PAGAN'S MIND: Tour dates and DVD news Norwegian melodic power progressive metal band PAGAN'S MIND has been confirmed as direct support for STRATOVARIUS on their North America tour in September and October. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 12 - Atlanta, GA - Centre Stage (ProgPower USA festival) * Sep. 16 - New York, NY - Nokia Theater Sep. 18 - Toronto, ON - Opera House Sep. 19 - Quebec City, QC - Imperial de Quebec Sep. 20 - Montreal, QC - Medley Sep. 21 - Boston, MA - Middle East Sep. 23 - Baltimore, MD - Sonar Sep. 24 - Cleveland, OH - Peabody's Sep. 25 - Mokena, IL - Pearl Room Sep. 26 - St. Paul, MN - Station 4 * Sep. 27 - Winnipeg, MB - Garrick Centre Sep. 28 - Regina, SK - The Riddell at University Sep. 29 - Calgary, AB - Warehouse Sep. 30 - Edmonton, AB - Starlite Room Oct. 02 - Vancouver, BC - Plaza Club Oct. 03 - Victoria, BC - Sugar Oct. 04 - Seattle, WA - El Corazon Oct. 06 - San Francisco, CA - The Grand Ballroom at the Regency Oct. 07 - Los Angeles, CA - Key Club * PAGAN'S MIND only In addition to playing the prestigious Progpower festival in Atlanta, GA on September 12. as a part of the festival concept "returning heroes", the band has lined up a headline show in St. Paul, MN on September 26. There will possibly be more headline shows announced, taking place on the band's days off from the Stratovarius tour. PAGAN'S MIND has just completed work on its first DVD, to be released by the band's own label and distributed by Indie Distribution. A street date will be announced shortly. The DVD will be released in three different versions: an audio-CD and -DVD containing footage/recording of PAGAN'S MIND's November 1, 2008 show at Rockefeller Music Hall in Oslo; a double DVD with the Rockefeller show as well as a disc with bonus material; and a limited-to-1000-copies hand-numbered three-disc version with the audio CD, the two DVDs including more bonus material plus an autographed photo and a guitar pick. Work has commenced on the band's fifth studio album, which the band hopes to turn in for an early summer 2010 release, once again in cooperation with Limb Music, the label that has released all four previous studio albums by PAGAN'S MIND.