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Evile and Job For A Cowboy To Open for Megadeth On UK Tour

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MEGADETH's web site has been updated with the following message:

"The UK run of MEGADETH's tour this spring has been rebranded under the Gigantour banner. Gigantour UK will make its debut in Norwich on February 17th and finish up in London on February 24th. Scheduled for the main support is special guest JOB FOR A COWBOY, and thanks to the support of TheLiveLine.com, fans' votes helped to put UK's own EVILE into the opening spot on the tour."

The dates are as follows:

Feb. 17 - Norwich, UK - UEA
Feb. 18 - Nottingham, UK - Rock City
Feb. 19 - Glasgow, Scotland - Academy
Feb. 20 - Newcastle, UK - Academy
Feb. 22 - Birmingham, UK - Academy
Feb. 23 - Manchester, UK - Academy
Feb. 24 - London, UK - Brixton Academy

The North American edition of Gigantour will kick off mid-April and run through the end of May. Joining MEGADETH on the bill will be IN FLAMES, CHILDREN OF BODOM, JOB FOR A COWBOY and HIGH ON FIRE.

The inaugural Gigantour, which also featured DREAM THEATER and FEAR FACTORY, spawned CD and DVD releases.

Source: Blabbermouth

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1. solidmunkeytoe writes:

damn dude, i wish evile was on the american bill instead of high on fire. good for them tho

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2. old skool thrash writes:

thats f***ing cool! evile are a good new wave thrash band!!! kick a$$ i cant wait for this!

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3. Public Execution writes:

I definatly reccomend Evile to any fans of thrash. I also would suggest picking up Warbringer's debut album as well.

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4. Diamond Oz writes:

Zzzzzzzz

Seregon should have got the slot!

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5. Donnie writes:

Evile sound good from the few tracks I've heard, but i think I'll give Job For A Cowboy a miss !! Didn't like them at all.

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