Punk legends the Misfits announce 1st ‘original lineup’ N.J. concert in 35 years

Punk legends the Misfits announce 1st 'original lineup' N.J. concert in 35 years

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This isn’t a drill, Backyard State punk followers — the Misfits are reuniting in New Jersey for the primary time in a long time.

The horror-punk legends from Lodi introduced Monday a reunion of the “Authentic Misfits” — which means famed vocalist Glenn Danzig rejoining bassist and longtime Misfits flag-bearer Jerry Solely — at Prudential Middle in Newark Could 19. Traditional lineup guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein has additionally returned. Does anybody else have chills?

The band first reformed in 2016 on the Riot Fest stage in Chicago and Denver, marking the primary time in 33 years the icons had performed collectively. However now the Jersey boys are coming dwelling, so dig out these cranium shirts, relearn the phrases to “Final Caress” and “Halloween” and get your moshing butt over to Newark this spring. Punk powerhouses Suicidal Tendencies and Murphy’s Legislation will open the present.

Ticket costs start at $49.50 and go on-sale to most people starting Friday, Feb. 2 at 10 a.m. EST at ticketmaster.com.

Danzig left the favored punk band again in 1983 to kind Samhain and and the group has soldiered on in numerous iterations, often with Solely dealing with lead vocals. The final Misfits album was 2011’s critically panned “The Satan’s Rain.”

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