Norwegian black metal tyrants 1349 have added more shows to their headlining U.S. tour, issues Season Of Mist. New dates include shows in New Orleans, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, and more. Support on this tour comes from ORIGIN, ABYSMAL DAWN, and WOLVHAMMER. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below.
In addition to the full U.S. tour, 1349 has also announced an exclusive performance as part of this year’s “70000 Tons of Metal” cruise alongside VENOM, DESTRUCTION and more. For more information about “70000 Tons of Metal” please visit their official website.
1349’s critically acclaimed new album, ‘Massive Cauldron of Chaos’was recently for a Spellemann award, (the Norwegian equivalent of a Grammy) in the in the “Best Metal Album” category. The Spellemann awards will be presented on January 17.
‘Massive Cauldron of Chaos’, which has been called a “another career-defining release which will surely confirm their place among black metal’s more promising groups.” (Sputnik Music), and a “musical, versatile effort that should earn 1349 a high degree of respect going forward” (Metal Injection) is streaming here.
1349 have premiered their new video for “Slaves” here. “Slaves” is the lead track from ‘Massive Cauldron of Chaos’.
Founded in Norway in 1997, 1349 have remained a constant influence on the Norwegian black metal scene. With a penchant for lightning speed riffing, blazing drums, and apocalyptic lyrics, the band has trail-blazed the underground, surpassing many of their peers through brute musical force. Following a a trio of landmark albums, namely 2003’s Liberation, 2004’s Beyond the Apocalypse, and 2005’s Hellfire, 1349 is set to re-establish their dominance in the world-wide extreme metal scene.
1349 Tour dates:
01/22-26 Miami, FL @ 70000 tons of Metal Cruise (1349 Only)
02/08 Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/747719
02/25 Spartanburg, SC @ Ground Zero
2/26 Savannah, GA @ The Jinx