There’s nothing like getting ready for Summer Fridays than some hot touring news and this alert from the folks handling Orange Goblin will definitely be of interest to many of you. Take a look down below.
The Press Release:
British titans Orange Goblin are preparing for their return to the stage in the United States! Their upcoming U.S Run includes exclusive stops in NYC, Chicago, Los Angeles, Austin, Dallas and an appearance at The Muddy Roots Festival in Cookeville, TN. Cape Fear sludge stalwarts Weedeater will now be joining the band as direct support in Chicago at Thalia Hall. Find a complete list of dates below.
“Orange Goblin haven’t been able to tour the US since 2014 so it’s been a long 5 years, but we are excited to return in 2019 for a few select shows across the country. We have an amazing array of supports lined up for this special tour and we can’t wait to bring the Orange Goblin thunder back to our rabid US fan base! Grab your tickets now as these will be the most wild and memorable shows we have done in the US, drawing on our full back catalogue of material spanning the bands whole career, including material from last years ‘The Wolf Bites Back’ album! America, we can’t wait to party with you all once again, Orange fuckin’ Goblin is back,” says frontman Ben Ward.
Orange Goblin continues to tour in support of its most recent album, ‘The Wolf Bites Back’, the band’s ninth studio release and a record hailed as “electric time-traveling blues” by Decibel. Support on the Orange Goblin tour will come from a slew of today’s best underground rock acts including juggernauts in their own right like Weedeater, Black Cobra, The Skull, Mothership and Wo Fat, with more to be announced soon.
Formed in 1995, Orange Goblin released their debut album, ‘Frequencies From Planet Ten’, in 1997. In the two decades since, the award-winning UK band has carved out a career that has build it a worldwide fan base that continues to grow with each and every live performance. Widely admired as one of the most thunderous and entertaining live bands on the planet, Orange Goblin paid their dues for years and have been appropriately given the metal royalty status that the band rightfully deserves.
The Tour Dates:
8/27/2019: New York NY @ Gramercy Theatre
8/29/2019: Chicago IL @ Thalia Hall
8/30/2019: Cookeville TN @ Muddy Roots Music Festival
8/31/2019: Dallas TX @ Gas Monkey
9/01/2019: Austin TX @ Come and Take It Live
9/02/2019: Los Angeles CA @ Regent Theatre
Ben Ward – Vocals
Joe Hoare – Guitar
Martyn Millard – Bass
Chris Turner – Drums
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PiercingMetal Thoughts: This is a touring package that is loaded to the brim with bands that I am not 100% schooled on and that makes me really interested in seeing the regional appearance when they come to town in August. I’m sure that a lot of you readers are on point so let me close up by asking you all what you think of this tour and the bands that are a part of it? Chime in down below in the comments section since it will be good to hear from you. Until next time.
Orange Goblin: https://www.orangegoblinofficial.com
Black Cobra: https://www.blackcobra.net/
The Skull: http://theskullusa.com/