New Katatonia, Cult of Luna, Intronaut, Tesseract Road Report
11/21/2013 4:23:19 PM by Etiam

For one band it was an affirmation; for the other, a culmination. When Sweden's Cult of Luna and Katatonia set out on a co-headlining tour this fall it marked the former's first U.S. appearance since a 2005 support slot for Mastodon. Over those same eight years, Katatonia toured the States a whopping six times, frequently as headliners and otherwise as special guests. Both bands are icons in their respective genres, but before this tour I would never have thought to combine them on a bill, much less with support from the UK's Tesseract and California's Intronaut. Yet the tour seems to have been a success, drawing strong crowds across the nation and making good use of Chicago's capacious Bottom Lounge. And after seeing each act command the stage in turn, uniquely and completely, a unifying and deeply encouraging theme emerged: progress.

Link: [Full Road Report]

<< back >>

The Kovenant Slipknot
The Great Deceiver Big Dumb Face
Karaboudjan Tiamat
Symphorce Machine Head
Dirty Power Warhorse
Ring of Fire Mortician
Ravage Manowar
Angel Dust God Dethroned
Power of Omens Cage
Vyndykator Hammerwhore
The Chainsaw Chainsnap
King Diamond Evanesce
Rob Rock Sinergy
Stryper Eidolon
Thunderstone Hypocrisy
Murdercycle Probot
Out of the Lair Doro
Royal Anguish F5
Superchrist Jaw
Cans Edge Of Forever
Iron Angel Cyst
Brutal Mastication Joe Stump
De Lirium's Order Juggernott
Feinstein Scorpions
Lilitu Saxon
Psychotron Potential Threat SF
Medusa Theocracy
Scavenger Age Of Silence
Z02 Chris Caffery
Marshall Law Jungle Rot
Dark Ruin Witchburner
Six Feet Under Blind Guardian
Cryme Creed
Bloody Sign Audiovision
Corrosion Of Conformity Loudblast
Soilwork Quiet Riot
Yyrkoon Tarot
Wolverine Kaamos
Oathean Derek Sherinian
Pure Inc Gizmachi
Pro-Pain Def Leppard
Astarte Agents Of Man
Vicious Art Nuse
Slik Helvetika Gemini 5
Frameless Scar Fates Warning
Wetwork Clutch
Iron Maidens Flotsam & Jetsam
Painmuseum Lake Of Tears
Redemption Illuminatus
Monster Magnet Penetrator
1349 Barcode
Savage Circus Akercocke
Doomfoxx Asrai
Dragonlord Cardinale
Intronaut Nikki Puppet
Wolves in the Throne Room Daylight Dies
The Berzerker Dissection
Clawfinger Event Horizon
Viron Silver Dirt
The Smashup Down Factor
Dream Or Nightmare Speed/Kill/Hate
Bludgeon Abysmal Dawn
Upon Infliction Cult of Luna
Azure Destruction
Amon Amarth Skid Row
Time Requiem Skyforger
Jeff Walker und Die Fluffers The Abominable Iron Sloth
Battle Bratt Twinball
Venom E-lane
Audrey Horne With Passion
Terry Sullivan Static-X
Katrina Johansson Aborted
Warner Drive Transmission 0
Lipstick Magazine Randy Ellefson
Depressed Mode Hell N' Diesel
Alkemyst Shining Star
I Shalt Become Cockpit
Gutted With Broken Glass Rosetta
Blood Haven Celestia
Mar De Grises Iron Fire
Coffins Winterfylleth