The Finnish band will kick off the 10-date run May 4th in Toronto, and wrap up with a two-night stint May 20th and 21st at The Wiltern in Los Angeles. Beast in Black will support the full run, with tickets available here.
The dates are part of Nightwish’s Human :||: Nature world tour, so expect to hear plenty of fresh material off the new album, as well as some classics. Human :||: Nature marked the band’s ninth studio album and arrived in April 2020.
In related news, former Nightwish vocalist Anette Olzon released a new solo album, Strong, last month, and will be featured in Heavy Consequence‘s “Beyond the Boys’ Club” column later this month. Original Nightwish singer Tarja Turunen was also also recently featured in Beyond the Boys Club.
Nightwish’s current vocalist is Floor Jansen officially joined the band in 2013. Human :||: Nature is the band’s second album with Jansen, following 2015’s Endless Forms Most Beautiful.
See the dates and promo video for Nightwish’s 2022 tour below.
Nightwish 2022 North American Tour Dates:
05/04 – Toronto, ON @ History
05/06 – Montreal, QC @ Mtelus
05/07 – Lowell, MA @ Tsongas Arena
05/08 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
05/10 – Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore
05/12 – Chicago, IL @ Radius
05/13 – St. Paul, MN @ The Fillmore
05/15 – Denver, CO @ Mission Ballroom
05/18 – San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield
05/20 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
05/21 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern