Canadian sci-fi metal innovators VOIVOD are pleased to announce returning to European stages in support of their newest album Synchro Anarchy, which came out earlier this year worldwide via Century Media Records. VOIVOD are confirmed to appear as special guests for Swedish progressive metal/rock group Opeth on their upcoming “Evolution XXX” European tour in November 2002.
VOIVOD guitarist Daniel “Chewy” Mongrain commented about the tour as follows: “We are very excited to join forces with Opeth on this European tour. Their art inspires and dissolves boundaries on many levels, we are proud to connect and take off on this journey!”.
Here is an exact listing of the upcoming tour dates:
Opeth + VOIVOD – European Tour 2022:
Thu. 10.11.2022 Copenhagen (Denmark) – Grey Hall
Sat. 12.11.2022 Wiesbaden (Germany) – Schlachthof
Mon. 14.11.2022 Berlin (Germany) – Admiral Palast
Tue. 15.11.2022 Wuppertal (Germany) – Historische Posthalle
Wed. 16.11.2022 Paris (France) – Pleyel
Fri. 18.11.2022 London (UK) – Eventim Apolo
Sat. 19.11.2022 Utrecht (The Netherlands) – Tivoli Vredenburg Grote Zaal (Sold out!)
Sun. 20.11.2022 Utrecht (The Netherlands) – Tivoli Vredenburg Ronda
Mon. 21.11.2022 Zurich (Switzerland) – Komplex
Wed. 23.11.2022 Barcelona (Spain) – Razzamatazz
Thu. 24.11.2022 Bilbao (Spain) – Santana 27
Fri. 25.11.2022 Madrid (Spain) – La Riviera
Sat. 26.11.2022 Lisboa (Portugal) – Sala Tejo
Ticket links can be found here: http://opeth.com/tour-dates
And more live-dates will be announced soon…
VOIVOD’s Synchro Anarchy album managed to enter the official sales charts upon release in various countries as follows: Germany # 7 (!), Switzerland # 64, Austria # 67, The Netherlands # 88, Belgium # 129 UK (Rock & Metal) # 7, Canada (Hard Music) # 2, USA Current Hard Music # 8, USA Top New Artist # 11, USA Heatseekers # 56 and USA Current Album # 67.
Synchro Anarchy was recorded and mixed by Francis Perron at RadicArt Studio in Québec, Canada and mastered by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering in California, U.S.A and produced by VOIVOD. The album features cover artwork by VOIVOD’s Michel “Away” Langevin.
Next to the Jewelcase CD, LP (180g vinyl with A2 poster in several variants) and Digital Album formats, Synchro Anarchy is also available in a Deluxe edition as Ltd. 2CD Mediabook and as Digital Album (2CD), containing the special “Return To Morgöth – Live 2018” bonus disc, which features a full live-show recording of VOIVOD’s 35th Anniversary hometown appearance at the Festival Jonquière En Musique from June 29th, 2018, recorded and mixed by Francis Perron as well as mastered by Yannick St-Amand.
You can order Synchro Anarchy here: https://voivodband.lnk.to/SynchroAnarchy
Check out VOIVOD’s Synchro Anarchy album via the previously released videos here:
“Planet Eaters”: https://youtu.be/lvHjNcjMqvU
“Synchro Anarchy”: https://youtu.be/hryt9k8Zql8
“Sleeves Off”: https://youtu.be/-4hDSNieOnA
Closing in on 40 eventful years of existence, the band’s 15th (!) studio album Synchro Anarchy, reaffirmed VOIVOD to be one of the most fervently creative bands in the Universe. Synchro Anarchy follows 2018’s highly praised and Juno Award winning The Wake album as well as 2020’s stellar Lost Machine – Live release.
Stay connected for more VOIVOD news coming soon…
(from left to right on photo by Catherine Deslauriers)
Daniel “Chewy” Mongrain – Guitar
Denis “Snake” Bélanger – Vocals
Michel “Away” Langevin – Drums
Dominic “Rocky” Laroche – Bass