Dutch death/thrash metallers Legion of the Damned are going to the Southeast region of Asia this 2018 and are set to condemn to hell the Filipino extreme metal music fans.
The band had officially announced on their facebook page last December 11 of this year that they have two confirmed shows in the Philippines, mentioning Davao and Cebu as the main cities that they are going to visit. Just this January 9th of 2018, the band added a Manila leg schedule for their visit here in the country.
With a late addition of a Manila show confirmed by LOTD this March 6th of 2018 at Checkpoint Rock Bar in Paranaque, the band will officially tour the three group of islands in the Philippines. Manila will be the first stop of the band once they arrived in the country before moving to Davao and Cebu. The full band lineup for this event includes Phenomy (thrash metal from Lebanon), Satanas, Rabies, Omenfilth, and Dreaded Mortuary. The pre-selling of tickets is already available at 900.00php while the gate entrance is at 1000.00php. The show will start at 6:00 PM. Eternalfire and Horde ov Misanthrophy Productions will organize Legion of the Damned‘s Manila show, so as the Davao leg. For reservations and further inquiries you can contact Jeff Santos at +639072290535, Ron Datuin at +639461680118, or call (082) 225-4190.
The Davao leg date is scheduled on March 7 of the year 2018 at 8:00 PM, and selling of the tickets had already started. Pre-sell price of the ticket is at 800.00php (with a free limited poster for the first 50 persons to avail the pre-sell), and gate price will be 850.00php. The venue of the show is in CAP Auditorium Davao, which is located at Anda Street corner Rizal Street, Davao City. The full band lineup includes Phenomy (thrash metal from Lebanon), Mass Hypnosia, Armaros, and Perpetrator. Eternalfire and Horde ov Misanthrophy Productions will organize Legion of the Damned‘s Davao show. For reservations and further inquiries you can contact Jeff Santos at +639072290535, Ron Datuin at +639461680118, or call (082) 225-4190.
As for the Cebu leg, Jerry Reyes of Cebu Extreme Music Production had posted a youtube link on his facebook account that featured Legion of the Damned‘s ‘Son of the Jackal’ track, taken from the band’s sophomore full-length album “Sons of the Jackal” under Massacre Records, with a caption saying “Sons of the Jackal 8/3/2018”. Jerry‘s post confirmed that the band will wretched Cebu this March 8, 2018.
A follow up post the next day, which included a poster, assured the fans of the authentication of the upcoming event. The full details of the Cebu leg were announced around 12:00 noon on December 18th, 2017. The full band lineup includes Lebanon’s Phenomy and two of Cebu‘s elite extreme metal titans, Comatose and Astarus. The venue of the said event is in All-Stars Sports Bar which is located at 53 AJ King Building, General Maxilom Avenue, Cebu City (I will update the post as soon as I have confirmation from the organizers about what time will the gates open and what time will the show starts). Pre-sale tickets are already available at Php.800 until February 18th of 2018 and gate tickets will be at Php.1000.
For more inquiries about the Cebu leg of the Legion of the Damned: Damned in the East Asian tour, you can contact sir Jerry Reyes at 09157284740. Cebu Extreme Music Production — with the support of Iron Fist Production, Vent Box Productions, All-Stars Sports Bar, Desert Blast (Dubai), Groove Machine Entertainment, and J-Fhil Construction — made the Legion of the Damned‘s Cebu show possible.