Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Coheed and Cambria announce metro Detroit date for co-headlining tour with Mastodon

Posted By on Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 1:41 PM

click to enlarge Coheed and Cambria mastermind, Claudio Sanchez. - YAKUB88 / SHUTTERSTOCK
  • yakub88 / Shutterstock
  • Coheed and Cambria mastermind, Claudio Sanchez.

Conceptual prog-rockers Coheed and Cambria are plotting their return to metro Detroit this summer as part of a co-headlining tour with heavy metal band Mastodon.

The "Unheavenly Skye" tour will kick off its 26-date trek across North America on May 28, taking a lap around the U.S. before making a stop in Sterling Heights at Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill. The two headliners will take the stage on Tuesday, June 11 with opening support from Every Time I Die.

The tour will give fans the rare chance to see Grammy-winning artists Mastodon perform their critically acclaimed 2008 album, Crack the Skye in its entirety. Coheed and Cambria will tour in support of the latest chapter of lead man Claudio Sanchez's sci-fi series, The Armory Wars, with material from the band's 2018 concept album Vaxis – Act I: The Unheavenly Creatures

Tickets ($25+) go on sale on Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. and will be available for purchase at 313presents.com.

Get our top picks for the best events in Detroit every Thursday morning. Sign up for our events newsletter.

Tags: , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected].

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Related Locations

Read the Digital Print Issue

January 19, 2022

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In Detroit

© 2022 Detroit Metro Times - Contact Us

Website powered by Foundation