Mercyful Fate Announces First North American Headlining Tour In Over Two Decades

Heavy metal icons Mercyful Fate today announce their first North American headlining tour in over two decades! The journey will commence on October 25th in Dallas, Texas and weave its way through fourteen cities, closing on November 16th in Atlanta, Georgia. The tour follows the band’s stunning headlining performance at this year’s edition of Psycho Las Vegas.

Vocalist King Diamond says, “These will be the first Mercyful Fate concerts in North American theaters in over twenty years. Memories of a lifetime. Your special chance to see Mercyful Fate with the full European festival production, but up close and personal. You cannot miss this… I hereby respectfully invite you to Come To The Sabbath by which you may free your soul and feast with us in the dark Of Night. Witches and Demons, you may come as you are! Satanic Regards – King Diamond 666.”

Support for Mercyful Fate will be provided by Kreator and labelmates, Midnight. Various presales are available throughout the week:

Citi Presale: Tuesday, September 6th @ 11:00am ET | Password: Citi BINs

Mercyful Fate Fan Club Presale: Tuesday, September 6th @ 12:00pm ET | Password: EVIL

Ticketmaster Presale: Wednesday, September 7th @ 10:00am ET | Password: MELISSA

Live Nation Presale: Wednesday, September 7th @ 10:00am local time | Password: VENUE

Blabbermouth Presale: Wednesday, September 7th @ 10:00am local time | Password: SABBATH Presale: Wednesday, September 7th @ 10:00am local time | Password: OATH

All presales end Thursday, September 8th at 10:00pm local time. General onsale date is Friday, September 9th at 10:00am local time at

MERCYFUL FATE w/ Kreator, Midnight:

10/25/2022 Dallas, TX – The Factory

10/27/2022 Phoenix, AZ – Arizona Financial Theatre 

10/29/2022 Inglewood, CA – Youtube Theater

10/30/2022 Wheatland, CA – Hard Rock Live Sacramento

11/01/2022 Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium

11/03/2022 Gary, IN – Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana

11/04/2022 Cincinnati, OH – The Andrew J. Brady Music Center

11/05/2022 Detroit, MI – Masonic

11/08/2022 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore Silver Spring

11/10/2022 Brooklyn, NY – Kings Theater

11/11/2022 Laval, QC – Place Bell

11/13/2022 Boston, MA – MGM Music Hall At Fenway

11/14/2022 Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore Philadelphia

11/16/2022 Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle

Mercyful Fate is currently working on a new album and recently gave fans a taste of the new material when they debuted a song called “The Jackal Of Salzburg” in Germany this past June as well as at Psycho Las Vegas. The band’s current lineup is King Diamond on vocals, Hank Shermann and Mike Wead on guitars, Bjarne T. Holm on drums and Joey Vera on bass.