Metal Church book headliners in New York

Following their appearance at this year’s ‘ProgPower USA‘ fest in Atlanta with the likes of Between the Buried and Me, Vanden Plas and Next To None, San Francisco Bay Area heavy metal legends Metal Church will storm New York for a pair of headlining gigs.

The first concert happens in Poughkeepsie at The Chance on September 9, featuring support from local metallers Voices of Extreme and Everwar [TIX]. The second show goes down in Queens at Blackthorn 51 on September 10, also boasting support from Voices of Extreme [TIX].

Metal Church are currently docked in Europe for upcoming appearances in Germany, the Netherlands and Portugal (get more info).

Last year saw the release of Metal Church‘s eleventh studio album, XI, via Rat Pak Records (stream it below).

In more Metal Church news, the band recently welcomed Stet Howland (Temple of Brutality, ex-Killing Machine, ex-W.A.S.P.) as their permanent drummer.