German symphonic metal high flyers BEYOND THE BLACK have been announced as support act of the upcoming POWERWOLF and EPICA tour, which is set to make its way accross Europe in early 2017. Comments Jennifer Haben of BEYOND THE BLACK: „I am thrilled and honoured to have the chance to share the stages of great venues with these two iconic bands and am very happy to finally see and meet our fans in Europe! This is a great package and will be an amazing tour!“ BEYOND THE BLACK’s current album »Lost In Forever« was released in February 2016 in G/A/S and entered German album charts at #4. It will soon enjoy a worldwide release. The band recently supported THE SCORPIONS on their 50th Anniversary World Tour and played some shows with U.S. metal heroes KORN. This massive co-headline tour of Dutch symphonic metal stars EPICA and German heavy metal giants POWERWOLF comes in support of their upcoming releases. POWERWOLF released their spectacular DVD »The Metal Mass Live« last week. EPICA’s new masterpiece »The Holographic Principle« is scheduled for a September 30th 2016 release. POWERWOLF & EPICA + BEYOND THE BLACK 12.01.2017 DE - Wiesbaden, Schlachthof 13.01.2017 DE - Cologne, Palladium 14.01.2017 DE - Ludwigsburg, MHP Arena 16.01.2017 CH - Geneve, Salle des Fetes de Thonex 17.01.2017 CH - Zurich, Volkshaus 18.01.2017 IT – Milan, Live Club 20.01.2017 DE - Munich, Tonhalle 21.01.2017 AT - Vienna, Gasometer 24.01.2017 PL - Warsaw, Progresja 25.01.2017 DE - Berlin, Huxleys 27.01.2017 DE - Oberhausen, Turbinenhalle 28.01.2017 CZ - Prague, Forum Karlin 01.02.2017 BE – Brussels, Ancienne Belgique 03.02.2017 UK - London, Shepherds Bush Empire 04.02.2017 FR - Paris, Zenith Further dates of this tour to be announced at a later date. Pre-order the different formats of the new album here: or at the band webshop: