Greek metal band SCAR OF THE SUN will be the opening act at PAIN OF SALVATION’s two newly announced shows in Greece, January 23-24, in Athens (Gagarin 205 Club) and Thessaloniki (Principal Club Theater) respectively. On both shows SOTS’ live performance will be followed by that of DISILLUSION (Germany), AGUA DE ANNIQUE (The Netherlands), LAKE OF TEARS (Sweden) and headliners PAIN OF SALVATION (Sweden).

Both shows are due to start at 6 pm. The ticket price for each show is 38 Euros. Tickets can be purchased in Athens at Ticket House, Ticket Pro and Rock City – in Thessaloniki at Metropolis and Musicland.

SCAR OF THE SUN*’s debut studio album, “A Series of Unfortunate Concurrencies”, was mixed and mastered by acclaimed sound engineers Rhys Fulber (FEAR FACTORY, PARADISE LOST, FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY etc) and Greg Reely (PARADISE LOST, FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY, SKINNY PUPPY etc) and features special guests such as Mikael Stanne (DARK TRANQUILLITY), Bob Katsionis (FIREWIND, OUTLOUD), Marios Iliopoulos (NIGHTRAGE), Chris Antoniou (SEPTIC FLESH) and Leah Randi (CONJURE ONE). The album has yet to be released as the band is currently shopping for a record deal.

Tracks from the album can be heard on the band’s profile on MySpace at: and on the band’s official website