According to Raven Official Website Joe "the Baron" Hasselvander will not be able to play on the upcoming dates due to health concern. In order to meet Raven's obligation to their fans replacement drummer Jimmy Mess from Tattooed Millonaires, Mike Hellar from Fear Factory will be filling in in the USA and Dave Chedrick from Kill Ritual will do the honors to fill in Europe.
RAVEN's latest album, "ExtermiNation", was released in April 2015 via SPV/Steamhammer.
The Metal Voice asked Gallagher about a potential new RAVEN album. Gallagher replied, "the band has new management with EMP (David Ellfson Megadeth) as well as the band going into the Studio to record a new album in September 2017. Gallagher said,"We've been writing like fiends, I have at least 20 really good songs, going to be a kick ass new album which we will go in and record in September 2017, we are still planning out who we will be doing it with. We also have a new website up go check it out."
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