(UPDATE 2/17/16) Nearly a month after the release of their fifteenth studio album Dystopia, metal juggernauts Megadeth will embark on a massive tour in support of the record beginning this weekend. The group will again post a big demand for tickets on the secondary market, and the 25-date North American leg is averaging $98.92 across all shows through the end of next month. Suicidal Tendencies and Children of Bodom will support at most dates.
The group will play its most expensive show at Hollywood Palladium on February 28 at Hollywood Palladium, where tickets average $150.19 and the cheapest ticket is listed for $140. Other top-priced shows include February 26 at Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort ($142.70 avg./$92 get-in) and February 27 at Comerica Theatre ($135.44 avg./$61 get-in).
A February 23 show at Fillmore Auditorium in Colorado will be the cheapest date of tour. That gig currently owns a $68.54 ticket average and $58 get-in price. February 20 at South Side Ballroom at Gilley's in Dallas is the second cheapest show at an average price of $69 and a $60 get-in price.
Megadeth Tap Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom for 'Dystopia' World Tour
(ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED 12/8/15) The thrash continues for Megadeth in 2016. The metal pioneers will embark on their "Dystopia" World Tour in February and are bringing Suicidal Tendencies and Children of Bodom along for the ride. 25 dates are scheduled in the U.S. and Canada between February 20 and March 26, including notable city stops in Dallas, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Calgary, New York, Boston and Quebec.
The tour will support Megadeth's upcoming record, Dystopia, which is slated to hit store across the world January 22. Dystopia is the band's fifteenth studio album and follows 2013's Super Collider.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Friday, December 11 at 12 p.m. and will be preceded by four different pre-sales for Ticketmaster, American Express, VIP and Megadeth's Fan Club. Check out the complete list of tour dates below:
Megadeth 2016 'Dystopia' World Tour Dates
Feb. 20 - Dallas, TX - South Side Ballroom
Feb. 21 - Houston, TX - Bayou Music Center
Feb. 23 - Denver, CO - The Fillmore Auditorium
Feb. 24 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex
Feb. 26 - Las Vegas, NV - The Pearl
Feb. 27 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre
Feb. 28 - Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Palladium
Feb. 29 - San Francisco, CA - The Warfield
Mar. 02 - Honolulu, HI - The Republik (MEGADETH only)
Mar. 03 - Honolulu, HI - The Republik (MEGADETH only)
Mar. 05 - Penticton, BC - South Okanagan Events Centre
Mar. 06 - Calgary, AB - Grey Eagle Resort
Mar. 08 - Dawson Creek, BC - Encana Events Centre
Mar. 09 - Edmonton, AB - Rexall Place
Mar. 10 - Moose Jaw, SK - Mosaic Place
Mar. 13 - Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom
Mar. 15 - Niagara Falls, NY - The Rapids Theatre
Mar. 16 - New York, NY - Terminal 5
Mar. 17 - New York, NY - Terminal 5
Mar. 19 - Bethlehem, PA - Sands Bethlehem Event Center
Mar. 20 - Philadelphia, PA - Electric Factory
Mar. 21 - Boston, MA - House Of Blues
Mar. 23 - Bangor, ME - Cross Insurance Center
Mar. 24 - Quebec, QC - Centre Videotron
Mar. 26 - Sioux Falls, SD - Badlands Pawn