Monday, July 21, 2014


U.S./Danish extreme metal legends KING DIAMOND are rehearsing with bassist PONTUS EGBERG, whom will be the stand in bassist as HAL PATINO was  FIRED last week with a replacement to be announced soon.                                                                          

KING DIAMOND have announced a fall 2014 NORTH AMERICAN tour and have been already confirmed for the 2014 FUN, FUN, FUN FEST (AUSTIN, TEXAS).

KING DIAMOND continues work on his new release due in 2015.

KING DIAMOND unleashed "Give Me Your Soul...Please" 6/27/2007 via METAL BLADE RECORDS

Overtime rehearsals with stand-in bass player Pontus Egberg from Sweden is paying off.
See you at Grona Lund - Stockholm, on the 25th!

King Diamond European Tour Starts This Week
Meet & Greet Contest for Berlin and Tilburg; Details for Wacken Announced
King Diamond's five show European tour begins this week in Stockholm, Sweden and ends on August 8th in Oulu, Finland. Be sure to get your tickets at the links below.

European Summer Tour
25/07 Stockholm, SE Gröna Lund -
28/07 Berlin, DE Huxleys Neue Welt -
30/07 Tilburg, NL 013 Poppodium -
01/08 Wacken, DE Wacken Open Air -
08/08 Oulu, FI Jalometalli -

Two of the shows are offering fans the opportunity to meet King Diamond. Meet & Greet information for the shows in Berlin, DE and Tillburg, NL is available now.
Huxleys Neue Welt - Berlin, DE Meet & Greet
Details and information at:
013 Poppodium - Tilburg, NL Meet & Greet
To Enter: Buy a ticket for the show. Then mail your name (both first and last name) and e-mail address, together with your ticket code, to Please put 'King Diamond Meet & Greet' in the subject line. You can find the ticket code above the barcode. The drawing will be held on Friday July 25th. 10 winners will be informed directly by 013, and the Meet & Greet will be sometime during the day of July 30th, at a Tilburg, Netherlands location.
Wacken Update:
The set times and running order for Wacken Open Air have been finalized, and we're pleased to announce that King Diamond will be performing on the 'Black Stage' on Friday, August 1st at Midnight!
Thanks-Stay Metal, Stay Brutal-\m/ -l-