Megadeth Co-Headlining UK 'Priest Feast'
October 3, 2008
Legendary Thrash titans, Megadeth
, have teamed up with British metal icons, Judas Priest
for a co-headline run in February 2009 dubbed ‘The Priest Feast’
. Equally legendary Bay Area thrash outfit, Testament
, are also featured as special guests.
Tickets for the mainland UK dates went on sale at 9am Today (Friday October 3rd) from www.ticketmaster.co.uk
, with the Belfast and Dublin date following at 9am on Monday 6th October at www.ticketmaster.ie
. Full dates read as follows:
" Tour Dates:
2/10 – Dublin - O2 Arena
2/11 – Belfast - Odyssey Arena
2/13 – Sheffield - Arena
2/14 – Birmingham - NEC
2/16 – Glasgow - SECC
2/17 – Manchester - MEN Arena
2/18 – Nottingham - Arena
2/20 – Cardiff - CIA
2/21 – London - Wembley Arena
are about to commence work on their brand new studio album with British producer Andy Sneap
. This new opus will be the first to feature new guitarist, Chris Broderick
, alongside the legendary guitarist, frontman and band visionary, Dave Mustaine
. The CD will follow 2007’s ‘return to form’ release, ‘United Abominations’
and this year’s Metal Hammer ‘Golden God’ Awards
, that saw Dave Mustaine
pick up the ‘Riff Lord’ Award.
Expect a late Spring ‘09 release.