The Wiltern | Los Angeles, California
The Grammy-nominated power metal legends DRAGONFORCE are coming to Los Angeles this fall. They’re bringing their unique sound and epic compositions to The Wiltern on Sunday 19th November 2023!
DragonForce Promises a night filled with powerful anthems and lightning-fast guitar solos expertly crafted by the virtuosic duo - Herman Li and Sam Totman. The tour comes fresh off the heels of the band's upcoming album and new signing with Napalm Records. It will feature special guests Amaranthe, Nanowar of Steel, and Edge of Paradise.
"We've prepared a new setlist with some brand new songs that will be released before the tour begins. Alongside these, we'll also be playing some older songs that haven't been in our setlist for a long time, as well as some classic favorites that are a must." - band guitarist Herman Li
Circle your calendars, secure your tickets now and rock out with these legends!
Hailing from London in the late 90s, DragonForce has stolen the hearts of audiences in every corner of the globe with smash hit records and iconic singles, such as the platinum-selling anthem "Through the Fire and Flames." Making a name for themselves for their epic compositions made up of masterful and lightning-fast guitar solos, the band draws influences from a variety of metal styles, fantasy worlds, and video games. The five-piece ensemble consists of Herman Li (guitar), Sam Totman (guitar), Marc Hudson (vocals), Alicia Vigil (bass), and Gee Anzalone (drummer).
Fans can expect a unique blend of eighties rock influences with electric sing-along choruses and uplifting tunes. The tour is set to shine the spotlight on DragonForce’s greatest and latest hits. "We've prepared a new setlist with some brand new songs that will be released before the tour begins. Alongside these, we'll also be playing some older songs that haven't been in our setlist for a long time, as well as some classic favorites that are a must." - band guitarist Herman Li
Joining the group on the stage will be the legendary Swedish heavy metal band Amaranthe, best known for their iconic fourth studio album, Maximalism, released in 2016. Also joining DragonForce will be the Italian comedy metal band Nanowar of Steel and the LA rock band Edge of Paradise.
Nanowar of Steel consists of band members: Potowotominimak (Carlo Alberto Fiaschi / lead vocals), Mr. Baffo (Raffaello Venditti / co-lead vocals, miscellaneous sound effects), Mohammed Abdul (Valerio Storch / guitars, keyboards, backing vocals), Gattopanceri666 (Edoardo Carlesi / bass), and Uinona Raider (Alessandro Milone / drums, backing vocals). Meanwhile, the current members of Edge of Paradise are Margarita Monet (vocals), Dave Bates (lead guitar), David Ruiz (rhythm guitar), Kenny Lockwood (bass) and Jamie Moreno (drums).
Get ready to witness this insane lineup blow the roof of the Wiltern Theatre. Located at the corner of Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles, this 12-story landmark is the perfect backdrop for a night of power anthems! What are you waiting for? Grab your tickets now before it’s too late!