Gojira Continues North American Tour: More Dates Announced

September 6, 2014 | By Francerocks

The French progressive metal band Gojira, who opened for Mastodon recently on a US tour and have amassed a large following of their own, are back with more than 20 dates across the country in November.

Gojira will play two New York area shows at the Paramount in Huntington on Long Island and at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey.

10/15 @ Revolution Center - Boise, ID
10/16 @ Grand Theatre - Reno, NV
10/17 @ Fox Theater - Pomona, CA
10/18 @ The Marquee - Tempe, AZ
10/20 @ Stubb's BBQ - Austin, TX 
10/21 @ South Side Music Hall - Dallas, TX 
10/22 @ Uptown Theater - Kansas City, MO 
10/23 @ Orpheum Theatre - Madison, WI 
10/24 @ The Fillmore Detroit - Detroit, MI 
10/25 @ Piere's - Fort Wayne, IN 
10/26 @ Agorda Theatre & The Ballroom - Cleveland, OH 
10/28 @ State Theatre - Portland, ME 
10/29 @ Metropolis - Montreal, QC 
10/30 @ Lupo's - Providence, RI 
10/31 @ The Paramount – Huntington, NY
11/01 @ Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ
11/02 @ Sherman Theater – Stroudsburg, PA
11/04 @ Rams Head Live – Baltimore, MD
11/05 @ The International – Knoxville, TN 
11/06 @ Marathon Music World – Nashville, TN 
11/07 @ The Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA 
11/08 @ Kink Festival – Orlando, FL

About Gojira
Gojira is a progressive metal band formed in 1996 in Bayonne, France. The band was known as Godzilla until 2001. Gojira is composed of Joe Duplantier on vocals and rhythm guitar, his brother Mario Duplantier on drums, Christian Andreu on lead guitar and Jean-Michel Labadie on bass. Since its first studio album, Gojira has had no changes in lineup, and has released five studio albums, one live album, one single, and two DVDs.

Gojira, known for their environmentally-themed lyrics, "have risen from utmost obscurity during the first half of their career to widespread global recognition in the second, including regular mention amongst the genre's leading new millennium upstarts", according to Allmusic.

Find out more about Gojira and buy tickets here

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