JAMES LOMENZO To Play Bass For MEGADETH On Second Leg Of ‘The Metal Tour Of The Year’

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Dave Mustaine has confirmed that James LoMenzo will play bass for MEGADETH when the band returns to the road in April for the second U.S. leg of “The Metal Tour Of The Year.”

Joining them will once again be co-headliners LAMB OF GOD along with special guests TRIVIUM and IN FLAMES.

Mustaine took to social media to wish James a happy 63rd birthday, and he included the following message: “With ‘The Metal Tour Of The Year’ starting again soon, we’ll celebrate your birthday with the fans! Wishing you all the best, brother. @bassmonsterr.”

LoMenzo joined MEGADETH in 2006 and appeared on two of the group’s studio albums, 2007’s United Abominations and 2009’s Endgame. He was fired from the band in 2010 and replaced with returning original MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson.

Tickets for upcoming “The Metal Tour Of The Year” can be found here.

Tour dates are as follows:

Apr. 09 – Las Vegas, NV – Michelob Ultra Arena
Apr. 10 – Tucson, AZ – Tucson Arena
Apr. 12 – Colorado Springs, CO – Broadmoor World Arena
Apr. 14 – Corpus Christi, TX – American Bank Center
Apr. 15 – Lafayette, LA – Cajundome
Apr. 16 – Brandon, MS – Brandon Amphitheater
Apr. 19 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
Apr. 21 – Fort Wayne, IN – Allen County War Memorial oliseum
Apr. 22 – Green Bay, WI – Resch Center
Apr. 24 – Sioux Falls, SD – Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
Apr. 26 – Omaha, NE – Baxter Arena
Apr. 27 – Cedar Rapids, IA – Alliant Energy PowerHouse
Apr. 29 – Kansas City, MO – T-Mobile Center
Apr. 30 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center* No Trivium
May 03 – North Charleston, SC – North Charleston Coliseum
May 04 – Greenville, SC – Bon Secours Wellness Arena
May 06 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
May 07 – Peoria, IL – Peoria Civic Center
May 09 – Pittsburgh, PA – Petersen Events Center
May 10 – Rochester, NY – Blue Cross Arena
May 12 – Portland, ME – Cross Insurance Arena
May 13 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Arena
May 15 – Allentown, PA – PPL Center