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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
Wed1/20Omaha, NECenturyLink Center
**Thu1/21Sioux Falls, SDBadlands
Fri1/22Chicago, ILUnited Center
**Sat1/23Madison, WIThe Sett (University of Wisconsin)
Mon1/25Minneapolis, MNTarget Center
Wed1/27Winnipeg MNMTS Centre
**Thu1/28Saskatoon, SKO’Brians Events Centre
Sat1/30Edmonton, ABRexall Centre
Mon2/1Calgary, ABScotiabank Saddledome
Wed2/3Vancouver, BCRogers Arena
**Thu2/4Portland, ORWonder Ballroom
**Fri2/5Spokane, WAKnitting Factory Concert House
Sat2/6Tacoma, WATacoma Dome
**Mon2/8San Francisco, CAThe Regency Ballroom
Tue2/9San Jose, CASAP Pavilion
Thu2/11Los Angeles, CAThe Forum
Sat2/13Las Vegas, NVMandalay Bay Events Center
**Fri2/12Santa Ana, CAThe Observatory
Mon2/15Denver, COPepsi Center
Wed2/17Kansas City, MOSprint Center
**Thu2/18Nashville, TNCannery Ballroom
Fri2/19Detroit, MIThe Palace of Auburn Hills
Sun2/21Hamilton, ONFirstOntario Centre
Tue2/23Montreal, QCBell Centre
**Wed2/24Portland, MEAsylum
Thu2/25New York, NYMadison Square Garden
Sat2/27New York, NYMadison Square Garden
**indicates Rival Sons headlining shows
Australia/New Zealand – with Black Sabbath
Fri4/15Perth, AUPerth Arena
Sun4/17Adelaide, AUEntertainment Centre
Tue4/19Melbourne, AURod Laver Arena
Sat4/23Sydney, AUAllphones Arena
Mon4/25Brisbane, AUEntertainment Centre
Thu4/28Auckland, NZVector Arena
Sat4/30Dunedin, NZForsyth Barr Stadium
Europe – with Black Sabbath
Wed6/1Budapest, HungaryGroupama Arena
Wed6/8Berlin, GermanyWaldebuhne
Mon6/13Verona, ItalyArena Di Verona
Wed6/15Zurich, SwitzerlandHallenstadon
Sun6/19Clisson, FranceHellfest
Sat6/25Copenhagen, DECopenhell
Tue6/28Vienna, AustriaStadthalle
Thu6/30Prague, Czech Rep.02 Arena
Sat7/2Krakow, PolandTauron Arena
Tue7/5Riga, LatviaRiga Arena
Sat7/9Stockholm, SwedenMonsters of Rock
Tue7/12Moscow, RussiaOlympisky Arena
North America – with Black Sabbath
Wed8/17Wantagh, NYNikon at Jones Beach Theater
Fri8/19Camden, NJSusquehanna Bank Center
Sun8/21Bristow, VAJiffy Lube Live
Tue8/23Holmdel, NJPNC Bank Arts Center
Thu8/25Boston, MAXfinity Center
Sat8/27Uncasville, CTMohegan Sun Arena
Mon8/29Toronto, ONMolson Canadian Amphitheatre
Wed8/31Detroit, MIDTE Energy Music Theater
**Thu9/1Cleveland, OHGrog Shop
Fri9/2Indianapolis, INKlipsch Music Center
Sun9/4Chicago, ILHollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Wed9/7Dallas, TXGexa Energy Pavilion
Fri9/9Albuquerque, NMIsleta Amphitheater
Sun9/11Salt Lake City, UTUSANA Amphitheater
Tue9/13Ridgefield, WASunlight Supply Amphitheater
Thu9/15Oakland, CAOracle Arena
Sat9/17Las Vegas, NVMGM Grand Garden Arena
Mon9/19Hollywood, CAHollywood Bowl
Wed9/21Phoenix, AZAK-Chin Pavilion

Click here for tickets and information.

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