Skid Row And Buckcherry Announce Co-Headlining U.S. Tour

Skid Row and Buckcherry have announced a co-headlining U.S. tour. No Resolve will open on select dates.

Tour Dates:

03/09 Bowler, WI – North Star Casino
03/10 Mahnomen, MN – Shooting Star Casino (Skid Row only)
03/10 Walker MN – Northern Lights Casino (Buckcherry only)
03/11 Deadwood, SD – Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center (with No Resolve)
03/13 Bloomington, IL – The Castle Theater (Buckcherry only)
03/14 Fort Wayne, IN – Piere’s Entertainment Center (with No Resolve)
03/15 Detroit, MI – Sound Board at MotorCity Casino Hotel (with No Resolve)
03/17 Ottumwa, IA – Bridge View Center (with No Resolve)
03/18 Sauget, IL – Pop’s Concert Venue (with No Resolve)
03/19 Huntsville, AL – VBC Mars Music Hall (with No Resolve)
03/21 Destin, FL – Club LA (Buckcherry only)
03/22 Fort Lauderdale, FL – Revolution Live (with No Resolve)
03/24 North Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues Myrtle Beach (with No Resolve)
03/25 Greensboro, NC – Piedmont Hall (with No Resolve)
03/26 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre (with No Resolve)
03/28 Tampa, FL – Hard Rock Event Center (with No Resolve)
03/30 Houston, TX – Rise Rooftop (with No Resolve)
03/31 Hinton, OK – Sugar Creek Casino

Skid Row Postpone Australian Tour

Skid Row have postponed their upcoming Australian tour due to guitarist Dave “Snake” Sabo’s “re-scheduled neck surgery.” The trek will now take place in May.

Tour Dates:

05/17 Brisbane, AUS – The Triffid
05/19 Sydney, AUS – Manning Bar
05/20 Adelaide, AUS – Bridgeway
05/21 Melbourne, AUS – 170 Russell

The band commented:

“Attention fans in Australia‼️ We regret to advise that due to Snake’s re-scheduled neck surgery, the upcoming SKID ROW Australia tour in December will be postponed to May 2023 to give Snake the proper time to heal.”

Silverback Touring head, Danny Bazzi, added:

“Health and family should always take precedence and we fully support both the band and Dave and wish him the best of luck and a speedy recovery. We are grateful to fans for selling out two of the four shows well ahead of the band’s arrival and ask that you hold your tickets for the May dates as they will all be honored. If you cannot attend the new dates, you may seek a refund from your point of purchase, subject to some processing conditions. We are super excited to welcome Skid Row back to Australia as are their fans, we will just have to wait a little while longer.”

Skid Row To Perform At 100th Anniversary Celebration Of Swedish Ice Hockey In Stockholm, Sweden

Skid Row will be performing at Avicii Arena in Stockholm, Sweden on November 17 as part of a “Tidernas Hockeygala” celebration for the 100th anniversary of Swedish ice hockey. Singer Erik Grönwall commented:

“These guys will be flying to Sweden to perform a song at Avicii arena on November 17th to celebrate 100 years of Swedish hockey. @officialskidrow played there with @gunsnroses back in the day and I won Swedish Idol in that same arena. Another full circle. The show will be aired live on @svt”.

Skid Row Guitarist Dave “Snake” Sabo Misses Shows After Testing Positive For COVID-19

According to Blabbermouth, Skid Row guitarist Dave “Snake” Sabo has been missing the band’s immediate live dates due to a positive COVID-19 test. During his absence, guitar tech Casey Sproatt has been filling in. You can see fan-filmed footage of Sproatt performing with the band in Manchester, UK and Sheffield, UK below:

Skid Row Stream New Song “Time Bomb”

Skid Row are streaming a new song titled “Time Bomb.” This track is from the band’s new album “The Gang’s All Here,” which will be released on October 14. According to a press release, the song deals with “humanity’s continuing struggles with self-indulgence and monotony.” Bassist Rachel Bolan said the following about that:

“What would it be like to be in that position? Just be completely going about life, your normal everyday thing, but you’re thiiiiis close to just completely losing your shit?”

Skid Row Premiere “Tear It Down” Video

Skid Row have premiered a new video for their new song “Tear It Down.” This track is from the band’s new album “The Gang’s All Here,” which will be released on October 14. Bassist Rachel Bolan commented:

“‘Tear It Down’ is about breaking down barriers, because coexisting isn’t about building walls, it’s about getting rid of them.”

Skid Row Share Official Fan Video For “The Gang’s All Here”

Skid Row have shared an official fan video for the title track of their new album “The Gang’s All Here.” That effort will be released on October 14 and it will be the band’s first to feature new vocalist Erik Grönwall (ex-H.E.A.T.).

Guitarist Scotti Hill commented:

“‘The Gang’s All Here’, for me, represents the brotherhood of this band. And with the addition of Erik [Grönwall], our bond is more solid than ever. Our fans have always been part of the family, so when it was time to shoot a video, we handed the camera work over to them. After all, they have the best perspective to capture the excitement of a Skid Row show.”

Grönwall added:

“I’m so fucking psyched to finally release this video! This video is by the fans, for the fans. A big shout out to all the fans who made this video happen. Thank you!”

Skid Row’s Scotti Hill Misses Ashland, KY Show After Testing Positive For COVID-19

Skid Row’s Scotti Hill has tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, the guitarist was unable to make the band’s April 30 show in Ashland, KY. Singer Erik Grönwall told the audience the following:

“Unfortunately, Scotti got COVID and he’s home and resting. And luckily, we have the best and coolest fucking crew in the world. So this guy right here, that guy is usually a guitar tech but he’s an awesome fucking guitar player. And this guy learned all the songs in less than a day. Give it up for Casey, everybody, c’mon. What a fucking hero.”

[via Blabbermouth]

Skid Row Premiere New Song “The Gang’s All Here”

Skid Row have shared the title track of their new album “The Gang’s All Here.” That effort will be released on October 14 and it will be the band’s first record to feature new vocalist Erik Grönwall (ex-H.E.A.T.).

“The Gang’s All Here” Track Listing:

01. “Hell Or High Water”
02. “The Gang’s All Here”
03. “Not Dead Yet”
04. “Time Bomb”
05. “Resurrected”
06. “Nowhere Fast”
07. “When The Lights Come On”
08. “Tear It Down”
09. “October’s Song”
10. “World’s On Fire”

Bassist Rachel Bolan and guitarist Dave “Snake” Sabo said the following about the new album:

“We are beyond excited to release this record. It has been a long time in the making and a lot of hard work has been put into it by the band and our producer Nick Raskulinecz. The addition of Erik has lifted the songs to new heights. Add all this to the fact that we start our world tour in Las Vegas with the Scorpions residency this Saturday at Zappos Theater makes it easy to say that Skid Row is going to have a great year.”

Skid Row Part Ways With Vocalist ZP Theart, Recruit Ex-H.E.A.T. Singer Erik Grönwall

Skid Row have parted ways with vocalist ZP Theart (ex-DragonForce). Erik Grönwall (ex-H.E.A.T.) will now be taking his place. The group’s first album with Grönwall, “The Gang’s All Here,” will be released on October 14. The title track recently debuted on SiriusXM’s “Trunk Nation With Eddie Trunk” and it will receive an official release on March 25. The group issued the following statement:

“It’s a new era for Skid Row. With a new album, a new single and a world tour, we’ve added a new voice. Welcome powerhouse vocalist Erik Grönwall, formerly from the band H.E.A.T. from Sweden.”

Grönwall added:

“Ladies and gents. I hereby declare the circle of all fucking circles complete. You’re looking at the new singer of @officialskidrow #skidrow #erikgronwall”

[via Bravewords]