Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Kamelot hit the worlwide charts

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More Chart news, this time from Kamelot.......

Symphonic Metal masters Kamelot have massively hit the worldwide charts with their brand new album "Haven" – out now on Napalm RecordsA stunning release of a monumental record - going straight up to the #1 position on Billboard Hard Rock Album Charts as well as #1 CMJ Loud Rock Charts, selling 7900 units in the first week in the US.

KAMELOT mastermind Thomas Youngblood states:
“This is a first in KAMELOT’s history and we’re obviously very proud and happy about it. I’d like to thank all the fans for your amazing support, thanks for your great feedback on Haven and the Insomnia video as well – stay tuned as we have more of these coming up in the next months! See you somewhere on tour in 2015!”

All chart entries read as follows:

#1       US Top Hard Rock Albums*
#3       US Top Hard Music Albums
#3       Sweden Rock / Metal
#4       Canada Hard Music Charts
#4       Finland Indie Charts
#5       UK Rock & Metal Album
#12     Finland*
#14     Germany*
#18     UK Indie Album
#23     Netherlands*
#24     Switzerland
#28     Japan*
#41     Austria*
#43     Norway
#44     Sweden
#68     Canada*
#73     Spain
#73     Belgium
#75     US Top 200 Billboard (7900 units)
#119   UK Official*
#150   France

*highest ever!

Following the release of "Haven", KAMELOT are currently on a massive WORLD TOUR with European Festival shows in the Summer 2015 and numerous shows in September/October 2015 for their biggest European headline tour to date. KAMELOT will then return to the road on the second leg of their North American tour in November & December!

SUMMER SHOWS & FESTIVALS 
27.06.2015 BG – Kavarna / Kavarna Rock Festival
01.07.2015 DE – Aschaffenburg / Colos-Saal
02.07.2015 DE – Hamburg / Markthalle
04.07.2015 RO – Romania / I Am The Rocker Festival
09.07.2015 CZ – Vizovice / Masters Of Rock Festival

EUROPEAN HEADLINING TOUR 
17.09.2015 FR – Paris / La Cigale
18.09.2015 DE – Cologne / Essigfabrik
19.09.2015 CH – Pratteln / Z7 Konzertfabrik
20.09.2015 DE – Bochum / Zeche
24.09.2015 DK – Rødovre / Kulturhuset Viften
25.09.2015 SE – Gothenburg / Trädgår'n
26.09.2015 NO – Oslo / Sentrum Scene
27.09.2015 SE – Stockholm / Debaser Medis
29.09.2015 FI – Jyväskylä / Lutakko
01.10.2015 FI – Joensuu / Kerubi
02.10.2015 FI - Seinäjoki / Rytmikorjaamo
03.10.2015 FI – Helsinki / Circus
05.10.2015 LT – Vilnius / Forum Palace
06.10.2015 PL – Warszawa / Club Progresja
08.10.2015 IT – Milano / Live Music Club
10.10.2015 JP – Tokyo / Loud Park Festival
16.10.2015 NL – Tilburg / Poppodium 013

North American Leg 2 /with Special Guest Dragonforce 
11/13: Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
11/14: Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
11/15: Louisville, KY @ Expo 5
11/17: Charlotte, NC @ Fillmore Charlotte
11/18: Springfield, MD @ The Fillmore
11/20: Hartford, CT @ Webster Theater
11/21: Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
11/22: Quebec City, QC @ Imperial de Quebec
11/24: Buffalo, NY @ The Town Ballroom
11/25: Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theater
11/26: London, ON @ Music Hall
11/27: Cleveland, OH @ Agora Ballroom
11/28: Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
12/1: Spokane, WA  @ Knitting Factory
12/2: Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theater
12/3: Seattle, WA @ Showbox
12/4: Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
12/6: Los Angeles, CA @ Regent Theater
12/7: Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues
12/9: Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
12/10: Houston, TX @ House of Blues
12/12: Tampa, FL @ The Ritz

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