25 October 2013
Spiritual Beggars: European tour kicking off today!
Spiritual Beggars:  European tour kicking off today!
After returning from a successful appearance at Japan's giant Loud Park festival last weekend, Sweden's Classic-Rock heavyweights SPIRITUAL BEGGARS are kicking off their European tour with support by UK's PURSON today. Make sure not to miss the following dates (Please note that the show on Sunday, 27th of October has been cancelled!), as they will mark the band's final activities for 2013:

SPIRITUAL BEGGARS - "Earth Blues" Tour 2013 + PURSON:
25.10.2013 Siegburg (Germany) - Kubana
26.10.2013 Roermond (The Netherlands) - ECI Cultuurfabriek
29.10.2013 Weinheim (Germany) - Café Central
30.10.2013 Esch sur Alzette (Luxemburg) - Kulturfabrik
31.10.2013 Zoetermeer (The Netherlands) - De Borderij
01.11.2013 Lille (France) - Splendid
02.11.2013 Hasselt (Belgium) - Muziekodroom

These dates not only mark a continuation of the band's touring support for their current "Earth Blues" album, but SPIRITUAL BEGGARS have recently also re-issued two of their classic catalogue titles: Their debut album "Spiritual Beggars" (1994) is out as 2CD/3LP version with a total of 70 minutes of unreleased bonus material and also the acclaimed album "Demons" (2005, featuring JB from Grand Magus on vocals) is available for the first time ever on LP format now

Purchase links for the "Spiritual Beggars" re-issue can be found here:
2CD: www.cmdistro.de
Black 3LP + Poster: www.cmdistro.de
Red 3LP + Poster: www.cmdistro.de

Purchase links for "Demons" can be found here:
Black LP: www.insideoutshop.de
Limited Red LP: www.insideoutshop.de

The latest SPIRITUAL BEGGARS album, "Earth Blues", is also still available in Europe as standard CD and Digital Download versions but also as limited Mediabook 2CD and as Gatefold 2LP (black, brown, splatter or blue options), both including the 8 live-tracks from the band's "Return To Live" Mini-Album, which were never previously released outside of Japan, as bonus.

Here are links to purchase of the different "Earth Blues" album formats in Europe:

Check out the recently released video clip for "Turn The Tide" here:

And the video clip for the album's opening track, "Wise As A Serpent", can be seen here:

Michael Amott (Guitars ' ARCH ENEMY, ex CARCASS)
Ludwig Witt (Drums ' GRAND MAGUS, ex FIREBIRD)
Per Wiberg (Keys ' ex OPETH)
Sharlee D'Angelo (Bass ' ARCH ENEMY, WITCHERY)
Apollo Papathanasio (Vocals ' ex FIREWIND)