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Below is our complete Doro news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Note: We began associating news directly with bands in late 2003. Therefore, earlier band news may not be listed on this page.
DORO's European tour schedule has been updated with festival dates in Uelsen and Duisburg, Germany and Stenberg, Czech Republic. A one-off show with W.A.S.P. on July 5th in Saarbrücken, Germany has also been confirmed. Her complete 2007 tour schedule is now as follows:
4 - Crocodile Rock in Allentown, PA
5 - BB King's in New York, NY
6 - Webster Theater in Hartford, CT
8 - The Loft in Poughkeepsie, NY
9 - Mark's Rock Club in Bedford, NH
10 - Jaxx in West Springfield, VA
12 - Fou Founes Elecriques in Montreal, QUE
13 - Funhouse in Toronto, ONT
14 - Peabody's in Cleveland, OH
15 - Pearl Room in Chicago, IL
16 - Station 4 in St.Paul, MN
17 - Static Bar in Topeka, KS
18 - Larmier Lounge in Denver, CO
20 - Whiskey A Go Go in Los Angeles, CA
21 - The Clubhouse in Phoenix, AZ
22 - Launch Pad in Alburquerque, NM
23 - Sanctuary in San Antonio, TX
24 - Meridian Red Room in Houston, TX
26 - The Muse in Nashville, TN
29 - Open Air in Trinec, Czech Republic
30 - Monsters Of Rock in Kavarna, Bulgaria
5 - Garage - Saarbrücken, Germany (NEW DATE - with W.A.S.P.)
6 - Mönchsdeggingen, Germany - Festalle Mönchsdeggingen
14 - MC Lo Siempre Festzelt - Waldstetten, Germany
21 - Cat Rock Festival - Uelsen, Germany (NEW DATE)
5 - Stenbersky Kopec - Stenberg, Czech Republic (NEW DATE)
16 - Summer Breeze Festiva l- Dinkelsbühl, Germany
25 - Summer's End Open Air - Andernach, Germany
1 - Rock Open Air - Duisburg, Germany (NEW DATE)
19 - Metal Female Voices V - Wieze, Belgium
LEAVES' EYES have been confirmed to be the headliner of the Metal Female Voices Fest V, which is due to take place on October 20th, 2007 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. According to the band the theme of their show will be "En Saga i Belgia", and it will be filmed for release on their forthcoming DVD.
Other bands on the bill include: AFTER FOREVER, BATTLELORE, DISTORTED, DRACONIAN, ELIS, EPICA, THE GATHERING, IMPERIA, INTERRIA, SERAPHIM, SIRENIA, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY and VALKYRE.
DORO has now been confirmed to headline the festival pre-show on October 19th, also at the Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. Other acts scheduled to perform on the night include HOLY MOSES, DARZAMAT and DYLATH-LEEN
FINNTROLL has been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order):
THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER
DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER
FEAR MY THOUGHTS
KEEP OF KALESSIN
SECRETS OF THE MOON
The Ragnarok Festival, which was due to happen on November 4 in Perth, Scotland, has been cancelled, due to poor ticket sales. The bill was to include Doro, Gamma Ray and Dream Evil.
NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG will support German metal queen DORO on her U.K. dates in November.
BLITZKRIEG's most recent album, "Sins and Greed", was released in July 2005 via Metal Nation Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Absolute Power" was recorded at Trinity Heights Studios in Newcastle Upon Tyne (U.K.) and features bass player Paul Brewis, who replaced Andy Galloway in early 2004. In addition, the CD marks Ken Johnson's first studio album following his performance on "Absolutely Live".
Sonata Arctica will do another European tour in April/May 2006. There will be headliner shows in Holland, France and Switzerland - all other shows will be headlined by Doro.
Apr. 15 Herne, GER - Gysenberghalle
Apr. 16 Nuremberg, GER - Löwensaal
Apr. 18 Vienna, AUT - Planet Music
Apr. 19 Munich, GER - Georg Elser Halle
Apr. 21 Stödtlen, GER - Springtime Festival
Apr. 22 Kaiserslautern, GER - Kammgarn
Apr. 23 Stuttgart, GER - Longhorn
Apr. 24 Pratteln, SWI - Z7
Apr. 26 Osnabrück, GER - Hyde Park
Apr. 27 Hamburg, GER - Fabrik
Apr. 28 Helmond, NETH - Plato
Apr. 29 Aalst, BEL - Oktoberhallen
Apr. 30 Paris, FRA - TBA
May 02 Montpellier, FRA - Rockstore
May 04 Porto, POR - Hard Club
May 05 Madrid, SPA - Aqualung
May 06 Barcelona, SPA - Razzmatazz 2
May 07 Bergara, SPA - Jam
Armageddon Music have announced a March 21 release date for the "Armageddon Over Wacken Live 2004" 3-CD set. The package will feature more than 220 minutes and 38 bands, along with liner notes, photos and information about the annual German metal festival. Here is the complete track listing:
01. ANTHRAX - "Indians"
02. ANTHRAX - "Only"
03. DESTRUCTION - "Nailed To The Cross"
04. CHILDREN OF BODOM - "Sixpounder"
05. CANNIBAL CORPSE - "Dormant Bodies Bursting"
06. MAYHEM - "Pargans Fears"
07. DEATH ANGEL - "Thicker Than Blood"
08. UNLEASHED - "To Asgaard We Fly"
09. ORPHANAGE - "Five Crystals"
10. EKTOMORF - "I Know Them"
11. EKTOMORF - "Destroy"
12. BAL-SAGOTH - "The Emperial Lexicon"
13. MNEMIC - "Ghost"
14. CATHEDRAL - "Stained Glass Horizon"
15. NEVERMORE - "Enemies Of Reality"
Disc 2: More...
Swedish metallers MORGANA LEFAY are the latest addition to the 2005 edition of the Bang Your Head festival (the 10th Anniversary edition) which is set to take place on June 24th and 25th in Balingen, Germany. Tickets are available at the ticket-hotline (+49-74 57-9 13 93) and via the homepage. Pre-sale cost of the tickets is 59 Euros (plus shipping). Organizers have "limited" tickets to 20, 000, to keep the one-stage event relaxed and somewhat intimate. More information can be found at Bang-Your-Head.de.
Acts currently confirmed for the festival now include:
Twisted Sister, Dio, Saxon and the re-united Candlemass are all booked to appear at next year's Bang Your Head festival, which happens at Balingen, Germany on 24/25. Also on the bill for the tenth anniversary of the festival are Doro, Sebastian Bach, Nevermore, Krokus, Gamma Ray, Axel Rudi Pell and Amon Amarth.
An EP, called "The Mold" taken from the first personal album featuring Chris Caffery (main guitarist of Savatage, master of ceremonies & guitarist of Trans-Siberian Orchestra) as the singer besides his guitars duties is released in Europe through Black Lotus Records. Includes two exclusive non-album tracks. The album features Paul Morris (Rainbow, Doro), Dave Z (Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ZO2, Jeff Plate (Savatage, Trans-Siberian Orchestra).
A world-wide tour will follow with an appearance in Wacken Festival 2005.
"The Mold" tracklisting: More...
The new Doro Single "Let Love Rain on Me" entered the official German Media Control Single Charts in week 33 on #65 and is staying the 2nd week now. So "Let Love Rain On Me" is the most successfull Doro Single ever and the first single in the German Charts since 1993.
Doro and AFM Records like to say "thanks" to all people who supported us in the last months, especially you, the fans, who made this success possible.
Doro is out with a live video to 'All We Are', which you can view here on Launch.com.