My Chemical Romance have added another date to their 2020 list of shows. They haven’t played a show since their legendary return at the Shrine on Dec. 20. But, we will get to see MCR play again very soon as their next show takes place on March 20 in Melbourne, Australia.
The new date takes place on July 3 in the Czech Republic.
The most recent date that My Chemical Romance added was just last week. The newly added date was a second show in Bonn, Germany at KUNST!RASEN. The first date on July 6 sold out. Originally, some dates were announced for Australia and Japan, then the video “An Offering…” conjured up a U.K. show at Milton Keynes Two more dates were added at Milton Keynes.
Now, in a post similar to the way they’ve announced most of their shows, My Chemical Romance added a new date to their European tour.
The post is the classic skeletal figure from “An Offering…” shrouded in a dark robe.
Last year, Prague Rocks featured rock icons KISS and ZZ Top.
My Chemical Romance’s next show will take place in at Download Festival in Melbourne, AU on March 20. Fans in the U.S will have a tough time grabbing tickets because they sold out so quickly, but there are still opportunities to see the band at festivals such as Riot Fest and Download Festival in Australia and Japan. A full list of dates is below, with the new date in bold.
03/20 – Melbourne, AU @ Melbourne Showgrounds (Download Melbourne)
03/21 – Sydney, AU @ Parramatta Park (Download Sydney)
03/25 – Western Springs, NZ @ The Outer Fields at Western Springs
03/28 – Osaka, JP @ INTEX Osaka
03/29 – Download Japan @ Makuhari Messe Event Hall
06/16 – Cornwall, UK @ Eden Project
06/18 – Milton Keynes, UK @Stadium MK (SOLD OUT)
06/20 – Milton Keynes, UK @ Stadium MK (SOLD OUT)
06/21 – Milton Keynes, UK @ Stadium MK (SOLD OUT)
06/23 – Dublin, IE @ Royal Hospital Kilmainham
07/01 – Sopron, HU @ Volt Festival
07/03 – Prague, CZ @ Prague Rocks
07/04 – Bologna, IT @ Sonic Park Fest
07/06 – Bonn, DE @ KUNST!RASEN (SOLD OUT)
07/07 – Bonn, DE @ KUNST!RASEN
07/11 – Moscow, RU @ Gorky Park
09/09 – Detroit, MI @ Little Caesars Arena (SOLD OUT)
09/11 – St Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center (SOLD OUT)
09/12 – Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest
09/14 – Toronto, ON @ Scotiabank Arena (SOLD OUT)
09/15 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden (SOLD OUT)
09/17 – Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center (SOLD OUT)
09/18 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center (SOLD OUT)
09/20 – Atlanta, GA @ Music Midtown
09/22 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center (SOLD OUT)
09/23 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center (SOLD OUT)
09/26 – Sunrise, FL @ BB&T Center (SOLD OUT)
09/29 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center (SOLD OUT)
09/30 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center (SOLD OUT)
10/02 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center (SOLD OUT)
10/04 – Tacoma, WA @ Tacoma Dome (SOLD OUT)
10/06 – Oakland, CA @ Oakland Arena (SOLD OUT)
10/08 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum (SOLD OUT)
10/10 – Sacramento, CA @ Aftershock Festival
10/11 – Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena (SOLD OUT)
10/13 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum (SOLD OUT)
10/14 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum (SOLD OUT)
10/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum (SOLD OUT)
More My Chemical Romance
Netflix has featured MCR in a series before. The first time we noticed was in the first season of The Umbrella Academy, which is based on the comic book of the same name written by frontman Gerard Way.
Following a description of praise that is hard to make out, Way’s “words” appear to be as follows:
“An incredible read… a revealing portal into the amazing life of Vayna Hargreeves and the way she has lived… I couldn’t put it down!”
“In the Umbrella Academy show, the critical praise on the back of Vanya’s autobiography was written by Gerard,” Reddit user Ignoramus430 says.
Now, Reddit user Tau_the_kid posted revealing that there is a possible MCR reference in another Netflix original.
In the post, they uploaded an image of the poster the reads “My Mild Romance” with flowers flowing underneath the words. The poster can be seen in the 6th episode of Locke & Key around the nine-minute mark.
Other eagle-eyed viewers spied the band reference and shared it on Twitter.
— DinoUnsub (@DinoUnsub) February 9, 2020
— Somaria (@SomariaAli) February 11, 2020
A Twitter user says that the poster is a reference to MCR because Way is the writer of The Umbrella Academy which is also under the same publishing company as Locke & Key, Dark Horse.
The show also names a myriad of cover bands such as Cover Band of Horses (Band Of Horses,) Nerdvana (Nirvana,) the Novemberists (the Decemberists) and Dead Lyft for Cutie (Death Cab for Cutie.) So, it would make a lot of sense if MY Mild Romance was a tribute to My Chemical Romance.
the my mild romance poster on kinseys wall is an ode to mcr right? either bc gerard is a comic writer i think both umbrella academy and locke and key were both dark horse? also bc they go to the cover bands??? may b both
— kealey💀s𝔢𝔢𝔦𝔫g 𝔪𝔠𝔯 (@kealsdaartist) February 8, 2020
My Chemical Romance are no stranger to the silver screen as thier music has actually been used in a couple of films.
One of the band’s most popular tracks, “Helena,” was featured in the 2005 horror film House Of Wax. The band’s cover of Bob Dylan‘s “Desolation Row” for Watchmen was also recorded specifically for the film.
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