Billy Talent - Afraid of Heights tour
Warner Music Canada recording artists Billy Talent will begin 2017 on a high note, heading out on a coast-to-coast Canadian tour that will take them all the way across the country. Joining the band on tour are fellow Canadian Rockers Monster Truck & The Dirty Nil. For a full list of dates and on sale dates go to BillyTalent.com.
Billy Talent are touring in support of Afraid of Heights, their new studio album. The album, their first in five years, topped the Canadian Neilsen Soundscan Top Albums chart upon its release in late July, marking the fourth consecutive #1 album for the group. In addition to the domestic success, Afraid of Heights also debuted in the top spot in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. What’s more, the lead single “Afraid of Heights” also reached #1 on Canadian Rock Radio, joining “Rusted from the Rain,” Stand up and Run,” and “Surprise Surprise” as chart topping hits for the band. To continue their radio domination, Billy Talent are also released their new single “Louder than the DJ” in conjunction with the tour announcement.
Billy Talent has partnered with Plus 1 on this tour to support 2 Canadian charities. $1 from every ticket sold goes to support MusiCounts, a Canadian non-profit organization that provides schools with musical instruments (www.musicounts.ca) and F.U.MS, a foundation that creates a series of events to support Canadian youth affected by Multiple Sclerosis (turningangerintohope.com/).