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Notorious southern metal outfit WEEDEATER have announced new US tour dates. The tour begins on Aug. 9 and sees WEEDEATER traveling to and from Psycho Las Vegas fest, Crucial Fest, and many more before concluding on Sept. 9. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below. WEEDEATER are touring in support of their new album 'Goliathan'. The album, which has been hailed as "the closest thing to a Weedeater live album, capturing all their heaviness unabridged"(Consequence of Sound), is streaming here. 'Goliathan' is available across various CD and LP formats at the Season of Mist E-Shop.
WEEDEATER previously re-issued their first four albums, 'Jason...the Dragon', 'Sixteen Tons', '...And Justice for Y'all', and 'God Luck and Good Speed'. The long out of print albums are available as vinyl for the first time, as well as a CD and digitally at the Season of Mist E-shop and at Bandcamp. WEEDEATER was formed by front-man/bassist "Dixie" Dave Collins. Following the release of their 2001 debut ‘…And Justice For Y’All’, WEEDEATER immediately established themselves as a force in the U.S. tour circuit and quickly gained notoriety in the American metal scene. In the time since, the band have released three critically-acclaimed albums: 'Sixteen Tons’ (2002), ‘God Luck And Good Speed’ (2007), and ‘Jason… The Dragon’ (2011), and toured around the world with the likes of DOWN, SAINT VITUS, HIGH ON FIRE, and THE MELVINS, HANK III, EARTH, SUNN O))) and more. The band has played prestigious festivals such as Maryland Deathfest, Hopscotch Festival, Stoned From The Underground, Asymmetry Festival, Roadburn Festival, Hellfest, and many more.
WEEDEATER TOUR DATES Aug. 9 Atlanta GA @ Basement Tickets: http://bit.ly/2tXQxxt Aug. 10 Chattanooga TN @ Ziggy’s Tickets: http://bit.ly/2s2sfRo Aug. 11 St. Louis MO @ Fubar Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2s1ZlAR Aug. 12 Little Rock AR @ Whitewater Tickets: http://bit.ly/2sRdPGx Aug. 14 Houston TX @ White Oak Music Hall Tickets: http://bit.ly/2tYoAp5 Aug. 15 San Antonio TX @ Korova Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2t0ZNRc Aug. 16 Austin TX @ Barracuda Tickets: http://bit.ly/2t1gEn0 Aug. 17 El Paso TX @ Lowbrow Palace Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2shCXI1 Aug. 19 Las Vegas NV @ Psycho Las Vegas** Tickets: http://bit.ly/2fXljlM Aug. 22 Santa Cruz CA @ Catalyst Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2t11w9a Aug. 23 Oakland CA @ Oakland Metro Opera House Aug. 25 Olympia WA @ Obsidian Aug. 26 Vancouver BC @ Out for a Riff Tickets: http://bit.ly/2s252yS Aug. 27 Victoria BC @ Sugar Tickets: http://squ.re/2sQYlSX Aug. 28 Seattle WA @ Highline Tickets: http://bit.ly/2sh7MN2 Aug. 29 Bellingham WA @ Shakedown Tickets: http://bit.ly/2uiw5qa Aug. 30 Spokane WA @ The Pin Tickets: http://bit.ly/2shZeWe Aug. 31 Billings MT @ Pub Station Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2sn1iHs Sept. 2 Laramie WY @ FYT Studio Sept. 3 Salt Lake City UT @ Crucial Fest** Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2uikZSo Sept. 4 Denver CO @ Hi Dive Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2ui2zAT Sept. 5 Kansas City MO @ Riot Room Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2smrS3H Sept. 6 Memphis TN @ Hi Tone Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2s21Zqe Sept. 7 Chicago IL @ Bottom Lounge Tickets: http://bit.ly/2sR1KBo Sept. 8 Cleveland OH @ Grog Shop Tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2uia5vN Sept. 9 Johnson City TN @ Hideaway