Globally-charting Swedish metal band SABATON – who devastated U.S. and Canadian stages with their boundless energy this past year opening for ICED EARTH and most recently AMON AMARTH – are returning to North America in 2015 as direct support to Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH. Taking a moment prior to their headlining show at The Whisky in Hollywood, California, SABATON members share their thoughts on their quick return to the western hemisphere: “After the amazing North American tour we’ve just done, it’s time to follow-up! And what is better than another tour? This time, it’s with our friends in NIGHTWISH.” Come out and experience first-hand why SABATON are one of the most popular breakthrough bands in heavy metal. Confirmed dates for the upcoming NIGHTWISH 2015 tour with SABATON and DELAIN are: 09.04 USA New York, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom 10.04. USA Philadelphia, PA - Electric Factory 11.04. USA Worcester, MA - Palladium 13.04. CND Quebec City, QC - Capitole Theatre 14.04. CND Toronto - Phoenix Concert Theatre 16.04. USA Buffalo, NY - Town Ballroom 17.04. USA Cleveland, OH - Agora Theatre 18.04. USA Chicago, IL - Concorde Music Hall 19.04. USA Des Moines, IA - Val Air Ballroom 21.04. USA Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre 22.04. USA Salt Lake City, UT - In The Venue 24.04. USA Spokane, WA - Knitting Factory 25.04. CND Vancouver, BC - Orpheum Theatre 26.04. USA Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom 18.04. USA San Francisco, CA - Warfield Theatre 30.04. USA Las Vegas, NV - House Of Blues 01.05. USA Los Angeles, CA - Greek theatre 02.05. USA Phoenix, AZ - Marquee Theatre 03.05. USA El Paso, TX - Tricky Falls 05.05. USA Dallas, TX - Bomb Factory 06.05. USA Houston, TX - Warehouse Live 08.05. USA Orlando, FL - House Of Blues 09.05. USA Fort Lauderdale, FL - Revolution 11.05. USA Nashville, TN - Marathon Music Work 12.05. USA Louisville, KY - Expo Five 13.05. USA Charlotte, NC - Filmore 14.05. USA Silver Springs, MD - Filmore The current SABATON album »Heroes« was released May 16, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. Oder your copy here: