CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project from SEPULTURA founding members Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals; also in SOULFLY) and Igor Cavalera (drums) will team up with THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, THROWDOWN, BURY YOUR DEAD and INCITE for a North American tour in July. The first confirmed dates are as follows:
July 17 - Electric Factory - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 18 - Palladium - Worcester, Massachusetts
July 19 - The Fillmore at Irving Plaza - New York, New York
July 20 - The Fillmore at Irving Plaza - New York, New York
July 21 - Rams Head Live - Baltimore, Massachusetts
July 25 - Toronto Island - Wakefest Toronto, Ontario
July 26 - Ozzy Osbourne's Monsters Of Rock - Calgary, Alberta
According to a posting on CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MySpace page, "the select shows for this tour may be [the band's] only performances in the U.S. in support of 'Inflikted' [CC's debut album]."
CAVALERA CONSPIRACY will take part in OZZY OSBOURNE's Monsters Of Rock festival on July 26 at Calgary, Alberta, Canada's McMahon Stadium.
As previously reported, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY will play a one-off show headlining show at the Astoria in London, England on Tuesday, June 17. Tickets for the concert are on sale now at www.livenation.co.uk and are also available from box offices and all usual agents.
"Inflikted" sold 9,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at No. 72 on The Billboard 200 chart.
Max Cavalera was interviewed a few weeks ago by Andrew Haug of Triple J's "Full Metal Racket" (based in Australia). Download the 16-minute audio file in MP3 format at this location (6 MB).
Max and Igor Cavalera took part in a signing session on March 17 at Zia Records in Phoenix, Arizona. A photo gallery of the event can be found at this location.