Doro and Metal Church to do co-headline tour of North America from April 17th to May 11th
A surprise North American co-headlining tour is upon us as Doro Pesch of Warlock and Metal Church are teaming up to tour together from April 17 to May 11, 2019.
The following was posted on Metal Church‘s Facebook page about an hour ago (with slight edits):
“Press Release~January 23rd, 2019: Metal Church and Doro Pesch of Warlock CO-Headline Tour In The U.S.!
West Coast metal veterans Metal Church will hit the road in support of their latest release “Damned If You Do” which is the band’s 12th studio album and was released on December 7th, 2018 via Rat Pak Records (North America), Nuclear Blast (Europe) and KING Records (Japan). “Damned If You Do” landed at #34 on Billboard’s Top Current Albums and #09 on the Top Hard Rock Albums and is the follow up to their highly successful 2016 album “XI“, which saw the return of legendary front-man Mike Howe.
Fans will be treated to several songs off the bands latest release, as well one or two from “XI“, and some Metal Church fan favorites! Said Mike Howe, “You will not be disappointed!”
“We are excited to hit the road in support of “Damned If You Do“, and couldn’t be happier to share the stage with the legendary Doro Pesch!!” stated Kurdt Vanderhoof.
Mike Howe added, “I am excited to get out on the road and embrace our faithful fans again, and any new fans are welcome into the fold! I’m also looking forward to joining forces with legendary metal singer Doro Pesch!!”
“We are doing a double headliner tour with our long time friends Metal Church, Doro unveils. “What a superb power package for all metal fans. I am so excited to hit the stage together with Metal Church and I am very sure that the fans in the United States will be as thrilled as we are!!”
Fans can expect a “Best Of” Warlock show with all the highlights from the 80’s, when Warlock conquered the metal world with smash hits like “All We Are”, “Rule The Ruins”, “When East Meets West”, “Für Immer” and their famous album “Triumph & Agony“.
“We will play all these hits” Doro promises, “but we will also have a lot more stuff ready from our latest albums, so fans can expect a nice dose of brand new Doro songs from the both very successful albums “Forever Warriors” and “Forever United“. Adds Doro, “We will play our new anthem “All For Metal” and “Living Life To The Fullest”, which is dedicated to my dear, sadly missed friend, Lemmy.”
*Images Of Eden will be joining Metal Church and Doro Pesch on select dates.
The tour starts on April 17th in Las Vegas, NV and ends on May 11th in New Bedford, MA – Tickets On Sale Now!”