After spending an unbelievable last six months on a promotion and live performance marathon, ACCEPT now confirm their next European tour. ACCEPT have been criss-crossing the planet with a speed and frantic energy that could be topped only by a worldwide epidemic. The European warm-up tour and the stadium shows with AC/DC, the headlining spots at the European Sonisphere Festivals. The US Warm-up Tour, The Japan Festival… these all added up to more than 65,000 miles traveled since May! ACCEPT are now ready to announce that they will indeed return to the European Stages for a 30-show tour starting in January with shows throughout the entire continent. The band’s latest album “Blood of the Nations” has already blown away the entire media world, the music industry and of course all the hard rock and metal fans around the world. ACCEPT have returned to the hard rock forefront stronger than ever. “Blood of the Nations” has reached the highest chart debuts ever for the band. Eddie Truck, the US hard rock and TV icon has just announced that “Blood of the Nations” is the Highlight of the Year. “A huge comeback for Accept and we all agree. This is definitely the metal album of the year. It is amazing!” he stated. Eddie Truck is joined in this sentiment by most music media reviews of the last few months, all of whom nominate “Blood of the Nations” to be the Metal Album of the Year! Check the video below! While the recent warm-up shows were mostly a low key and intimate, fan focused affairs, ACCEPT are now ready to bring a new show concept to the stage that is guaranteed to a extravagant rock spectacle. ACCEPT have always been known for their fan appreciation like no other, and this new tour will be no exception. The band plans to will bring all kinds of fan activities to Europe as a special surprise. More on that will be announce shortly soon! Here are the European Tourdates: ACCEPT BLOOD OF THE NATIONS TOUR 2011 14.01.11 Osnabrück Halle Gartlage GER 15.01.11 Bad Arolsen Outback GER 16.01.11 Antwerp Hof ter Lo B 18.01.11 Paris Elysee Montmartre F 19.01.11 Biarritz L`attabal F 21.01.11 Madrid La Riviera E 22.01.11 Bilbao Rockstar Live E 23.01.11 Barcelona Razzmatazz 2 E 25.01.11 Pratteln Z7 CH 27.01.11 Milan Magazzini I 28.01.11 Tuttlingen Stadthalle GER 29.01.11 Geiselwind Eventcentrum Strohofer GER 31.01.11 Stuttgart LKA GER 01.02.11 Wien Arena A 02.02.11 Budapest Diesel HUN 04.02.11 Krakov Studio PL 05.02.11 Warsaw Stodola PL 06.02.11 Wroclav Eter PL 08.02.11 Hamburg Große Freiheit GER 09.02.11 Köln Live Music Hall GER 10.02.11 München Tonhalle GER 12.02.11 Zlin Masters of Rock Cafe CZ 13.02.11 Athens Gagarin 205 GR 15.02.11 Gothenburg Trädgårn 16.02.11 Oslo Rockefeller 17.02.11 Stockholm Arenan 19.02.11 Helsinki Metal Meeting Tour will be continued!