American thrash metal legends and genre originators EXODUS are set to unleash their ferocious live show across North America with their “The Battle Of ’24” tour. The trek marks the band’s first headlining run in many years and will feature support from thrash metallers HAVOKmetallic hardcore outfit CANDY and crossover thrashers DEAD HEAT. The tour kicks off on November 2 in Tampa, Florida and will thrash across North America, ultimately concluding on December 7 in Los Angeles, California.

EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt commented: “EXODUS are super stoked to announce ‘The Battle Of ’24’our tour with HAVOK, CANDY and DEAD HEAT. This tour will be raging, and this is our first headlining tour in many years, so we’re excited to dig out some deep cuts as well as play some more songs off of ‘Persona non grata’. Let the battle begin!”

“The Battle Of ’24” tour promises to be a must-see event for metal fans, showcase EXODUS‘s legendary status in the thrash metal scene alongside some of the genre’s most exciting current acts.

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EXODUS “The Battle Of ’24” North American tour with support from HAVOK, CANDY and DEAD HEAT:

Nov. 02 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum (buy tickets)
Nov. 04 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues (buy tickets)
Nov. 05 – Pensacola, FL @ Vinyl Music Hall (buy tickets)
Nov. 06 – Atlanta, GA @ Heaven @ Masquerade (buy tickets)
Nov. 08 – Dallas, TX @ Granada (buy tickets)
Nov. 09 – Austin, TX @ Empire (buy tickets)
Nov. 11 – Denver, CO @ Ogden (buy tickets)
Nov. 13 – Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s (buy tickets)
Nov. 14 – Joliet, IL @ The Forge (buy tickets)
Nov. 15 – Columbus, OH @ King Of Clubs (buy tickets)
Nov. 16 – Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage (buy tickets)
Nov. 17 – Bethlehem, PA @ Wind Creek Event Center (buy tickets)
Nov. 18 – Montreal, QC @ Beanfield Theater (buy tickets)
Nov. 19 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theater (buy tickets)
Nov. 21 – Worcester, MA @ Palladium Upstairs (buy tickets)
Nov. 22 – Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw (buy tickets)
Nov. 23 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Preserving (buy tickets)
Nov. 24 – Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theater (buy tickets)
Nov. 26 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theater (buy tickets)
Nov. 27 – Winnipeg, MB @ Exchange Event Center (buy tickets)
Nov. 29 – Calgary, AB @ Palace Theatre (buy tickets)
Nov. 30 – Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall (buy tickets)
Dec. 02 – Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater (buy tickets)
Dec. 03 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon (buy tickets)
Dec. 04 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne (buy tickets)
Dec. 06 – Berkeley, CA @ UC Theater (buy tickets)
Dec. 07 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent (buy tickets)

EXODUS released its latest album, “Persona non grata”in November 2021 via Nuclear Blast Records. The LP was recorded at a studio in Lake Almanor, California and was engineered by Steve Lagudi and EXODUS. It was produced by EXODUS and was mixed by Andy Sneap.

“Persona non grata” was the follow-up to 2014’s “Blood In Blood Out”which was the San Francisco Bay Area thrashers’ first release since the departure of EXODUS‘s singer of nine years, Rob Dukesand the return of Steve “Zetro” Souzawho previously faced EXODUS from 1986 to 1993 and from 2002 to 2004.

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