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by on Apr.09, 2008, under Metal Music News

Saxon announce a one-off UK date at the Shepherd’s Bush Empire to celebrate St. Georges Day on 23rd April 2008. This follows a busy 2007 for the band. They released The Inner Sanctum in March on SPV/Steamhammer, followed by a live double DVD set To Hell and Back Again and a re-release of their studio album Unleash The Beast
(with bonus tracks) and appeared at the HardRockHell Festival in November.
The current line-up consists of: Biff Byford (Vocals), Paul Quinn (Guitars), Doug Scaratt (Guitars), Nibbs Carter (Bass), Nigel Glockler (Drums).
Full show details are:

Date City Venue Box Office Doors Ticket Price

23rd Apr London – Shepherd’s Bush Empire – 0870 400 0688 7:00 pm £18.50

Tickets are subject to booking fee – online booking:

Saxon MetalFormed in 1976 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, the band released their first album in 1979 and had scored 4 top twenty hits by 1981. They went on to have 8 top 20 UK albums within the next 10 years including the mega selling Wheels of Steel which hit number 5 in 1980 and their double platinum Denim And Leather (1981). Tours of America, an appearance at the Monsters Of Rock festival at Castle Donington, and the live album The Eagle Has Landed (1982) (according to Melody Maker “one of the best live recordings of the decade”) followed. To date Saxon have sold over 10 million units worldwide, released 26 albums and are still going from strength to strength.

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