Andrew W.K. to DJ on Black Sabbath’s upcoming North American tour

Everyone’s favorite world record-breaking party animal Andrew W.K. has announced he will be supporting Black Sabbath on their upcoming North American tour by kicking off every show with a DJ set, which will apparently feature “a rabble-rousing selection of classic riffs, heavy jams, and crowd pleasing favorites spanning every era of hard rock and metal.”

When asked how he felt about being chosen as the opening act on the tour, W.K. replied:

“I’m just shocked. It’s just the most incredible dream come true! This is the greatest honor I could be given. I remember when the phone rang and I first heard that Black Sabbath wanted me to be their exclusive opening act. I was really in a state of disbelief – almost sick with amazement and excitement. It took about 3 days until I fully mastered the reality of this opportunity and realized it was really going to happen. Black Sabbath’s music changed my life from the first time I heard it, and this tour will change my life all over again. I couldn’t be more thankful or humbled by this one-in-a-billion miracle. Can this really be real!? What kind of adventure will this be!?”

Click here to check out the dates and locations the (most-likely overpriced) tour will be stopping at.

Andrew W.K. last released a deluxe edition of his groundbreaking debut “I Get Wet” through Century Media. I don’t know what the hell Black Sabbath last released. Shit, I didn’t even know they were still a band!

Tour Dates/Locations:
July 25, 2013 – Woodlands, Texas – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
July 27, 2013 – Austin, Texas – Frank Erwin Center
July 29, 2013 – Tampa, Florida – Live Nation Amphitheatre
July 31, 2013 – West Palm Beach, Florida – Cruzan Amphitheatre
August 2, 2013 – Bristow, Virginia – Jiffy Lube Live
August 4, 2013 – Holmdel, New Jersey – PNC Bank Arts Center
August 6, 2013 – Clarkston, Michigan – DTE Energy Music Theatre
August 8, 2013 – Uncasville, Connecticut – Mohegan Sun Arena
August 10, 2013 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Wells Fargo Center
August 12, 2013 – Mansfield, Massachusetts – Comcast Center
August 14, 2013 – Toronto, Canada – Air Canada Center
August 16, 2013 – Tinley Park, Illinois – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
August 18, 2013 – Noblesville, Indiana – Klipsch Music Center
August 22, 2013 – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Rogers Arena
August 24, 2013 – George, Washington – Gorge Amphitheatre
August 26, 2013 – Mountain View, California – Shoreline Amphitheatre
August 28, 2013 – Irvine, California – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
August 30, 2013 – Pheonix, Arizona – US Airways Center
September 1, 2013 – Las Vegas, Nevada – MGM Grand Garden Arena
September 3, 2013 – Los Angeles, California – Los Angeles Sports Arena


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