Die deutschen Thrash-Titanen KREATOR und die norwegischen Giganten des Symphonic Back Metal, DIMMU BORGIR, haben sich für eine große Co-Headliner-Tour durch Europa im kommenden Winter zusammengeschlossen. Die Tour findet vom 30. November - 16. Dezember statt. Als Support fungiert die US-Hardcore-Institution HATEBREED sowie der Death-Metal-Supergroup BLOODBATH. Der Ticket-Vorverkauf startet am 13. Juni. KREATOR-Frontmann Mille Petrozza kommentiert: „I am more than excited to team up with three of the strongest and most unique bands in todays metal world for this killer package. For this run, we have prepared the biggest production in the history of band to bring the ultimate KREATOR-experience to a hall near you. The European Apocalypse will be THE tour of 2018 and I can`t wait to see all of you in December. Hail to the Hordes!" DIMMU BORGIR-Gitarrist Silenoz dazu: "It feels great to announce that we’re finally touring Europe again! It’s been a while but we can’t wait to share the Eonian energy with our fans - see you all in November and December!" HATEBREED fügen an: “We're honored & excited to share the stage with such influential and important bands. In a world where everyone seems so divided it‘s important for heavy music to unify & inspire. This tour has something for everyone! Death, Black, Thrash and Crossover. Prepare to rage, see you in the pit!” BLOODBATH-Gitarrist Anders Nyström erklärt: "We‘re honoured to be chosen to represent the death metal department in versatile bill of thrash metal, black metal and hardcore!" KREATOR & DIMMU BORGIR »The European Apocalypse« w/ HATEBREED, BLOODBATH 30.11. NL Tilburg - O13 01.12. D Hamburg - Sporthalle 02.12. D Frankfurt - Jahrhunderthalle 03.12. F Paris - L‘Olympia 04.12. B Brussels - Ancienne Belgique 06.12. I Milan - Alcatraz 07.12. D Munich - Zenith 08.12. D Ludwigsburg - MHPArena 09.12. CZ Prague - Forum Karlín 10.12. CH Zurich - Halle 622 12.12. A Vienna - Gasometer 13.12. PL Warsaw - Kolo Hall 14.12. D Leipzig - Haus Auensee 15.12. D Dusseldorf - Mitsubishi Electric Halle 16.12. UK London - The Roundhouse