ICED EARTH ANNOUNCE SOUTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES
The third leg of the largest tour in Iced Earth history is revealed today with the announcement of dates for five South American countries.
"We are really excited to go back to South America on our World Dystopia Tour,” said Jon Schaffer. “We cannot wait to kick some serious ass with some of the world's greatest fans!"
Support acts will be announced at a later date.
2011-2012 World Dystopia Tour, South America
March 20, 2012 MEX - Mexico City -- Gran Forum
March 22, 2012 VEN - Caracas -- Anfiteatro El Hatillo
March 24, 2012 BRA - Sao Paulo -- Espaco Lux
March 25, 2012 BRA - Curitiba -- Master Hall
March 27, 2012 BRA - Porto Alegre -- Opiniao
March 28, 2012 ARG - Buenos Aires -- El Teatro Flores
March 30, 2012 CHI - Santiago de Chile -- Teatro Teleton
Dystopia – Iced Earth’s 10th studio album – was released in October to instant worldwide critical and fan acclaim. It debuted at #67 on theBillboard Top 200 chart – the highest first-week chart debut of any previous Iced Earth album.
The band is currently in Europe through December 15th on the first leg of the tour. After a brief rest and time with family and friends during the holidays, Iced Earth teams up with prog-metal legends Symphony X for a co-headline tour of North America (support provided by Warbringer) that begins January 31st. Symphony X leaves the tour on March 11th. Iced Earth continues for another five dates with Warbringer, March 13th – 17th.
A complete list of tour dates can be found here.
VIP ticket packages are available now for all dates, except for South America. VIP tickets for the South American leg of the tour will be available soon. All VIP tickets are very limited, available on a first-come/first-served basis, and apply to meet and greets with Iced Earth only.