Peter Adams To Perform With Samhain At Upcoming Shows

Danzig previously announced that he will be fronting Samhain for a few 30th anniversary dates, and has now revealed that Peter Adams (Baroness/Valkyrie) will be featured as a guest guitarist.

Danzig issued the following statement on Facebook:

“We can confirm that Peter Adams of Baroness & Valkyrie will be stepping in as ‘Special Guest Guitarist’ along with Glenn, Steve & London for the Just Announced SAMHAIN “30 Bloody Years” Shows in Sept.- Oct.”

Adams said the following about performing with the band:

“I’m truly excited, It’s a great honor to share the stage with SAMHAIN on the 30th Anniversary of Initium! Samhain has helped shape how I’ve played music, and the music I’ve listened to, since i was a teenager and will continue to, on into the future.To be a part of this Legacy is Great Beyond Words!”

(Image from 100% Rock)

(Image from 100% Rock)


Danzig Announces More Samhain Dates

Danzig had previously been scheduled to perform with Samhain at RiotFest and has now added more dates. There won’t be a full tour, so the dates announced are exclusive shows.

The following was posted on Danzig’s Facebook:

“Exclusive SAMHAIN Shows have been announced for East Coast Phila.PA.,Wash.DC & NYC.
And West Coast LA & SF, CA. There is ‘No Tour’ as these will be the only Solo SAMHAIN shows apart from the Chicago RIOTFEST Performance.”


Samhain Dates:

09/13 Chicago, IL (Riotfest)
09/19 Los Angeles, CA – Wiltern Theatre (with Goatwhore and Kyng)
09/20 San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theatre (with Goatwhore and Kyng)
10/26 Austin, TX (Housecore Horror Film Festival) (Danzig/Samhain set)
10/29 Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
10/31 Washington, DC – Howard Theatre
11/01 New York City, NY – Best Buy Theatre

Danzig To Perform With Samhain At RiotFest

It has been confirmed that Danzig will be performing with Samhain at RiotFest. The band will be playing their album Initium in full, in Chicago, Illinois, as part of RiotFest’s “10 Years, 10 Essential Albums.”

The Danzig Facebook said the following:


We can confirm that DANZIG has accepted an invitation to perform as his classic SAMHAIN at Riotfest in Chicago this September. More as we get it…Stay Tuned!!!”

Other bands playing full albums include Slayer, who will be playing Rein In Blood, NOFX, who will be playing Punk In Drublic, the Offspring, who will be playing Smash, and many more.