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Slough Feg Kick Off US Tour

San Fran's contemporary innovators of the NWOBHM style kick off a wicked US tour in their hometown tonight, in support of their latest odyssey Hardworlder. Tour dates are as follows:

11/07/2007 Elbo Room, San Francisco CA w/Turambar
11/08/2007 The Vista, Eureka, CA w/Thrones
11/09/2007 Mt Tabor Theatre - Portland OR w/Dark Black
11/10/2007 Comet Tavern - Seattle WA w/Slave Traitor, Skelator
11/12/2007 Burt's Tiki Lounge - Salt Lake City UT
11/13/2007 3 Kings Tavern - Denver CO w/National Blues Arsenal
11/14/2007 Replay Lounge - Lawrence KS w/The Cast Pattern
11/15/2007 *TBA - Omaha NE
11/16/2007 Turf Club - St. Paul MN
11/17/2007 Annex - Madison WI w/Bible of the Devil, Skintones
11/18/2007 Quencher's - Chicago IL w/Bible of the Devil, Cocaine Wolves
11/19/2007 Mac's Bar - Lansing MI w/Superchrist, Harbinger
11/20/2007 Jigsaw Saloon - Cleveland OH
11/21/2007 Club Midway - New York NY
11/23/2007 The Khyber - Philadelphia PA w/LeResistance, Queen Diamond
11/24/2007 The Milestone - Charlotte NC w/Poontanglers
11/25/2007 Joli Rouge - Asheville NC
11/26/2007 The Dregs - Memphis TN
11/27/2007 The Dart Room - Fayetteville AR
11/28/2007 *TBA - Texas
11/29/2007 Red 7 - Austin TX w/Black Cobra, The Flood
11/30/2007 Peace and Justice Center - Albuquerque NM
12/01/2007 *TBA - Tucson AZ
12/02/2007 Relax Bar - Los Angeles CA

The Lord Weird Slough Feg, whose name is derived from a character in ancient Irish mythology, originates from Central Pennsylvania. The band relocated to San Francisco, California in 1990 in hopes of resurrecting the ailing 'true metal' scene in the United States. The band quickly gained a reputation as, 'The band San Francisco loved to hate' by taking a stand against the trends and incorporating stage savagery with strong visual imagery.

Three demos were produced by the band in the early to mid nineties. These were followed up by a self produced, self titled debut CD released in 1996. Scoring points for originality in the European underground, they aroused the interest of Dragonheart in 1998 and Twilight of the Idols was released in 1999 on Dragonheart Records. This was followed by, Down Among the Deadmen released in the year 2000, and Sci-Fi epic, Traveller in 2003. In 2005 the band moved to the Italian label Cruz Del Sur, and shortened their name to simply, Slough Feg with the release of Atavism.

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1. Cynic writes:

Think I liked "The Lord Weird" more but hey it's just a name. Not as awesome as Hammers of Misfortune but still worth a check out, haven't heard Hardworlder but I can't guarantee it'd be good.

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