Hi everyone! The Danko Jones tour with Motorhead couldn't have gotten off to a better start. Two nights in a row they packed the Ambassador Theatre in Dublin and when Saxon joined the tour in Wolverhampton last night the line-up for the mother of all rock tours was complete! The three bands will spend the next 5 weeks on the road together and judging from the current ticket sales the majority of the shows will be sold out! A complete list of tour dates can be found in the tour section. Bad Taste Records has also uploaded the new Danko Jones single "King Of Magazines" as their MP3 of the week, so head over for a free download.
Today, we are happy to announce the first dates of the 2009 spring euro tour. Many more dates will be added shortly, keep visiting the website for the latest update.
25/2, Copenhagen, Lille Vega
26/2, Stockholm, Tyrol
27/2, Sundsvall, Pipeline/Spegelsalen
10/3, Halmstad, B&B
11/3, Gothenburg, Tradgarn
12/3, Malmo, Kulturbolaget
13/3, Husqvarna, Folkets Park
14/3, Helsingborg, Tivoli
16/2, Hamburg, Grosse Freiheit 36
20/3, Vienna, Austria
21/3, Zurich, Mascotte
22/3, Luzern, Schuur
26/3, Ghent, Handelbeurs
As some of you might know Danko is a regular columnist in many magazines all over the world including Rock Hard (Germany) and Close-up Magazine (Sweden) among others and now it is time to add another one to the list. As of next month he will be featured in Swiss magazine Rockstar which is one of the biggest music magazines in Switzerland. Check it out here.
Just a quick update to let everyone know that the first reports of sold out shows on the upcoming tour with Mot√∂rhead are dropping in. Therefore everyone who is planning to attend are recommended to buy tickets as soon as possible to make sure you dont miss out! All dates are posted in the tour section.
Danko Jones are currently gearing up to go back out on the road in Canada! This is the second tour on the back of their latest album “Never Too Loud” and after spending the summer months playing festivals in Europe and having their first few weeks off in ages, they are now itching to do some club shows again! Details on all the 10 shows can be found in the tour section. The Danko Jones Myspace site has also been updated with some more songs!
Bounce (from I’m Alive And On Fire) is the theme song of one of the funniest shows on TV – Life’s a Zoo. Check out the trailer and find out more about the show here! The video for First Date will also be featured in episode 9, “Scared Shirtless”, that airs on October 24th on Teletoon (English).
Danko Jones are currently in Europe getting ready to play for their spanish fans at the Azkena Rock Festival in Vitoria Gasteiz on Friday the 5th of September. It looks like it will be a great festival, check out the line-up here! After the show they will head straight back to Canada and Toronto for a show at the Virgin Festival on Sunday the 7th before they do a bunch more Canadian dates throughout October. Then its back on a plane heading over to Europe for the start a 6 week tour with the mighty Motorhead and Saxon which for sure will be the package of the year! Check out all the dates in the tour section of this website!
Danko Jones were just confirmed to play the MTV Campus Invasion in Kiel on July 19:th together with Sportfreunde Stiller, The Subways etc. More info on the MTV Germany website! We are also very happy to announce that we are supporting Motorhead and Saxon in November / December, all dates can be found in the tour section. Dont miss out on the tour of the year!