David Coverdale-led hard rock legends Whitesnake have announced an April through May U.S. run, along with a June UK / European trip for next year, in support of their forthcoming LP, Flesh & Blood.
Here’s an official statement from the band:
We are proud to announce their our first shows of the 2019 “FLESH & BLOOD” World Tour, which will feature songs from the new studio record to be released on Frontiers in May 2019 entitled “FLESH & BLOOD” alongside their biggest hits & songs from one of the greatest back catalogues in rock ‘n’ roll history spanning over 40 years.
The first single & video from the new record entitled “SHUT UP & KISS ME” will be released worldwide in 2019 prior to the “Flesh & Blood” World Tour.
Bombast, bravado, talent and passion have helped establish Whitesnake as the perennial platinum favourite they have become and they’re back with a vengeance in 2019. The world-renowned group featuring DAVID COVERDALE (vocals), REB BEACH (guitar), JOEL HOEKSTRA (guitar), MICHAEL DEVIN (bass), TOMMY ALDRIDGE (drums) and MICHELE LUPPI (Keys) have just finished recording their 13th Studio record.
Coverdale went on to say:
We are truly excited & looking forward to playing across the globe in 2019 on what will be a continued celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Whitesnake.
I am so honoured & grateful to have toured this incredible world we share, for over 40 years, celebrating & enjoying unforgettable moments with millions of people…All of whom have joined me on this amazing journey… I truly love the shared experience & simply love my job & always will… Over 4 Decades of REPTILIAN FUN!! Thank YOU!!
As part of their North American trek, Whitesnake comes to the Tri-state area for a stop at Sayreville, NJ’s Starland Ballroom on May 7, and a gig at Huntington, NY’s The Paramount on May 8 [TIX]. The band will also perform in Verona and Niagara Falls, NY, plus in PA, RI, and more.
All dates are posted below.
Whitesnake live (more info here):
June 14, 2019 Donington Park, UK
June 17, 2019 Prague, Czech Republic
June 19, 2019 Milan, Italy
June 20, 2019 ZURICH, Switzerland
June 23, 2019 Dessel, Belgium
June 25, 2019 Budapest, Hungary
June 29, 2019 Plovdiv, Bulgaria
July 5, 2019 Sered, Slovakia
April 12, 2019 Newkirk, OK
April 13, 2019 Durant, OK
April 15, 2019 Dallas, TX
April 17, 2019 San Antonio, TX
April 19, 2019 Biloxi, MS
April 20, 2019 Atlanta, GA
April 22, 2019 Orlando, FL
April 23, 2019 Clearwater, FL
April 25, 2019 Hollywood, FL
April 26, 2019 Melbourne, FL
April 28, 2019 Charlotte, NC
April 29, 2019 Huber Heights, OH
May 1, 2019 Richmond, VA
May 2, 2019 Bensalem, PA
May 5, 2019 Jim Thorpe, PA
May 7, 2019 Sayreville, NJ
May 8, 2019 Huntington, NY
May 10, 2019 Hampton Beach, NH
May 11, 2019 Lincoln, RI
May 14, 2019 Greensburg, PA
May 15, 2019 Cleveland, OH
May 17, 2019 Verona, NY
May 18, 2019 Niagara Falls, NY
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