Breaking Benjamin announced today that they will embark on their first-ever European tour this spring. The multi-platinum band led by founder and creative visionary, Ben Burnley, are excited to make their way to perform for fans overseas. Touring in support of their latest release, Dark Before Dawn, which debuted at #1 on Billboards Top 200 in the U.S. and dominated U.S. rock radio. The album peaked on itunes at #1 in 5 countries, #5 in 15 countries and Top 10 in 25 countries.
Dark Before Dawn marks the first original music from Breaking Benjamin since the release of Dear Agony in 2009 and marks a new era for the acclaimed band as Burnley is joined by guitarists Jasen Rauch (Red) and Keith Wallen (Adelitas Way), bassist Aaron Bruch, and drummer Shaun Foist (Picture Me Broken).
Fans around the world have long-awaited the arrival of Breaking Benjamin, who have yet to tour abroad. The initial list of tour dates is below, with additional dates to be announced soon. Tickets go on-sale January 26th and VIP packages will be available, for more information go to: Breakingbenjamin.com.
\”Breaking Benjamin is excited beyond words to finally be going to Europe, we want to give a huge thanks to all of our fans who have eagerly awaited the band overseas and have supported us through all these years! We also hope to welcome many more Breaking Benjamin fans to the family .. See you out there!!! ROCK ON!!!\”
BREAKING BENJAMIN EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
5/29/16 Amsterdam, NL at Melkweg (The Max)
5/30/16 Berlin, DE at Huxleys
6/6/16 Zurich, CH at X-Tra
6/7/16 Milan, IT at Magazzini Generali
6/12/16 Donnington, UK at Download Festival
6/14/16 Hamburg, DE at Docks
6/16/16 Minsk, BY atÂ SportsÂ Palace
6/17/16 Moscow, RU at Stadium Live
6/18/16 St Petersburg, RU at A2
6/20/16 – Stockholm, SE at Debaser Medis