DORO PESCH Performs 2,500th Concert Of Her Career; Video Footage, Photos Available

On March 13, 2010, German metal queen Doro Pesch marked another very special milestone by performing her 2,500th concert at her hometown of Düsseldorf, Germany at the Burg-Wächter Castello arena.

Commented Doro: "A huge heartfelt THANK YOU for your continued support. Especially for making the 2,500th concert such a night to remember!!! What a special time we all had... hoping you all enjoyed it as much as we did.

"The crowd kept it strong until the end (and the lucky few even more at the after-party ;-)...

"The band could have played all night had the venue not kicked us out!!!

Story continues after advertisement

"And thanks to all of our guests, including KRYPTERIA, Luke Gosser and Marc Storace, Schmier, Sabina [Classen], Andy and the HOT ladies from Burn Bitch Burn."

Check out photos of the concert at this location.

Fan-filmed video footage can be viewed below.

"Fear No Evil", the new album from Pesch, was made available in North America on June 2, 2009 via AFM/Dismanic/Ryko Distribution.

Released in Europe on January 30, 2009 via AFM Records, "Fear No Evil" entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 11. This was the highest chart entry for Doro in her home country in almost 20 years.

Pesch celebrated her 25-year career as the reigning queen of German heavy metal by performing a three-hour set on December 13, 2008 at the 20,000-capacity ISS Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany. HOLY MOSES, LEAVES EYES' and ARCH ENEMY opened the show and were followed by full set by DORO herself, which included guest appearances by Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth (OVERKILL), Jean Beauvoir, GRAVE DIGGER's Chris Boltendahl and guitarist Axel Rudi Pell, former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, SCORPIONS' Klaus Meine and Rudolf Schenker, as well as a host of other female vocalists, such as Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES), Floor Jansen (AFTER FOREVER), members of GIRLSCHOOL, Liv of SISTER SIN and Sabina Classen of HOLY MOSES.

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).