German metallers ACCEPT have announced the addition of guitarist Uwe Lulis and drummer Christopher Williams to the group's ranks.
ACCEPT prepared a new video clip for the song 'Fall Of The Empire' featuring the new members, and the current line-up - Wolf Hoffmann, Peter Baltes, Mark Tornillo, Uwe Lulis and Christopher Williams.
Watch the video here:
On Saturday, the world tour for »Blind Rage« continues. Says the band: "»Blind Rage« tour 2015 part II is on the move again, returning to South America with OZZY OSBOURNE, KISS, JUDAS PRIEST, MOTÖRHEAD and many other greats! Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and more are already in their intense battle plan for 2015!”
"The past, present and future for ACCEPT was, and still is, beyond the band's imagination, but not beyond their reach! We all know they could not have come so far without their fans and the endless gifted people who are working so hard for ACCEPT! Thank you to all of them from all of us with the promise that we will come back — better and stronger and even more devoted than the last time!"
Looking back on 2014, it was the best year in the band’s career so far:
* »Blind Rage« #1 on the sales charts in GERMANY & FINLAND.
* Various entries in international Charts.
* Winner of ALBUM OF THE YEAR categories in several countries by the strongest Metal Bibles in Europe, METAL HAMMER, HARD ROCK, SWEDEN ROCK #1.
* 45 shows in 20 countries.
* SOLD OUT shows in 9 countries.
* Headliner at most prestigious and talked about European Festivals including the Metal Paradise (with “special event show”) WACKEN OPEN AIR, WOODSTOCK and the amazing three quarter of a million fan strong 2014 a charity event for Children Hospitals in Poland.
* Touring Europe, North America, Australia and Asia – 4 Continents in 2014 and not yet finished!
You can order your copy of »Blind Rage« here:
Enjoy ACCEPT Live in 2015:
18.04. MX Chihuahua - House Of Blues
19.04. MX Cuauhtémoc - Sala
23.04. BR Rio de Janeiro - Vivo Rio
26.04. BR Sao Paulo - Monsters Of Rock
16.05. D Wallsbüll - Wallsbüll Open Air
19.05. D Leipzig - Werk 2
20.05. D Berlin - Huxleys
23.05. GR Athens - Gagarin205
24.05. GR Thessaloniki - Principal Club
26.05. HU Budapest - Barba Negra Track
27.05. PL Krakow - Fabryca
28.05. SK Banska Bystrica - Amfitheater
30.05. D Munich - Rockavaria
31.05. D Gelsenkirchen - Der Ring - Grüne Hölle Rock
05.06. FIN Tampere - Radio City Southpark
07.06. CZ Pilsen - Metalfest
18.07. D Balingen - Bang Your Head
22.07. SLO Tolmin - Metal Days
24.07. FR Marseille - Le Moulin
25.07. ESP Barcelona - Rockfest Barcelona
30.07. AT Graz - Seerock Festival
03.08. DK Aarhus - Train
06.08. S Gävle - Getaway Rock
08.08. D Thalmässing/Pyras - Pyraser Classic Rock Night
09.08. B Kotrijk - Alcatraz Metal Fest
12.12. D Geiselwind - Eventzentrum Strohofer