ANTHRAX: Charlie Benante Invites Fans To Their EU 2017 Tour

February/March 2017 will see legendary New York thrashers ANTHRAX back on European soil for the band’s first full European headline tour in more than a decade. Dubbed the Among The Kings” tour, dates will kick off on 9th February in Birmingham, UK and wrap on up in Paris, France on 16th March; the full itinerary is below.

On all of these dates and to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its release, ANTHRAX – Joey Belladonna (vocals) Charlie Benante(drums), Scott Ian (rhythm guitars), Frank Bello (bass) and lead guitarist Jon Donais– will perform live, start-to-finish, their classic and Silver-certified 1987 album Among The Living” alongside fan favourites from throughout the band’s rich 35-year career. ANTHRAX’s “Among the Kings” European dates are in support of the band’s critically-acclaimed album For All Kings” (26 February 16/Nuclear Blast).

A trailer, in which drummer Charlie Benante invites the fans to this upcoming tour, has been launched today and can be seen below:

Said the band’s Scott Ian about the tour, “Finally! We’ve been looking forward to headlining in Europe for so long. We have a killer set planned, new stuff, old faves, deep tracks and Among” front to back. You’d better start getting in shape now for the epic wardance. See you soon my friends – cheers!”

British metallers THE RAVEN AGE will support on all dates.

An Evening with ANTHRAX – “Among The Kings”


09.02. UK Birmingham – o2 Institute
10.02. UK London – o2 Forum Kentish Town
11.02. UK Bristol – o2 Academy
13.02. UK Nottingham – Rock City
14.02. UK Manchester – Academy
15.02. UK Glasgow – Barrowland
16.02. UK Newcastle – Northumbria University
17.02. UK Norwich – UEA
19.02. NL Utrecht – Ronda
20.02. B Antwerp – Trix
21.02. D Oberhausen – Turbinenhalle
22.02. D Stuttgart – LKA Longhorn
24.02. D Nuremberg – Löwensaal
25.02. D Munich – Backstage Werk
27.02. S Gothenburg – Pustervik
01.03. FIN Helsinki – Ice Hall Black Box
03.03. S Umeå – House Of Metal Festival @ Idunteatern
04.03. S Stockholm – Berns
06.03. DK Copenhagen – Amager Bio
07.03. D Hamburg – Docks
08.03. D Frankfurt – Batschkapp
09.03. D Berlin – Huxley’s
10.03. PL Warsaw – Stodola
12.03. H Budapest – Barba Negra
13.03. A Vienna – Arena
14.03. I Milan – Live Club
15.03. CH Zurich – Komplex
16.03. F Paris – Elysee Montmartre

More ANTHRAX dates:

02. – 06.02. USA Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, FL – 70000 Tons Of Metal