Mega platinum WHITESNAKE, the legendary rock 'n' roll band founded and formed by DEEP PURPLE singer DAVID COVERDALE are proud to announce their first shows of the 2019 "FLESH & BLOOD" World Tour, which will feature songs from the new studio record to be released in May 2019 on Frontiers entitled "FLESH & BLOOD" alongside their biggest hits & songs from one of the greatest back catalogues in rock 'n' roll history spanning over 40 years.
The first single & video from the new record entitled "SHUT UP & KISS ME" will be released worldwide in 2019 prior to the "Flesh & Blood" World Tour.
Founded in 1978 by former Deep Purple singer David Coverdale, the band have earned multi-platinum albums including 'TROUBLE,''LOVEHUNTER,''READY AND WILLING' and 'COME AN' GET IT' through to the explosive hard rock of the revamped 'SNAKE sound with the multi-platinum 'SLIDE IT IN' & having just celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017, 1987's self-titled mega-million-selling smash-hit album, 'WHITESNAKE.' From these albums came multiple top 10 hits worldwide, including 2 number 1 singles with "Here I Go Again" and "Is This Love" as well as the unforgettable hammer of "Still Of The Night" all leading to virtual 24-hour domination of MTV around the globe.
In 2017, to mark the 30th anniversary of their most successful album "WHITESNAKE" a Deluxe Package was released on Rhino Records to colossal success.
The partnership with Rhino has continued with the recent release of "UNZIPPED," a collection of rare and unreleased acoustic performances over the last 20 years, a truly extraordinary opportunity to hear some of the Whitesnake classics as you have never heard them before.
Bombast, bravado, talent and passion have helped establish Whitesnake as the perennial platinum favourite they have become and they're back with a vengeance in 2019. The world-renowned group featuring DAVIDCOVERDALE (vocals), REB BEACH (guitar), JOEL HOEKSTRA (guitar), MICHAEL DEVIN (bass), TOMMY ALDRIDGE (drums) and MICHELE LUPPI (Keys) have just finished recording their 13th Studio record.
David Coverdale...Whitesnake Lead Singer: "I am so honoured & grateful to have toured this incredible world we share, for over 40 years, celebrating & enjoying unforgettable moments with millions of people...All of whom have joined me on this amazing journey... I truly love the shared experience & simply love my job & always will... Over 4 Decades of REPTILIAN FUN!! Thank YOU!!.
David Coverdale - vocals Reb Beach - guitars Joel Hoekstra - guitars Michael Devin - bass Tommy Aldridge - drums Michele Luppi - keys