Slayer, Lamb of God, Bohemoth Announce Tour

It's a great day for fans of metal - Slayer, Lamb of God and Behemoth have just announced a joint tour!

The North American trek gets underway on July 12th in Minnesota and runs through August 20th, hitting two dozen cities along the way.

Slayer's Kerry King said of the jaunt, "Not very often I get to go on tour where we are all friends to start. That being said, the potential for greatness at these events is mind blowing. I look forward to being a part of it, and hanging with old friends - bands as well as fanatical fans! Let the festivities begin!

Tickets go on sale on Friday at Slayer.net. Check out all the dates below:

July 12 – Sanford Center – Bemidji, Minnesota 

July 13 – Rock Fest 2017 – Cadott, Wisconsin (Slayer and Lamb of God on this bill)

July 15 – Rock USA 2017 – Ford Festival Park, Oshkosh, Wisconsin (Slayer and Lamb of God on this bill

July 16 – Chicago Open Air Festival – Toyota Park, Chicago, Illinois

July 18 – Express Live! – Columbus, Ohio 

July 20 – Red Hat Amphitheater Raleigh, North Carolina

July 21 – St. Augustine Amphitheater – St. Augustine, Florida 

July 23 – Electric Factory Outdoors – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

July 25 – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion – Boston, Massachusetts

July 27 – Theater at Madison Square Garden, -New York, New York

July 28 – Pier Six Pavilion – Baltimore, Maryland

July 30 – Municipal Auditorium – Nashville, Tennessee

August 1 – Providence Medical Center Amphitheater – Bonner Springs, Kansas 

August 2 – 1stBank Center – Denver, Colorado

August 4 – The Joint/Hard Rock Hotel – Las Vegas, Nevada

August 5 – The Forum – Los Angeles, California

August 9 – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, California 

August 11 – The Cuthbert Amphitheater – Eugene, Oregon

August 12 – WaMu Theatre – Seattle, Washington

August 14 – Encana Events Center – Dawson Creek, British Columbia 

August 15 – SMS Equipment Stadium – Fort McMurray, Alberta 

August 17 – KettleHouse Amphitheater – Missoula, Montana 

August 19 – Isleta Amphitheater – Albuquerque, New Mexico 

August 20 – Comerica Theatre – Phoenix, Arizona 

Original article by Dave Basner at iHeartRadio