This week in metal and rock includes Blue October at the Sokol Auditorium on the 12th. Also on the 12th Suicidal Tendencies will play in Riverside, California at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium. On the 13th at The Forum in Los Angeles KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas show will happen with bands Rise Against, Linkin Park, Incubus and others. At Irving Plaza in New York City a big tour led by metal band Attila. Finally this week on the 14th Chiodos will be in Poughkeepsie, New York at the Chance Theater
12/12 Blue October at the Sokol Auditorium - Limited Tickets Available
Blue October the alternative rock band most known for their smash single “Hate Me” will play the Sokol Auditorium in Omaha, Nebraska on the 12th. The band most recently released Sway in 2013 but are most known for their 2006 album Foiled with hit singles “Hate Me” and “Into the Ocean” which fans should expect to hear on this tour. Blue October will also play other midwest cities this week with a show on the 11th at the Eagles Club in Milwaukee and on the 13th at the Pageant in St. Louis.
12/14 Chiodos at the Chance Theater - Limited Tickets Available
Post-hardcore act Chiodos are playing the Chance Theater in Poughkeepsie, New York (90 minutes north of NYC) on the 14th. The band put out their fourth album earlier this year entitled Devil. This is the first release and tour with original vocalist Craig Owens and drummer Derrick Frost since 2007’s Bone Palace Ballet. Fans in the area who can’t make it to this show can catch them next week in NYC at Irving Plaza. Chiodos is joined on this tour by We Came As Romans.
12/12 Suicidal Tendencies at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium
Average Ticket Price: $269 | Get-in Price: $53
Thrash band Suicidal Tendencies will play the Riverside Municipal Auditorium on the 12th in Riverside, California. The average ticket price for the show is $269.14 and the lowest get in price is only $53. The band put out 13 last year which was their first album of new material in 13 years. The band recently came off a string of shows opening for Slayer. On the 10th Suicidal Tendencies will be at the Knitting Factory in Reno, Nevada and on the 13th at Hard Rock Live in Las Vegas.
12/13 Attila, Crown the Empire, Like Moths to Flames, & Sworn In at Irving Plaza - Limited Tickets Available
Metalcore bands Attila along with Crown the Empire, Like Moths to Flames and Sworn In will be at Irving Plaza in New York City on the 13th. Like Moths to Flames and Sworn In put out records last year Crown the Empire released The Resistance: Rise of the Empire over the summer and Attila put out Guilty Pleasure last month. The tour will also stop in Philadelphia this week on the 12th at the Theatre of the Living Arts.
12/13 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at the Forum
Average Ticket Price: $230.35 | Get-In: $105
The first night of KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas show at the Forum in Los Angeles will be on December 13th. The show features performances from Rise Against, Linkin Park, Incubus, System of a Down, Bush, and Fall Out Boy. There will be a second night show on the 14th albeit with an entirely different line-up. The average ticket price for 13th is at $230.35 but fans can get in for as low as $105.