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Ensiferum Bassist Checks In From The Amon Amarth Tour With Bands Belphegor And The Absence

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Ensiferum bassist Sami Hinkka has checked in with this latest road report:

"Damn I'm angry (with) myself, I was sleeping while we drove to San Francisco and I missed Alcatraz prison.

"We cant get our travel guitars to stay in tune. Damn. We change strings tomorrow and hopefully that will do the trick.

"Today's stage was very small, and we had to put drums behind me so I didn't have room to move at all. Gig was awesome! Special thanks to front row singers! Hottest show so far and of course there is no shower.

"During our gig it started to rain. C'mon! Rain in California?"

Here are the remaining dates on the band's current North American tour w/ Amon Amarth, Belphegor and The Absence:

Oct. 6 - Vancouver, BC - Croatian Cultural Centre
Oct. 8 - Edmonton, AB - The Starlite Room
Oct. 9 - Calgary, AB - The Warehouse
Oct. 10 - Regina, SK - Ridell Centre
Oct. 11 - Winnipeg, MB - The Garrick Centre
Oct. 12 - St. Paul, MN - Station 4
Oct. 13 - Chicago, IL - House Of Blues
Oct. 15 - Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
Oct. 16 - Montreal, QC - Le Medley
Oct. 17 - Quebec City, QC - Theatre Imperial
Oct. 18 - Worcester, MA - The Palladium
Oct. 19 - Philadelphia, PA - Trocadero
Oct. 20 - New York, NY - The Fillmore at Irving Plaza
Oct. 21 - West Springfield, VA - Jaxx

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1. Treacherous.J.Quick writes:

That was enlightening. I'm sure you run into little problems here and there, but there's nothing positive to report? Great lineup; there's something.

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2. That_One_Guy writes:

Figures. No IA dates. MN and IL, but no IA.

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