While the current sold-out Black Mass tour rolls on, Black Veil Brides have announced another string of dates scheduled for next February 2015. The 18-city Black Mass 2015 tour kicks off on February 5th in Richmond, VA and wraps up on March 1st in San Diego, CA. The tour will make select stops in the United States before crossing over the border in to Canada for the bands long-awaited return north. The band will be playing 9 shows in Canada making stops Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton and Vancouver to name a few before returning to the United States for the final 4 shows. Opening the Black Mass 2015 shows will be special guests Memphis May Fire and Ghost Town. Tickets for the Black Mass 2015 will be on-sale on Friday November 14th via ticketmaster.com.
Black Veil Brides are currently on The Black Mass 2014 headline tour that runs through mid-December. The 37-date trek is making stops in Kansas City, New York and Orlando and will wrap up on December 15th in Albuquerque, NM. Falling In Reverse, Set It Off and Drama Club have been tapped as the support bands for The Black Mass 2014. Tickets and VIP packages for the tour are currently on sale and links can be found at www.BlackVeilBrides.net.
Black Veil Brides have announced the release of the first live DVD of their career. The DVD is slated for release in June 2015 and is taken from the band’s sold-out hometown show in Los Angeles at the Wiltern Theater on November 1st. The show was part of the band’s inaugural Halloweekend event as part of The Black Mass Tour. The DVD was directed by Casey Tebo, known for his work on the acclaimed Aerosmith documentary, Rock For The Rising Sun. Pre-order packages for the live DVD will be announced soon.
Black Veil Brides latest album skyrocketed to #1 on the iTunes Rock Chart, #4 on the iTunes overall album chart, and to top 10 on iTunes in over 20 countries when it was released. It debuted in the Top 10 on the Billboard 200 album charts giving Black Veil Brides their second consecutive Top 10 album. Black Veil Brides has been getting fan and critical acclaim alike with Alternative Press (a magazine the band graces the December cover of) describing it as, “…big guitars, big drums and bigger hooks, stitched together by the band’s tireless championing of the outsider.” ArtistDirect recently raved, “This is the one you’ve all been waiting for…This is their Black album.” The band recently released the video for the song “Goodbye Agony.” The video can be seen here: http://youtu.be/f-cxPIOAfSk. Longtime Black Veil Brides’ director Patrick Fogarty, who also directed the video for “Heart Of Fire” which has already reached millions of views, directed this video. “Heart of Fire” can be seen here: http://youtu.be/RZxhWqxwsBQ. Black Veil Brides was produced by studio legend Bob Rock, known for producing some of rock’s most successful albums including Metallica’s Black Album and Motley Crüe’s Dr. Feelgood.
Black Veil Brides have been continually building momentum and expanding their ever-growing “BVB Army” since the release of their first album We Stitch These Wounds. Their debut video, “Knives And Pens” has been viewed over 100 million times on YouTube. The band has also released critically acclaimed albums including Set The World On Fire and Wretched And Divine: The Story Of The Wild Ones respectively. Their last release was their first Top 10 on the Billboard and it soared to the #1 Spot on the iTunes Top Album Chart and the iTunes Rock Chart. Black Veil Brides recently won an award at the inaugural Alternative Press Music Award in Cleveland for Most Dedicated Fans. This award goes alongside their numerous Kerrang awards and three Revolver Golden God Awards.
Black Veil Brides is Andy Biersack (vocals), Jake Pitts (guitars), Jinxx (guitars/violin), Ashley Purdy (bass) and Christian “CC” Coma (drums).
THE BLACK MASS 2015 CANADA/U.S. TOUR DATES
|Feb 5th||Richmond, VA||The National|
|Feb 6th||Sayreville, NJ||Starland Ballroom|
|Feb 7th||Hartford, CT||Webster Theater|
|Feb 8th||Huntington, NY||The Paramount|
|Feb 11th||Watertown, NY||Exhibition Hall|
|Feb 12th||Quebec City, QC||Imperial De Quebec|
|Feb 13th||Montreal, QC||Metropolis|
|Feb 14th||London, ON||London Music Hall|
|Feb 15th||Toronto, ON||Danforth Music Hall|
|Feb 18th||Winnipeg, MB||The Garrick Center|
|Feb 19th||Saskatoon, SK||O’Brians Event Centre|
|Feb 20th||Calgary, AB||Macewan Hall Ballroom|
|Feb 22nd||Edmonton, AB||The Starlite Room|
|Feb 25th||Vancouver, BC||Vogue Theater|
|Feb 26th||Eugene, OR||McDonald Theatre|
|Feb 27th||Sacramento, CA||Ace Of Spades|
|Feb 28th||Pomona, CA||The Fox Theater|
|Mar 1st||San Diego, CA||House Of Blues|
THE BLACK MASS 2014 U.S. TOUR DATES
|Nov 12th||Kansas City, MO||Uptown Theater|
|Nov 14th||Indianapolis, IN||Egyptian Room at Old National Centre|
|Nov 15th||Royal Oak, MI||Royal Oak Music Theatre|
|Nov 16th||Cleveland, OH||The Agora Theater|
|Nov 17th||Pittsburgh, PA||Stage AE|
|Nov 19th||Philadelphia, PA||The Electric Factory|
|Nov 21st||Stroudsburg, PA||Sherman Theater|
|Nov 22nd||Worcester, MA||Palladium|
|Nov 23rd||New York, NY||Best Buy Theater|
|Nov 26th||Portland, ME||State Theatre|
|Nov 28th||Clifton Park, NY||Upstate Concert Hall|
|Nov 29th||Silver Springs, MD||The Fillmore Silver Spring|
|Dec 2nd||Louisville, KY||Expo Five|
|Dec 3rd||Atlanta, GA||The Tabernacle|
|Dec 4th||Orlando, FL||House of Blues Orlando|
|Dec 5th||Charlotte, NC||The Fillmore Charlotte|
|Dec 6th||Norfolk, VA||The NorVa|
|Dec 8th||Grand Rapids, MI||Orbit Room|
|Dec 9th||St. Louis, MO||The Pageant|
|Dec 11th||Houston, TX||Bayou Music Center|
|Dec 12th||Dallas, TX||South Side Ballroom|
|Dec 13th||San Antonio, TX||Backstage Live|
|Dec 15th||Albuquerque, NM||Sunshine Theatre|
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