Metal guitar heroes from across the pond, Bullet for My Valentine
bring their scorching live show to the masses with their first U.S. DVD release "The Poison - Live at Brixton."
The DVD showcases their sold out UK performance, captured with over 15 camera angles and mixed in both stereo and 5.1 surround sound, at the Brixton Academy. Bonus features include all of the videos from both The Poison
and the Hand of Blood
EP, eight episodes of life on the road-captured by the band and entitled "Bullet TV," footage of the band performing at this past summer’s Download Festival and Metal Hammer Awards, as well as never before seen photos.
After a whirlwind year where Bullet For My Valentine shared the stage with Guns N Roses
during part of their U.S. and European Tours, Iron Maiden
during their entire fall U.S. tour, and played to over 100,000 fans with Metallica
, they will be hitting the US again this December. Bullet For My Valentine, are scheduled to play several large festivals alongside bands such as Hawthorne Heights
. In addition to the festivals, the band will headline their own shows with support from Drop Dead, Gorgeous.
Confirmed dates and shows are as follows:
12/1 Orlando, FL Tinker Field (with AFI and Taking Back Sunday)
12/2 West Palm Beach, FL Sound Advice Ampitheatre (With Hawthorne Heights and Sugarcult)
12/3 Denver, CO Fillmore Auditorium (With Sparta and Saliva)
12/5 Charleston, SC The Music Farm
12/6 Richmond, VA The Canal Club
12/7 Philadelphia, PA Theatre for the Living Arts
12/8 Boston, MA Axis
12/9 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom
12/11 Portland, ME The Station
12/14 Chicago, IL House of Blues
12/16 Salt Lake City, UT Avalon
*All dates are subject to change.
Currently the band has been hammering the U.S. in support of their debut full-length The Poison, which has scanned over 125,000 copies in this country and over 350,000 copies worldwide. Rabid yanks have taken to the band with radio play getting so strong that the album recently re-entered the Billboard Top 200 eight months after its release and the CD has garnered rave reviews in many well-known music magazines.
"One of the few modern metal bands capable of blending 21st Century hard rock ideals with classic metal concepts" -Hit Parader
"Aiming for stadium-rock goodness, they seem poised to become metal's next big thing" -Metal Edge Magazine
Up next for Bullet For My Valentine is a special section at Yahoo.com as part of their "Who's Next" series, a major article in Guitar World magazine with Bullet guitarists Matt Tuck and Michael Padget, and a feature item in Revolver magazine. For further updates and breaking news on Bullet For My Valentine check out www.Trustkill.com.
Find lots more about BFMV here on Starpulse