||MIKE PORTNOY TO JOIN BIGELF FOR UK/EUROPE TOUR
9 August 2014
It's just been announced that drummer Mike Portnoy will be joining Progressive Metallists Bigelf for their European autumn tour.
He has been instrumental in getting Bigelf back on their feet after a lengthy hiatus, contributing his drum work and arrangement skills to the band's latest album, 'Into The Maelstrom'.
Portnoy has been touring non-stop this year with this year's supergroup, The Winery Dogs and prog all-stars Transatlantic. That he chooses to hit the road with Damon Fox's outfit speaks volumes for Bigelf, and will be a boon for the band's European fans.
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Bigelf is experiencing a very successful comeback with their critically acclaimed album, and they've been nominated in three categories at the Progressive Music Awards for 2014 (Band Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Anthem).
Wed 29 October 2014 - Boerderij, Zoetermeer, HOLLAND w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Thurs 30 October 2014 - Dortmund FZW, Dortmund, GERMANY w/ MIKE
Sat 01 November 2014 - Z7, Pratteln, SWITZERLAND w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Sun 02 November 2014 - Nachtleben, Frankfurt, GERMANY w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Mon 03 November 2014 - Strom, Munich, GERMANY w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Tues 04 November 2014 - Legend Club, Milan, ITALY w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Thur 06 November 2014 - Razzmatazz 3 Barcelona, SPAIN w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Frid 07 November 2014 - Copérnico, Madrid, SPAIN w/ MIKE PORTNOY
Sat 08 November 2014 - Sonora, Bilbao, SPAIN w/ MIKE PORTNOY