SLAYER – announces Leg Five: North America of the band’s final world tour + Episode 3 of “Slayer Looks Back On 37 Years”!


With Leg Three: Europe of SLAYER’s »Final World Tour« having wrapped up this past Saturday, dates in Australia, Japan, the South Pacific and the final European dates announced in the past weeks, today SLAYER announces Leg Five: North America of its »Final World Tour«.

Maintaining the band’s ethos of “play as many places as possible to make it easier for everyone to see the band one last time,” Leg Five will kick off May 2nd, 2019 at the Ak-Chin Amphitheatre in Phoenix, AZ and see the band performing 16 shows across the Southern states and then up the East coast culminating at the Xfinity Center Amphitheatre in Mansfield, MA on May 25th. LAMB OF GOD, AMON AMARTH and CANNIBAL CORPSE will support SLAYER on all Leg Five dates. Special SLAYER VIP Packages will be available for all dates those details are accessible here:

Also Episode 3 of the »Slayer Looks Back On 37 Years« video interview series is released. Tom Araya and Kerry King talk about getting their first record deal and the release of »Show No Mercy«. Tom Kerry and Paul Bostaph remember Paul’s first meeting with the band and his subsequent audition to be SLAYER’s drummer. Check out the clip HERE.

Episode 1:

Episode 2:

With still more dates coming – it’s a big world and it takes time to transverse it – confirmed 2019 dates for SLAYER’s »Final World Tour« are as follows:

SLAYER live:

07.03. AUS Brisbane – Riverstage (w/ ANTHRAX, BEHEMOTH)

09.03. AUS Sydney – Download Festival

11.03. AUS Melbourne – Download Festival

13.03. AUS Adelaide – Entertainment Centre (w/ ANTHRAX, BEHEMOTH)

15.03. NZ Auckland – Eventfinda Stadium (w/ ANTHRAX)

17.03. NZ Christchurch – Horncastle Arena (w/ ANTHRAX)

21.03. J Chiba – Download Festival

23.03. RP Quezon City – Pulp Summer Slamw/ LAMB OF GOD, AMON AMARTH, CANNIBAL CORPSE

02.05. USA Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Amphitheatre

03.05. USA Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater

05.05. USA El Paso, TX – UTEP/Don Haskins Center

07.05. USA Edinburg, TX – Bert Ogden Arena

08.05. USA Dallas, TX – The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory

10.05. USA Tampa, FL – MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

11.05. USA West Palm Beach, FL – Coral Sky Amphitheatre

13.05. USA Huntington, WV – Big Sandy Superstore Arena

14.05. USA Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion

16.05. USA Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center

17.05. USA Bonner Springs, KS – Providence Medical Center Amphitheater

19.05. USA Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre

20.05. USA Youngstown, OH – Covelli Centre

22.05. CDN Ottawa, ON – Canadian Tire Centre

24.05. USA Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion

25.05. USA Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center

04.06. PL Gliwice – Arena

06.06. S Sölvesborg – Sweden Rock

08.06. D Nürburg – Rock am Ring

09.06. D Nuremberg – Rock im Park

11.06. H Budapest – Papp László Sportaréna

13.06. D Leipzig – Arena

14.06. A Nickelsdorf – Nova Rock

15./16.06. UK Donington – Download Festival

19.06. CH  Geneva – Arena

21.06. B Dessel – Graspop Metal Meeting

23.06. F Clisson – Hellfest

25.06. CZ Prague – Tipsport Arena

28.06. N Ekeberg – Tons of Rock

29.06. FIN Helsinki – Tuska Open Air

03. – 06.07. E Viveiro – Resurrection Fest

05.07. P Lisbon – VOA Heavy Rock Festival

07.07. I  Verona – Rock The Castle

10.07. RO Bucharest – Metalhead Meeting

11.07.  BG Sofia – Airport Park

27./28.07. CDN Montréal, QC – Heavy Montréal

03.08. D Balingen – Messegelände

04.10. BR Rio de Janeiro – Rock in Rio (w/ ANTHRAX a.o.)


Order SLAYER’s latest album »Repentless«, in various formats (6,66″ vinyl box set and more):

More on »Repentless«:’Repentless’ OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO:

‘Pride In Prejudice’ OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO:


‘When The Stillness Comes’ OFFICIAL TRACK – EARLY VERSION:

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