More Slayer Dates

Seattle and several Canadian cities are the lucky locales receiving visits from Slayer during the band’s upcoming tour.  Initially featuring 17 U.S. dates for the band’s first North American tour in two years, the fall outing has reached 25 gigs and counting.

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Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival, Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Slayer is touring with guitarist Gary Holt, who continues to fill in for the late Jeff Hanneman, Of course, you know the other members – bassist/vocalist Tom Araya, guitarist Kerry King and drummer Paul Bostaph.

The band isn’t just hanging out until October.  Traveling with Iron Maiden, Slayer will play Mexico City as well as a string of South American dates this month, including a stop at Rock In Rio – Rio De Janeiro Sept. 22.

Here’s the North American tour as it stands today with the new additions bolded:

Oct. 22 – Anchorage, Ala., George M. Sullivan Sports Arena
Oct. 25 – Las Vegas, Nev., The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel / Casino
Oct. 28 – Hollywood, Calif., Hollywood Palladium
Oct. 30 – San Jose, Calif., Event Ctr. At San Jose State Univ.
Nov. 1 – Seattle, Wash., WaMu  Theater
Nov. 3 – Calgary, Alberta, Stampede Corral
Nov. 4 – Edmonton, Alberta, Shaw Conference Centre
Nov. 5 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Prairieland Park
Nov. 7 – Winnipeg, Manitoba, MTS Centre

Nov. 8 – Saint Paul, Minn., Myth
Nov. 10 – Austin, Texas, Auditorium Shores (Fun Fun Fun Fest)
Nov. 12 – Houston, Texas, Bayou Music Center
Nov. 13 – Dallas, Texas, South Side Ballroom
Nov. 15 – Chicago, Ill., Aragon Ballroom
Nov. 16 – Detroit, Mich., The Fillmore Detroit
Nov. 17 – Columbus, Ohio, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
Nov. 19 – Silver Spring, Md., The Fillmore Silver Spring
Nov. 20 – Pittsburgh, Pa., Stage AE
Nov. 21 – Toronto, Ontario, Ricoh Coliseum
Nov. 23 – Montreal, Quebec, CEPSUM At University Of Montreal
Nov. 24 – Quebec City, Quebec, Pavillon de la Jeunesse
Nov. 26 – Wallingford, Conn., Toyota Presents The Oakdale Theatre
Nov. 27 – New York, N.Y., Theater At Madison Square Garden
Nov. 29 – Camden, N.J., Susquehanna Bank Center
Nov. 30 – Lowell, Mass., Tsongas Center At UMass Lowell

Gojira and 4ARM support on all dates.         

Onsales for the newly added shows begin Sept. 13.  Visit for more information.