Animals As Leaders & Periphery announce co-headlining tour

When it comes to modern progressive metal, Animals As Leaders and Periphery are two of the biggest names in the field right now. While both outfits have done some short treks together in the past, they've never done embark on a full tour across North America together. Today, they changed that with the announcement of a co-headlining trek.

The tour kicks off on Halloween in Columbus, Ohio, and it will make its way to venues such as the Playstation Theater in New York City on Nov. 9, The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco on Nov. 25, and The Showbox in Seattle on Nov. 29. From Oct. 31 through Nov. 15, Long Island mathcore band Car Bomb will be the opening act. The group will be supporting their latest studio album Meta. From Nov. 17 through Dec. 2, Boston metal act Astronoid will join the tour. They're plugging their latest record Air

You can check out the entire tour routing below. Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Friday (July 28) at 10 a.m. local time. Animals As Leaders' latest studio album The Madness of Many topped the Hard Rock Albums chart. Periphery's latest release Periphery III: Select Difficulty features the Grammy nominated song "The Price Is Wrong".

Animals As Leaders + Periphery Tour Dates

Oct. 31 - Columbus, OH - Newport Music Hall
Nov. 1 - Chicago, IL - The Vic Theatre
Nov. 3 - Grand Rapids, MI - The Intersection
Nov. 4 - Detroit, MI - St. Andrew’s Hall
Nov. 5 - London, ON - London Music Hall
Nov. 7 - Norfolk, VA - The NorVa (click here for tickets)
Nov. 9 - New York, NY - Playstation Theater (click here for tickets)
Nov. 10 - Providence, RI - Lupo’s
Nov. 11 - Philadelphia, PA - The Electric Factory (click here for tickets)
Nov. 12 - Pittsburgh, PA - Stage AE
Nov. 14 - Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade
Nov. 15 - Nashville, TN - Marathon Music Works
Nov. 17 - San Antonio, TX - Alamo City Music Hall
Nov. 18 - Dallas, TX - Gas Monkey Live
Nov. 19 - Houston, TX - White Oak Music Hall
Nov. 21 - Phoenix, AZ - The Marquee
Nov. 22 - Las Vegas, NV - Brooklyn Bowl
Nov. 24 - Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern
Nov. 25 - San Francisco, CA - The Regency Ballroom (click here for tickets)
Nov. 27 - Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom
Nov. 28 - Vancouver, BC - The Commodore Ballroom
Nov. 29 - Seattle, WA - The Showbox (click here for tickets)
Dec. 1 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex (The Grand)
Dec. 2 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre (click here for tickets)