Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax to team up for American Carnage tour
Every single North American fan of the “Big Four of Thrash” are waiting patiently for the bands – Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax – to announce a tour of the U.S. and Canada. Well with this recent announcement, we may be inching closer to that possibly happening.
It’s been reported by that Anthrax will join Slayer and Megadeth on the second leg of their American Carnage tour. The first show that the Joey Belladonna fronted band will play is on September 24th in Dallas, TX and they’ll go until October 21st in Hollywood, CA. Testament will perform during the first half of the tour.
A special pre-sale for tickets will start on July 14th. Fans will have to go to either , or to get the pre-sale code. Then head over to to grab as many tickets as your greedy little paws can nab. Furthermore, Megadeth has teamed up with and are offering VIP packages to fans which include meet-and-greets, exclusive parties, gifts and more.
The last time these three bands toured North America together was back in 1991 on the Clash of the Titans tour so if you were too young or too lazy to go back then, consider this a chance to totally redeem yourself. All the tour dates are down below.
Sep. 24 – Verizon Wireless Theatre, Dallas, TX
Sep. 25 – AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX
Sep. 26 – Verizon Wireless Theatre, Houston, TX
Sep. 28 – Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, LA
Sep. 30 – Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, TN
Oct. 01 – The Arena at Gwinnett Center, Atlanta, GA
Oct. 02 – Hard Rock Live, Orlando, FL
Oct. 03 – Bayfront Park Amphitheatre, Miami, FL
Oct. 05 – Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA
Oct. 06 – Eagles Auditorium, Baltimore, MD
Oct. 08 – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, Long Island, NY
Oct. 09 – Toyota Pavilion @ Montage Mountain, Scranton, PA
Oct. 10 – LC Pavilion, Columbus, OH
Oct. 12 – Freedom Hall, Louisville, KY
Oct. 14 – War Memorial Coliseum, Ft.Wayne, IN
Oct. 15 – DeltaPlex, Grand Rapids, MI
Oct. 16 – Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI
Oct. 19 – E Center, Salt Lake City, UT
Oct. 20 – The Pearl, Las Vegas, NV
Oct. 21 – Gibson Amphitheatre, Hollywood, CA