king diamond New York Tickets
Heavy metal’s most prolific personality, King Diamond will be heading to the Best Buy Theatre in Times Square, New York to perform songs from his second studio concept album, ‘Abigail’. Released back in 1987, fans can look forward to listening to hits, ‘Funeral’, ‘Omens’, ‘A Mansion in Darkness’ and ‘Shrine.’ Joining Kind Diamond and his band will be guest act, Exodus, the American thrash metal ensemble that will be performing hits from its 2014 release, ‘Blood In, Blood Out.’ Do not miss the heavy metal pioneer, King Diamond's live performance. Buy Kind Diamond New York tickets.
Prepare to witness one of heavy metal’s most recognized ensembles, King Diamond take on the live stage in New York. Watch the singer recreate some of his most cherished hits.
King Diamond’s Career Journey
King Diamond is a 59-year old, heavy metal singer from Copenhagen, Denmark. The Danish artist began performing in 1974 when he formed a band named ‘Brainstorm’. It consisted of vocalist Jeanette Blue, bassist Michael Frohn, drummer Jesse James and guitarist Jes Jacobsen. He left Brainstorm soon to join a horror-themed metal group, ‘Black Rose’ and began experimenting with dark themes in his music. After a few years with Black Rose, King Diamond was seen joining ‘Mercyful Fate’ in 1980.
From Mercyful Fate to King Diamond (the Band)
As part of Mercyful Fate, King has worked on 7 studio albums, 3 compilation records, 2 EPs and 6 music videos. It was during this time that the singer decided to form his own band and created ‘King Diamond (the band)’ in 1985. The band currently consists of members, Andy LaRocque (keyboardist), Mike Wead (guitarist), Pontus Egberg (bassist), Matt Thompson (drummer) and King Diamond (lead vocalist).
King Diamond’s Abigail Live 2015
The rock band’s discography boasts of 12 studio releases, 2 live albums, 5 compilation releases, 2 EPs and 4 music videos. The band’s latest release is a compilation album, ‘Dreams of Horror’ that came out in November, 2014. The upcoming series of concerts scheduled to be held at the Best Buy Theatre will feature the band recreating the concept album, ‘Abigail’ that tells a horror story about a young couple that moves into a haunted mansion. Fans can now purchase King Diamond New York tickets to relive this hair-rising tale.