Genre defining technical death metal giants ORIGIN are proud to announce their Bloodletting North American headlining tour. Presented by MetalSucks,IndieMerch, and Blakhart Guitars, the 27-date tour will commence on October 20th at the The Riot Room in Kansas City and make stops in New York, Atlanta and Vancouver before concluding at The Roxy Theatre in Denver, CO on November 18th. Direct support will come from Canadian technical death metal band, ARCHSPIRE, and German death metal quartet, DEFEATED SANITY. The band will havedeath metallers, DYSCARNATE; Baltimore Brutal Death Metal band, VISCERAL DISGORGE; and California death metal legion, THE KENNEDY VEIL; open the shows each night.
ORIGIN comments, “Fresh off of our run with Summer Slaughter we are happy to announce our immediate headlining return as part of Bloodletting North America 2017! This incredibly brutal tour showcases the most intense, technical, and extreme acts in metal today from around the world, taking with us Archspire from Vancouver, Defeated Sanity from Germany, Dyscarnate from the UK, andVisceral Disgorge and the Kennedy Veil from the US.. Amongst a sea of tours coming this fall, nothing brings the true kings of the underground together on one stage like Bloodletting North America.. We will be showcasing material from our brand new album, Unparalleled Universe, as well as tracks spanning the bands 20 year history. This is not a tour to miss, see you in the pit! Hail Space!”
The band will be touring in support of the release of their 7th studio LP, Unparalleled Universe. Watch the play-through video for “Accident And Error” on theNuclear Blast YouTube channel!
VIP packages are available for purchase that include: early entry, custom laminate/lanyard, Tour Poster, meet and greet with ORIGIN, tour drawstring backpack, and Early access to the merchandise area.
Confirmed dates for the Bloodletting North American Tour are: 10/20/2017 The Riot Room – Kansas City, MO 10/21/2017 Club Garibaldi – Milwaukee, WI 10/22/2017 Cobra Lounge – Chicago, IL 10/232017 The Token Lounge – Westland, MI 10/24/2017 Montage Music Hall – Rochester, NY 10/25/2017 Bungalow – Manchester, NH 10/26/2017 Saint Vitus Bar – New York, NY 10/27/2017 Stanhope House – Stanhope, NJ 10/29/2017 Motorco Music Hall – Durham, NC 10/31/2017 Groundzero – Spartanburg, SC 11/01/2017 Exit/In – Nashville, TN 11/02/2017 The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA 11/03/2017 Walters – Houston, TX 11/04/2017 The Shrine – Tulsa, OK 11/05/2017 The Curtain Club – Dallas, TX 11/06/2017 Come and Take It Live – Austin, TX 11/07/2017 Jake’s Sports Cafe – Lubbock, TX 11/08/2017 Rockhouse Bar – El Paso, TX 11/09/2017 Club Red – Mesa, AZ 11/10/2017 Gideon’s Hall – Upland, CA 11/11/2017 Brick By Brick – San Diego, CA 11/12/2017 The Catalyst – Santa Cruz, CA 11/13/2017 Rock hard PDX – Portland, OR 11/14/2017 Studio Seven – Seattle, WA 11/15/2017 Rickshaw Theatre – Vancouver, BC CANADA 11/17/2017 Metro Music Hall – Salt Lake City, UT 11/18/2017 The Roxy Theatre – Denver, CO
One of the most intense and technical forces of the contemporary death metal world, ORIGIN are among the leaders of the genre. Formed in Kansas (North America) in 1997, ORIGIN is one of the top, most intense and most brutal technical death metal forces to be reckoned with. Since its inception, the group has charted twice on the BillboardTop Heatseekers (with “Antithesis” at #21 and “Entity” at #20) and emerged on countless highly-energetic shows across the world.
ORIGIN is: Jason Keyser – vocals Paul Ryan – guitars/vocals Mike Flores – bass/vocals John Longstreth – drums