The heavy metal acts Opeth and Mastodon just announced that they'll hit the road this spring for a co-headlining tour that brings them to the Agora on April 23.
”We’re excited to come back to North America for the second leg of shows together with our ‘brothers from other mothers’ in Mastodon," says Opeth's Mikael Åkerfeldt in a statement. "And… hello, Canada! It’s been too long, we know! We’ll soon dust off the ole guitars etc. and get in shape for this run. The last tour was quite splendid; the only downside being the restrictions. We don’t know for sure how it’s going to pan out this time around, but we’re hoping for a bit more freedom to move around. Crossing fingers here. See you semi-soon!"
Jeff has been covering the Cleveland music scene for more than 20 years now. And on a regular basis, he tries to talk to whatever big acts are coming through town, too. If you're in a band that he needs to hear, email him at [email protected]