W.A.S.P / European Tour postponed to 2023. Blackie Lawless is “pissed off”

W.A.S.P have been forced to postpone their 40th Anniversary tour of Europe, with the dates now moved to spring 2023.

“With enormous frustration,” Blacki Lawless says, “I’m forced to announce W.A.S.P. must postpone the 2022 European leg of the 40th Anniversary World Tour. This hideous pandemic that’s stripped people of their freedom and lives, that’s caused countless artist’s to cancel or postpone shows for years, once again has reared its vicious head to claim us… again.

“For years, we’ve worked really hard to make this tour our celebration, for not only for the fans but for all of us involved. I’m sad, mad, tired and pissed off, but I’ll quote from the great W.E. Henley’s poem Invictus, ‘My Head is Bloody, But Unbowed.’

“That’s what I want from all of you, to go beyond this place of pain and loss, and NEVER bow to this THING! Our U.S. dates will continue as planned – BUT – WE WILL see you all next year Europe.”

All tickets previously purchased for the 2022 tour will be valid at the rescheduled 2023 shows.


17mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, Manchester ** SOLD OUT **Academy

18mar8:00 pmW.A.S.P, WolverhamptonK.K's Steel Mill

19mar8:00 pmW.A.S.P, Nottingham ** SOLD OUT **Rock City

21mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, GlasgowO2 Academy

22mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, NewcastleO2 City Hall

23mar8:00 pmW.A.S.P, Bristol ** SOLD OUT **O2 Academy

24mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, London ** LAST FEW TICKETS **Roundhouse

25mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, Dublinnational Stadium

26mar7:00 pmW.A.S.P, BelfastUlster Hall


March 28th 2023 – Russia, Moscow – 1930 Moscow

March 29th 2023 – Russia, Moscow – 1930 Moscow

March 30th 2023 – Russia, St. Petersburg – Giant Hall

April 8th 2023 – Netherlands, Eindhoven – Effenaar

April 9th 2023 – Denmark, Cophenhagen – Amager Bio

April 11th 2023 – Sweden, Malmo – Moriskan

April 13th 2023 – Finland, Tampere – Pakkahuone

April 14th 2023 – Finland, Helsinki – Kulttuuritalo

April 15th 2023 – Finland, Oulu – Teatria

April 16th 2023 – Sweden, Umea – Idum

April 18th 2023 – Sweden, Sundsvall – Sporthallen

April 19th 2023 – Sweden, Gavle – Gasklockan

April 20th 2023 – Sweden, Eskilstuna – Lokomotivet

April 21st 2023 – Sweden, Karlstadt – Nojesfabriken

April 22nd 2023 – Sweden, Stockholm – Stora Fallan

April 23rd 2023 – Sweden, Huskvarna – People’s Park

April 25th 2023 – Norway, Oslo – Rockefeller

April 26th 2023 – Norway, Oslo – Rockefeller

April 27th 2023 – Sweden, Norrkoping – Flygeln

April 28th 2023 – Sweden, Kalmar – Kalmarsalen

April 29th 2023 – Sweden, Gothenburg – Tradgarn

May 1st 2023 – Germany, Bremen – Aladin Music Hall

May 2nd 2023 – Germany, Mannheim – Capitol

May 3rd 2023 – Germany, Oberhausen – Turbinenhalle

May 4th 2023 – Germany, Stuttgart – LKA Longhorn

May 5th 2023 – Germany, Saarbrucken – Garage

May 6th 2023 – Germany, Geiselwind – Music Halle

May 7th 2023 – Germany, Munich – Backstage Werk

May 10th 2023 – Switzerland, Zurich – Komplex 457

May 11th 2023 – Switzerland, Laussane – Les Docks

May 12th 2023 – Italy, Milan – Live Club

May 13th 2023 – Italy, Padova – Padova Hall

May 17th 2023 – Romania, Bucharest – Arenele Romane

May 18th 2023 – Bulgaria, Sofia – Arena Sofia

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