UFO & Saxon Announce September/October 2017 U.S. Tour

UFO and Saxon will be joining forces for another North American tour. Jared James Nichols will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

09/22 Newton, NJ – Newton Theater
09/23 Huntington, NY – Paramount Theater
09/24 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage
09/26 Philadelphia, PA – Theater Of The Living Arts
09/28 Plymouth, NH – Flying Monkey
09/29 Worcester, MA – Palladium
09/30 Hartford, CT – Webster Theater
10/01 Portland, ME – Aura
10/03 Toronto, ON – Queen Elizabeth Theater
10/04 Montreal, QC – Corona Theater
10/06 Flint, MI – Machine Shop
10/07 Traverse City, MI – Ground Zero
10/08 Chicago, IL – Concord Music Hall
10/09 Akron, OH – Tangier CabaretRoom
10/11 Pittsburgh, PA – Jergels
10/12 Cincinnati, OH – Bogarts
10/13 Merrillville, IN – Star Plaza
10/14 Indianapolis, IN – The Egyptian

UFO & Saxon Announce 2017 U.S. Tour

UFO and Saxon will be joining forces for a U.S. tour. Jared James Nichols will serve as support for all dates.

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Tour Dates:

03/09 – Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
03/10 – Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
03/11 – San Antonio, TX @ Alamo City Music Hall*
03/14 – San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues
03/15 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
03/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ Belasco
03/18 – Anaheim, CA @ The Grove
03/19 – Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues
03/21 – Denver, CO @ Summit Concert Hall
03/24 – Sioux City, IA @ Anthem @ Hard Rock Casino
03/26 – St. Charles, IL @ Arcada Theater
03/28 – Cleveland, OH @ House Of Blues
03/29 – New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
03/30 – New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
04/01 – Jim Thorpe, PA @ Penn’s Peak
04/02 – Allston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall

* Saxon to close

Saxon Premiere “Battering Ram” Live Video From “Let Me Feel Your Power” DVD

Saxon have premiered a new live video for their song “Battering Ram,” via Guitar World. The footage is from the band’s new DVD “Let Me Feel Your Power,” which is available now. This effort was recorded in Munich in November 2015 and in Brighton in January 2016. It also has bonus content from a September 2015 show in Chicago.

Saxon To Release “Let Me Feel Your Power” Live Album

Saxon will be realeasing a new album titled “Let Me Feel Your Power” on September 23 in Europe and October 7 in North America. The effort was recorded in Munich in November 2015 and in Brighton in January 2016. It will also have bonus content from a September 2015 show in Chicago. It will be available on DVD/2CDs, Blu-Ray/2CDs, digital download and a deluxe vinyl/Blu-ray/DCD/CD (limited to 1500 copies). Check out “Wheels Of Steel” from the release below, courtesy of Brave Words.

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“Let Me Feel Your Power” Track Listing:

01. Battering Ram*
02. Motorcycle Man*
03. Sacrifice*
04. Destroyer*
05. Power And The Glory*
06. 20000FT*
07. Devil’s Footprint*
08. Heavy Metal Thunder*
09. Queen Of Hearts*
10. Princess Of The Night*
11. Wheels Of Steel*
12. Denim And Leather*
13. Crusader*
14. Eye Of The Storm#
15. Battalions Of Steel#
16. Requiem#

*live in Munich
#live in Brighton

Bonus Material (Live In Chicago):

01. Motorcycle Man
02. Battering Ram*
03. This Town Rocks
04. Sacrifice
05. Power And The Glory
06. Solid Ball Of Rock
07. Dallas 1 PM
08. Heavy Metal Thunder
09. Rock The Nations
10. The Eagle Has Landed
11. Wheels Of Steel
12. Backs To The Wall
13. Just Let Me Rock
14. Strong Arm Of The Law
15. 747 (Strangers In The Night)
16. Princess Of The Night
17. Crusader*
18. Denim And Leather

*only available as video content; not available on CD or digital

Saxon To Release “The Vinyl Hoard” Box Set In October

Saxon will be releasing their live recordings as a vinyl box set titled “The Vinyl Hoard.” It will be available on October 28, and it will include the following:

* “The Dogs Of War Tour, 1995”: Recorded on tour in Germany
* “The Lionheart Tour, 2004”: Recorded on tour in France, England and Germany
* “A Night Out With The Boys, 2005: The 25th Anniversary of the NWOBHM”: Recorded on tour in Germany and Sweden
* “Rocksound Festival, 2006” [2 LP]: Recorded in Switzerland

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Demon Music Group posted the following:

We are thrilled to announce our second Saxon (Official) release: The Vinyl Hoard. This vinyl box set is made up of four 2 LP sets in gatefold sleeves.

The outer slipcase box features a specially-commissioned, beautiful brand new cover painting by Saxon’s artist-in-residence, the legendary Paul Gregory.

This is the first release on vinyl for all of these live recordings, previously only released on CD or DVD. We now present them on 180 gram gold vinyl, all in specially designed gatefold sleeves.

The Amazon Exclusive Edition will contain a framable print of
the front cover painting, SIGNED BY BIFF BYFORD himself and is limited to just 500 copies!

Amazon Exclusive Edition: http://amzn.to/2aODrYE

#vinyl #saxon Amazon Music UK #Newfor2016

Motörhead Members to Join Saxon For Special Lemmy Tribute At Metal Hammer Golden Gods

Saxon will be joined by Motörhead’s Mikkey Dee and Phil Campbell for a special Lemmy Kilmister tribute at the 2016 Metal Hammer Golden Gods awards show. The event will take place at the Eventim Apollo in London, England on June 13, and the set will be composed of Motörhead songs, and Kilmister’s favorite Saxon tracks.

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Saxon’s Biff Byford said the following:

“Lemmy was a great friend and he always supported our band – as we did Motörhead – through ups and downs. We were touring with them when he died, so to be able to honour him at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods is a great opportunity to say goodbye.”

More info can be found HERE.