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Sabaton ruling the 2014 NEMHF ~ Photo by Frank Poulin,

New Album Heroes Out Now via Nuclear Blast ~ GET IT HERE!


Sabaton-2SABATON’s blistering new full-length album Heroes  is out this week (buy it here) ~ so what better timing than now to announce an amazing upcoming tour!

SABATON is pleased to announce that they will join critically-acclaimed Viking metal band Amon Amarth on their headline tour this fall. The tour kicks off on September 25th in Riverside, CA and visits a total of 35 North American cities before coming to an end on November 9th in Tucson, AZ. Thrash metal band Skeletonwitch will open each show ~ except in New York, where fans will be treated to the first ever, and exclusive North American, performance by extreme metal supergroup Vallenfyre*. Tickets will go on sale on May 30th.


* The New York City show will be part of the Decibel Magazine 10th anniversary celebrations which will include additional news and events to be announced soon.



Sabaton posterSABATON w/ Amon Amarth and Skeletonwitch

09/25   Riverside, CA @ Riverside Municipal Auditorium

09/26   Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst

09/27   Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades

09/29   Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom

09/30   Seattle, WA @ El Corazon

10/01   Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom

10/03   Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall

10/04   Calgary, AB @ Flames Central

10/05   Saskatoon, SK @ Louis’ Pub

10/06   Winnipeg, MB @ The Garrick

10/07   Thunder Bay, ON @ Crocks

10/10   Toronto, ON @ The Sound Academy

10/11   Montreal, QC @ Metropolis

10/12   Quebec City, QC @ Imperial

10/14   Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground

10/15   Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre

10/17   Albany, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall

10/18   New York, NY @ Best Buy Theater *no Skeletonwitch

10/19   Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall

10/21   Chattanooga, TN @ Track 29

10/22   Knoxville, TN @ Bijou Theater

10/24   Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore

10/25   Jacksonville, FL @ Freebird

10/26   Birmingham, AL @ Iron City

10/27   New Orleans, LA @ The Civic

10/29   St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant

10/30   Joliet, IL @ Mojoes

10/31   Detroit, MI @ Royal Oak

11/01   Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave

11/02   Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s

11/04   Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Street

11/05   Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom

11/07   Austin, TX @ Fun Fun Fun Fest

11/08   El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls

11/09   Tucson, AZ @ Club XS


Photo by Frank Poulin,

Sabaton ~ Photo by Frank Poulin


As mentioned above, you can get your copy of SABATON’s new album, Heroes, here via Nuclear Blast.


Sabaton ~ Photo by Frank Poulin

Sabaton ~ Photo by Frank Poulin

Check out a new video clip of SABATON’s new track “To Hell And Back.”


Also, be sure to watch the band’s “Track-By-Track” commentary, where the five gentlemen of SABATON talk about “To Hell And Back,” “The Ballad Of Bull,” “Resist And Bite,” as well as “Soldier Of 3 Armies,” here.


In case you missed the first segment about the tracks “Night Witches,” “No Bullets Fly,” “Smoking Snakes,” and “Inmate 4859,” here it is.

More on Heroes:

Trailer #1

Trailer #2

Trailer #3

Resist And Bite” (lyric video)