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Demon Hunter Announces New Summer Tour Dates

Demon Hunter is excited to announce upcoming summer tour plans just a few short weeks after the debut of new album, "True Defiance."

The band, set to storm Europe next week, will come stateside to headline select dates of the upcoming Scream The Prayer tour this June with support by Emery, Sleeping Giant, Mychildren MyBride, Close Your Eyes, Hundredth, The Great Commission, and more.

Demon Hunter will then follow that up with a victory lap – appropriately titled "The True Defiance Tour" – from July until August with support from Bleeding Through, Cancer Bats, The Plot In You, and Willows.

"True Defiance," the band's sixth album, smashed its way into the charts last week at #36 on the Billboard 200. The album also landed at #3 on the Billboard Hard Rock Chart, #14 on the Billboard Rock Chart and #1 on the Billboard Christian Rock Chart. For more info on the album, check out our recent interview with Demon Hunter's Ryan Clark at this location.

Demon Hunter also has the following upcoming European tour dates with Deadlock, Nightrage, and Insense:

April 30 Kouvola, Finland @ Vappugospel *
May 1 Stuttgart, Germany @ Universum
May 2 Luzern, Switzerland @ Schüür
May 3 Bochum, Germany @ Matrix
May 4 Brussels, Belgium @ Magasin 4
May 5 London, UK @ O2 Islington Academy2

* Just DEMON HUNTER

SCREAM THE PRAYER (Headlining Following Dates):
June 22 - Nashville PA @ Rockettown
June 23 - Douglasville, GA @ The 7 Venue
June 24 - Jacksonville FL @ Murray Hill Tavern
June 26 - Charlotte NC @ Amos Southend
June 27 - Richmond VA @ Kingdom
June 28 - Baltimore MD @ Sonar
June 29 - Shirleysburg PA @ Creationfest Northeast
June 30 - Dayton OH @ The Attic Club
July 1 - Joliet IL @ Mojoe's

THE TRUE DEFIANCE TOUR:
July 26 - Portland OR @ Hawthorne Theater
July 27 - Sacramento CA @ Ace of Spades
July 28 - SoCal @ TBD
July 29 - Phoenix AZ @ Marquee
July 30 - Albequerque NM @ Sunshine Theater
July 31 - Dallas TX @ The Door
Aug 1 - Houston TX @ Warehouse
Aug 2 - Midland TX @ Rock The Desert
Aug 3 - Denver CA @ Summit
Aug 4 - Salt Lake City UT @ Complex
Aug 5 - Boise ID @ Knitting Factory

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1. warlockzero writes:

Whats up with them not touring the east coast nyc? I don't get it.

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2. NW_MetalHead writes:

I went to the show last night in Seattle, it was amazing, they always put on a great show

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