Glenn is very happy to announce that he is to perform with his band in Belgrade, Serbia on WEDNESDAY, MAY 13th, 2009.
The venue is: Dom Omladine Beograd (Belgrade’s Youth Centre)
Tickets should be on sale in early February from: http://www.eventim-yu.com and from the venue ticket office.
Incidentally, this will be Glenn’s first concert in Belgrade since March 1975, when he last played there with Purple during the final tour that MKIII did with Ritchie Blackmore.
Glenn is very happy to confirm that he has been invited back to KAVARNA, Bulgaria by his good friend Tsonko Tsonev, the Mayor of Kavarna, to perform a special free concert on WEDNESDAY, MAY 6th, 2009. This is also the Bulgarian National holiday of St. George’s Day.
The concert will take place in the evening at Dobrotitsa Square (Main Central Square).
This promises to be a very special show as part one of the set will be a unique and first time performance by Glenn of the entire BURN album in original album running order!!
Glenn has also been asked to officially open the national Bulgarian Marathon race which will take place in Kavarna on Saturday, May 9th. In previous years, the race was held in Sofia, and this will be the first year that the race will be held in Kavarna. The race will feature athletes from across the world taking part. Glenn and the band will not be amongst them!
Glenn is also scheduled to perform another free open air concert in Bulgaria, in KYUSTENDIL. The Mayor of Kyustendil, Mr Petar Paunov, has personally invited Glenn to play for the people in his municipality.
This will take place on SUNDAY, MAY 10th, 2009, at the Central Square Velbajd and start time will be around 8:00PM.
Here is the link for the Kyustendil municipality website:
PZM Touring Company (Australia)
Rob Pippan/ John Zak /Wilson Main
‘The Voice Of Rock‘
Performing for the first time in Australia with 5 piece electric rock band a career best of; Deep Purple MKIII and IV, Hughes-Thrall, Iommi-Hughes and solo years. Glenn and band will perform hits such as Burn, Stormbringer, Muscle and Blood, Love Communion, Might Just Take Your Life, Gettin’ Tighter, Soul Mover, and much more.
MELBOURNE: The Prince of Wales
WEDNESDAY 22nd APRIL 2009 with support Electric Mary (Vic)
Tickets From The Prince of Wales
ADELAIDE: HQ (formerly Heaven cnr Nth Terrace / West Terrace Adelaide)
THURSDAY 23rd APRIL 2009 with support Almost Human (SA) and Electric Mary (Vic)
Tickets From Venuetix
SYDNEY: The Gaelic Club
SUNDAY 26th APRIL 2009 with support TBA
Tickets From Moshtix
All ticket agency details TBA – watch this space for details.
THE WAIT IS OVER AUSTRALIA!
DON’T MISS THE CLASSIC ROCK EVENT OF 2009 IN AUSTRALIA!
Here I am at home in California, enjoying my downtime.
I’ve joined the HD video revolution, so lookout for more of these high definition videos soon!
Glenn will be a guest of his good friends MATTEO FILLIPINI and MOONSTONE PROJECT for a set of Deep Purple songs in the city of TIRANE, ALBANIA on SUNDAY, MARCH 8th, 2009. The show will take place in the PUBLIC UNIVERSITY SQUARE.
Ticket details will be made available once we receive them.
We are also pleased to announce that Glenn will be performing another of his incredible acoustic shows, along with Anders Olinder on keyboards, at SIGURDSGATAN 25 in VASTERAS, SWEDEN on SATURDAY, MARCH 14th. The promoter is Glenn’s old friend Bjorn Carlsson of Message Production. Incidentally, this will be Glenn’s first show in Sweden for over 2 years!
“An Evening with Glenn Hughes“
Featuring acoustic guitar and keyboard versions of classic material from Glenn’s career, plus illuminating, uplifting and humorous insights from the man himself about music, life, Deep Purple, and more.
Saturday, March 14th, 2009
VENUE: Sigurdsgatan 25, Vasteras, Sweden
Glenn is also confirmed to play an acoustic show (again with Anders Olinder on keyboards) in BERGEN, NORWAY on THURSDAY, MARCH 12th, 2009.
The venue is Madam Felle – www.madamfelle.com
Tickets are available through www.billettservice.no
Glenn has just officially confirmed one other USA live date:
SATURDAY, APRIL 4th, 2009 at the Whisky A Go Go in Los Angeles, California – West Hollywood to be precise!
Tickets will be on sale via Ticketmaster soon!
You can also visit the venue’s gig calendar and website(s):
Happy New Year!
Glenn has just left us all another very special video treat as part the 2009 New Year celebrations!
He also commented…
“Happy New Year everybody!
How do feel out there in Happy New Year land?!?!
To everybody that moved, to everybody that funked this past year, wherever U are, whatever U do, a very Happy New Year to you!
THE BOMBASTIC MEATBATS, featuring Glenn Hughes alumni CHAD SMITH (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) on drums, JEFF KOLLMAN on guitars and ED ROTH on keyboards, along with bassist, KEVIN CHOWN will do a live recording at THE BAKED POTATO (Studio City) on FRIDAY, JANUARY 9th, 2009 and SATURDAY, JANUARY 10th, 2009.
More info available at: http://www.thebakedpotato.com