IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LIVE NATION AND SPOTIFY, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH & IN FLAMES JOIN FORCES FOR THE FIRST TIME TO BRING FANS THE MOST EXCITING ARENA ROCK TOUR OF 2017

A true clash of the titans, America’s preeminent multiplatinum chart-topping hard rock band Five Finger Death Punch unite with renowned chart-topping European legends In Flames to co-headline what promises to be the biggest and most exciting arena rock tour of Fall/Winter 2017. This marks the very first time that these two juggernauts have joined forces on the road together, and it’s a “can’t miss” moment for the genre and fans at large. The trek ravages arenas across Europe and the UK beginning in November, stopping in most major cities, and concluding December 21 at iconic Wembley Arena in London, UK. General ticket on sale will take place this Friday, June 16 at 10:00am local time. Spotify and Live Nation have joined forces with Five Finger Death Punch and In Flames for a one-of-a-kind tour partnership featuring exclusive pre-sales, packages, and content from both bands. The tour has partnered with Spotify for an exclusive 24-hour pre-sale kicking off tomorrow for super fan listeners of both acts, Wednesday, Jun 14 at 10:00am local time. There will also be a Ticketmaster pre-sale starting on June 15 at 10:00am local time leading up to the general on sale the next day. See tour dates below. Additional show dates are anticipated to be announced in the near future. For exclusive VIP offerings, go to http://www.fivefingerdeathpunch.com and http://inflames.seetickets.com/tour/in-flames  Live Nation presents the tour with Spotify. German tour dates will be presented by Live Nation, Wizard Promotions, and Spotify.

5FDP guitarist Zoltan Bathory states: “We are currently playing all the European festivals and are having an amazing time. As these massive crowds are singing along every word of the lyrics, it feels like Europe is truly becoming the second home of Five Finger Death Punch. We can’t wait to come back this Fall and especially with In Flames which is one of my favorite bands. This will be something special to see…”

In Flames singer Anders Fridén offers: “We’ve been lucky to play for so many Jesterheads around the World this year and can’t think of a better way to end 2017 than touring Europe with Five Finger Death Punch. We’ll see you soon Jesterheads and Knuckleheads. It’s going to be a tour to remember.”

Support on select EU dates and all UK dates of the tour comes from Of Mice And Men. The Orange County, CA-based band recently returned with two brand new songs, “Back To Me” and “Unbreakable, via Rise Records. They performed a successful main stage set at Download Festival this past weekend and will be on tour across Europe throughout July. The band has sold over 700,000 records worldwide and previously toured with the likes of Linkin Park, Slipknot and Marilyn Manson.

Both Five Finger Death Punch and In Flames remain leaders of hard rock and heavy music worldwide:

Five Finger Death Punch’s crushingly epic 2015 sixth full-length studio album Got Your Six, hit new heights for the band around the world with chart-topping debuts in the US (#1 on Top Album chart, #1 on Overall Digital Album chart, #1 on the Hard Music Album chart, #2 on the Billboard Top 200) and internationally (Australia & Canada #3, Germany & Sweden #5, UK #6 Holland #17, Belgium #29 and France #32). The album was the sixth consecutive one to earn the Las Vegas rockers a RIAA Gold certification. Acclaimed by The Guardian and Classic Rock, it yielded four successive Active Rock smashes “Jekyll & Hyde” (50.4 million Spotify streams), #1 hit single “Wash It All Away” (32.9 million Spotify streams), “My Nemesis” #2 (16.29 million Spotify streams) and most recently “I Apologize” #3 (17.5 million Spotify streams). Refining their inimitable fusion of intricate instrumentation and undeniable hooks, Got Your Six represents yet another high watermark for the group who claim 17 consecutive Top 10 Hits, five #1 songs and frequently outsell the majority of bands in their genre.

12 albums into their storied career, In Flames reached new heights on 2016’s Battles—produced by GRAMMY Award winner Howard Benson [My Chemical Romance, Papa Roach], hitting Top 10 charts around the World with a #2 in Sweden, #3 in Finland and multiple other major countries such as Germany and AustriaAlternative Press, Metal Hammer, and more praised the record as the hit “The End” clocked over 6.6 million Spotify streams and counting.

Knuckleheads and Jesterheads: Be prepared to unite in the name of Five Finger Death Punch and In Flames making history together this Fall.

TOUR DATES:
11/16    Gothenburg                   Sweden                        Scandinavium
11/17    Stockholm                    Sweden                        Ericsson Globe
11/21    Hamburg                       Germany                       Sportshalle
11/22    Berlin                            Germany                       Velodrome
11/24    Oberhausen                  Germany                       KP Arena
11/26    Prague                          Czech Republic             Forum Karlin*
11/28    Zurich                           Switzerland                   Hallenstadion*
11/29    Munich                          Germany                       Olympiahalle
11/30    Padova                         Italy                              Geox Theatre*
12/2      Stuttgart                       Germany                       HMH Schleyerhalle
12/4      Paris                             France                          Olympia*
12/5      Luxembourg                  Luxembourg                  Rockhal*
12/6      Frankfurt                       Germany                       Festhalle
12/8      Vienna                          Austria                          Stadthalle*
12/14    Antwerp                        Belgium                        Lotto*
12/15    Amsterdam                   Netherlands                   AFAS Live*
12/17    Birmingham                   UK                                BCA*
12/18    Glasgow                       Scotland                       Hydro*
12/20    Leeds                           UK                                Leeds Arena*
12/21    London                         UK                                Wembley Arena*

*With Of Mice And Men

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