The American thrashers Testament announced the European tour, featuring Annihilator and Death Angel as special guests, for November-December this year.
Commented Testament’s singer Chuck Billy:
"I am pleased to announce the 'Brotherhood Of The Snake' headline tour coming to Europe in November. It's going to be a thrash extravaganza with Testament, Annihilator, and Death Angel. This invasion is gonna devastate."
Added Death Angel's Mark Osegueda:
"It has been way too long since Death Angel has toured in Europe, a fact that we are none too pleased about. So it is with tremendous pride and excitement that I can say Death Angel is FINALLY coming back in support of our latest record 'The Evil Divide'! And we plan on delivering a devastating set night, after night, and stage after stage to our most dedicated, and loyal fans! Come out and let's feed off of each other's energy!!! Together we can, and will create, and celebrate unforgettable nights of the undeniable power that is METAL! See you on the road! See you in the pit!"
Tickets will be available from Tuesday, June 13, from 10 am.
November 11 — Germany, Weissenhäusser Strand (Metal Hammer Paradise) — Only TESTAMENT
November 12 — Belgium, Antwerp @ Trix
November 14 — Germany, Berlin @ Astra
November 15 — Poland, Warsaw @ Progresja
November 16 — Slovakia, Kosice @ Collosseum
November 17 — Poland, Wroclaw @ A2
November 18 — Hungary, Budapest @ Barba Negra
November 19 — Czech Republic, Brno @ Sono Centrum
November 20 — Austria, Vienna @ Arena
November 22 — Germany, Wiesbaden @ Schlachthof
November 23 — Germany, Munich @ Backstage
November 24 — Germany, Saarbrücken @ Garage
November 25 — Germany, Stuttgart @ LKA Longhorn
November 26 — Slovenia, Ljubljana @ Kino Siska
November 27 — Germany, Nürnberg @ Löwensaal
November 28 — Switzerland, Pratteln @ Z7
November 30 — Italy, Bologna @ Estragon
December 1 — Italy, Milan @ Live Club
December 2 — Switzerland, Friborg @ Fri-Son
December 3 — France, Toulouse @ Bikini
December 4 — Spain, Madrid @ La Riviera
December 6 — France, Lyon @ Transbordeur
December 7 — France, Nantes @ Stereolux
December 8 — France, Paris @ Bataclan
December 9 — Germany, Oberhausen @ Ruhrpott Metal Meeting
December 10 — Netherlands, Haarlem @ Patronaat
Testament’s latest album "Brotherhood Of The Snake" was released last October via Nuclear Blast. The LP was recorded together with the Jamaican producer Juan Urteaga (Exodus, Heathen, Machine Head), guitarist Eric Peterson, and Chuck Billy. Mixing and mastering was done by the British producer Andy Sneap (Accept, Amon Amarth, Arch Enemy, Exodus, Megadeth).