Tuff frontman Stevie Rachelle shaves off head for Kojak look
Tuff frontman and Metal Sludge website principal Stevie Rachelle has shaved off his hair to adopt a completely bald look.
Rachelle posted the following message (which includes Tuff tour dates for the rest of the year) on his Facebook account earlier today:
“I can’t say what prompted me to do this today, but I did.
It’s no secret that I don’t have the best hair in rock. And it was just time to clear the deck.
Anyone that knows me well, is aware that I am the first one to take a shot at my own shortcomings, along with anyone else.
If you’re a fat slob, then you get the fat jokes. If you’re short, then you get the midget jokes.
Or if you’ve been dealt the never-ending forehead – then you get called baldy, chrome dome and so on.
I love to dish it out, but I can also take it.
I still love my hats and headbands, but what hair was left is now in a zip lock bag.
Maybe I should eBay it?
So in a tribute to one of my childhood favorite TV shows, let me say Kojak is back.
Call me Kojak.
I can’t wait to play shows this fall and we start this week at “80’s in the Park” with Quiet Riot, see everyone Friday night in Florida.
TUFF Tour Dates
Friday August 26th “80’s In The Park” Melbourne, FL w/ Quiet Riot, Tuff, Nova Rex & Angels of Babylon
Saturday August 27th “80’s In The Park” Melbourne, FL w/ Stryper, Great White, Kip Winger, Ted Poley (the voice of Danger Danger) Pretty Boy Floyd & Every Mother’s Nightmare
Saturday September 17th “Hair Nation Live” @ “Irvine Meadows” Irvine, CA w/ Vince Neil, Bret Michaels, Kix, Slaughter, Yngwie Malmsteen, Faster Pussycat, L.A. Guns, Loudness, Vixen, BulletBoys, Junkyard, Britny Fox, Bang Tango, Vain, Pretty Boy Floyd, Tuff, Circus of Power, Odin & Gabbie Rae.
Friday September 23rd “TBA” Wisconsin
Saturday September 24th “Farm Rock Chicagoland” Schaumburg, IL w/ Warrant, Lita Ford, Lynch Mob, Danger Danger, Mike Tramp (the voice of White Lion), Black N’ Blue, Doro, Enuff Z’Nuff, Tuff, Killer Dwarfs, Madame X and many more
Saturday October 1st thru October 5th “Monsters Of Rock Cruise” West Coast, California w/ 30+ Bands on the debut Monsterwood cruise.
Thursday October 27th “TBA” Ohio
Friday October 28th “Hooley House” Westlake, OH w/ Billy Morris‘ Sunset Strip
Saturday October 29th “Rock N’ Skull” @ “The Tree” Joliet, IL w/ Brian Howe (Bad Company), Danger Danger, Jack Russell’s Great White, Pretty Boy Floyd, Tuff & many more.
Friday December 2nd “TBA” Ohio
Saturday December 3rd “Kenny OzzFest 9” @ “MVP’s” Cincinnati, OH
Friday December 9th “TBA”
Saturday December 10th “Hair Metal Holiday” @ “Bomb Factory” Dallas, TX w/ Slaughter, Kix, Kings X, Lynch Mob, BulletBoys, Pretty Boy Floyd & Lillian Axe.”