NEWCASTLE (CelebrityAccess) — Guitarist Michael Schenker, best known for his stints in UFO and the Scorpions, has announced plans for a nationwide UK tour in December.
The Bridge The Gap UK tour will feature Schenker’s “Temple of Rock” band, comprising ex-Scorpions Herman Rarebell (drums) and Francis Buchholz (bass), Wayne Findlay (guitar, keyboards), and ex-Rainbow vocalist Doogie White.
The tour will get underway with a show at the Newcastle O2 Academy on Wednesday 10th December and run through the month until closing out with a December 20th show at London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire.
Four days before his UK tour kicks off, Schenker will headline Planet Rockstock at Trecco Bay in South Wales on Saturday 6th December.
Schenker will be touring in support of his most recent album, "Bridge the Gap" which was released last year.
Michael Schenker – December 2014 UK Tour
Planet Rockstock – Saturday 6th December
Newcastle O2 Academy – Wednesday 10th December
Glasgow O2 ABC – Thursday 11th December
Nottingham Rock City – Friday 12th December
Manchester Ritz – Saturday 13th December
Leeds O2 Academy – Monday 15th December
Bilston The Robin – Tuesday 16th December
Norwich Waterfront – Wednesday 17th December
Bristol O2 Academy – Friday 19th December
London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – Saturday 20th December