The Damned Awaken UK ‘Spirits’

The Damned is ready to record a new album, the group has tour dates planned in the UK and a former bassist is back in the lineup.

The Damned
John Davisson
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Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif.

The “Evil Spirits” dates are in January and February, starting at the

Tickets to that tour are on sale now.

Bassist Stu West has left the group, so he is being relieved by another former bassist, Paul Gray.  The full lineup is now Gray, Dave Vanian, Captain Sensible, Monty Oxymoron and Andrew “Pinch” Pinching.

The new album will be recorded in October with longtime David Bowie collaborator Tony Visconti on production.

The Damned toured Australia and North America this year and did good business, moving 86 percent of tickets available in major-market theatres. The group is averaging 907 tickets per show in 2017.

For all things The Damned tour-related, check out the Pollstar artist page.