MEGADETH Kicks Off The Dystopia World Tour In North America On February 20, 2016

Special Guests Include Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom and Havok

TICKETS GO ON SALE STARTING DECEMBER 11

MEGADETH'S NEW ALBUM 'DYSTOPIA' WILL BE RELEASED JANUARY 22, 2016

Dec 08, 2015, 09:00 ET from Universal Music Enterprises

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MEGADETH has announced today the details for the North American leg of their Dystopia World Tour, which will kick of in Dallas, TX on February 20, 2016. The North American leg will take them across the U.S., visiting 14 states and throughout Canada.

Tickets for the Dystopia World Tour start going on sale Friday, December 11 – check www.megadeth.com for specific market info and local on sale times and dates. There will also be an exclusive pre-sale for MEGADETH fan club members on December 8 at 10:00 am local time with details also available at www.megadeth.com

MEGADETH will be on tour in support of their new album Dystopia being released on Universal Music Enterprises /Tradecraft / T-Boy Records on January 22, 2016. Along with band visionary Dave Mustaine at the helm, MEGADETH's current touring lineup will be Kiko Loureiro (formerly of Angra) on guitar, David Ellefson on bass, and drummer Chris Adler (Lamb of God), all who are featured on the new album. 

Joining MEGADETH on the North American leg of the Dystopia World Tour are very special guests Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom and Havok.

Dystopia World Tour North American Dates are as follows:

Feb 20 

South Side Ballroom 

Dallas, TX

Feb 21 

Bayou Music Center 

Houston, TX

Feb 23 

Fillmore Auditorium 

Denver, CO

Feb 24 

The Complex

Salt Lake City, UT

Feb 26 

The Pearl 

Las Vegas, NV

Feb 27 

Comerica Theatre 

Phoenix, AZ

Feb 28 

The Hollywood Palladium 

Hollywood, CA

Feb 29 

Warfield Theatre 

San Francisco, CA

Mar 2 

The Republik 

Honolulu, HI*

Mar 3 

The Republik 

Honolulu, HI*

Mar 5 

South Okanagan Events Centre 

Penticton, BC

Mar 6 

Grey Eagle Event Centre 

Calgary, AB

Mar 8 

Encana Events Centre 

Dawson Creek, BC

Mar 9 

Rexall Place 

Edmonton, AB (on sale 12/18)

Mar 10 

Mosaic Place 

Moose Jaw, SK (on sale 12/18)

Mar 13 

Aragon Ballroom 

Chicago, IL

Mar 15 

Rapid Theatre 

Niagara Falls, NY

Mar 16 

Terminal 5 

New York, NY

Mar 17 

Terminal 5 

New York, NY

Mar 19 

Sands Bethlehem Event Center 

Bethlehem, PA

Mar 20 

Electric Factory 

Philadelphia, PA  

Mar 21 

House of Blues 

Boston, MA

Mar 23 

Cross Insurance Center 

Bangor ME

Mar 24 

Videotron Centre 

Quebec City, Canada

*Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom and Havok will not be on these dates.

In addition to the Dystopia World Tour, MEGADETH will also be making special festival appearances. Go to www.megadeth.com for ticketing info and up-to-date information. Festival Dates Include:

Apr 28 

Coliseum of Puerto Rico 

San Juan, Puerto Rico (on sale 12/19)

Apr 30 

Fort Rock 

Ft. Myers, FL (on sale 12/21)

May 1 

Welcome to Rockville 

Jacksonville, FL (on sale 12/21)

May 7 

Rock City Campgrounds 

Concord, NC (on sale 12/11)

May 20-22 

"Rock On The Range" MAPFRE Stadium

Columbus OH (on sale now)

May 26 

Badlands Pawn 

Sioux Falls, SD (on sale now)    

MEGADETH burst onto the scene thirty years ago, virtually inventing a genre with their debut album Killing Is My Business… And Business Is Good! (recently recognized by VH1 as the Greatest Thrash Metal Debut Album of All Time) sold more than 38 million albums worldwide, earning numerous accolades including 11 Grammy® nominations, scoring five consecutive platinum albums—including 1992's two-million-selling Countdown to Extinction.

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SOURCE Universal Music Enterprises



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