San Francisco Bay Area metallers VICIOUS RUMORS will support HAMMERFALL on the second leg of the Swedish metal band's European headlining tour.
Commented VICIOUS RUMORS guitarist Geoff Thorpe: "This will be the highlight of our year! After doing three festivals with HAMMERFALL last summer, we were honored to be invited to join the Swedish metal gods for this tour.
"VICIOUS RUMORS is known for their high-energy show and the band is hot after months of touring. Every show will be a night to remember as VICIOUS RUMORS return to Europe for this end-of-the-year European tour. The best is yet to come!"
VICIOUS RUMORS will support HAMMERFALL on the following dates:
Nov. 27 - Trencin, Slovakia - Piano
Nov. 28 - Budapest, Hungary - Petfi Hall
Nov. 30 - Bucharest, Romania - Hard Rock Caf
Dec. 01 - Belgrade, Serbia - SKC
Dec. 02 - Zagreb, Croatia - Boogaloo
Dec. 03 - Ljubljana, Slovenia - Siska
Dec. 04 - Passau, Germany - Dreilnderhalle
Dec. 06 - Barcelona, Spain - Salamandra 1
Dec. 07 - Madrid, Spain - Sala Heineken
Dec. 08 - Seville, Spain - Fanatic
Dec. 09 - Porto, Portugal - Hard Club
Dec. 10 - Bilbao, Spain - Santana 27 Gold
VICIOUS RUMORS's latest album, "Razorback Killers", was released in Europe on March 28 (except in Germany, where it arrived three days earlier) and in the U.S. on April 5 via SPV/Steamhammer. The CD was recorded at Trident Studios in Pacheco, California with producers Juan Urteaga and Geoff Thorpe.
VICIOUS RUMORS 2011 is:
Larry Howe - Drums
Brian Allen (LAST EMPIRE, MALICE, WILD DOGS) - Vocals
Kiyoshi Morgan - Guitar
Stephen Goodwin - Bass
Geoff Thorpe - Guitar