MEGADETH guitarist Kiko Loureiro has posted another extensive look at the band’s rehearsal process with the group rehearsing for ‘The Metal Tour Of The Year’.
Kiko wrote in a message accompanying the YouTube release of the clip: “Getting ready for ‘The Metal Tour Of The Year’ with LAMB OF GOD, TRIVIUM and HATEBREED. The entire MEGADETH team was ready and prepared to start rehearsals for the new tour after such a long time.
“In this video you’ll see us rehearsing songs like ‘Hangar 18’, ‘Symphony Of Destruction’, ‘Conquer Or Die’, ‘Holy Wars… The Punishment Due’, ‘In My Darkest Hour’, ‘Peace Sells’, ‘Poison Was The Cure’, discussing about Vic Rattlehead and much more.”
MEGADETH played their first new show with bassist James LoMenzo in nearly 12 years on August 20 in Austin, Texas. Produced by Live Nation, the rescheduled tour will wrap in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada on Saturday, October 2.
‘The Metal Tour Of The Year’ remaining dates:
Sun Sep 12 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
Mon Sep 13 Boston, MA – Leader Bank Pavilion
Wed Sep 15 Camden, NJ – B&T Pavilion*
Thu Sep 16 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center*
Sat Sep 18 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center*
Sun Sep 19 Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre*
Mon Sep 20 Cincinnati, ON – PNC Pavilion
Wed Sep 22 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP*
Fri Sep 24 Mount Pleasant, MI – Soaring Eagle Casino Amphitheatre
Sat Sep 25 Indianola, IA – Knotfest Iowa**
Sun Sep 26 St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – St. Louis***
Tue Sep 28 Minneapolis, MN – Armory
Thu Sep 30 Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
Fri Oct 01 Laval, QC – Place Bell
Sat Oct 02 Quebec City, QC – Centre Videotron
*Festival Date featuring all 4 bands.
**Festival Date, Knotfest Iowa does not include HATEBREED