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Ozzy_Osbourne_Photo_ 7-23-14“I saw perform–and was very, very impressed. They are one of the best of the up and coming bands in their genre which is why we chose to take them on Black Sabbath’s final tour.”

, January 2016

As gear up to support Black Sabbath on their worldwide final tour, the Long Beach, CA band’scover of Humble Pie’s “Black Coffee” has been selected as the “Coolest Song in the World” on SiriusXM’s “Little Steven’s Underground Garage” for the week of January 11th. It is also is featured as “Coolest Song In The World” on the terrestrial radio syndicated program “Little Steven’s Underground Garage” carried in over 200 markets“Black Coffee” is a highlight of the band’s 2-Disc Tour Edition of their critically acclaimed 2014 album, GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE; the expanded edition was released October 16, 2015 via Earache. Click here to stream “Black Coffee.

 Upon its initial release, the band’s fourth LP GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE stormed onto the charts around the world and was rated the #1 album of 2014 by Classic Rock magazine. The new 2-Disc Tour Edition includes a limited edition CD with a bonus disc featuring six unmissable bonus tracks (full track list below).

Jay Buchanan (vocals), Scott Holiday (guitar), Michael Miley (drums) and Dave Beste (bass)–will hit the road with Black Sabbath as the main support on their 2016 “The End” tour beginning January 20 in Omaha, NE. In addition to supporting Black Sabbath, who handpicked the band for the opening slot, RIVAL SONS will also perform select headlining shows throughout 2016 (see full tour itinerary below).

Formed in 2008, the electrifying rock quartet has supported their four albums with worldwide headlining tours and has landed key support slots for such artists as AC/DC, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Judas Priest, KISS, Slash, Lenny Kravitz and Sammy Hagar. They’ve alsorocked out on some of the world’s biggest stages at festivals such as Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park (Germany), Isle of Wight Festival (UK), Download Festival (UK), Sonisphere (Switzerland) and T in the Park (Scotland). In 2015, they performed with Deep Purple and Halestorm on tour. RIVAL SONS have also performed live on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Late Show With David Letterman and LATER…with Jools Holland (BBC flagship music show).

Don’t miss RIVAL SONS on tour in 2016 in the following cities:


North America – with Black Sabbath
Wed 1/20 Omaha, NE CenturyLink Center
**Thu 1/21 Sioux Falls, SD Badlands
Fri 1/22 Chicago, IL United Center
**Sat 1/23 Madison, WI The Sett (University of Wisconsin)
Mon 1/25 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
Wed 1/27 Winnipeg MN MTS Centre
**Thu 1/28 Saskatoon, SK O’Brians Events Centre
Sat 1/30 Edmonton, AB Rexall Centre
Mon 2/1 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
Wed 2/3 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
**Thu 2/4 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom
**Fri 2/5 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory Concert House
Sat 2/6 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
**Mon 2/8 San Francisco, CA The Regency Ballroom
Tue 2/9 San Jose, CA SAP Pavilion
Thu 2/11 Los Angeles, CA The Forum
Sat 2/13 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
**Fri 2/12 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory
Mon 2/15 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
Wed 2/17 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
**Thu 2/18 Nashville, TN Cannery Ballroom
Fri 2/19 Detroit, MI The Palace of Auburn Hills
Sun 2/21 Hamilton, ON FirstOntario Centre
Tue 2/23 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
**Wed 2/24 Portland, ME Asylum
Thu 2/25 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Sat 2/27 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
**indicates Rival Sons headlining shows
Australia/New Zealand – with Black Sabbath
Fri 4/15 Perth, AU Perth Arena
Sun 4/17 Adelaide, AU Entertainment Centre
Tue 4/19 Melbourne, AU Rod Laver Arena
Sat 4/23 Sydney, AU Allphones Arena
Mon 4/25 Brisbane, AU Entertainment Centre
Thu 4/28 Auckland, NZ Vector Arena
Sat 4/30 Dunedin, NZ Forsyth Barr Stadium
Europe – with Black Sabbath
Wed 6/1 Budapest, Hungary Groupama Arena
Wed 6/8 Berlin, Germany Waldebuhne
Mon 6/13 Verona, Italy Arena Di Verona
Wed 6/15 Zurich, Switzerland Hallenstadon
Sun 6/19 Clisson, France Hellfest
Sat 6/25 Copenhagen, DE Copenhell
Tue 6/28 Vienna, Austria Stadthalle
Thu 6/30 Prague, Czech Rep. 02 Arena
Sat 7/2 Krakow, Poland Tauron Arena
Tue 7/5 Riga, Latvia Riga Arena
Sat 7/9 Stockholm, Sweden Monsters of Rock
Tue 7/12 Moscow, Russia Olympisky Arena
North America – with Black Sabbath
Wed 8/17 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Fri 8/19 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
Sun 8/21 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
Tue 8/23 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
Thu 8/25 Boston, MA Xfinity Center
Sat 8/27 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
Mon 8/29 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
Wed 8/31 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theater
**Thu 9/1 Cleveland, OH Grog Shop
Fri 9/2 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center
Sun 9/4 Chicago, IL Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Wed 9/7 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
Fri 9/9 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater
Sun 9/11 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheater
Tue 9/13 Ridgefield, WA Sunlight Supply Amphitheater
Thu 9/15 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
Sat 9/17 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena
Mon 9/19 Hollywood, CA Hollywood Bowl
Wed 9/21 Phoenix, AZ AK-Chin Pavilion

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