Posted in metal | music | tour dates on July 28, 2014

by Ian Chainey

Danzig at Riot Fest in 2013 (more by Kirstie Shanley)
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Samhain now have a guitarist and a solidified lineup for their upcoming run of 30 Bloody Years dates. First, the addition: Peter Adams of Baroness. Says Peter, "I'm truly excited, It's a great honor to share the stage with Samhain on the 30th Anniversary of Initium! Samhain has helped shape how I've played music, and the music I've listened to, since I was a teenager and will continue to, on into the future. To be a part of this legacy is great beyond words!" The rest of the group is rounded out by Danzig Legacy players London May and Steve Zing. (Yep, no Eerie Von. Maybe next reunion.) And, you know, Glenn Danzig will be there. Samhain is set to play Riot Fest, Housecore Horror Fest, and Samhain Night at NYC's Best Buy Theater among other dates.

In related news (and mentioning them here might be the only way to get the two together besides a lawsuit), the Misfits have been added to GWAR-B-Q. They'll be joined by Jello Biafra, the other recent add to an expanded lineup that includes Hatebreed, Body Count, Revocation, Iron Reagan, Goatwhore, Noisem, and more. You can find the updated bill below. GWAR-B-Q will kick off on August 16 at Richmond, Virginia's Hadad's Lake.

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GWAR-B-Q 2014 Lineup
Body Count
The Misfits
Jello Biafra
Hatebreed
Meatmen
Revocation
Iron Reagan
Goatwhore
Noisem
Kepone
Loincloth
Occultist
Fuckface Unstoppable
Eat the Turnbuckle

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Comments (6)

How can you have an Samhain/Initium reunion without Lyle Preslar?

Posted by Jim Testa | July 28, 2014 3:31 PM

A Samhain reunion without Elvis Presley? What a shame!

Posted by Anonymous | July 28, 2014 3:49 PM

Looks like that midget knows how to suck a dick, amirite

Posted by Anonymous | July 28, 2014 3:58 PM

I can't believe he would go out and perform songs without someone who foisted Fatboy Slim upon America. That is just cray cray, Jim Testa! Thank you for letting us all know you know who played on Initium. You are a very knowledgeable person. Cheers.

Posted by Anonymous | July 28, 2014 3:59 PM

Well, I thought the Preslar joke was funny.

Posted by Anonymous | July 28, 2014 4:42 PM

I thought it was a joke.

Posted by Meninas | July 28, 2014 9:00 PM

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