After a successful run of tour dates in December in support of their first new album in decades, Risen, influential rock band Angel will now tour more extensively in the United States with the “Spirit Of ’76” 2020 tour. Kicking off in April, the bill also features Starz, the American metal band that served as a major inspiration for such global luminaries as Bon Jovi, Motely Crue and Twisted Sister. Angel will also be part of the Rock Legends Cruise in February alongside such heavyweights as Roger Daltrey, Sebastian Bach, Robby Krieger and more. In early April, Angel returns to Japan for a series of shows.
Angel is an American rock band from Washington, D.C. Discovered by Gene Simmons of KISS and then signed to Casablanca Records, Angel came to be known for their elaborate stage show and all-white costumes. For Casablanca, Angel released six albums and toured non-stop playing American arenas with such global superstars as Aerosmith, Rush, Journey, Styx, Ted Nugent and more. They even headlined two nights at Japan’s legendary Budokan. Angel appeared on the television shows American Bandstand, Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert, The Midnight Special, and in the film Foxes.
In 2019 Angel reunited to release a brand new album, Risen, released on October 4 via Cleopatra Records. The album charted on multiple Billboard charts coming in at #14 on Hard Rock Albums, #34 on Independent Albums, #36 on Rock Album Sales, #82 on Top Current Albums (Sales) and #98 on Top Album Sales, respectively.
Angel is original band members Punky Meadows (lead guitar) and Frank Dimino (lead vocals) along with Danny Farrow (rhythm guitar), Charlie Calv (keyboards), Billy Orrico (drums) and Steve Ojane (bass guitar).
Angel “Spirit Of ’76” tour dates with Starz:
Apr. 24 – Teaneck, NJ @ Debonair Music Hall
Apr. 25 – Halethorpe, MD @ Fish Head Cantina
Apr. 26 – Sellersville, PA @ Sellersville Theater
Apr. 29 – New York, NY @ Iridium
May 02 – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance Theater
May 03 – Patchogue, NY @ 89 North
Motley Crue And Def Leppard Announce 2021 Stadium Tour Dates
“The Stadium Tour” will also feature Poison and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts have announced the rescheduled dates for their “The Stadium Tour.”
“The Stadium Tour” was scheduled to kick off on June 18 at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida — and run through September 5 in Los Angeles.
Motley Crue released the following statement: “We are excited to share the new dates for ‘The Stadium Tour.’ All tickets will be honored for the new dates. If you cannot make the new show, you will receive an email from your ticket provider or you can visit http://livenation.com/refund. We look forward to seeing you in 2021!”
“The Stadium Tour” 2021 dates:
June 19 – Nashville, Tennessee @ Nissan Stadium
June 21 – Cincinnati, Ohio @ Great American Ballpark
June 24 – Charlotte, North Carolina @ Bank of America Stadium
June 26 – Miami, Florida @ Hard Rock Stadium
June 27 – Orlando, Florida @ Camping World Stadium
July 03 – Cleveland, Ohio @ FirstEnergy Field
July 06 – St. Louis, Missouri @ Busch Stadium
July 08 – Minneapolis, Minnesota @ U.S. Bank Stadium
July 10 – Detroit, Michigan @ Comerica Park
July 13 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania @ Citizens Bank Park
July 15 Flushing, New York @ Citi Field
July 17 – Boston, Massachusetts @ Fenway Park
July 18 – Boston, Massachusetts @ Fenway Park
July 20 – Hershey, Pennsylvania @ Hersheypark Stadium
July 22 – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania @ PNC Park
August 07 – Jacksonville, Florida @ TIAA Bank Field
August 09 – Washington, DC @ Nationals Park
August 12 – Buffalo, New York @ New Era Field
August 15 – Atlanta, Georgia @ SunTrust Park
August 17 – Houston, Texas @ Minute Maid Park
August 20 – San Antonio, Texas @ Alamodome
August 22 – Arlington, Texas @ Globe Life Field
August 24 – Kansas City, Missouri @ Kauffman Stadium
August 28 – Milwaukee, Wisconsin @ Miller Park
August 29 – Chicago, Illinois @ Wrigley Field
September 03 – Phoenix, Arizona @ State Farm Stadium
September 04 – Los Angeles, California @ SoFi Stadium
September 07 – Seattle, Washington @ T-Mobile Park
September 10 – San Francisco, California @ Oracle Park
September 12 – San Diego, CA @ Petco Park
“The Big Rock Summer Tour” Has Been Officially Canceled
“The Big Rock Summer Tour” featured Ratt, Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, Skid Row and Slaughter.
All previously announced “The Big Rock Summer Tour” dates — featuring Ratt, Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, Skid Row and Slaughter — have been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Ratt said in a statement: “‘The Big Rock Summer Tour’ will no longer be taking place as originally scheduled this summer and fall. Tickets will automatically be refunded at point of purchase. Thank you for understanding.”
Unfortunately like the rest of the concerts, festivals and our Tour that was pushed into 2021. www.bigrocksummertour.com will NOT happen. RATT will be announcing shows Aug 2020. #ratt #Tour #rattproblem