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SUNFLOWER DEAD to Embark on 1st European Tour

Thomas Bellflower May 4, 2015

Long Beach hard rockers, SUNFLOWER DEAD, will make their first trip overseas this summer supporting friends SNOT on a 25-date European tour and cap it with performances opening two dates on KORN’s 20th Anniversary Shows in the United Kingdom in July.  Having recently completed tracking and mixing of their sophomore full-length album with the assistance of producers Dave Fortman (Evanescence, Slipknot, Godsmack, Mudvayne) and Mikey Doling (Snot, Gemini Syndrome), the band is tentatively eyeing a late summer/Fall 2015 release of the effort.  Full tour itinerary below:

June 23 – Gijon, Spain
June 24 – Lisbon, Portugal
June 25 – Loule, Portugal
June 26 – Madrid, Spain
June 27 – Barcelona, Spain
June 28 – TBA, Spain
June 30 – Montpelier, France
July 1 – Milan, Italy
July 2 – Bologna, Italy
July 3 – Treviso, Italy
July 4 – Rome, Italy
July 5 – Lucerne, Switzerland
July 6 – Budapest, Hungary
July 7 – Innsbruck, Austria
July 8 – Cologne, Germany
July 9 – Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 10 – Nantes, France
July 11 – Lille, France
July 12 – Tunbridge Wells, UK
July 13 – Swansea, UK
July 14 – Sheffield, UK
July 15 – Manchester, UK  (Opening for KORN)
July 16 – London, UK  (Opening for KORN)
July 17 – Nuneaton, UK
July 18 – London, UK

Stay tuned for more details coming soon about SUNFLOWER DEAD’s upcoming album, additional overseas tour dates and US Tour dates.

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SUNFLOWER DEAD hail from Long Beach, CA and are no strangers to hard rock and metal scene, as the band is a rebirth of sorts. Three-fifths of the band rise from the ashes of former nationally recognized touring acts DROID and Two Hit Creeper. They are rounded out by additional band members who have toured internationally with Buckethead, In This Moment and Memento. Their former bands have earned national recognition by touring alongside Korn, Linkin Park, HELLYEAH, Five Finger Death Punch, The Family Values Tour & the Vans Warped Tour.



Michael – vocals, piano, accordion

Jaboo – lead guitar

Jamie Teissere – guitar

Leighton “Lats” Kearns – bass

Jimmy Schultz – drums


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