The Hollywood Vampires will come back in Italy next summer for a single explosive show, al Marostica Summer Festival.
The self-defined “best bar band in the world“- made up of the main members and rock legends Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp, Joe Perry of the Aerosmith and the guitarist Tommy Henriksen – will return to the Italian stage after 4 years of absence.
Tickets will be on sale at 11:00 on Wednesday 9 November on ticketone.it.
Virgin Radio is the official radio of the concert
The tradition of Hollywood Vampires is to play an unbridled tribute to the great lost heroes of music and to their own original material, released on their studio album “He laughed“.
Forced to cancel their planned 2020 tour due to the pandemic, the special bond that binds the band members to their audience brought them back to the stage at the earliest opportunity.
Making no secret of their love of classic British rock’n’roll, they enrich their sets with songs from The Who, Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, Motörhead and others.
Ahead of the Hollywood Vampires’ 2023 UK tour, frontman Alice Cooper said: “Well, it’s already been three years since the Vampires have been on tour. I can’t wait to get back with the guys, I really love being a part of it. of that band. My band is fantastic and wonderful, but playing with the Vampires is a completely different situation. “
“I don’t necessarily do any plays, I’m just the lead singer, in a band, and the band seems to be one of the best bands around! It’s going to be great to see Johnny and Joe and Buck and Chris and all the guys. We’re going to rock all over Europe. ! Close the doors, prepare the garlic, because the vampires are coming! “
Joe Perry added: “Next summer will finally be time for Hollywood Vampires to be resurrected! We can’t wait to play the songs on our latest album, Rise, for all our fans across the ocean. Excitement builds as we count down the days! Everyone then… remember, leave the garlic at home! “
Hollywood Vampires first came together to record in 2015, combining a shared love of their favorite songs and a desire to celebrate their “dead and drunk friends” by playing the music of fallen heroes. Named after Alice’s 1970s venue which included the likes of John Lennon, Keith Moon and Mickey Dolenz, legendary performances followed around the world.
Featuring classics from the likes of The Doors, Love, AC / DC and more, plus of course hits from Alice and Aerosmith, the Hollywood Vampires were voted ‘Best Performance’ of 2018 at London’s Wembley Arena on their latest trip to London. United Kingdom.
The 16-track album “Rise”, produced by Tommy Henriksen and the Hollywood Vampires, is one of the purest, unrepentant and funniest rock and roll albums of recent times, made by masters of the trade and true fans of the form. Unlike their 2015 debut album, the second album is made up mostly of original material, written by the band. There are, however, in the spirit of the Vampires’ original mission, three covers of songs originally written and recorded by legendary rockers who died too young.