Pigface has been a collective of musicians since being founded in 1991 by Martin Atkins (Ministry,Nine Inch Nails, Killing Joke, Public Image Ltd) and William Rieflin (Ministry, Revolting Cocks, KMFDM). It has featured a rotation of artists such as Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails), Danny Carey (Tool), Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Genesis P-Orridge (Throbbing Gristle), Nivek Ogre (Skinny Puppy) and many more in it’s history.
The current iteration of Pigface for the tour will include Martin Atkins at the helm along with Mary Byker (Pop Will Eat Itself,Gaye Bykers On Acid), Lesley Rankine (Silverfish + Ruby), Curse Mackey (Evil Mothers), En Esch (KMFDM), Dirk Flanigan (77 Luscious Babes), Bobdog Caitlin (Evil Mothers), Bradley Bills (Chant) Greta Brinkman (Moby, Druglord), Charles Levi (My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult) Orville Kline (Porn And Chicken).
Pigface will embark on their first tour in over 14 years. The tour will start in Cleveland,OH on November 15th, making stops along the east coast and midwest of North America and finally ending in Chicago,IL on November 30th. Special guests will appear at limited dates on the tour such as Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe (Nov 15th-19th), Folk singer and Violinist Gaelynn Lea (Nov 15th-16th Nov 25th-30th) Pigface and Kittie alum Fallon Bowman (Nov 17tth) and Ali Jafri (Nov 17th). There will also be surprise guests throughout the tour.
NOV 15 Cleveland, OH Beachland Ballroom & Tavern
NOV 16 Pontiac, MI The Crofoot Ballroom
NOV 17 Toronto, Canada Lee’s Palace
NOV 18 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts
NOV 19 New York, NY Le Poisson Rouge
NOV 20 Baltimore, MD Baltimore Soundstage
NOV 21 Columbus, OH Skullys Music Diner
NOV 22 Atlanta, GA Masquerade (Hell)
NOV 23 New Orleans, LA Southport Hall
NOV 24 Dallas, TX Granada Theater
NOV 26 Oklahoma City, OK Tower Theatre
NOV 27 Denver, CO Marquis Theater
NOV 28 Kansas City, MO The Record Bar
NOV 29 Minneapolis, MN Cabooze
NOV 30 Chicago, IL Thalia Hall Chicago