For the name Evile to be on the same poster that contains the such legendary names of Judas Priest, Jethro Tull, Dream Theater and Queensryche
If you listened to rock radio in the mid- to late '80s, chances are a week didn't go by that you weren't smacked between the ears by a wall of sound generated by a musical quintet called Queensryche
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Returning on stage to huge applause, Queensryche
finished off an impressive night with Jet City Woman, the politically prophetic Empire and Silent Lucidity, which resulted in a standing ovation for which the band had worked tirelessly.
Jack Witt sings with 1980s heavy metal band Queensryche
at the House of Blues.
We were going to play the set at just the Hammersmith gig, but then Queensryche
fell through and we thought why not do it for the whole tour?
Blood Eagle: I'm in a band called Embers of Euphoria that's more melodic, kind of like Carcass meets Queensryche
How he manages to keep on top of what's happening in the rest of the world while running a multi-million dollar motorcycle company, taking the time to enjoy life with his wife and six children, dabbling in guitar making--Buell machined the guitar used by Mike Stone in the rock band Queensryche
out of a billet of mahogany--and playing in a band called The Thunderbolts--which is putting out its first all-original CD compilation this fall--is mind-boggling.
Mark was really into a band called Queensryche
, and I was into a Japanese metal band called Loudness.
The couple will tour through November with Queensryche
11/28/2015 - Hairball 12/31/2015 - Badlands House Band (New Year's Eve) 1/7/2016 - Rick Springfield 1/14/2016 - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts 1/21/2016 - Rival Sons 1/28/2016 - Europe 2/4/2016 - Tonic 2/11/2016 - KISS 2/18/2016 - Badlands House Band Invitational #1 (Featuring Stephen Pearcy, Mark Slaughter, Tom Keifer, Don Dokken and Kip Winger) 2/25/2016 - Disturbed 3/3/2016 - Accept 3/10/2016 - Queensryche
3/17/2016 -- Zwarte' 3/24/2016 - Justin Moore 3/31/2016 - Grand Funk Railroad 4/7/2016 - The Offspring 4/14/2016 - John Kay & Steppenwolf 4/21/2016 - Loverboy 4/28/2016 - Night Ranger 5/5/2016 - Los Tigres Del Norte (Cinco de Mayo) 5/12/2016 - Kix and Rhino Bucket 5/19/2016 - April Wine 5/26/2016 - Megadeth
Progressive Metal pioneers, Queensryche
, took the special guest slot and dazzled the crowd with a career-spanning setlist drawing on milestone albums Operation Mindcrime and the multi-platinum Empire.
Bringing buddies Queensryche
and rising stars Rival Sons for the ride ensures a diverse and value-packed night on what is being billed as the band's farewell world tour.