Swedish power metallers, Axenstar, are to visit the UK this September when they embark on their five date UK Aftermath Tour. The band, whose most recent release was 2011’s Aftermath, will play shows in Glasgow, Birmingham and Leeds, amongst others; and they will be supported on tour by fellow power metal outfits - Dakesis and Ascension. Ascension supported Axenstar during their 2011 UK tour.
Dakesis supported German power metal act Edguy earlier this year, whilst Ascension have recently been confirmed to play Wake the Deen festival in Aberdeen; and are said to be debuting songs from their forthcoming album – Far Beyond the Stars. Hull band thrash band, XIII, will also be supporting at Cockpit 3 in Leeds.
See full tour dates on the poster below.
Axenstar have also via confirmed via their official website, that they will be performing in the United States for the first time in 2013, after being announced for Warriors of Metal Fest VI (Open Air) in Ohio. They will be the first European band to play the festival.
More information to be revealed soon.