In honor of her 30th anniverary as a performing artist, German metal queen Doro Pesch will celebrate with fans from all over the world with two separate-yet-unique shows on May 2 and May 3 at CCD Stadthalle in her hometown of Düsseldorf.
To coincide with Doro‘s anniversary concerts, Nuclear Blast will release “Raise Your Fist – 30 Years Anniversary-Edition”, containing the re-release of the “Raise Your Fist” record and a bonus CD, “Powerful Passionate Favorites”, featuring new and unreleased tracks, as well as Doro‘s cover versions of aongs by some of her favorite artists, such as LED ZEPPELIN, TINA TURNER, METALLICA and DIO. Another highlight is the French version of her hit “Raise Your Fist In The Air” as well as a new mix of “It Still Hurts”, a duet along with MOTÖRHEAD‘s Lemmy Kilmister.
“Powerful Passionate Favorites” track listing:
01. It Still Hurts
The ballad featuring Doro and Lemmy, with a new mix from Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT)
02. Léve Ton Poing Vers Le Ciel
The French version of the single “Raise Your Fist In The Air”
03. Babe I’m Gonna Leave You
Doro’s cover version of the LED ZEPPELIN classic
04. Nutbush City Limits
Doro’s cover version of the TINA TURNER classic
05. Only You
New version of the track, written by Gene Simmons (KISS) in the year 1990 for Doro
06. Egypt (The Chains Are On)
Cover version of Doro’s favorite Ronnie James Dio song
07. Nothing Else Matters
Doro’s cover version of the most popular METALLICA classic
New song, to be featured in the movie “Anuk 2”, in which Doro again stars as the warrior Meha.
09. NYC Blues
Home-recorded demo version of a new track, recently recorded at Doro’s apartment in New York
Pesch‘s version of LED ZEPPELIN‘s “Babe I’m Gonna Leave You” can now be streamed below.
“Raise Your Fist” landed at position No. 65 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.