Hell, Fire & Chaos – The Best Of British Rock & Metal is the title of the upcoming United States tour by two British Legends in the Rock and Metal genre Uriah Heep and Saxon.

With almost 50 studio albums combined and numerous live records, selling multi-millions, this tour will truly be THE BEST OF BRITISH ROCK AND METAL!  The tour is a 100% co-headline with both bands playing equal set lengths, with some cities Uriah Heep closing and others Saxon. We look forward to bringing you coverage of both with a local Pittsburgh show happening on May 1, 2024.  See below for details and full tour dates.

SAXON were formed in 1979 and became leaders in the NWOBHM movement alongside bands such as Iron Maidenand Def Leppard and inspiration to the likes of Metallica, Pantera, etc. Touring to support their 24th studio album Hell, Fire & Damnation, released on January 19th 2024, the band have continued to be at the top of their game throughout the years. Headlining many of the major rock festivals annually in Europe as well as an extensive touring commitment around the world, their massive and loyal fan base continues to grow and the band don’t look as though they are slowing down at any point soon. Their setlist will consist of all the classic tracks such as Wheels Of Steel, 747 (Strangers in the Night), Strong Arm of the Law, Power and the Glory, Denim and Leather.URIAH HEEP are currently into their 54th year and have never stopped!

With a 25 studio albums catalog, the band are touring to support their 2023 release Chaos & Colour that has had rave reviews from both fans and media alike worldwide. As part of the “Big Four” in the 70’s, which also included Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and Deep Purple, Uriah Heep were pioneers in the hard rock field and an inspiration to many major touring and recording Artists still tothis day. The band continue to tour around the world with 63 countries under their belt over the years.  Having sold over40 million records, fans old and new continue to flock to shows and festival appearances to experience the classic hits such as Easy Livin’, Gypsy, Stealin’, Sweet Lorraine and July Morning.

Tour Dates:

Tuesday April 23rd Fort Lauderdale, FL – The Parker
Wednesday April 24th Tampa, FL – Hard Rock Event Center
Thursday April 25th  Orlando, FL – The Plaza Live
Sunday April 28th  Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom
Tuesday April 30th  Morgantown, WV – The Metropolitan Theatre
Wednesday May 1st  Pittsburgh, PA – Roxian Theatre
Thursday May 2nd  Jim Thorpe, PA – Penn’s Peak
Friday May 3rd  Englewood, NJ –  Bergen Performing Arts Center
Sunday May 5th  Boston, MA  – Citizens House of Blues
Tuesday May 7th  Long Island, NY – Patchogue Theatre
Wednesday May 8th  Glenside, PA – Keswick Theatre
Friday May 10th  Peekskill, NY – Paramount Hudson Valley Arts
Saturday May 11th  Cleveland, OH – TempleLive at the Cleveland Masonic
Sunday May 12th  Elkhart, IN – Lerner Theatre
Monday May 13th  Detroit, MI – St. Andrew’s Hall
Tuesday May 14th  Grand Rapids, MI – GLC Live at 20 Monroe
Thursday May 16th  Marietta, OH – People’s Bank Theatre
Friday May 17th  Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
Saturday May 18th  Joliet, IL – Rialto Square Theatre
Sunday May 19th  St. Charles, IL – Arcada Theatre
Tuesday May 21st  Nashville, IN – Brown County Music Center
Wednesday May 22nd  Milwaukee, WI – Pabst Theater
Friday May 24th  Springfield, MO – Gillioz Theatre
Saturday May 25th  Wichita, KS – TempleLive at Scottish Rite Center
Wednesday May 29th  Houston, TX – House Of Blues
Thursday May 30th  San Antonio, TX – Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
Friday May 31st  Dallas, TX – Glass Cactus

VIP packages are available consisting of a pre-show Meet & Greet with both bands together, Signed Photo of each band, Personal Photo Opportunities, Exclusive Merchandise Item from each band and a special VIP Tour Laminate.
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Coverage by Editor and founder Kara Marie Uhrlen posted on 4/17/2024.  All event photos by photographer Kara Uhrlen and The Pure Rock Shop.