Tim "Ripper" Owens, current lead singer of ICED EARTH and former singer of JUDAS PRIEST, will be making a special appearance in Minneapolis, Minnesota with his side-project band BEYOND FEAR.
BEYOND FEAR will perform on Sunday, September 25, at the Star Central nightclub in Columbia Heights, Minnesota. Tickets are $8.00 in advance or $10.00 at the door. Doors open at 6:00pm.
Owens will be doing a meet-and-greet after the show in order to interact with fans and sign autographs.
BEYOND FEAR's appearance in Minneapolis will immediately follow the group's participation in the Metal Insurgence Tour 2005, also featuring JON OLIVA'S PAIN (led by SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva), and CHRIS CAFFERY'S FACES (solo project of SAVATAGE guitarist Chris Caffery).
Upcoming BEYOND FEAR shows:
Metal Insurgence Tour 2005:
Sep. 09 - House of Blues - Cleveland - World Series of Metal (w/ THERION)
Sep. 10 - Mr. Kelly's Music Club - Chicago, IL (without JON OLIVA'S PAIN)
Sep. 11 - The Opera House - Toronto, ON
Sep. 13 - Foufounes Electiques - Montreal, QC
Sep. 15 - Jaxx - Springfield, VA
Sep. 16 - Brooklyn Music Terminal (formerly L'Amour) – Brooklyn, NY
Sep. 17 - Pirate's Den – Gloucester City, NJ
Sep. 23 - Jannus Landing - St. Petersburg, FL
Sep. 24 - Taboo Nightclub - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Sep. 25 - Star Central - Columbia Heights, MN (BEYOND FEAR only)
Oct. 01 - Jardin De Las Aves - Leon Guanjuato, Mexico (BEYOND FEAR only) (w/ CRISTEROS)
BEYOND FEAR recently entered an Ohio studio to begin recording their debut album for SPV Records, tentatively due in early 2006. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "I Don't Need This", "And You Will Die", "It Is Me", "Telling Lies", "The Faith", "The Human Race", "Your Time Has Come" and "My Last Words".