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Mastodon, Dethklok Team Up for Tour

Converge and High on Fire will also appear on the 34-city jaunt, which begins October 2.

By: Anna Hyclak // August 4, 2009

Heavy metal icons Mastodon will hit the road with Dethklok, the real-life version of the animated band from the Adult Swim show Metalocalypse, for a co-headlining tour this October and November.

The 34-city jaunt will kick off October 2 in Portland, OR, and take the bands across the U.S. and into Canada before ending on November 19 in Los Angeles.

In an inventive twist, Dethklok will perform dark-lit beneath a giant projection screen, with new animation and music videos featuring their Metalocalypse characters shown overhead.

Hardcore heroes Converge and modern metal band High on Fire will open the tour.

Complete Mastodon / Dethklok Tour Dates:
10/2, Portland, OR (Roseland Theater)
10/3, Seattle, WA (WaMu Theater)
10/4, Vancouver, BC (Orpheum Theatre)
10/6, Calgary, AB (Big Four Building)
10/7, Edmonton, AB (Shaw Conference Centre)
10/9, Salt Lake City, UT (Great Saltair)
10/10, Denver, CO (Fillmore Auditorium)
10/12, Kansas City, MO (Uptown Theater)
10/13, St. Louis, MO (The Pageant)
10/14, Des Moines, IA (Val Air Ballroom)
10/16, St. Paul, MN (Myth)
10/17, Chicago, IL (Aragon Ballroom)
10/18, Milwaukee, WI (Eagle’s Auditorium)
10/20, Columbus, OH (LC Pavilion)
10/21, Detroit, MI (The Fillmore)
10/23, Toronto (Sound Academy)
10/24, Buffalo, NY (The Fairgrounds)
10/25, Albany, NY (Armory)
10/27, Boston, MA (House of Blues)
10/30, New York, NY (Hammerstein Ballroom)
10/31, Washington, DC (Patriot Center)
11/1, Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory)
11/5, Atlanta, GA (Tabernacle)
11/6, Myrtle Beach, SC (House of Blues)
11/7, Orlando, FL (Hard Rock Live)
11/8, Pompano Beach, FL (Pompano Beach Ampitheater)
11/11, Dallas, TX (House of Blues)
11/12, Houston, TX (Verizon Wireless Theater)
11/13, Austin, TX (Austin City Music Hall)
11/14, Tulsa, OK (Brady Theater)
11/16, Las Cruces, NM (Pan American Center)
11/17, Mesa, AZ (Mesa Ampitheater)
11/18, Las Vegas, NV (House of Blues)
11/19, Los Angeles, CA (Palladium)