Trois-Rivières, April 18, 2022 - Exclusively in Quebec, the Corporation des Évènements de Trois-Rivières, Live Nation and Heavy Montreal are proud to present the metal concert featuring the bands Anthrax and Black Label Society. These legends of American thrash metal will offer a fiery performance on the main stage of the Cogeco Amphitheatre in Trois-Rivières on August 24, 2022.
Contributing to the emergence of thrash metal in the mid and late 1980s, Anthrax and Black Society Label will surely offer a memorable evening to the province's biggest metal fans.
To kick off the evening, Quebec band Sword, followed by Hatebreed, will heat up the amphitheatre starting at 6:00 p.m.
Anthrax is an American heavy metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by rhythm guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker. The band is considered one of the leaders of the 1980s thrash metal scene and is one of the Big Four of the genre, along with Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer.
About Black Label Society
Black Label Society is an American heavy metal band formed in Los Angeles in 1998 by guitarist/vocalist Zakk Wylde. To date, the band has released eleven studio albums, two live albums, two compilation albums, one EP and three video albums.
For the first time at the Cogeco Amphitheatre, general admission tickets will be available at the front of the stage for a unique experience! Seating will also be available when tickets go on sale.
The Anthrax & Black Label Society concert will take place on August 24, 2022 at the Cogeco Amphitheatre in Trois-Rivières. Tickets, starting at $43,86 (plus taxes), go on sale Friday, April 22, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. and are available at www.amphitheatrecogeco.com, at the J.-Antonio Thompson Hall box office and at 819 380-9797 or 1 866 416-9797 from Monday to Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
About the Cogeco Amphitheatre
Located at the confluence of the Saint-Maurice and St. Lawrence rivers, the amphitheatre is an exceptional performance venue that opened in the summer of 2015. With 3,500 covered seats and a capacity for an additional 5,500 people on its grassy esplanade, this unique cultural facility hosts a varied program of international artists each year, in addition to being the summer home of Cirque du Soleil, which presents exclusive shows highlighting the universe of Quebec artists. All program details are available at amphitheatrecogeco.com.