Following up on their highly successful European headlining tour through 15 countries in February and March, which served as an introduction for a new line-up of the group, Sweden’s PAIN OF SALVATION are now announcing their next shows for the live-campaign for the “Road Salt” releases.
Tomorrow, June 8th, PAIN OF SALVATION will be playing a special acoustic show at the Parkbühne Geyserhaus in Leipzig / Germany, with support coming from Dark Suns.
Find out more details about this event here: http://www.geyserhaus.de/?
On the band’s earlier European tour, a stop at the Ramones Museum in Berlin / Germany was utilized to record two special acoustic jam-tracks for Germany’s Metal Hammer magazine.
See “No Way” and “1979” here: http://www.metal-hammer.de/
Additionally, and rather last minute, PAIN OF SALVATION have been added to this year’s line-up of Metaltown Festival in Gothenburg / Sweden, where they will be opening the main stage on June 15th. See more details here: http://www.metaltown.se
Further international shows, including a next run of South American dates, have been announced now as well. Here is a list of all upcoming shows for PAIN OF SALVATION:
PAIN OF SALVATION – Live 2012:
jun 8: DE Leipzig @ Geyserhaus (Special acoustic show!)
june 15: SWE Göteborg @ Metaltown Festival
sep 7: IT Veruno @ 2 Days Prog
sep 27: ARG Buenos Aires @ Roxxy Live
sep 28: BRA Rio de Janeiro @ Teatro Rival
sep 30: BRA São Paulo @ Carioca Club
okt 4-6: ISRAEL Tiberias @ ProgStage Festival
PAIN OF SALVATION – Line-Up 2012:
Daniel Gildenlöw – vocals, fretted and fretless guitars, lute, mandolin, additional keyboards
Léo Margarit – drums, vocals, percussion, mandolin
Daniel D2 Karlsson – keyboards, vocals, percussion
Ragnar Zolberg – guitar, vocals, mandolin, additional keyboards
Gustaf Hielm – fretted and fretless bass, vocals and double (ie “stand-up”) bass
PAIN OF SALVATION’s latest album release, “Road Salt Two”, managed to enter the official national charts upon release in Autumn of 2011 in the following European countries: Sweden at # 24, The Netherlands at # 82, Finland at # 31, and Norway at # 51 in its second week (first week was at # 94).
Additionally to the standard album on CD and Digital Download format, “Road Salt One”
and its follow-up twin-release “Road Salt Two”, are also available in limited edition
Digipak format and as Gatefold LP on 180g. black vinyl.