Barren Earth to Appear on TheDungeonAwaits.com Radio Show Tonight + LA Ticket Giveaway
Finnish prog/death metal supergroup, Barren Earth, will phone into TheDungeonAwaits.com radio show tonight, as the band continues to cross North America on its first ever tour of the continent, as part of the “Finnish Metal Tour 2”. The show will air from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM PST, so be sure to tune in to hear a live interview with Barren Earth vocalist, Mikko Kotamäki, and for a chance to win a pair of tickets to tomorrow’s “Finnish Metal Tour 2” show in Los Angeles.
The band has also been posting frequent tour blogs on the band’s official MySpace page at: http://www.myspace.com/officialbarrenearth, so be sure to check back often for a full recap of the tour thus far.
Barren Earth is touring the wake of its critically acclaimed debut record, Curse of the Red River, which hit stores last year on Peaceville Records. Fellow countrymen, Finntroll, Ensiferum and Rotten Sound, round out the lineup on the 30-city run.
Barren Earth recently posted a tour video trailer online, featuring keyboardist, Kasper Mårtenson (Ex-Amorphis, Ben Granfelt Band), and guitarist, Sami Ylisirniö (Kreator, Waltari), as they geared up for their North American excursion. The video is available on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmUdSHk6GDA.
Finally, in celebration of the “Finnish Metal Tour 2”, a specially priced bundle pack of Barren Earth’s critically acclaimed debut EP, ‘Our Twilight’, and Curse of the Red River can be purchased through the Peaceville Records webstore for just $16 at: http://www.burningshed.com/store/peaceville/product/327/2362/.
Stay tuned to for more information on Barren Earth and the “Finnish Metal Tour 2”.
“The Finnish Metal Tour 2” featuring Barren Earth…
Feb. 07 – Tempe, AZ – Clubhouse
Feb. 08 – Los Angeles, CA – Key Club
Feb. 09 – Santa Anna, CA – Galaxy Theater
Feb. 10 – San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
Feb. 11 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
Feb. 12 – Seattle, WA – El Corazon
Feb. 14 – Calgary, AB – The Republik
Feb. 15 – Edmonton, AB – Starlite Room
Feb. 16 – Regina, SK – The Exchange
Feb. 17 – Winnipeg, MB – The Osbourne Village Inn
Feb. 18 – St. Paul, MN – Station 4
Feb. 19 – Chicago, IL – Reggie Rock Club
Feb. 20 – Detroit, MI – Blondie’s
Feb. 21 – Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s
Feb. 22 – Toronto, ON – Opera House
Feb. 23 – Quebec City, QC – Imperial de Quebec
Feb. 24 – Montreal, QC – Metropolis
Feb. 25 – Rochester, NY – Montage Music Hall
Feb. 26 – New York City, NY – The Gramercy Theatre
Feb. 27 – Worcester, MA – The Palladium
Mar. 01 – Philadelphia, PA – The Trocadero
Mar. 02 – West Springfield, VA – Jaxx
Mar. 03 – Charlotte, NC – The Casbah
Mar. 04 – Raleigh, NC – Volume 11
Barren Earth is…
Mikko Kotamäki – Vocals (Swallow The Sun)
Olli-Pekka Laine – Bass (Ex-Amorphis, Mannhai)
Kasper Mårtenson –Keyboards (Ex-Amorphis, Ben Granfelt Band)
Janne Perttilä – Guitar (Rytmihäiriö)
Marko Tarvonen – Drums (Moonsorrow)
Sami Ylisirniö – Guitar (Kreator, Waltari)
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