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Static‑X Announce North American Tour With Devildriver And Dope

The disco metal pioneers will use each show as a memorial to deceased frontman Wayne Static.

Last year, disco metal heavyweights Static‑X announced they would tour in tribute to their fallen frontman Wayne Static. Now, the band has officially announced dates for the tour, with support from Devildriver and Dope.

The tour serves as both a series of memorials for Wayne and a 20th anniversary celebration of Static-X’s debut album, Wisconsin Death Trip. The band has announced that they will play the majority of the album at every stop along the way.

Check out a video trailer for the tour below:

However, while the band originally noted that they would love for guest musicians to serve as vocalist on the tour, including Disturbeds David Draiman and Five Finger Death Punchs Ivan Moody, they have decided not to reveal any guest singers at this time.

We understand that people are naturally going to want to know more about who is singing,” says drummer Ken Jay. We have discussed this at great length and we came to the conclusion that at this time, it would be inappropriate for us to put the focus on anyone other than Wayne, Tony, Koichi and myself. This feels like the best way for us to celebrate Wayne’s legacy, along with the 20th anniversary of Wisconsin Death Trip, with all of our fans.”

Yeah, come push it at one of the dates below:

June 2019

18 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater
19 Albuquerque, NM @ El Rey Theater
21 Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
22 Houston, TX @ The Warehouse
23 San Antonio, TX @ The Aztec Theater
25 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
26 Greenville, SC @ The Firmament
28 Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage
29 Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
30 Scranton, PA @ Level 

July 2019

02 Toronto, ON @ Opera House
03 London, ON @ London Music Hall
04 Ottawa, ON @ Brass Monkey
05 Hampton Beach, NH @ Wally’s
06 Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
07 Reading, PA @ Reverb
09 Pittsburgh, PA @ Jergel’s
10 Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theater
11 Indianapolis, IN @ The Citadel
12 Ft Wayne, IN @ Piere’s
13 Detroit, MI @ Harpo’s
14 Lexington, KY @ Manchester Music Hall
16 Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection
18 Cadott, WI @ Cadott Rockfest
19 Sioux City, IA @ Anthem @ Hard Rock Casino
20 Joliet, IL @ The Forge
21 Belvidere, IL @ Apollo Theater
23 Denver, CO @ Oriental Theater
26 Los Angeles, CA @ Catch One
27 Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues

Posted on January 22nd 2019, 4:53p.m.
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