DANZIG carried out its complete 1990 album “Danzig II: Lucifuge” throughout its live performance final night time (Saturday, Might 7) on the Toyota Enviornment in Ontario, California. Fan-filmed video of the present might be seen under.
DANZIG‘s present U.S. tour, that includes assist from CRADLE OF FILTH and CROBOT, launched Might 5 in Reno, Nevada and can finish on Might 19 in Austin, Texas.
Almost a decade after first floating the potential of now not hitting the street, Glenn Danzig lately hinted that this tour could be his final. “I do not assume I will tour anymore,” he instructed Revolver journal in a brand new interview. “I am simply going to fly out to a present right here or there. I am going to perhaps be all the way down to do some one-offs. However I simply do not see myself getting on a tour bus anymore … Yeah. I feel I am performed.”
Danzig additionally said that he’s in no rush to make a brand new assortment of authentic music. DANZIG‘s newest album, “Black Laden Crown”, got here out in Might 2017 through Evilive Information/Nuclear Blast Leisure.
“I write songs right here and there,” he stated. “Currently, I appear to be writing extra soundtrack stuff. I do not know that I am ever going to do one other album once more. I’d do an EP or I’d simply document some songs and put them out without cost on the Web. We’ll see. It might be that proper now I am simply not , after which a month from now I will be within the studio. It relies upon. I’ve obtained to be enthusiastic about working so as to go do it. And proper now I am not that excited.”
Glenn went on to say that there are “a bunch of various” causes he’s feeling much less impressed to make new music. “I have been doing it so lengthy, I’ve written so many songs — attempting to get enthusiastic about it and bringing one thing new or one thing cool, it takes slightly longer now,” he stated. “The opposite factor is that individuals are stealing music left and proper. No person actually buys music anymore. I nonetheless go in an actual studio to document so I am not some child in my lounge doing my document.”
Acknowledging that “Black Laden Crown” gave the impression to be properly obtained by his followers, Glenn stated: “It got here in High 20 in Billboard, the primary time since ‘Danzig 4’. I do not know that it signifies that a lot anymore lately, as a result of nobody’s shopping for, but it surely’s sort of cool. Individuals actually favored ‘Deth Purple Sabaoth’  and folks actually like ‘Black Laden Crown’. So perhaps I am going to do an EP or one thing.”
Danzig launched a set of Elvis Presley covers, “Danzig Sings Elvis”, in April 2020 and has been specializing in making movies, together with final 12 months’s “Demise Rider In The Home Of Vampires” and his function movie directorial debut, “Verotika”.
Glenn has been speaking concerning the finish of his touring profession since at the least 2015. At the moment, he instructed Cleveland Scene: “I like being on stage and that is the good a part of touring. I am going to at all times try this. It is the bouncing round on a bus. That is the half I hate.”
He continued: “I am a workaholic. Whenever you’re on the street, you do not have all of your stuff with you and you may’t work.
“A very long time in the past, I ended touring and my supervisor requested if I might tour in the event that they let me fly dwelling every now and then. We did just a few West Coast excursions and it labored. We tried it on a nationwide stage and it sort of works, in order that’s why we began doing exhibits once more.
“If I retired, I might discover different issues to do. I simply maintain doing what I do.”
Danzig added: “In some unspecified time in the future, I am going to cease touring. That is for positive.”
Final month, Glenn instructed the 96.7 KCAL-FM radio program “Wired In The Empire” that he’s at the moment engaged on 4 completely different film scripts, together with sequels to “Demise Rider In The Home Of Vampires” and “Verotika”.
When it debuted on the Cinepocalypse pageant in Chicago in 2019, “Verotika” was in contrast by some reviewers to Tommy Wiseau‘s “The Room”, the so-bad-it’s-amazing drama which is taken into account one of many worst motion pictures ever made.
DANZIG was shaped in 1987 after Glenn‘s involvement with horror-punks the MISFITS and gothic onerous rockers SAMHAIN.