MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP: European Tour Dates Announced

MSG (MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP) has scheduled the following European tour dates:

Sep. 08 - Z7 - Prattein, Switzerland
Sep. 09 - Spectrum - Augsburg, Germany
Sep. 10 - Boerderij - Zoetermeer, Holland
Sep. 11 - Hedon - Zwolle, Holland
Sep. 12 - Raismes Festival - Raismes, France
Sep. 13 - Spirit 66 - Verviers, Belgium
Sep. 14 - The Rock Temple - Kerkrade, Holland
Sep. 16 - The Underworld - London, UK
Sep. 17 - Muni Arts Centre - Pontypridd, UK

Japan's "Metal Moment" podcast conducted an interview with Michael Schenker on June 11, 2009 at the Avalon in Santa Clara, California. The chat is now available for streaming at this location.

Video footage of MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's (MSG) June 21, 2009 concert at the House Of Blues in Dallas, Texas can be viewed below (courtesy of "LillianAxefanforever"). Photos of the show are available at this location.

MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's lineup for the U.S. tour was as follows:

Michael Schenker (Guitar)
Gary Barden (Vocals)
Wayne Findlay (Guitar, Keyboards)
Pete Holmes (Drums)
Rev Jones (Bass)

MSG's North American trek was originally scheduled to take place in March/April but was postponed due to a delay in receiving the necessary paperwork required for Schenker to enter the U.S.

Audio samples of all 12 tracks that appear on SCHENKER BARDEN ACOUSTIC PROJECT's first album, "Gipsy Lady", are available for streaming on Play.com.

"Gipsy Lady" was released on May 19 via Inakustik.


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