High On Fire Announce North American Tour With Power Trip, Devil Master, Creeping Death
You have to give it to High On Fire: they’re really kicking ass in 2019. First, the Oakland stoner legends won the Best Metal Performance Grammy, and then they played 3 Floyds’ Dark Lord Day. Now, they’ve announced a North American tour with three of the hottest bands in metal — Power Trip, Devil Master, and Creeping Death, two of whom are featured prominently on our list of the 50 best American metal bands from the past ten years.
The tour starts in Austin, heads up the east coast, and then cuts through Canada and down into the country. This comes right after Devil Master’s insane jaunt with Obituary, so if you were hoping to take a break from metal after Halloween, think twice.
Get absolutely crushed at one of the following dates:
7 — Austin, TX Mohawk (as part of 2019 Levitation Festival)
10 — Houston, TX @ Foamhenge
12 — Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
13 — Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
15 — Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southend
16 — Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry
17 — Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
19 — Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
20 — Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes
21 — New York, NY @ Elsewhere
22 — New York, NY @ Elsewhere
23 — Hartford, CT @ Webster
24 — Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
25 — Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
26 — Detroit, MI @ The Majestic
27 — Chicago, IL @ The Metro
29 — Denver, CO @ Oriental Theater
30 — Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Music Hall
2 — Seattle, WA @ Neumos
3 — Vancouver, BC @ The Rickshaw
4 — Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
6 — Berkeley, CA @ The UC Theatre
7 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent
Discussing his relationship with both live performances and smoking weed, High On Fire frontman Matt Pike told us, “I have made the mistake of taking this super, super fucking strong tincture I had, and going onstage and having it hit me all at once, and thinking, ‘Aw, FUCK…’ Not knowing where the fuck I am in the song, dropping the ball left and right.”
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