Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Swedish rockers Lucifer headbang their way into Orlando's Will's Pub
By Matthew Moyer
on Wed, Jan 22, 2020 at 12:38 PM
with their next album, Lucifer III,
set to drop in March. So lighters out for the new numbers.
with Savage Master, Overdose | 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26 | Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave. | willspub.org
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You’ve got to hand it to diabolical Swedish hard-rock upstarts Lucifer. A lot of Euro rockers would be content to just do a brief East Coast tour of the U.S. and call it a day. But this outfit tacked on a clutch of tour dates in the South, always a test of a band’s mettle. Lucifer’s mettle (and metal) seem beyond reproach. Helmed by mainstay vocalist Johanna Sadoni (formerly of the Oath) and underground vet Nicke Andersson (Entombed, Hellacopters), Lucifer deal in Black Sabbath-style heft mixed with a dark theatricality that puts them a notch above the usual heads-down headbanging of their peers. To say nothing of the addition of Philip Shouse (Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons) to their live lineup for this tour. The band is touring behind
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