There is no question who the Queen of Metal is. Famous for heavy metal anthems such as â€œAll We Are,â€ German goddess Doro Pesch has been supplying heavy metal to the world for nearly 30 years.
With a bulldozing new album, Raise Your Fist and a European and U.S. tour to follow, Doro sat down just long enough to talk about her music, her fans, and the legendary Ronnie James Dio.
Geeks of Doom: You have a European tour starting soon, followed by a U.S. tour â€“ are you excited?
Doro Pesch: Very excited, very excited! The guys of the band arrived [in Germany] yesterday. Today is the first rehearsal, Wednesday we start. All over England and France and Germany and Spain…weâ€™re heading for the UK tour on the 20th November…and then the beginning of January weâ€™re going to America and doing the 70000 Tons of Metal cruise ship. Youâ€™ve probably heard about it, so much fun! And weâ€™re doing the same in May, itâ€™s for the Europeans, itâ€™s called the Full Metal Cruise and it goes from Hamburg to Paris to London to Amsterdam and back to Hamburg. So yeah, lots of exciting stuff!
Geeks of Doom: And this is all in support of your new album Raise Your Fist â€“ what has the reception been like so far?
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