KING DIAMOND – ANNOUNCES NORTH AMERICAN TOUR 2014

King Diamond has confirmed what has been rumored for several weeks: the band will return to North America for a full tour this Fall! The tour will wrap up with the previously announced performance at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX, and begins on October 11 in Atlanta, GA. A limited edition King Diamond jacket will be available through the SHOWstubs.com fan club presale, which begins tomorrow, June 24th. Tickets will be on sale online and at box offices nationwide on Friday, June 27th. King Diamond will be joined on stage, of course, by long time band members Andy LaRocque, Mike Wead, Hal Read more...

KING DIAMOND

King Diamond (born Kim Bendix Petersen, June 14, 1956, Copenhagen, Denmark) is a Grammy-Nominated heavy metal musician known for his striking face painted image. As a vocalist, he is known for his use of falsetto, mixed with mid-range vocals in most of his music. As the frontman for both Mercyful Fate and the eponymous King Diamond, his music has had an influence on many bands across a variety of metal sub-genres. Mercyful Fate: Diamond’s first band, with whom he played guitar, was reportedly called Brainstorm. Feeling creatively dissatisfied, Diamond left Brainstorm and began Read more...