[Photos by: Johan Carlén]

Avatar will be headed out on tour in North America and Europe/UK next year, and they’ve announced—in the most Avatar way—that Hellzapoppin Circus Sideshow Revue, the “world renown theatrical rock ’n’ roll circus stunt show,” will be joining them.

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The band’s tour kicks off in January in Columbus, OH, saying it’s the “event of the unusual and strange” that’ll be coming to your town. In their “official broadcast,” they explain that they’ve unveiled the identities of the four men joining the band on tour starting in the U.S.

Watch their video update below:

And check out their full list of cities and dates below.


Jan-06 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall

Jan-07 Toronto, ON The Opera House

Jan-09 Montreal, QC Astral

Jan-11 New York, NY Gramercy Theatre

Jan-12 Boston, MA Brighton

Jan-13 Baltimore, MD Baltimore Soundstage

Jan-14 Philadelphia, PA Theatre Of Living Arts

Jan-16 Louisville, KY Mercury Ballroom

Jan-17 Atlanta, GA The Buckhead Theatre

Jan-18 New Orleans, LA House of Blues

Jan-19 Houston, TX House of Blues

Jan-20 Dallas, TX House of Blues

Jan-21 San Antonio, TX Aztec

Jan-23 Tempe, AZ The Marquee

Jan-24 Los Angeles, CA Regent Theater

Jan-25 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades

Jan-26 Boise, ID Knitting Factory

Jan-27 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory

Jan-28 Seattle, WA Studio Seven

Jan-30 Salt Lake City, UT The Complex

Jan-31 Denver, CO The Summit Music Hall

Feb-01 Lincoln, NE Bourbon Theatre

Feb-02 Chicago, IL The Bottom Lounge

Feb-03 Green Bay, WI Sand Lot

Feb-05 Lawrence, KS Granada

Feb-07 Detroit, MI St. Andrew's Hall

Feb-08 Cleveland, OH House Of Blues

Feb-09 Indianapolis, IN Deluxe

Feb-10 Milwaukee, WI The Rave II

Feb-11 Grand Rapids, MI Intersection

Mar-13 Utrecht, Netherlands Tivoli Vredenburg

Mar-14 Paris, France Trianon

Mar-15 Lille, France Lille / Le Splendid- (Les Paradis Artificiels Festival)

Mar-16 London, UK Islington Assembly Hall

Mar-17 Sint-Niklaas, Belgium De Casino

Mar-18 Köln, Germany Luxor

Mar-20 Reims, France La Cartonnerie

Mar-21 Nîmes, France Paloma

Mar-22 Cognac, France West Rock

Mar-23 Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain Sala Sanatana 27

Mar-24 Madrid, Spain Sala Mon Live

Mar-25 Barcelona, Spain Sala Bikini

Mar-26 Villeurbanne, France Le Transbordeur

Mar-27 Genève, Switzerland L'Usine

Mar-28 Zurich, Switzerland Dynamo

Mar-29 Milan, Italy Alcatraz

Apr-1 Munich, Germany Technikum

Apr-2 Prague, Czech Republic Lucerna Music Bar

Apr-3 Berlin, Germany Bi Nuu

Apr-4 Hamburg, Germany Gruenspan

Apr-5 Copenhagen, Denmark Pumpehuset

Apr-6 Stockholm, Sen Klubben Fryshuset

Apr-7 Göteborg, Sen Trädgår'n

Where will you be seeing Avatar on tour? Let us know in the comments below!