New Studio Album Available September 11


Iconic rock superstars, Scorpions, have partnered with Yahoo for their first global live stream performance on Saturday, September 12, from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.  Fans can tune in at 9:10pm ET, to witness the Scorpions Brooklyn debut and enjoy a career-spanning setlist of Scorpions’ hits, anthems, ballads and vintage classics. The live stream will be available on desktop at, or through the Yahoo Screen App on mobile devices (iOS & Android) or connected devices (Apple TV, Roku, Xbox).


Scorpions will be on tour in North American celebrating their 50th anniversary and the release of their 19th studio album, Return To Forever (Sony Music/Legacy Recordings), available September 11, 2015.  More information on the new release and upcoming tour dates (routing below) can be found at


Return To Forever celebrates a spectacular global return for Scorpions as the album is already available in many parts of the world going Top 10 in multiple markets including Finland, France (#5), Germany (#2), Greece (#1 debut), Russia (platinum!), Hungary, Japan (#4), Turkey (#4) Switzerland (#2), Malasia (their first gold!), Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Holland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the U.K.!  Produced by Mikael Nord Andersson and Martin Hansen (Sting In The Tail, “MTV Unplugged”), Return To Forever features 19 new songs including first single, “We Built This House,” currently at #3 at Classic Rock.  The track is available digitally as an instant-grat for the album preorder, available at Amazon: iTunes:

Founded in Hannover, West Germany in 1965, Scorpions were part of the first wave of metal in the 1970’s with their debut album,Lonesome Crow, released in 1972.  The band rose to arena status with seminal releases Lovedrive, Virgin Killer and Animal Magnetism.  In the 80s, Scorpions amassed a string of Billboard chart toppers from Love at First Sting and Blackout, including multiple Top 10 singles “Rock You Like a Hurricane” and “No One Like You,” as well a string of successful singles such as “Send Me an Angel,” “Still Loving You” and “Winds of Change.” The band was also ranked #46 on VH1’s Greatest Artists of Hard Rock and their hit “Rock You Like a Hurricane” also landed as #18 on VH1’s list of the 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs.  Celebrated across the globe, the iconic rock act have sold more than 100 million albums worldwide, and have received multiple honors including World Music Award winners, a postage stamp in Brazil, their Star on Hollywood Rock Walk, Echo honors, most recently they were honored with the Lower Saxon State Award.


Scorpions Return to Forever 50th Anniversary Tour, featuring longtime members Klaus Meine, Rudolf Schenker and Matthias Jabs, alongside James Kottak (drums) and Paweł Mąciwoda (bass), kicked off in May 2015 with dates on four continents.


North American dates feature special guests Queensryche.


Date                           City                                         Venue

September 10          Boston, MA                       Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

September 12          Brooklyn, NY                     Barclays Center

September 13          Gilford, NH                        Meadowbrook

September 16          Moncton, NB Canada                    Moncton Coliseum

September 18          Toronto, ON Canada           Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

September 19          Montreal, QC Canada          Bell Centre

September 22          Columbus, OH                   LC Pavilion

September 23          Cleveland, OH                    Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica

September 25          Windsor, ON Canada           Caesar’s Windsor TBA

September 26          Chicago, IL                       Allstate Arena

September 29          Denver, CO                       Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre

October 1               San Jose, CA                     SAP Center

October 3               Los Angeles, CA                 The Forum

October 6               Santa Barbara, CA              Santa Barbara Bowl

October 7               Las Vegas, NV                             The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

October 9               Seattle, WA                       ShoWare Center


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