UPDATED 8/31/16: HUNTRESS ANNOUNCES FALL U.S. TOUR DATES
BAND ALSO SET TO PERFORM AT OZZFEST SEPTEMBER 24 IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
California heavy metal band HUNTRESS kicks off the fall touring season with a string of headlining dates, a coveted slot on Ozzfest (September 24 in San Bernardino, CA) and as support for Trivium and Sabaton on a U.S. run in September and October. The tour marks the band’s first full-scale tour since releasing their third album Static in 2015.
Vocalist Jill Janus comments “Huntress is in full beast mode again and ready to bring the fury to stages this fall! It is an honor to join Black Sabbath at Ozzfest on September 24, and tour alongside Trivium and Sabaton. September Mourning joins us as direct support on a slew of headlining shows as we kick off the fall tour. Huntress is thrilled to have the chance to really connect with our fans, who’ve been so supportive throughout our journey. Spread it, shred it, behead it!”
HUNTRESS-who is Jill Janus, Blake Meahl (guitar), Eli Santana (guitar), Tyler Meahl (drums) and Eric Harris (bass) –will perform songs from all three of their albums Static, Stabound Beast and Spell Eater, giving fans a versatile show combining authentic musicianship and theatrics. The band is offering a free meet & greet nightly after the show.
HUNTRESS‘ music video for “Sorrow” off the newest album Static is not to be missed. Watch now: https://youtu.be/GMpo97mOvuI
The HUNTRESS album trilogy Static, Stabound Beast and Spell Eater is available on Napalm Records.
HUNTRESS dates as of 8/31/16.
— More headlining shows TBA.
Fri 9/9: Flagstaff, AZ – Orpheum Theater +
Sat 9/10: Las Vegas, NV – The Dive Bar +
Sun 9/11: Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater +
Tue 9/13: Springfield, MO – Outland Ballroom +
Wed 9/14: St. Louis, MO – Fubar +
Thu 9/15: Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall *
Fri 9/16: Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage *
Mon 9/19: Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade *
Tue 9/20: Little Rock, AR – Metroplex *
Thu 9/22: Denver, CO – The Summit Music Hall *
Fri 9/23: Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater *
Sat 9/24: San Bernardino, CA – Ozzfest @ San Manuel Amphitheater
Tue 9/27: Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex *
Thu 9/29: Omaha, NE – Sokol Auditorium *
Fri 9/30: Minneapolis, MN – Mill City Nights *
Sat 10/4: Peoria, IL – Limelight Eventplex *
Thu 10/6: Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill *
Fri 10/7: Houston, TX – Scout Bar *
Sat 10/8: Tulsa, OK – Cain’s Ballroom*
Mon 10/10: Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE *
Tue 10/11: New York, NY – Irving Plaza *
Thu 10/13: Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance
Fri 10/14: Worcester, MA – Rock and Shock, Palladium *
Sat 10/15: Binghamton, NY – Magic City Music Hall *
Mon 10/17: Charleston, SC – The Music Farm *
Tue 10/18: St. Petersburg, FL – State Theatre *
Wed 10/19: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution *
Fri 10/21: Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues *
* With Trivium & Sabaton
+ With September Mourning
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HUNTRESS was spawned from the preternatural union of Jill Janus with underground metal band Professor in Highland Park, CA (2010). Having rapidly released three critically acclaimed studio albums, the melodic heavy metal pentad fast tracked touring the world as a supporting act to metal heavyweights Lamb of God, Arch Enemy, Kreator, Amon Amarth, Killswitch Engage, Testament, Danzig and Dragonforce. Huntress thrives on thundering drums, heavy riffs, spectral solos and catchy choruses that come from the band’s musical concoction of melodic songwriting, occult science and bong rips. Huntress delivers a modern sonic attack while staying true to the roots of heavy metal, with a penchant for thrash, death and black metal. Huntress released their buzzworthy debut album Spell Eater in 2012 on Napalm Records. One year later in 2013, the critically-acclaimed Starbound Beast was a sophomore success. Lemmy Kilmister penned lyrics for “I Want To Fuck You To Death” which quickly became a radio hit. Their third album Static was released on September 25, 2015 to stellar reviews. Huntress continues to be driven by a fierce work ethic and a relentless tour schedule. This fall they’ll tour with Trivium and Sabaton, and make a stop in San Bernardino, CA to play Ozzfest on Sept 24.
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