PRIMAL FEAR Drummer Randy Black On Board For ROCK MEETS CLASSIC 2013 Tour PRIMAL FEAR
drummer Randy Black has ben confirmed as the man behind the
kit for the upcoming ROCK MEETS CLASSIC 2013
tour, which will run
through Europe in February/March next year. Black joins his Primal Fear
bandmates Mat Sinner
(bass/master of ceremonies), Alex Beyrodt (guitars)
and Ralf Scheepers
(backing vocals) as part of THE MAT SINNER BAND.
Randy Black - SIDESTAGE LIVE - With Primal Fear
Black has issued the following statement:
"One of those gigs I privately wished I had became reality recently.
It is truly an honour for me to be announced as the new drummer and to
join The Mat Sinner Band and Rock Meets Classic family. I'm really
looking forward to working together with this great team of people and
can't wait to get started. Hope to see some familiar faces on the tour."
Now into its fourth year, Rock Meets Classic showcases classic rock
artists of the '70s and '80s performing their hits backed by a full-on
rock band and an orchestra. Artists that have taken part in previous
tours include Ian Gillan (DEEP PURPLE), Dan McCafferty (NAZARETH), Steve
Lukather (TOTO), Lou Gramm (FOREIGNER), Chris Thompson (MANFRED MAN'S
EARTH BAND) and Jimi Jamison (SURVIVOR).
Artists confirmed for the 2013 tour include former JOURNEY frontman
Steve Augeri, MANFRED MANN'S EARTH BAND's Chris Thompson and FREE/BAD
COMPANY vocal legend Paul Rodgers.
The Mat Sinner Band also features TRILLIUM / AVANTASIA's Amanda
Somerville (backing vocals), Avantasia's Oliver Hartmann (guitars),
Jimmy Kresic (keyboards), Tiffany Kirkland (backing vocals) and Verena
Schock (backing vocals).