Now this is cool music news you don’t see every day. Horror fans have reason to be excited, Italian prog-rock band, Goblin is hitting the road for eight North American shows starting in July. Goblin are most notably known for in horror circles as the band that recording the original Dawn of the Dead soundtrack.
Tour dates are as follows:
Tue/Jul-15 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Thu/Jul-17 Montreal, QC @ Le National
Fri/Jul-18 Toronto, ON @ Virgin Mobile Mod Club
Sat/Jul-19 Pontiac, MI @ The Crofoot Ballroom
Mon/Jul-21 Lawrence, KS @ Granada
Tue/Jul-22 Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater
Thu/Jul-24 West Hollywood, CA @ The Roxy Theatre
Fri/Jul-25 San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom
Metal fans are probably familiar with Goblin after Opeth’s singer/guitarist/songwriter, Mikael Åkerfeldt, stated some of the songs on Opeth’s new album are a less than subtle nod to the Italian band.
Stolen Babies will support Goblin on the road. Stay tuned for more details as the become available.