Gojira Announce 2021 American Tour Dates with Knocked Loose and Alien Weaponry

Photo by Gabrielle Duplantier

Last week saw French experimental groove metallers Gojira release Fortitude, their most accessible and nuanced album to date. Now, the band are celebrating by announced a North American tour for this October, with hardcore upstarts Knocked Loose and New Zealand Maori metallers Alien Weaponry taking part.

“We’ve all been itching to go overseas,” said Alien Weaponry, and it’s awesome to finally be able to tour abroad again. Gojira are one of our favorite bands, and we are super stoked to have been asked. See you all there!”

Catch the bands at one of the following upcoming dates:

10/11 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Union
10/13 – Kansas City, MO @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
10/14 – Wichita, KS @ The Cotillion
10/15 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
10/17 – New Orleans, LA @ Civic Theatre
10/19 – Tampa, FL @ Jannus Live
10/20 – Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live
10/22 – Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works
10/23 – Asheville, NC @ Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
10/25 – Albany, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
10/27 – Portland, ME @ State Theatre
10/28 – Rochester, NY @ Main Street Armory
10/29 ­- Cleveland, OH @ The Agora

If October is too long to wait for Gojira, catch the band on tour with Deftones and Poppy later this year:

8/12 ­– Minneapolis, MN @ The Armory
8/14 – Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom
8/15 – Sterling Heights, MI @ Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill
8/17 – Chicago, IL @ Huntington Bank Pavilion
8/19 – Toronto, ON, Canada @ RBC Echo Beach
8/20 – Laval, QC, Canada @ Place Bell
8/21 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
8/23 – Boston, MA @ Agganis Arena
8/24 – New York, NY @ The Rooftop at Pier 17
8/27 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Met Philadelphia
8/28 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summerstage
8/29 – Washington, DC @ The Anthem
8/31 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Petersen Events Center, University of Pittsburgh
92 – Indianapolis, IN @ Amphitheater at White River State Park
9/3 – Nashville, TN @ Nashville Municipal Auditorium
9/4 – Atlanta, GA @ Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park
9/6 – Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
9/7 – Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall
9/8 – San Antonio, TX @ AT&T Center
9/10 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
9/11 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheatre
9/14 – Phoenix, AZ @ Arizona Federal Theatre
9/17 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
9/18 – San Francisco, CA @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
9/21 – Seattle, WA @ WAMU Theater
9/22 – Portland, OR @ Theatre of the Clouds at Moda Center

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Words by Chris Krovatin