August Burns Red will embark on The European Phantom Anthem tour in November – an extensive twenty-nine date tour landing in Germany, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, France, the UK and the Netherlands. Support comes from Wage War & Betraying The Martyrs.
“We are very excited to announce that we will be returning to Europe for our biggest headline tour there yet! This will be our first full European headliner in 5 years, and we are bringing some very special guests that we think you all will love. You won’t want to miss this!”
– Brent Rambler, guitars
The tour will see the band playing tracks from their eighth studio album Phantom Anthem
, released last year on Fearless Records, It featured in Rock Sound
’s 100 Best Albums of 2017
and Metal Hammer
’s 50 Best Albums Of 2017
. Lead single Invisible Enemy
also earned the band their second Grammy nomination.
2017 saw August Burns Red tour the U.S. and Europe to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their much-loved album, Messengers (2007), which they performed in full. The band also landed at major festivals in the US and toured Europe alongside Make Them Suffer, In Hearts Wake and Whitechapel.