Dave Lombardo Officially Tapped For Misfits Reunion Shows


The reunited Misfits have officially recruited drummer Dave Lombardo (Suicidal Tendencies/Dead Cross, ex-Slayer) for their series of live appearances this September. The band will return to the stage with Glenn Danzig, bassist Jerry Only and guitarist Doyle for the first time since 1983 at the Denver, CO ‘Riot Fest‘ this coming weekend on September 02nd. A September 16th ‘Riot Fest‘ in Chicago, IL will follow. confirmed the news with Lombardo telling the site:

“The Misfits created the horror punk attitude and had a massive influence on modern rock, punk and metal. It was an easy decision for me to join them for these monumental shows. I was honored to be asked, and am very excited to be playing with the band.”

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Glenn Danzig added:

“I first met Dave back in 1988 when Danzig did four shows with Slayer in the U.S., before the first Danzig album was released. Dave is one of the best drummers around, and I can’t wait for everyone to see him pounding Misfits songs live for these special shows.”

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