Avenged Sevenfold to play Israel in June

American hard rockers will stop in Rishon Lezion as part of European tour.

Avenged Sevenfold (photo credit: RAFA ALCANTARA)
Avenged Sevenfold
(photo credit: RAFA ALCANTARA)
Popular American band Avenged Sevenfold, or A7X, will be performing in Israel for the first time this June.
The five-member group will take the stage in Rishon Lezion’s Live Park on June 26 for their thousands of metalhead fans.
A Facebook page calling for the band to play in Israel has more than 9,000 followers, who will be extremely happy this summer.
Avenged Sevenfold - Hail To The King [Official Music Video] (YouTube/Avenged Sevenfold)
The band, founded in 1999, has released seven studio albums and was nominated for a Grammy this year. Their most popular songs over the years include “Almost Easy,” “Nightmare” and “Hail to the King.”
The band will be stopping in Israel on a worldwide tour that also takes them to Germany, Finland, France, Spain, Italy and more.
Tickets go on sale on Sunday for fan club members and on Monday morning for everyone else. Seats on the grass are NIS 325 while a ticket to the golden ring is NIS 425. They will be available at tmisrael.co.il