Volbeat Guitarist Rob Caggiano Catches Up With Rock ‘N’ Load Ahead Of Their Irish & UK Dates In December








12 DECEMBER 2022


Danish rock ‘n’ roll rebels Volbeat are eager to announce the 32-date European leg of the diverse Servant Of The Road World Tour, which will see them sharing the spotlight with special guests Skindred and openers Napalm Death (UK/Ireland) and Bad Wolves (mainland Europe), for a truly intense show.

Described by Louder as “titanic heavy metal riffs colliding head-on with rock ‘n’ roll groove,” fans can expect a mix of Volbeat classics, deep cuts, and fan favourites from throughout their storied career, including their acclaimed latest album Servant Of The Mind.

Volbeat comment, “Finally, after so much time away, we’re thrilled to be able to bring a proper Volbeat headline tour to our friends across mainland Europe and the UK. We are so excited and cannot wait to see everyone out there! We’re extremely lucky to be able to bring Skindred, Napalm Death, and Bad Wolves along for the ride and share this experience with three incredible bands that we are fortunate enough to call friends.”

Tickets will go on general sale from 10am local time on July 1st. Ticket links for all dates, including VIP packages and pre-sale information, can be found at www.volbeat.dk.

Show dates are as follows:

With Skindred, Bad Wolves

Oct 17 – Hamburg, DE at Barclays Arena

Oct 20 – Denmark, DK at Royal Arena

Oct 23 – Tampere, FI at NOKIA Arena

Oct 26 – Leipzig, DE at QP Arena

Oct 28 – Prague, CZ at O2 Universum

Oct 30 – Lyon, FR at Le Radiant

Oct 31 – Paris, FR at Le Zenith

Nov 2 – Cologne, DE at Lanxess Arena

Nov 5 – Budapest, HU at Barba Negra

Nov 8 – Zurich, CH at Hallenstadion

Nov 10 – Barcelona, ES at Sant Jordi Club

Nov 11 – Bilbao, ES at Cubec

Nov 12 – Madrid, ES at Vistalegre

Nov 14 – Lisbon, PT at Sala Tego

Nov 17 – Milan, IT at Lorenzini District

Nov 18 – Rome, IT at Atlantico

Nov 21 – Innsbruck, AT at Olympiahalle

Nov 22 – Vienna, AT at Stadthalle

Nov 25 – Munich, DE at Olympiahalle

Nov 28 – Esch-Sur-Alzette, LU at Rockhal

Nov 29 – Frankfurt, DE at Festhalle

Dec 2 – Stuttgart, DE at Schleyerhalle

Dec 4 – Warsaw, PL at Expo

Dec 5 – Berlin, DE at Mercedes-Benz Arena

Dec 8 – Antwerp, BE at Sportpaleis

Dec 9 – Arnhem, NL at Geledome

With Skindred, Napalm Death

Dec 12 – Dublin, IE at 3Arena

Dec 15 – Glasgow, UK at OVO Hydro

Dec 16 – Leeds, UK at First Direct Arena

Dec 17 – Cardiff, UK at Motorpoint Arena

Dec 19 – Nottingham, UK at Motorpoint Arena

Dec 20 – London, UK at Wembley Arena

In conjunction with the tour announcement, the band have also shared a new, official bootleg video of “The Sacred Stones – Live from Worcester, MA”. Watch it here

The Danish icons recently dazzled British fans in a high main stage slot at Download Festival, with Hot Press raving afterwards, “As always, Volbeat are tight and punishing”. Metal Talk concluded, “It’s quite a spectacle and one you’ll only believe when you see it… A superb, genuine performance that’s as entertaining as it is musically respectable.” But it’s not just at festivals that Volbeat captivate, Distorted Sound caught a rare club show in London last month and awarded a 10/10 review, declaring, “this is a band born to entertain and a band who are at the very top of their game.” 

With tickets sure to sell quickly, don’t miss your opportunity to catch Volbeat live on this spectacular, full production, arena tour!



Plus special guests:




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Tickets on sale this Friday 1 July at 10.00am

From Ticketmaster www.ticketmaster.ie





Volbeat – Michael Poulsen (guitars/vocals), Jon Larsen (drums), Rob Caggiano (guitars) and Kaspar Boye Larsen (bass) – are two decades deep into a career that has found them sharing stages with genre legends like Black Sabbath, Metallica, Motorhead, Slipknot, Megadeth, Anthrax and more. They have racked up nearly three billion cumulative streams over the course of their career, notched a Best Metal Performance Grammy nomination for “Room 24 (feat. King Diamond)” from 2014’s acclaimed (and gold-selling) Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies, and have grabbed multiple Danish Music Awards.

Since forming in 2001, Volbeat has gone from the clubs of Copenhagen to headlining stages around the world, including the famed 50,000 capacity Telia Parken stadium in Denmark (becoming the only domestic artist to ever sell out the venue). Over the course of eight record-breaking albums the band has picked up #1 songs (including ten #1s on the US Mainstream Rock chart and counting, the most of any band based outside of North America), multi-platinum certifications, awards, and accolades all over the planet. Previous studio album, Rewind, Replay, Rebound, was released in 2019, and gave the group their highest national album chart position in the UK then (#7), spawning the hit singles “Last Day Under The Sun,” “Die To Live (feat. Neil Fallon)” and “Leviathan.” A live album featuring songs recorded during the subsequent world tour, Rewind, Replay, Rebound: Live in Deutschland, was released digitally in November 2020. They also contributed a cover of “Don’t Tread On Me” to The Metallica Blacklistwith all proceeds from the track benefiting the All Within My Hands Foundation and the Børne Cancer Fonden of Denmark. Latest album Servant Of The Mind, written and recorded during the shutdown and quarantine necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, is out now via EMI Records and showcases Volbeat’s distinctive and engrossing sound, blending fiery rhythm and vocalist Poulsen’s storytelling flair.