Currently in the U.S. on tour with Avenged Sevenfold and Breaking Benjamin, UK metal/hard rock outfit Bullet For My Valentine have just announced plans to continue their American assault with a headlining run in the spring. The 11-date outing will feature support from Trivium and Toothgrinder.
New York dates on the trip include Niagara Falls at Rapids Theatre on May 8 [TIX go on sale on 2/13], Clifton Park at Upstate Concert Hall on May 12 [TIX go on sale on 2/13], and Manhattan at Irving Plaza on May 17 (no Trivium) [TIX go on sale on 2/16]. The trek also makes an appearance at Montclair, NJ’s The Wellmont Theatre on May 15.
BFMV are touring in support of 2015’s Venom on RCA Records. The band are currently working on their sixth studio album, which will mark their first LP to feature new drummer Jason Bowld (Pitchshifter, AxeWound). The new effort is reportedly due out sometime this year, stay tuned for more info. Get all upcoming dates below.
In related news, Toothgrinder are set to play the Next Mosh-sponsored Norma Jean show at Knitting Factory on March 25 [TIX].
5/1 The International – Knoxville, TN
5/2 Iron City – Birmingham, AL
5/6 The Fillmore – Silver Spring, MD
5/8 Rapids Theatre – Niagara Falls, NY
5/10 Aura – Portland, ME
5/11 Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom – Hampton Beach, NH
5/12 Upstate Concert Hall – Clifton Park, NY
5/14 Stage AE – Pittsburgh, PA
5/15 The Wellmont Theater – Montclair, NJ
5/17 Irving Plaza – New York, NY *No Trivium
5/18 Sherman Theater – Stroudsburg, PA