July 16, 2022

Norwegian Rock outfit LEPROUS continue to tour in promotion of their acclaimed 7th studio album “Aphelion”, which was released last year via InsideOutMusic, and have now announced a comprehensive European headline tour for February/March 2023 with Kalandra in the support role.

The band comments as follows:
Finally we get to do the full “Aphelion” tour in Europe! We’re visiting a big part of the continent this time, and can’t wait to be back on the road in Europe for this massive run!”

LEPROUS are:
Einar Solberg – vocals/keys
Tor Oddmund Suhrke – guitars
Robin Ognedal – guitars
Simen Børven – bass
Baard Kolstad – drums

Here is a list of the exact dates:

LEPROUS – “Aphelion” European Tour 2023 + Kalandra:

01.02.2023 Gothenburg (Sweden) – Pustervik

02.02.2023 Copenhagen (Denmark) – Pumpehuset

03.02.2023 Hamburg (Germany) – Gruenspan

04.02.2023 Cologne (Germany) – Essigfabrik

05.02.2023 Utrecht (The Netherlands) – Tivoli Ronda

07.02.2023 London (UK) – 02 Shepherds Bush Empire

08.02.2023 Glasgow (UK) – Slay

09.02.2023 Manchester (UK) – 02 Ritz

11.02.2023 Bristol (UK) – SWX

12.02.2023 Paris (France) – Salle de Pleyel

13.02.2023 Esch (Luxembourg) – Rockhal

14.02.2023 Lille (France) – Le Splendid

15.02.2023 Rouen (France) – Le 106

16.02.2023 La Roche-sur-Yon (France) – Quai M

17.02.2023 Bordeaux (France) – Rock School Barbey

18.02.2023 Toulouse (France) – Metronum

20.02.2023 Porto (Portugal) – Hard Club

21.02.2023 Lisbon (Portugal) – Ao Vivo

23.02.2023 Madrid (Spain) – La Riviera

24.02.2023 Barcelona (Spain) – Apolo

25.02.2023 Nimes (France) – La Paloma

26.02.2023 Lausanne (Switzerland) – Les Docks

28.02.2023 Ljubljana (Slovenia) – Kino Siska

05.03.2022 Budapest (Hungary) – Barba Negra

07.03.2023 Bratislava (Slovakia) – Majestic

08.03.2023 Prague (Czech Republic) – Palac Akropolis

11.03.2023 Wroclaw (Poland) – A2

17.03.2023 Stockholm (Sweden) – Fryshuset Klubben

18.03.2023 Oslo (Norway) – Sentrum Scene

For tickets, visit here:https://leprous.net/tours 

And here is a list of all other upcoming tour-dates for LEPROUS:

LEPROUS – Live 2022:

16.07.2022 Cremona (Italy) – Luppolo In Rock

23.07.2022 Sibiu (Romania) – ARTMania Festival

29.07.2022 Guildford (UK) – Radar Festival

30.07.2022 Istanbul (Turkey) – Rock Off Festival

05.08.2022 Andalsnes (Norway) – Raumarock

12.08.2022 Oulu (Finland) – North From Hell Festival

13.08.2022 Josefov (Czech Republic) – Brutal Assault Festival

15.08.2022 Vienna (Austria) – WUK + Wheel & Aiming For Enrike / 20th Anniversary Show

16.08.2022 Munich (Germany) – Freiheiz + Wheel & Aiming For Enrike / 20th Anniversary Show

17.08.2022 Berlin (Germany) – Columbia Theater + Wheel & Aiming For Enrike / 20th Anniversary Show

18.08.2022 Aschaffenburg (Germany) – Colos Saal + Wheel & Aiming For Enrike / 20th Anniversary Show

19.08.2022 Saint-Nolff (France) – Motocultor Festival

20.08.2022 Bristol (UK) – ArcTanGent Festival

27.08.2022 Inowroclaw (Poland) – Ino-Rock

LEPROUS – North American Tour with Apocalyptica & Wheel:

06.09.2022 Athens, GA – Georgia Theatre

07.09.2022 Charlotte, NC – Underground

08.09.2022 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel

09.09.2022 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage

13.09.2022 Portland, ME – State Theatre

14.09.2022 Long Island, NY – Paramount Theatre

15.09.2022 Montclair, NJ – Wellmount Theatre

16.09.2022 Philadelphia, PA – TLA

17.09.2022 Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom

18.09.2022 Cleveland, OH – House Of Blues

20.09.2022 Fort Wayne, IN – Pierres

21.09.2022 Grand Rapids, MI – Intersection

23.09.2022 Nashville, TN – Brooklyn Bowl

24.09.2022 Indianapolis, IN – Vogue

2509.2022 Milwaukee, WI – Eagles

26.09.2022 Sauget, IL – Pops

27.09.2022 Lawrence, KS – Liberty Hall

28.09.2022 Denver, CO – Summit

30.09.2022 Tucson, AZ – Rialto Theatre

01.10.2022 San Diego, CA – Observatory

02.10.2022 Santa Ana, CA – Observatory

04.10.2022 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl

05.10.2022 Ventura, CA – Ventura Theatre

06.10.2022 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst

And while on the road across North America with Apocalyptica, LEPROUS have now also added a few selected 20th Anniversary full headline sets to their schedule. Grab your tickets quickly… 

LEPROUS – 20th Anniversary Shows in USA:

20.09.2022 Chicago, IL – The WC Social / 20th Anniversary Show
07.10.2022 Los Angeles, CA – 1720 / 20th Anniversary Show

08.10.2022 Berkeley, CA – Cornerstone / 20th Anniversary Show

LEPROUS – Live 2022/2023:

05.11.2022 Turku-Stockholm-Turku (Finland/Sweden) – Nordic Metal Cruise

20.11.2022 Helsinki (Finland) – Ice Hall + Apocalyptica

18.03.2023 Oslo (Norway) – Sentrum Scene

And many more shows to be announced soon…

the album in question!

LEPROUS latest album release “Aphelion” was recorded at three different studios: Ghost Ward Studios in Sweden, Ocean Sound Recordings in Norway and Cederberg Studios in Norway. The album was once again mixed by Adam Noble (Placebo, Biffy Clyro, Nothing But Thieves, etc.), mastered by Robin Schmidt (The 1975, Placebo, The Gaslight Anthem, etc.) and its front cover artwork was designed by Elena Sihida, based on photography by Øystein Aspelund. “Aphelion” managed to enter European sales charts upon release in several European countries: Germany # 22, Switzerland # 10, Austria # 24, The Netherlands # 31, Spain # 84 and Finland # 11.

You can still check out the singles/videos released for “Aphelion”:

“Running Low”: https://youtu.be/QKmaG5f9Zsg

“Castaway Angels”: https://youtu.be/85drl9-lqRU

“The Silent Revelation”: https://youtu.be/S7bOg3oercg

“Nighttime Disguise” video: https://youtu.be/hOMSRmfcvag 

And you can obtain “Aphelion” in its various formats (Ltd. Mediabook CD, Jewelcase CD, Gatefold 2LP+CD, Digital) at this location: https://leprousband.lnk.to/Aphelion