Jim Matheos: Fates Warning return to Europe for Theories Of Flight tour

U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING have confirmed their first touring run in Europe for their much acclaimed new album "Theories Of Flight".

Current: Jim Matheos, Ray Alder, Joey Vera, Bobby Jarzombek, Frank Aresti Past members: John Arch, Joe DiBiase, Victor Arduini, Steve Zimmerman, Mark Zonder, Frank Aresti 

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The tour will be taking place in January/February 2017 and will feature Armored Dawn in the opening slot and one further band to be announced soon.

Here is a list of the dates:
FATES WARNING - "Theories Of Flight" tour 2017:

24.01.2017 Hamburg (Germany) - Logo
25.01.2017 Cologne (Germany) - Underground
27.01.2017 Essen (Germany) - Turock
28.01.2017 Uden (The Netherlands) - De Pul
29.01.2017 Haarlem (The Netherlands) - Patronaat
30.01.2017 Aschaffenburg (Germany) - Colossaal
01.02.2017 Brno (Czech Republic) - Metro Music Bar
02.02.2017 Budapest (Hungary) - A38
03.02.2017 Bratislava (Slovakia) - Majestic Music Club
04.02.207 Munich (Germany) - Backstage Halle
05.02.2017 Stuttgart (Germany) - Universum
07.02.2017 Nuernberg (Germany) - Hirsch
08.02.2017 Aarau (Switzerland) - Kiff
09.02.2017 Bologna (Italy) - Zona Roveri
10.02.2017 Brescia (Italy) - Circolo Colony
12.02.2017 Athens (Greece) - Gagarin205

FATES WARNING vocalist Ray Alder checked in with the following comment:
"Hello all! We are happy to finally announce the tour dates for the first leg of our world tour for "Theories Of Flight"! We are very excited and cannot wait to hit the road with the new album! There will be more dates announced soon, as well as a few surprises, so keep an eye out... We look forward to seeing you all on this next tour! See you soon!"

In other news, FATES WARNING have just completed working on a first promotional video for "Theories Of Flight", so look out for the clip for the song "Seven Stars" to make a debut soon...

In the meantime, the "Awaken The Guardian" line-up of FATES WARNING will be headlining this year's sold-out ProgPower USA event today, September 9th. More details here: http://www.progpowerusa.com

FATES WARNING's 12th studio album, "Theories Of Flight", was released worldwide via InsideOutMusic not only gathered critical acclaim (Some soundcheck results being:
Deaf Forever / Germany - # 1, Metal Hammer / Germany - # 2, Rock Hard / Germany - # 2,
Aardschok / The Netherlands - # 2, Eclipsed / Germany - # 4, Powermetal.de /Germany - # 1), but alsoentered the sales charts in several countries across the globe with the following highest positions: Germany: # 12, Italy: # 80, The Netherlands: # 70, Belgium (Flemish): # 175,
USA: # 2 Billboard Heatseekers / # 62 Current Top 200 Albums

All physical are available from the IOM webshop here:

Other purchase links:
iTunes: http://smarturl.it/theoriesiTUNES
Amazon: http://smarturl.it/theoriesAMAZON
Amazon MP3: http://smarturl.it/theoriesAMAZONMP3

Fates Warning – White Flag (Guitar Play-Through)