French SCORPIONS fan site Crazyscorps (www.crazyscorps.com) is reporting that the band's forthcoming studio album will be titled Humanity - Hour 1. Pictured is the album artwork. A description of the album reads: "... it looks like this this a concept album with sequels - EXCELLENT!!!!"
The album is expected to be released on May 14th via BMG.
In other news, the band's upcoming live dates currently include:
2 in Moscow, Russia at National Kremlin Palace
6 in Riga, Latvia at Arena
7 in Vilnius, Lithuania at Siemens Arena
11 in Dijon, France at Zenith
14 in Paris, France at Zenith
19 in Rouen, France at Zenith
16 in Bratislava, Slovakia at Incheba Exhibition Centre
2 in Athens, Greece at Stadium Karaiskaki
7 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic at Stadion AC Start
3 in Klaksvik, Faroe Islands at Venue TBA
28 in Ottawa, ON at Venue TBA
30 in Montreal, QC at Spectrum
1 in Chicoutimi, QC at Venue TBA
As previously reported, Latin American tour company Top Link Music recently announced Scorpions will embark on a Latin American tour in August. Further details to follow.