Slayer has announced the first leg of their 2016 tour in support of their album Relentless.
Relentless was released September 11 and became the band's highest charting album in the U.S. at number 11 in their 32 year recording career. Testament and Carcass will be along in support on all dates.
According to the band "For this upcoming tour, fans can expect to hear many of their favorite Slayer songs selected from the band's 30-plus year discography, as well as a few of the brand new ones."
Slayer fan club pre-sales started today with general pre-sales opening tomorrow (Friday) at 10 AM local time. Public sales begin Saturday, December 5 at 10 AM local time.
Slayer is also offering several different limited-availability VIP packages that will include premiums such as watching Slayer's entrance and first three songs from right onstage, access to the band's normally off-limits soundcheck, autographed collectibles, and a variety of custom VIP items.
- 02/19 – Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre
- 02/22 – Nashville, TN – War Memorial Auditorium
- 02/24 – Richmond, VA – The National
- 02/26 – North Myrtle Beach, SC – House Of Blues
- 02/27 – Raleigh, NC - The Ritz
- 02/29 – Charlotte, NC - Fillmore Charlotte
- 03/02 – Port Chester, NY - The Capitol Theatre
- 03/03 – Philadelphia, PA - The Fillmore Philadelphia
- 03/05 – Silver Spring, MD - The Fillmore Silver Spring
- 03/06 – Boston, MA - House Of Blues Boston
- 03/08 – Columbus, OH - The LC Pavilion
- 03/09 – Madison, WI - Orpheum Theater
- 03/11 – Saint Paul, MN - Myth
- 03/12 – Fargo, ND - Fargo Civic Auditorium
- 03/14 – Calgary, AB - MacEwan Hall Ballroom
- 03/15 – Edmonton, AB - Shaw Conference Centre
- 03/17 – Garden City, ID - Revolution Concert House & Event Center
- 03/19 – Seattle, WA - Paramount Theatre
- 03/20 – Portland, OR - Roseland Theater
- 03/22 – San Francisco, CA - Warfield Theatre
- 03/26 – Las Vegas, NV - The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino