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Jinjer To Tour As Official Ukrainian Ambassadors

Posted by Corinne Westbrook in News on June 8, 2022

With the support of the Ukrainian Ministry Of Culture, the band will be able to leave the country to resume their touring schedule.

Ukrainian groove metal heavy hitters, Jinjer, have been granted a special exemption to leave worn-torn Ukraine to commence touring. Initially side-lined by the Russian invasion of their country, the band, with the support of the Ukrainian Ministry Of Culture, will be touring as official Ukrainian ambassadors. Their European tour dates, including a litany of festival stops, will begin June 10th and run through August 20th. Additionally, the band will be on tour with Bullet For My Valentine and Atreyu in early 2023. 

Bassist Eugene comments: “We are very honored to announce that together with the help of the Ukrainian Ministry Of Culture, we have successfully been granted permission to travel abroad as ambassadors of our country to raise funds and awareness about the war raging back home. This is a huge honor for us as a band and as citizens. We will do our part to make sure that this war stops as soon as possible! Come support, dance and scream your hearts out for Ukraine!”

Additionally, today the band has revealed a surprise music video “Call Me A Symbol”, from their previously released album, Wallflower

Eugene adds: “I think this video for ‘Call Me A Symbol’ will forever hold a special and unique place in our hearts as a band. Filmed on our short but awesome European Tour in 2021 that almost did not happen because of the pandemic, and now released at such a dark time in which our country has been invaded and there is war on the streets of our home. I really hope this video and this important time in history gives people a new perspective that there are always two sides to everything. Good and Evil, Just and unjust – cherish the good times and face the bad head on… but never ever give up.”

Jinjer continues to raise funds in support of Ukraine through special edition t-shirt designs, available HERE.

Jinjer Summer Tour 2022:

10.06. – INTERLAKEN (CH) Greenfield Festival
11.06. – NICKELSDORF (AT) Nova Rock Festival
17.06. – DESSEL (BE) Graspop Metal Meeting
18.06. – COPENHAGEN (DK) Copenhell
19.06. – CLISSON (FR) Hellfest Open Air
24.06. – OSLO (NO) Tons Of Rock
26.06. – SPALENE PORICI (CZ) Basinfire Fest
29.06. – LISBON (PT) LAV – Lisboa ao Vivo
30.06. – BARCELONA (ES) Rockfest Barcelona
01.07. – VIVEIRO (ES) Resurrection Fest
03.07. – HELSINKI (FI) Tuska Festival
08.07. – BALLENSTEDT (DE) Rockharz Open Air
15.07. – GÄVLE (SE) Gefle Metal Festival
16.07. – BORNHÖVED (DE) Blizzarrrd Rock Festival
24.07. – SELESTAT (FR) Rock Your Brain Festival
27.07. – TOLMIN (SI) Metaldays Festival
04.08. – KOSTRZYN NAD ODRĄ (PL) Pol’and’Rock Festival
05.08. – VILLENA (ES) Leyendas del Rock Festival
06.08. – SAINT MAURICE DE GOURDANS (FR) Sylak Open Air
07.08. – GDANSK (PL) Ergo Arena w/ Slipknot
10.08. – JOSEFOV (CZ) Brutal Assault
13.08. – WALTON-ON-TRENT (UK) Bloodstock Open Air
19.08. – DINKELSBÜHL (DE) Summer Breeze Open Air
20.08. – HAMBURG (DE) Elbriot Festival

Jinjer w/ Bullet For My Valentine + Atreyu:

29.01. – COLOGNE (DE) Palladium
31.01. – PARIS (FR) L’Olympia
01.02. – TILBURG (NL) O13
03.02. – WARSAW (PL) Stodola
04.02. – HAMBURG (DE) Sporthalle
05.02. – BERLIN (DE) Verti Music Hall
07.02. – PRAGUE (CZ) Forum Karlin
08.02. – MUNICH (DE) Zenith
10.02. – BUDAPEST (HU) Barba Negra
11.02. – ZAGREB (HR) Bocarski Dom
13.02. – ZURICH (CH) The Hall
14.02. – MILAN (IT) Alcatraz
16.02. – BARCELONA (ES) Razzmatazz
17.02. – MADRID (ES) La Riviera
18.02. – LISBON (PT) Sala Tejo
21.02. – TOULOUSE (FR) Bikini
22.02. – ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE (LU) Rockhal
23.02. – OFFENBACH (DE) Stadthalle
26.02. – BRUSSELS (BE) Ancienne Belgique
27.02. – CAMBRIDGE (UK) Corn Exchange
28.02. – BRISTOL (UK) O2 Academy
01.03. – LIVERPOOL (UK) Mountford Hall
03.03. – NEWCASTLE (UK) O2 City Hall
04.03. – GLASGOW (UK) Barrowland
06.03. – LEEDS (UK) O2 Academy
07.03. – BIRMINGHAM (UK) O2 Academy
08.03. – SOUTHAMPTON (UK) O2 Guildhall
10.03. – SWANSEA (UK) Arena
11.03. – LONDON (UK) Roundhouse

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