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AVENGED SEVENFOLD

Feb 16, 2009
<h1 align=&#34;center&#34;>ANNOUNCE SPECIAL HOMETOWN SHOW IN LOS ANGELES TO MARK END OF U.S. TOUR<br /><br />APRIL 16TH AT NOKIA THEATRE L.A. LIVE WILL BE LAST CHANCE TO SEE HARD-ROCK HEROES UNTIL 2010 </h1> <p>February 16, 2009</p> <p><strong>Burbank, CA</strong> - Avenged Sevenfold have announced that they will finish their current U.S. tour with a triumphant SoCal show before a crowd of beloved hometown fans at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on April 16th, 2009. The fans can expect special surprises. This will be the last chance to catch the Orange County quintet until 2010.</p> <p>Avenged Sevenfold are currently on the second leg of their extensive North American tour, which began on January 28th. The tour, a co-headlining jaunt with Buckcherry that began last fall, has been a triumphant success with heavy demand for tickets and sold-out shows. Filling out the bill are Papa Roach and Saving Abel. </p> <p>The band is touring behind the self-produced Avenged Sevenfold, which topped the Billboard Alternative, Hard, and Rock charts the week after its release in October 2007. It also won the award for &#34;Best Album&#34; at the 2008! Kerrang! Awards. The follow-up to 2005's million-selling City of Evil, Avenged Sevenfold debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200, marking the biggest sales week ever for the quintet. The album has been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. </p> <h2 style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;><strong>APRIL 16TH 2009 </strong><br /> <strong>Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE</strong></h2> <p style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;>LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA<br /> 8:00 PM</p> <p style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;><strong>ON SALE SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST AT 12 PM</strong><br /> <strong>TICKETMASTER LOCATIONS &bull; CHARGE: 1-800-745-3000 &bull; TICKETMASTER.COM</strong></p>