Lamb Of God have announced they will embark on a headlining U.S. tour and host a summer metal retreat this year. A full list of dates and venues can be found below.
The thirty date tour, which will run from May 16 through June 20, comes in support of LOG’s latest album ‘Resolution’ and will also feature Polish technical death metal heavyweights Decapitated. Richmond hardcore punk band Terror will perform on the tour through June 10 with The Acacia Strain slated to play the remaining shows.
Furthermore, Lamb Of God has announced they will host the inaugural ‘Metal on the Mountain’ retreat on July 15 through 19 at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York.
The weeklong retreat, which is limited to 170 fans, will feature activities aimed at musicians and non-musicians alike. The curriculum for the retreat was created by the band and will include guitar and drum clinics with Willie Adler, Mark Morton and Chris Adler; group instrument lessons; songwriting sessions and competitions; nightly jam sessions and band Q&A sessions.
Additionally, guests of the retreat will get to see the premiere of the Lamb of God feature film scheduled for a fall theatrical release and be privy to an intimate Lamb Of God concert on the final night of the retreat.
Other features of the retreat include:
. Longtime band album designer Ken Adams will discuss the creation of Lamb of God albums and T-shirt designs.
. Band tour manager and sound man Brian Griffin will instruct fans on the art of mixing a live metal show.
Non-musical activities will include:
. Motorcycle excursions with bassist John Campbell.
. A seminar on primitive fire building by Randy Blythe.
. Casino night.
All of the fans will enjoy all of the amenities available at the Full Moon Resort.