Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Five Finger Death Punch announce U.S. spring tour and new album
Below the message from Five Finger Death Punch:
Los Angeles, CA 1/13/15: Coinciding with their current #1 single “Wrong Side Of Heaven” dominating the rock radio charts for the fourth week, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH announced a string of American headline shows in April and May today (see all list of all dates further below). Ticket pre-sales start this Thursday, 1/15 at 10am local time. Public ticket on-sale starts Friday, 1/17 at 10am local time for some shows and Saturday, 1/17 at 10am local time for others. For info on VIP packages and more, go to: www.fivefingerdeathpunch.com
Since wrapping up the biggest rock tour of fall 2014 co-headlining arenas across North America with VOLBEAT, the band has entered the studio to write the follow up record to their 2013 albums THE WRONG SIDE OF HEAVEN AND THE RIGHTEOUS SIDE OF HELL, VOLUME 1 and VOLUME 2. The new album is slated to come out later this year.
Undoubtedly one of the most relevant and successful rock bands globally, 5FDP dominated 2013 and 2014 with the THE WRONG SIDE OF HEAVEN AND THE RIGHTEOUS SIDE OF HELL, VOLUME 1 and VOLUME 2. Both volumes debuted on the U.S. Billboard album chart at #2 (more notably, within a four-month period) and in the top ten mainstream charts all around the world.
The two albums feature three #1 radio hit singles (“Lift Me Up” featuring Rob Halford of Judas Priest, “Battle Born” and “Wrong Side Of Heaven”) and have combined sales of over 750,000 units to date. The multi-million selling rock titans’ have had 13 consecutive Top 10 hits at Rock radio since the inception of the band in 2007.
The critically acclaimed video clip to current #1 single “Wrong Side Of Heaven” has surpassed 14 million views to date and can be watched here: http://bit.ly/1nwyu5C. The video is intended to increase knowledge about the plight of veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and the crowdfunding campaign to support the cause raised over $ 225,000. For more info: www.5fdp4Vets.com.
April 25th – Orlando, FL – WJRR Earthday Birthday (Festival)
April 26th – Ladson, SC – Charleston’s 98 Rockfest (Festival)
April 28th – Chattanooga, TN – Track 29 (Headline show)
April 30th – Shreveport, LA – Municipal Auditorium (Headline show)
May 2nd – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center (Headline show)
May 4th – Mobile, AL – Soul Kitchen (Headline show)
May 5th – Birmingham, AL – Iron City (Headline show)
May 8th – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom (Headline show)
May 9th – Somerset, WI – Northern Invasion (Festival)