Gwar confirm late summer tour; coming to New York

Gwar live at Irving Plaza last year

Demon metallers Gwar have announce they’ll be celebrating 30 years as a band with a late summer U.S. trek being called “30 Years of Total World Domination Tour.” The adventure, which will feature support from Butcher Babies (who recently played in NJ and play LI soon) and Battlecross (who play Brooklyn this summer), ignites late August in Millvale, PA and extends through the following month, hitting Poughkeepsie, NY at The Chance on September 14 [tix], Huntington, NY at The Paramount on September 17 [tix], before wrapping up in Rochester, NY at Water Street Music Hall on September 18 [tix].

In more news, Gwar recently confirmed they have extended their 6th annual “GWAR-B-Q” 30th year party to a three day weekend with events at multiple venues going down August 14th through the 16th in the band’s hometown of Richmond, VA. More details and tickets are here. A complete list of dates are below.


Gwar live:

8/14 – 16: Richmond, VA @ “GWAR-B-Q”

w/ Butcher Babies & Battlecross:

8/25: Millvale, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theater
8/27: Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s
8/28: Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Theater
8/30: Lawrence, KS @ Granada
8/31: Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s Ballroom
9/1: San Antonio, TX @ Kapones
9/2: Baton Rouge, LA @ Varsity Theater
9/3: Mobile, AL @ Soul Kitchen
9/4: Birmingham, AL @ Iron City
9/5: New Albany, IN @ Rustic Frog – Befuddled Fest
9/6: Winston-Salem, NC @ Ziggys
9/8: Wilmington, NC @ Ziggys By the Sea
9/9: Jacksonville, FL @ Freebird Live
9/10: Chattanooga, TN @ Track 29
9/11: Sauget, IL @ Pop’s
9/14: Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance
9/15: So. Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
9/16: Reading, PA @ Reverb
9/17: Huntington, NY @ The Paramount
9/18: Rochester, NY @ Water Street Music Hall