As previously reported, after weeks of speculation, LiveNation.com has announced that JUDAS PRIEST, HEAVEN AND HELL, MOTÖRHEAD and TESTAMENT will unite for the upcoming Metal Masters Tour.
The fifteen-date US trek kicks off August 6th at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, New Jersey. Tickets go on sale to the public beginning this weekend at LiveNation.com.
Judas Priest mainman Rob Halford commented: “As ever, we look forward to screaming out loud with our metal maniac fans when we hit the road. Thank you once again for your devotion and support. The Priest is back!”
This tour will be limited to fifteen very special engagements, and Citi cardmembers will have pre-sale access to tickets through Citi’s Private Pass® Program, available to all Citi cardmembers at this location.
Fans seeking the ultimate concert experience can access unique VIP ticket and fan experience packages that offer premium seats, meet & greets, pre-concert parties and more brought to you by the band’s official websites, JudasPriest.com, HeavenAndHellLive.com.VIP packages for the first events will be on sale by 10 AM Eastern time on Friday, April 25th. Also, not all VIP packages are the same, so be sure to pick the right one that suits you best.
Dates on the Metal Masters Tour include:
6 – Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
7 – Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
9 – PNC Bank Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
10 – Nikon at Jones Beach – Wantagh, NY
13 – Molson Amphitheatre – Toronto, ON
15 – Mohegan Sun Arena – Uncasville, CT
16 – Post Gazette Pavilion – Pittsburgh, PA
18 – DTE Energy Music Theatre – Detroit, MI
19 – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre – Chicago, IL
22 – Superpages.com Amphitheatre – Dallas, TX
23 – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Houston, TX
24 – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – San Antonio, TX
27 – Journal Pavilion – Albuquerque, NM
28 – Cricket Pavilion – Phoenix, AZ
30 – Glen Helen Pavilion – San Bernardino, CA
31 – Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
1 – Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort – Las Vegas, NV
Well this has been in the works for awhile. I’ll be at the Mohegan Sun show on August 15th. My birthday is the 16th so it will be a cool way to ring in year 36! My only complaint is the Citibank presale. It’s cool to let people have a chance at decent seats but I don’t want to get shutout.