Iced Earth announce North American tour with Sanctuary
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For months, fans have been waiting for Florida metal outfit Iced Earth to announce some shows in North America in support of their latest album Incorruptible. While the group unleashed European dates for their world tour, they were busy working out the kinks for a proper trek through their homeland. Today, they finally got the chance to unveil a slew of shows spread across the country.

The tour kicks off on Feb. 22 in Indianapolis, and it will conclude on March 29 in Chicago. Canadian fans are in luck; The band will make their way up north for shows in Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, Quebec City, Montreal, and Toronto. Joining them on this tour are Seattle thrash metal band Sanctuary, who are busy working on their new album Dead Again, and Kill Ritual, who are set to drop their new album All Men Shall Fall early next year. Tour dates can be seen below. Tickets go on sale this Friday (Dec. 1) at 10 a.m. local time.

Incorruptible is the follow up to Iced Earth's 2014 album Plagues of Babylon. The 10 track album, which was produced by guitarist Jon Schaffer, is their second to reach the Top 50 with its debut at number 42.

Iced Earth tour dates

Feb. 22 - Indianapolis, IN - Deluxe
Feb. 23 - CIncinnati, OH - Bogarts
Feb. 24 - Louisville, KY - Mercury Ballroom
Feb. 25 - Milwaukee, WI - Turner Ballroom
Feb. 26 - Minneapolis, MN - Music Hall
Feb. 27 - Omaha, NE - Sokol Underground
Feb. 28 - Denver, CO - Summit Music Hall
March 2 - Edmonton, AB - Starlite Room
March 3 - Calgary, AB - Marquee Beer Market & Stage
March 4 - Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw Theater
March 5 - Seattle, WA - El Corazon
March 7 - Sacramento, CA - Ace of Spades
March 8 - Los Angeles, CA - Belasco Theater
March 9 - San Diego, CA - House of Blues
March 10 - Anaheim, CA - Parish - House of Blues
March 11 - Phoenix, AZ - The Pressroom
March 13 - San Antonio, TX - Aztec Theatre
March 14 - Dallas, TX - House of Blues
March 15 - Houston, TX - House of Blues
March 16 - New Orleans, LA - Parish - House of Blues
March 17 - Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade
March 18 - Charlotte, NC - Underground
March 19 - Baltimore, MD - Baltimore Soundstage
March 21 - Wilmington, DE - The Queen
March 22 - New York, NY - Gramercy Theatre
March 23 - Boston, MA - Brighton Music Hall
March 24 - Quebec City, QC - Imperial Bell
March 25 - Montreal, QC - Corona Theater
March 26 - Toronto, ON - Phoenix Theater
March 27 - Cleveland, OH - Cambridge Room - House of Blues
March 28 - Detroit, MI - St. Andrew's Hall
March 29 - Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge