Sanctuary Books “Into The Mirror Black 30th Anniversary” Tour

Reunited Thrash legends Sanctuary will embark on a 30th Anniversary celebration, a tour supporting their 1990 release Into The Mirror Black in 2021. Direct support will come from Prog metallers Halcyon Way. The original album released on February 2nd, 1990 via Epic Records, and its remastered special edition release is out now via Century Media Records. Even though the initial plans to commemorate this big anniversary live in 2020 with current singer Joseph Michael (Witherfall), stepping in for the late Warrel Dane, had to be postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the band will perform the entire album and likely hits and eep cuts as they have done recently, on their 2021 tour. Sanctuary’s iconic vocalist Warrel Dane passed away on December 13th, 2017.

The album was carefully remastered by Zeuss (Queensrÿche, Iced Earth, Overkill) to make it sound a bit fuller and heavier without losing the original feel and the extra tracks are real gems for die-hard fans.


Line-up (on this recording):

Warrel Dane – Vocals

Lenny Rutledge – Guitars

Sean Blosl – Guitars

Jim Sheppard – Bass

Dave Budbill – Drums


Line-up (current):

Joseph Michael – Vocals

Lenny Rutledge – Guitars

George Hernandez – Bass

Dave Budbill – Drums




Rock Hard, MusiX and present:


Into The Mirror Black 30th anniversary tour 2021


+ support HALCYON WAY


16.09.2021 (DE) HAMBURG Kronensaal

17.09.2021 (BE) AARSCHOT De Klinker

18.09.2021 (NL) LEIDEN Metal Experience Fest

19.09.2021 (CH) LUZERN Schüür

21.09.2021 (DE) MANNHEIM 7er Club

22.09.2021 (DE) MUNICH Backstage Halle

23.09.2021 (DE) ASCHAFFENBURG Colos-Saal

24.09.2021 (DE) LUENEN Lükaz

25.09.2021 (DK) AALBORG Studenterhuset

26.09.2021 (NO) OSLO Krøsset

28.09.2021 (FI) HELSINKI On the rocks

30.09.2021 (SE) STOCKHOLM Slaktkyrkan

01.10.2021 (SE) GOTHENBURG Valand

02.10.2021 (SE) MALMÖ Babel

03.10.2021 (DE) OLDENBURG MTS Record Store *** special record store show ***

Watch our interview with Lenny Rutledge about Warrel Dane, Joseph Michael and the Sanctuary reunion.

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