Big 80’s Hair Metal Tour arrives in Orange County


You know it’s summer when they move to Middletown! Cinderella’s Tom Keifer with LA Guns and Faster Pussycat prepare to rock Orange County Fair Speedway.

When I heard the announcement of this tour earlier this week, I was elated! Finally, a great ’80s hair metal package arrives in the Hudson Valley area. Cinderella’s Tom Keifer and his band will lead the 2022 Sonic Slam Tour which kicks off June 1 in Liverpool, NY and the tour is scheduled to play at Orange County Fair Speedway on June 2. A little about each group:

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Tom Keifer’s group:

Tom Keifer has been recording and touring as a solo artist for a few years now, but while he was with Cinderella he stepped out of the ’80s hair metal scene with a string of multi-platinum albums and hit singles. whose clips were in strong rotation on MTV. . The group has sold over 15 million albums worldwide.
Cinderella’s debut album, Night Songs, was released on Mercury Records on August 1, 1986. The album peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200 chart and sold 3 million copies, in part thanks to the groundbreaking single “Nobody’s Fool” received rock radio broadcast and high turnover on MTV. The success also contributed to the fact that the group toured with Bon Jovi on the group Slippery when wet tower. The album’s singles included “Shake Me”, “Nobody’s Fool” and “Somebody Save Me”. years 1988 Long cold winter and 90s Tear station were other successful outings of the group.

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LA Weapons:

Tracii Guns formed the group in Los Angeles in 1983 with singer Phil Lewis and the group had success throughout the 80s and 90s with songs like “One More Reason”, “Never Enough” and “The Ballad of Jayne ”.

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Faster pussy:

1980s glam metal rockers Faster Pussycat led by singer Taime Downe were on Elektra Records and sold over 500,000 copies of their second album Wake me up when it’s over which included the hits “Poison Ivy” and the ballad “House of Pain”. The group has shot several videos on MTV and toured with Y&T, Alice Cooper, Motley Crue, Kiss, David Lee Roth and many more.

Hair metal fans will rejoice next summer when the Sonic Slam Tour arrives in Middletown, NY! We look forward to this show. Check out Tom Keifer’s official website here for more information and tickets.

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