Doro Artist Biography

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Name: Doro
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Published/Updated: 27 Mar 2006, 21:29

Biography: Doro Pesch (real name: Dorothea Pesch, born 3 June 1964, Düsseldorf) is a female vocalist, formerly of the German heavy metal band Warlock and one of the few female singers of the 1980s heavy metal scene.

After Warlock underwent many personnel changes, Pesch was the only remaining original member of the band. After changing her record label, she released in 1989 the fifth album as Doro, as the former label owned the trademark on the Warlock name.

Pesch now pursues a solo career and lives in New York City. 2004 album Classic Diamonds was a collaboration with The Classic Night Orchestra which reworked some of her earlier songs.Fear No Evil released in 2009 saw a brief return to the US and currently touring Europe celebrating 25 Years in Rock with a full fledged DVD out on Nuclear Blast.

Her band at the moment are:

Doro - vocals
Nick Douglas - bass
Bas Maas- guitar
Johnny Dee - drums
Luca Princiotta - guitar/keyboards Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.

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