Former Hanoi Rocks singer Michael Monroe to release new album ‘One Man Gang’ and tour UK in the fall
Ex-Hanoi Rocks frontman Michael Monroe will be releasing a new studio album One Man Gang to coincide with his upcoming European tour starting in Oslo, Norway on October 22, 2019.
Central Press‘ press release states (with slight edits):
“Former Hanoi Rocks frontman Michael Monroe is excited to announce that he will be doing a full European tour at the end of this year in support of his band’s forthcoming and much anticipated new album ‘One Man Gang’, with the album being released to coincide with the tour. Label details to be announced shortly.
Michael Monroe says “I am very excited to announce that me and my band will be heading out for a full European tour this winter in support of our brilliant new album ‘One Man Gang’ which is going to be released this fall. It’s an ”all killers, no fillers” album and I can’t wait for you to hear it. I also can’t wait to see you down the road!”
The band’s all-star line-up features former Hanoi Rocks & New York Dolls bass player Sami Yaffa, who has played with Michael since the 80’s. Meanwhile, on guitar duties, the band now have Rich Jones (formerly of The Ginger Wildheart band) plus guitar legend Steve Conte (best known as the guitarist who filled the void left by Johnny Thunders in the New York Dolls, as well as playing guitar with many other name acts such as Suzi Quatro, Eric Burden & many more) and drummer Karl Rockfist (who has played with notable acts such as Danzig).
The band plays London’s O2 Academy Islington on 30th October. as well as headlining the Saturday night at this year’s Hard Rock Hell, alongside the likes of Dee Snider & Buckcherry.
More shows are likely to be added soon including some domestic dates.
European Tour 2019:
Oct 22: Oslo, NO John Dee
Oct 23: Gothenburg, SE Pustervik
Oct 24: Stockholm, SE Fryhuset Klubben
Oct 25: Copenhagen, DK High Voltage
Oct 26: Hamburg, DE Headcrash
Oct 27: Berlin, DE Frannz
Oct 29: Paris, FR La Maroquinerie
Oct 30: London, UK O2 Academy Islington
Nov 01: Leeds, UK Brudenell Social Club
Nov 02: Milton Keynes, UK Crauford Arms
Nov 03: Southampton, UK Engine Room
Nov 04: Birmingham, UK The Mill
Nov 05: Glasgow, UK Garage
Nov 06: Manchester UK, Club Academy
Nov 07: Bristol, UK Fleece
Nov 08: Stoke, UK Sugarmill
Nov 09: Great Yarmouth, UK, Hard Rock Hell Festival
Tickets go on sale this Friday 10th May.
For more details or to buy tickets go to http://michaelmonroe.com/web/tour/”