Children of Bodom Announce U.S. Headlining Tour

Finnish heavy metal act Children of Bodom have announced a U.S. headlining tour in support of its new album Blooddrunk. The scheduled four-week, 24 city Children of Bodom tour will kick off on September 11 in Baltimore, MD and criss-cross the U.S., closing with a bang on October 10 in Worcester, MA.

The Children of Bodom U.S. headlining tour will feature support from Between the Buried and Me as well as a “very special guest to be announced”. The major market trek will represent the influential metal band’s first U.S. headlining jaunt in support of Blooddrunk and follows the quintet’s red hot summer North American “Gigantour” live dates as hand-picked support for heavy music legends Megadeth.

Advance ticket pre-sales for the Children of Bodom tour will begin on July 16 via Nokia Ticket Rush ( with general public on-sales slated to start on July 18 and 19 via The COB tour will be produced by Live Nation and presented by sponsors ESP Guitars and Hot Topic and tour supporters Guitar World, Metal Kult, Rock House Method and Spinefarm Records.

Children of Bodom tour dates:

  • ** U.S. “Blooddrunk” headlining tour (featuring support from Between the Buried and a
  • “very special guest to be announced”) **

September 12 Norfolk, VA The NorVa
September 13 Atlanta, GA Masquerade
September 14 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live
September 16 Dallas, TX House of Blues
September 18 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theatre
September 19 Los Angeles, CA Wiltern
September 20 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues
September 21 San Francisco, CA The Warfield
September 22 Portland, OR Roseland Theater
September 23 Seattle, WA Showbox Market
September 25 Salt Lake City, UT Salt Air
September 26 Denver, CO Gothic
September 27 Kansas City, MO Beaumont Club
September 28 St. Louis, MO Pop's
September 30 Minneapolis, MN Myth
October 1 Chicago, IL House of Blues
October 2 Milwaukee, WI The Eagles Club
October 3 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
October 4 Detroit, MI Clutch's Cargo
October 6 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
October 7 Rochester, NY Water Street Music Hall
October 8 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
October 9 New York, NY Hammerstein
October 10 Worcester, MA Palladium