Danzig will release his long-awaited covers record, Skeletons, in November via Evilive Music. The CD, which was recorded with Prong guitarist/vocalist Tommy Victor and former Type O Negative drummer Johnny Kelly, will include the former Misfits frontman's take on songs by Black Sabbath ("N.I.B."), ZZ Top ("Rough Boy"), The Troggs ("A Girl Like You"), The Everly Brothers ("Crying In The Rain") and others. As of now, you can see the cover artwork below.
Danzig has announced a month-long North American headlining tour, set to begin in July in Pomona, California and end on July 31st in Las Vegas, Nevada. Support on the trek in the U.S. and Canada will come from Pennywise and Cancer Bats. Danzig has been working on a new studio album and will now hit the road.
Danzig are back in the studio. The band has shared photos from an LA recording studio yesterday with guitarist Tommy Victor and drummer Johnny Kelly. They are laying down tracks for the upcoming Danzig record, tentatively scheduled for a late 2015 or early 2016 release. Things seem to be moving along after the recordings started last year.
According to Examiner.com, the new studio album from Glenn Danzig's namesake band is set for a fall 2015 release, and his covers record is due in March. He is also working on an EP of Elvis Presley covers. Danzig was in the studio in February with guitarist/bandmate Tommy Victor (also of Prong) recording three new tracks for the next Danzig album. You can start preparing for some new material from the band four years after Deth Red Sabaoth came out.
All post work on Glenn Danzig's Danzig Legacy TV special, filmed in May 2012 in Glendale, California with director Mark Brooks (Adult Swim's "Metalocalypse"), is now complete. Brooks and Danzig have finished all editing and post EFX and "it came out epic," according to a posting on Danzig's official Facebook page.
A Pale Horse Named Death have confirmed that they will be hitting the road this Fall supporting Danzig. The band will appear alongside Texas Hippie Coalition and Butcher Babies on all dates. The tour is set to kick off on October 8th in Ft. Lauderdale and run through October 31st in San Francisco. More dates may be added shortly.
Danzig's cover version of the classic Lee Hazelwood/Nancy Sinatra song "Some Velvet Morning", featuring a guest appearance by Cherie Currie (The Runaways) has been made available online and can now be streamed at this location.The track will appear on Danzig's upcoming covers album, which will also include Glenn's renditions of classic songs from Black Sabbath, Elvis Presley and ZZ Top, among others.
The legendary Danzig will be celebrating their 25th anniversary this year with a tour. The band has already announced the first leg of the tour which will feature Danzig plus Glenn Danzig and Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein performing the music of the Misfits. The special guests on these US dates are Corrosion Of Conformity and The Agonist.
Danzig will be releasing a yet untitled covers album later this year, including songs from Elvis and Black Sabbath. Danzig has recently premiered the first single off that album, "Devil's Angels", at their website. The song is a cover from the late '60's movie theme song of the same name. The full covers album tracklist will be revealed soon.
"Ju Ju Bone", the new video from Danzig, can be viewed at ARTISTdirect.com. The video was co-directed by Glenn Danzig and Jonathan Lewis, who is also the director of the horror cult classic "Black Devil Doll".
"Ju Ju Bone" comes off the band's latest album, entitled Deth Red Sabaoth, which was released on June 22, 2010 via Evilive/The End Records.
Danzig has lined up a spring North American headlining tour in support of the band's latest album, Deth Red Sabaoth. Support on the trek will come from Devildriver and 2Cents.
Danzig + Devildriver:
Apr. 29 - Las Vegas, NV - House Of Blues
Apr. 30 - Ventura, CA - Ventura Theatre
May 02 - Salt Lake City, UT - Great Salt Air
May 03 - Boulder, CO - Boulder Theatre
May 04 - Kansas City, MO - Voodoo
May 06 - Austin, TX - Stubb's Bar-B-Q
May 07 - Corpus Christi, TX - Concrete Street
May 09 - Orlando, FL - Hard Rock
May 10 - Atlanta, GA - Center Stage
May 11 - Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
May 13 - Richmond, VA - The National
May 14 - Sayreville, NJ - Starland Ballroom
May 15 - Albany, NY - Northern Lights
Danzig are once again hosting the Blackest Of The Black tour taking place in October and November. On the 2010 edition, Danzig are taking Possessed, Marduk, Toxic Holocaust and Withered with them on their North American trek.
Blackest Of The Black tour dates:
Oct 25 - Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
Oct 27 - Little Rock, AR @ The Village
Oct 29 - San Antonio, TX @ Backstage Live
Oct 30 - Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
Oct 31 - Dallas, TX @ The Palladium Showroom
Nov 02 - Knoxville, TN @ Valarium
Nov 03 - Louisville, KY @ Expo Five
Nov 04 - Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom
Nov 05 - Columbus, OH @ Alrosa Villa (No Danzig)
Nov 06 - Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theater
Nov 07 - Chicago, IL @ Congress Theater
"On A Wicked Night", the new video from Danzig, can be viewed at this location. The clip, which was directed by "Glenn Danzig", was shot on location in early June at the infamous BatCave in the Hollywood Hills.
"On A Wicked Night" comes off the band's latest album, Deth Red Sabaoth, which was released on June 2010 via Evilive/The End Records.