Anthrax and Killswitch Engage team for 2017 spring tour of North America

Anthrax and Killswitch Engage will join forces for a spring romp across North America. The powerful bill - dubbed "Killthrax" -  will rock its across the U.S. and Canada from late March through early May.

Anthrax made the announcement via an update posted on Dec. 14 at their official Facebook page. The thrash metal legends and the metalcore pioneers will be supported by very special guests The Devil Wears Prada for the 27- city coast to coast trek.

The Killthrax Tour will launch March 29 in Montclair, New Jersey, at The Wellmont Theatre.  The spring excursion will stop in numerous major cities, including dates in Philadelphia, Toronto, Seattle and Denver before wrapping up May 7 at Boston's House of Blues.

Select presales begin Wed., Dec. 14 at 1:00 p.m. EST. Tickets go on sale to the public beginning Fri., Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. local time. For more information, click here or here.

"I am so excited about these upcoming shows with our old friends Killswitch Engage, writing Anthrax founding member Scott Ian. “Get out your pit pants and start stretching now for all the glorious action and fun!"

Anthrax are touring in continued support of their 11th studio album For All Kings, released Feb. 26 via Megaforce. Produced by Jay Ruston, the album features 11 tracks and is available here in CD, digital and vinyl formats.

Killswitch Engage will continue to promote their 7th album Incarnate, which dropped March 11 via Roadrunner. The release features a dozen tracks and can be purchased here in CD, digital and vinyl formats.

The Devil Wears Prada's last studio effort was 2015's Transit Blues. Recorded on their new label Rise Records, it features 11-tracks and is available here in multiple formats here.

Anthrax recently headlined at the Epiphone Revolver Music Awards held Dec. 13 held in New York at Webster Hall. The band was nominated in six categories and scored an innovator award.

See below for the complete schedule of The Killthrax Tour. Tickets for elect shows will be available at AXS.

For the latest details on Anthrax, click here. For more information on Killswitch Engage or The Devil Wears Prada, click here and here.

March 29 – Montclair, N.J., The Wellmont Theater
March 30 – Columbus, Ohio, Express Live!
March 31 – Saint Charles, Ill., Arcada Theatre (Anthrax only)
March 31 – Knoxville, Tenn., The International (Killswitch Engage only)
April 1 – Manistee, Mich., Little River Casino Resort (Anthrax only)
April 1 – Norfolk, Va., The NorVa (Killswitch Engage only)
April 3 – Silver Spring, Md., The Fillmore Silver Spring
April 4 – Wallingford, Conn., The Dome At Toyota Presents The Oakdale Theatre
April 5 – Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory
April 7 – Grand Rapids, Mich., 20 Monroe Live
April 8 – Detroit, Mich., The Fillmore Detroit
April 9 – Pittsburgh, Pa., Stage AE
April 11 – Raleigh, N.C., The Ritz
April 12 – Atlanta, Ga., The Tabernacle
April 13 – Lake Buena Vista, Fla., House Of Blues
April 15 – Austin, Texas, Grizzly Hall (Texas Independence Festival)
April 16 – Pharr, Texas, Boggus Ford Events Center
April 17 – Houston, Texas, House Of Blues
April 18 – Dallas, Texas, House Of Blues
April 20 – Tempe, Ariz., The Marquee
April 22 – Los Angeles, Calif., The Wiltern
April 23 – San Francisco, Calif., The Fillmore
April 25 – Seattle, Wash., Showbox SoDo
April 26 – Portland, Ore., Roseland Theater
April 28 – Denver, Colo., Fillmore Auditorium
April 29 – Omaha, Neb., Sokol Auditorium / Underground
April 30 – Kansas City, Mo., Arvest Bank Theatre At The Midland
May 1 – St. Louis, Mo., The Pageant
May 3 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
May 5 – Huntington, N.Y., The Paramount
May 6 – Clifton Park, N.Y., Upstate Concert Hall
May 7 – Boston, Mass., House Of Blues Boston