LONDON, U.K (Friday 13 September 2019)
Coming off a hugely successful European/U.K. summer festival run, featuring headlining slots at some of the biggest metal festivals in the world like Wacken Open Air, Parkway Drive are thrilled to announce that they will be back in the region for the spectacular European Revolution 2020 Arena Tour in April 2020.
The tour will kick off on April 1st in Hamburg’s Sporthalle and conclude at the legendary SSE Arena, Wembley in London on April 18th. Please see below for the full list of dates. Tickets go on general sale on Friday 20 September at 9am at https://www.livenation.co.uk/.
European Revolution 2020 Tour Dates:
April 1st, 2020 – Hamburg, Sporthalle (DE) – TICKETS
April 2nd, 2020 – Leipzig, Arena (DE) – TICKETS
April 3rd, 2020 – München, Olympiahalle (DE) – TICKETS
April 4th, 2020 – Zürich, Samsung Hall (CH) – TICKETS
April 6th, 2020 – Budapest, “Papp László Budapest Sportaréna” (HU) – TICKETS
April 7th, 2020 – Vienna, Stadthalle (AT) – TICKETS
April 9th, 2020 – Frankfurt, Festhalle (DE) – TICKETS
April 11th, 2020 – Dortmund, Westfallenhalle (DE) – TICKETS
April 15th, 2020 – Paris, Zenith (FR) – TICKETS
April 16th, 2020 – Brussels, Forest National (BE) – TICKETS
April 18th, 2020 – London, The SSE Arena, Wembley (UK) – TICKETS
Tickets for Parkway Drive’s European Revolution 2020 tour go on sale to the general public on Friday 20 September 2019 at 9am (Local Time) at https://www.livenation.co.uk/.
Parkway Drive have released their latest, sixth, studio album, Reverence, on May 4th last year to mass critical acclaim and the highest chart positions in band’s history.
Reverence entered the official German and Swiss albums charts at #3, Austrian at #5, Belgian at #6, and United Kingdom at #14. In their home country Australia, it debuted at #1.
Formed in Byron Bay in 2002, Parkway Drive have released five studio albums, all on Epitaph: Killing with a Smile (2005), Horizons (2007), Deep Blue (2010), Atlas (2012), and IRE (2015). With all five albums certified gold in Australia, Parkway Drive have also released two platinum-selling DVDs (2012’s Home is for the Heartless and 2009’s Parkway Drive: The DVD).
Critical Praise for ‘Reverence’
“One of the most compelling metal albums of the year”, – Kerrang!, UK (4/5)
“defiant release that finds Parkway’s horizons expanding like never before – one that should see them topping festival bills and filling enormo-domes in months and years to come.” – NME, UK (4/5)
“the tone and pace of much of this album is eerily reminiscent of the album that turned Metallica into the biggest metal band of them all” – Metal Hammer, UK (8/10)
“With Reverence Parkway Drive confirm their status as metalcore’s hit machine, and continue their journey to the top!“ – Metal Hammer, DE (Album of the Month)
“No one will be unmoved by the fireworks that Parkway Drive ignite with ‘Wishing Wells’, and keep going until the last notes of ‘The Colour of Leaving’” – Visions, DE (Beauty of the Month)
Trash riffs meet classic hard rock, perfect roar on outrageous festival hooklines .. the versatility of Reference blows away their entire catalogue” – Rock Hard, DE (9/10)
Parkway Drive have become one of the bigger modern metal acts” – Volkskrant, NL (Album of the Month)
“’Reverence’ another great record. Parkway Drive does what they are supposed to do – they bring innovation to the metalcore genre” – Rock Tribune, BE (8.5/10)
“metal album of the year?” – My Rock, FR (18,5/20)
“A surprising maturity and an expansion to new horizons”– Metal Obs (4.5/5)