Great News! JamPacked Productions are very happy to announce the South African tour dates for American metalcore band Fit For A King.
There will be three shows accross three cities featuring incredible local supporting acts. In aid of Rocking For Rhinos and other beneficiaries, JamPacked Productions gives YOU the second of five tours aimed at raising R1 million for conservation efforts. Tickets are priced from R200 and are available through www.webtickets.co.za.
In case you did not know, Fit For A King is a metalcore outfit from Dallas, Texas in the USA. The band is signed to Solid State Records and has released 3 full length albums through the label and 1 independently. Their most recent release, Deathgrip, was their most successful yet.
With more than 1.5 million streams in its first week, they also sold just shy of 8,000 copies. Their flexibly is showcased in their ability to tour with a wide scope of acts, from metalcore, to metal, to hardcore. Highlights include supporting acts such as August Burns Red, Beartooth, and participating three times on the Vans Warped Tour.
The result of their agenda is not only a catalogue of commanding metal music, but a compelling and well-built voice, one that rests on the willing shoulders of a band set on being open handed. The Band is composed of Ryan Kirby (on vocals), Bobby Lynge (on guitar), Jared Easterling (on drums) and Ryan O’Leary (on bass / clean vocals).
2018 Fit For A King South African Tour Dates:
- 28 June 2018 – Mercury Cape Town with support from As Time Divides, Atlantic South, Treehouse Burning, Truth & Its Burden, OneDaySky and A Fate Like Yours.
- 29 June 2018 – Arcade Empire, Pretoria with support from Truth & Its Burden, Facing The Gallows, OneDaySky, Riddlebreak and A Fate Like Yours
- 30 June 2018 – Sundowners, Johannesburg with support from Truth & Its Burden, Facing The Gallows, OneDaySky, Riddlebreak and A Fate Like Yours.
If you’re not familiar with their music, crank up their song Deathgrip below:
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