Set to Headline Metal Blade Records
Third and Final 40th Anniversary Show
at House of Blues Las Vegas on October 5th
Fit For An Autopsy and Label-Mates Visigoth to Support
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE is the headline act performing at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV for the 40th Anniversary of Metal Blade Records. The show is scheduled for, October 5th, 2022 and is the sole live music venue celebrating Metal Blade Records’ milestone.
Tickets will be on sale Friday, July 22 at 10 am local time HERE and Live Nation’s Presale will be available to fans Wednesday, July 20 at 10 am PT thru Thursday, July 21 at 10 pm PT.
“We are super happy to be celebrating our 40th year with our friends in Killswitch Engage, Fit For an Autopsy, and Visigoth! I hope you can all come to celebrate with us!!!” comments Brian Slagel
“I can’t imagine where music or my journey as a musician would be without Metal Blade Records,” adds Killswitch Engage vocalist Jesse Leach. “I can speak for the band when I say we are stoked and absolutely honored to be a part of the 40th-anniversary celebration! Killer lineup and a legendary milestone for Metal music around the world! Massive respect and love to Brian Slagel for all he has done for music and for Killswitch!“
In other news:
On September 17th a separate Metal Blade Records 40th Anniversary show will take place at The Space in Las Vegas featuring the legendary Sacred Reich, an integral part of the thrash movement still churning out classics on Metal Blade. Tickets are available here: https://thespacelv.com/event/sacred-reich/
There are still some tickets available for fans to tour the Metal Blade Records Museum, which is not yet open to the public, located in Las Vegas, NV. The museum will be open for one day, Wednesday, July 20, from 12 pm to 5 pm. Guests will be able to take a self-guided tour of the heavy metal museum though, Metal Blade Records’ founder himself, Brian Slagel, will treat guests arriving at 12 noon to a guided tour. Tickets are available HERE.
Fans not in the Las Vegas area can still get a glimpse inside of the museum by checking out the videos at the links below. Part 3 of the Museum Tour series is set to go live later this summer.