Finnish death-doom legends Swallow the Sun have announced their first headline tour in support of their latest cut When A Shadow is Forced Into the Light. Scheduled to kick off in Bochum, Germany on April 25, support on the three-week run will come from Texan prog metallers Oceans of Slumber and Finnish/Greek doomsters Aeonian Sorrow.

This tour marks the first time we’ll get to hear material from Swallow the Sun‘s phenomenal new album When A Shadow is Forced Into the Light live on stage, along with some of the bands greatest hits; it also marks the band’s first European headline run since the 2015 Songs from the North run. Be sure to catch a date in a city near you!

25/4 – DE – Bochum, Rockpalast
26/4 – TBA
27/4 – IT – Milano, Club Legend
28/4 – FR – Lyon, Rock ‘n’ Eat
29/4 – ES – Barcelona, Boveda
30/4 – ES – Madrid, Caracol
01/5 – PT – Porto, Hard Club
02/5 – PT – Lisbon, RCA
03/5 – ES – Bilbao – Sala Groove

04/5 – FR – Nantes, Le Ferailleur
06/5 – UK – London, Underworld
07/5 – BE – Sint Niklaas, De Casino
08/5 – DE – Trier, Mergener Hof
09/5 – CH – Luzern, Schuüür
10/05 – AT – Wien, Viper Room
11/05 – CZ – Prag, Nova Chmelnice
12/05 – DE – Hamburg, HeadCrash

As always be sure to follow Swallow the SunOceans of Slumber, and Aeonian Sorrow to stay up to date on any future news about this tour.



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