Goatwhore confirmed for OZZFest 2010

New Orleans, Louisiana's sons of American no-frills black metal meets death and roll, Goatwhore, are confirmed to play the second stage on the infamous OZZFest 2010 NA summer tour.

Goatwhore are confirmed to play the second stage on the infamous OZZFest summer tour alongside Black Label Society, Drowning Pool, Kingdom of Sorrow, Skeletonwitch, Saviours, and Kataklysm. OZZFest 2010 will kick off August 14 in San Bernardino, CA (the birthplace of the first OZZFest in 1996) and then make stops in Chicago, IL, Hartford, CT, Camden, NJ, Pittsburgh, PA and Boston, MA.

Goatwhore's 2009 release Carving Out the Eyes of God was met with praise from fans and critics alike and hailed as one of the best metal albums of 2009. Carving Out the Eyes of God broke the Billboard Top 200 chart coming in at #190! In addition to hitting the Top 200 Chart, Carving Out the Eyes of God also debuted on the Billboard Hard Music chart at #33, the Billboard Top New Artist (Heatseekers) Albums chart at #16, and the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart at #34. Goatwhore also carved out a spot for themselves on Canada's charts coming in at #48 on Independent chart and #79 on Hard Chart.

Each OZZFest date will include 13 bands on two stages with music beginning at 1:00 PM. In addition, concert-goers can once again visit the OZZFest 'Village of the Damned' featuring a mix of interactive activities, shopping and entertainment throughout the venue concourses.

OZZFest 2010 tour dates:

14.08.2010 - San Bernardino, CA San Manuel Amphitheater
17.08.2010 - Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheater
19.08.2010 - Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
21.08.2010 - Hartford, CT Comcast Theater
22.08.2010 - Camden, NJ Susquehanna
24.08.2010 - Boston, MA Comcast Center

Tickets for the shows are on available at OZZFest and LiveNation