Chicago,IL Industrial-Rock supergroup Pigface announces that legendary artist Chris Connelly will be joining them on select dates of their upcoming their upcoming North America tour.
Connelly has been involved in iconic bands such as Ministry, Revolting Cocks, Killing Joke, Murder Inc and prior forms of Pigface. He joins Pigface on their first tour in 14 years. Connelly will appear in Pigface at their shows on November 15th in Cleveland, November 16th in Detroit, and November 30th in Chicago. Pigface founder Martin Atkins explains importance of Connelly in Pigface..
The line up is just stellar at this point ! Chris has been such an important part of so many projects with me it’s going to be almost impossible to choose just a few songs. with so many of us from the FOOK album we have to include Ten Ground and Down. Murder Inc is going to be extra menacing too! And, the announcements aren’t over...
An already stacked lineup, the current iteration of Pigface includes Martin Atkins (Ministry, Nine Inch Nails, Public Image Ltd) at the helm, along with Mary Byker (Pop Will Eat Itself,Gaye Bykers On Acid) Lesley Rankine (Silverfish + Ruby), Curse Mackey (Evil Mothers),En Esch (KMFDM),Dirk Flanigan (77 Luscious Babes), Bobdog Caitlin (Evil Mothers), Bradley Bills (Chant) Greta Brinkman (Moby, Druglord), Charles Levi (My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult) Orville Kline (Porn And Chicken).
Other special guests will appear at limited dates on the tour such as Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe (Nov 15th-19th), Folk singer and Violinist Gaelynn Lea (Nov 15th-16th Nov 25th-30th) Pigface and Kittie alum Fallon Bowman (Nov 17tth) and Ali Jafri (Nov 17th). Other guests include Betty X, Phil Owen, Bruce Lamont, Justin Pearson, Martin King, Jim Marcus, Leanne Murray, Krztoff, Joe Letz, Jesse Hunt, Leyla Royale and many more.
NOV 15 Cleveland, OH Beachland Ballroom & Tavern
NOV 16 Pontiac, MI The Crofoot Ballroom
NOV 17 Toronto, Canada Lee’s Palace
NOV 18 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts
NOV 19 New York, NY Le Poisson Rouge
NOV 20 Baltimore, MD Baltimore Soundstage
NOV 21 Columbus, OH Skullys Music Diner
NOV 22 Atlanta, GA Masquerade (Hell)
NOV 23 New Orleans, LA Southport Hall
NOV 24 Dallas, TX Granada Theater
NOV 26 Oklahoma City, OK Tower Theatre
NOV 27 Denver, CO Marquis Theater
NOV 28 Kansas City, MO The Record Bar
NOV 29 Minneapolis, MN Cabooze
NOV 30 Chicago, IL Thalia Hall Chicago