Biff Byford from Saxon flew from Helsinki to San Francisco yesterday to join Metallica on stage for one of their 30th Anniversary shows.
Saxon will tour in the UK from 13th December finishing at Koko in London on 20th.
Due to hit the UK for a string of Live shows in December, British metal veterans Saxon announced a special treat for the fans attending their London date at Koko, where they will perform one of their most loved albums, Denim and Leather, in its entirety as well as Saxon classics and material from their current album Call To Arms.
A mysterious special guest will also join the band on keyboards during the show.
NWOBHM legends Saxon return to the UK for 6 December shows to put everyone for a festive mood before Christmas.
Saxon release their new album Call To Arms on 23rd May Produced by Biff Byford and Toby Jepson (Little Angels) through their own new label Militia Guard Music through UDR/EMI Records.
Saxon have announced on their website that they will invite the first 20 fans to email and get confirmation from them for each show, to come to the venue of their choice and watch the soundcheck. They would be asked to donate £10 cash upon arrival, all going to Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy and Childline.
Mighty English heavy metal legends Saxon return to the UK in April with 12 dates as Part 1 of their World Tour 2011. They will be joined on this tour by heavy metal band Wolfsbane and metal band Fury UK.
NWOBHM heroes Saxon have announced a 7 dates UK tour for November. Support will come from Anvil and Suidakra.
Legendary British rockers, Saxon will release new download single “Live to Rock” on October 17th through SPV/Steamhammer.
Saxon head out on a 15-date UK tour with Motörhead and Danko Jones, kicking off on 3rd November.
English heavy metal legends Saxon kick off the UK leg of their Battalions of Steel World Tour in style at the Forum in London on April 23rd, St. George’s Day. They will be joined by DORO and Belfast NWOBHM band Sweet Savage.