Avenged Sevenfold or (A7x) as they are sometimes known, originated in Huntington Beach, California. The high school band started up in 1999 with the vocalist M. Shadows and guitarist Zacky Vengeance finding their sound by mixing up the metal, pop-punk influences of the Sex Pistols, Johnny Rotten and metal bands like Metallica. Their first MTV music video award for best new artist came in 2006 after a few years on the tour circuit. The release of their debut album, Sounding the Seventh Trumpet in July of 2001 was followed by the Hopeless release Waking the Fallen in 2003. Warner Brothers picked up the band for their 2005 City of Evil as they began to make it in the mainstream music arena performing more and showcasing their music videos on MTV and Fuse. After their single “Bat Country” went to number one on the Billboard charts, the demand for new music sent the band back to the recording studio instead of out on tour. They cancelled their dates and came out with their fourth album; self titled and with the single “Almost Easy” it hit the top of the charts in 2007. Avenged Sevenfold’s latest album, “Nightmare” has the music video “So Far Away” included on DVD. The Uproar festival was a great success for the band this past October, and more festival appearances are in the works. The band has just announced a free concert in December at the HP Pavilion in San Jose. Check out their website for more information about the concert.
Avenged Sevenfold tour dates 2015 United Kingdom
Avenged Sevenfold does not currently have any concerts scheduled in United Kingdom in 2015. If you’re a Avenged Sevenfold fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Atreyu, Slipknot, Papa Roach, Black Veil Brides, My Chemical Romance.
Past Avenged Sevenfold gigs in United Kingdom
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06 Nov 2013
It has been a great week at 5gig HQ following the 2014 Download Festival confirmations every morning, and, we must say, today's announcement came as quite a surprise!The iconic classic rock band let by frontman Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry, Aerosmith, will take the stage at Cas...
05 Nov 2013
The lineup confirmations are starting to roll out for the 2014 Download Festival, everyone's favourite hard rock and metal fest.Just yesterday we found out that American hard rockers Avenged Sevenfold would headliner the first night (Friday, June 13), with Rob Zombie opening things up ...
04 Nov 2013
We rolled into 5gig HQ this chilly, yet sunny Monday morning to find the first two confirmations for the 2014 Download Festival recently announced!It just so happens that the first band announced will headline Friday night (June 13th) at Donington Park will be none other than Avenged ...
07 Jan 2011
So the Christmas season is over, and we´re only halfway into winter, with cold and rainy days but check out what this year´s got in store for us! Here´s a list of all the upcoming 2011 festivals! Which ones will you be going to?Isle of Wight 2011: Tom Jones, KoL, Kasabian, Foo ...