Saxon are an English heavy metal band from South Yorkshire, currently consisting of Biff Byford, Paul Quinn, Nigel Glockler, Nibbs Carter and Doug Scarratt.
Formed in 1976, the band released their debut self-titled album in 1979, followed by ‘Wheels of Steel’ in 1980, which hit #5 in the UK Albums Chart and ‘Strong Arm of the Law’, the same year, which also reached the Top Twenty. The band have released 21 albums in total, the latest being ‘Thunderbolt’, which was released in February 2018.
The band have headlined their own shows and tours across the world, including a winter tour in the UK in 2014 as part of the Warriors Of The Road - 35th Anniversary World Tour. They recently co-headlined a tour with UFO and supported their latest album 'Thunderbolt', with a UK, European and US tour.
Saxon will head out on their 40th anniversary tour this year, hitting Glasgow, London and Manchester in October, as well as a stint in North America. Catch them live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.