Doro Pesch's career spans 30 years...known as the "Queen of Rock" and the "Queen of Metal", she is the recipient of the Legends Award from England's renowned "Golden Gods Awards" in 2013, has gold and platinum awards for about 10 million sold records, and has performed live about 3,000 times on 4 continents and in over 60 countries. Doro is truly a legend, and we are proud and honored to have her play on the Dobbs' stage. Doro's band includes Philadelphia's own Johnny Dee on drums and South Jersey's Nick Douglas on bass. Interestingly enough, our Mamma Dobbs met them before ever entering the music biz, while on a business trip in Germany and striking up conversation with the people behind her in line at customs! Rounding out the lineup are guitarists Bas Maas and Luca Princiotta. Joining Doro are special guests The Mighty Swine - Guitar Oriented, Lyric Driven, Bass Pounding, > Drum Bashing Hard Rock / Melodic Metal with audible lyrics and hooks. Featuring Mike Skimmerhorn (CJSS/CHASTAIN) on Vocals / Bass, Stacey Donahue & Jeff Tong on Guitar, and Rory Faciane on Drums, this hard rocking band has close to 25 yrs experience each and a large catalog of albums to their credits. Philadelphia's Star II Sun and Tungsten are also appearing.
Supporting Leprous! Make sure that you say you came to see Tungsten.
Tungsten at Kung Fu Necktie (Main Stage)
Sounds Like: Pink Floyd, Iron Maiden (British Heavy Metal Band), Opeth, Mastodon, Deep Purple (1968-1976)
Bio: Imagine combining the psychadelica of 70’s Pink Floyd with the blistering guitar harmonies of 80’s Iron Maiden. Update those classic sounds with the modern progressiveness of Opeth and Mastodon, top the blend with the intense vocals of one of Philadelphia’s most talented front-women, and you get ...See Full Bio