Monday, January 5, 2015

Scorpions announce extensive Russian tour

The Scorpions have announced dates for an extensive spring tour of Russia as part of their 50th anniversary tour this year.

The German rockers will play 9 shows in the country starting May 14 in Novosibirsk.

The group also revealed a July 2 appearance as Festival Beauregard in Hérouville-Saint Claire, France.

The new dates follow the previously-announced first series of shows, which are set to begin May 8 in the Czech Republic.

The Scorpions recently premiered “We Built This House”, the lead single from their forthcoming album, “Return To Forever.”

Due February 23 (Feb 24 in North America), “Return To Forever” features completed versions of leftover material from the early 1980s.

The Scorpions
50th anniversary tour – NEW DATES

May 14 – Novosibirsk, RU - Ice Palace Siberia
May 16 – Tyumen, RU - Sports Palace
May 18 – Ekaterinburg, RU - Sports Palace
May 25 - St. Petersburg, RU - Ice Palace
May 27 - Moscow, RU - Olimpiyskiy
May 31 - Kazan, RU - Tatneft Arena
Jun 03 - Penza, RU - Sports Palace
Jun 05 - Voronezh, RU - Sports Palace
Jun 07 - Krasnodar, RU - Basket Hall

Jul 02 - Hérouville-Saint Claire, FR - Festival Beauregard

See also:

AUDIO: Scorpions premiere new single We Built This House
Scorpions unveil 50th anniversary tour dates
VIDEO: Scorpions drummer rejoins band following rehab treatment
Scorpions MTV Unplugged goes gold in Germany
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