German metal queen DORO will support SAXON on the "Battalions Of Steel Tour" of U.K. and Ireland. Another band will be added soon.
Confirmed dates are as follows:
Apr. 23 - London, UK - Forum
Apr. 25 - Prestatyn, UK - Hammerfest
Apr. 26 - Belfast, Ireland - Mandela Hall
Apr. 27 - Dublin, Ireland - Academy
Apr. 28 - Glasgow, UK - ABC
Apr. 30 - Sheffield, UK - Academy
May 01 - Newcastle, UK - Academy
May 03 - Manchester, UK - Academy
May 04. - Bristol, UK - Academy
May 05 - Wolverhampton, UK - Wulfrun Hall
Doro Pesch released her new album, "Fear No Evil", on January 30, 2009 via AFM Records.
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.