Label: Japan - Avalon/Marquee; Rest of World - Steamhammer / SPV
Manager: Manuela Froehlich, ROCK 4 SUCCESS, Artist & Band Management
Bio: 'Thundersteel' has everything that makes metal great.” - All Music Guide
After initial success in the early 80’s, iconoclastic metal band RIOT rose from the ashes after a few years of silence to release THUNDERSTEEL (CBS 1988), an album that would become as celebrated as the new line-up that spa...See Full Bio
"For thirty years I have been a true and devoted RIOT fan. Albums like 'Fire Down Under' and 'Thundersteel' have inspired me immensely, both as a singer and a songwriter, and the honest truth is that I would probably not be here today if it wasn't for RIOT. As a homage to the band we also covered their classic song 'Flight of the Warrior' on the album 'Masterpieces' in 2008. "I am totally psyched about having RIOT as our special guest for the first leg of the European tour and I can assure you that I will be in the audience banging my head and singing along in every song...every single night! Hell yeah!"