Wednesday May 9th sees the start of legendary guitarist Michael Schenker's 'Temple of Rock' UK tour. These shows mark the first time Schenker's touring band will feature two ex-Scorpions members, Herman Rarebill (drums) and Francis Buchholz (bass). Vocalist Doogie White (ex-Rainbow and Yngwie Malmsteen) and Michael Schenker Group keyboardist, Wayne Findlay complete the line-up.
The UK concerts will feature a plethora of hits spanning Michael Schenker's colourful career. Songs to be performed by the 'Temple of Rock' line-up include UFO's 'Rock Bottom' and 'Doctor Doctor', Michael Schenker Group's 'Armed and Ready' and 'Into The Arena', Scorpions classics 'Another Piece of Meat' and 'Rock You like a Hurricane', plus new songs from the recently released 'Temple of Rock' album 'Miss Claustrophobia' and 'Before the Devil Knows You´re Dead'.
May 9 - Wolverhampton The Wulfren
May 10 - Manchester HMV Ritz
May 11 - Glasgow O2 ABC
May 12 - London O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
Michael Schenker was our cover star for last month's Issue of iGuitar Magazine watch him jam with Jamie Humphries below