Gwar Celebrates ‘Total World Domination’

Des Moines, San Antonio, Baton Rouge and Tulsa are among the cities being threatened with a visit from Gwar.  The band’s “30 Years Of Total World Domination begins in late August and includes Butcher Babies and Battlecross.

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Sonar, Baltimore, Md.

Described as “a celebration of unimaginable torment,” the tour is promising “more blood and bodily fluids than ever before.”

The carnage begins after the band’s Gwar-B-Q in Henrico, Va., Aug. 15.   Here’s the plan:

Aug. 25 – Millvale, Pa., Mr. Small’s Theatre
Aug. 27 – Des Moines, Iowa, Wooly’s
Aug. 28 – Lincoln, Neb., Bourbon Theatre
Aug. 30 – Lawrence, Kan., Granada Theatre
Aug. 31 – Tulsa, Okla., Cain’s Ballroom
Sept. 1 – San Antonio, Texas, 210 Kapone’s
Sept. 2 – Baton Rouge, La., Varsity Theatre
Sept. 3 – Mobile, Ala., Soul Kitchen
Sept. 4 – Birmingham, Ala., Iron City
Sept. 5 – New Albany, Ind., Rustic Frog (Befuddled Festival)
Sept. 6 – Winston-Salem, N.C., Ziggy’s
Sept. 8 – Wilmington, N.C., Ziggy’s By The Sea
Sept. 9 – Jacksonville, Fla., Freebird Live
Sept. 10 – Chattanooga, Tenn., Track 29
Sept. 11 – Sauget, Ill., Pop’s 
Sept. 14 – Poughkeepsie, N.Y., The Chance Entertainment Complex
Sept. 15 – South Burlington, Vt., Higher Ground
Sept. 16 – Reading, Pa., Reverb
Sept. 17 – Huntington, N.Y., The Paramount
Sept. 18 – Rochester, N.Y., Water Street Music Hall 

Tickets go on sale May 1.  Only the brave may click here.