Meshuggah/High on Fire tour brings the heavy – News

0816meshMeshuggah & High on Fire tour brings the heavy

World-renowned heavy metal power trio High on Fire has announced a fall North American tour as direct support to Sweden’s Meshuggah. The titanic team-up will kick off on October 11 in Atlanta, GA, running through November 6 in Silver Spring, MD.

Featuring vocalist and guitar hero Matt Pike, drummer Des Kensel and bassist Jeff Matz, High on Fire continues to tour in support of its most recent album, Luminiferous, a recording praised as “masterful” by Pitchfork and “badass” by Consequence of Sound.

High on Fire tour dates:
August 27            Las Vegas, NV            House of Blues (as part of Psycho Las Vegas w/ Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, etc.)
September 25     San Francisco, CA      Stinky’s al Fresco

(w / Meshuggah)
October 11         Atlanta, GA                    Tabernacle
October 12        St. Louis, MO                The Pageant
October 13        Nashville, TN                 Marathon Music Works
October 16        Houston, TX                  House of Blues
October 17        Dallas, TX                       House of Blues
October 19        Los Angeles, CA           The Novo
October 24        Denver, CO                    Ogden Theatre
October 25        Lawrence, KS                Liberty Hall
October 26        Minneapolis, MN          Mill City Nights
October 28        Chicago, IL                   House of Blues
October 29        Detroit, MI                     The Majestic
October 30        Toronto, ON                  Phoenix Concert Theatre
October 31        Montreal, QC                Metropolis
November 2      Boston, MA                   House of Blues
November 3      New York, NY               PlayStation Theatre
November 4      Philadelphia, PA           Trocadero Theatre
November 5      Sayreville, NJ               Starland Ballroom
November 6      Silver Spring, MD         The Fillmore

About High on Fire:
Universally recognized as one of the most potent acts in music today, High on Fire creates dynamic metal that merges primal fury and aggression, hesher bombast and hall of fame heaviness. Described as “a supersonic exercise in conquest by volume,” High on Fire has rewritten the hard rock rule book since its formation in 1998, forging a style and sound that is both critically celebrated and absolutely unique. The group features vocalist and cult guitar hero Matt Pike — also a founding member of the famed underground band SLEEP — along with powerhouse drummer Des Kensel and talented bassist Jeff Matz. High on Fire’s most recent studio album, Luminiferous, was released on June 16, 2015.