Mar. 27 - Hirsch - Nürnberg, Germany
Mar. 28 - Matrix - Bochum, Germany
Mar. 29 - Grünspan - Hamburg, Germany
Mar. 30 - De Pul - Uden, Netherlands
Mar. 31 - La Cigale - Paris, France
Apr. 02 - La Laiterie - Strasbourg, France
Apr. 03 - Le Kao - Lyon, France
Apr. 05 - Razzmatazz 2 - Barcelona, Spain
Apr. 06 - Arena - Madrid, Spain
Apr. 07 - Rock Star - Bilbao, Spain
Apr. 09 - Z7 - Pratteln, Switzerland
Apr. 10 - Alcatrazz - Milan, Italia
Apr. 11 - Rockfabrik - Ludwigsburg, Germany
Apr. 13 - PPM Fest (Festival) - Mons, Belgium

STRATOVARIUS's new DVD, "Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live In Tampere", recently entered the Music DVD chart in Finland at position No. 1.

The band in June announced the addition of 24-year-old drummer Rolf Pilve to the group's ranks.

AMARANTHE entered the studio on September 24 to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2013 release. The follow-up to last year's "Amaranthe" is once again being recorded at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen.


Posted in: News


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).