Thursday, February 2, 2012
The Scorpions recently released “Comeblack,” a new album of classic rock covers and re-recorded band hits.
Some the of the classics include tracks by The Kinks (“All Day And All of The Night”), The Rolling Stones (“Ruby Tuesday”), The Beatles (“Across The Universe”) and T. Rex (“Children Of The Revolution”).
“Comeblack” sold around 5,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 90 on The Billboard 200 chart.
The group is in the middle of their farewell tour, with dates currently booked into October 2012.
This week, The Scorpions appeared on the late-night German show “TV Total,” where they performed two songs: the classic “Rock You Like A Hurricane” and a cover of the Gloria Jones tune “Tainted Love.”
Check out video of both songs here:
* “Rock You Like A Hurricane” - Video
* “Tainted Love” - Video
The Scorpions: Big City Nights documentary due in 2013
The Scorpions to perform with film orchestra at Berlin Classic Open Air 2011
VIDEO: Scorpions rock Mikhail Gorbachev’s 80th Birthday Concert