80s Scorpions Blackout USA Tour 1982 Rock t-shirt Small
Chest 17 in.
Length 25 in.
Content: 100% cotton
Tag Brand: Screen Stars
This epic concert tee comes from Scorpion's USA leg of the 1982 Blackout tour. It's truly stood the test of time, capturing that eighties rock n roll vibe for years to come. Features double sided print, eye-catching graphics, and a lovely cotton feel. Very comfy and fun to look at.
Scorpions is a German heavy metal band dating back to 1965. Their album Blackout was released in 1982 and promoted with a European and American tour. The USA leg featured awesome appearances by other rock icons like Iron Maiden, Riot, and Rainbow. The album would go on to become certified Gold by the RIAA and ranked among "The Greatest Metal Albums of All Time" by Rolling Stone.
The iconic imagery spotlighted on this tour tee is actually the album's cover art, featuring the artist Gottfried Helnwein. They were also portrayed by rhythm guitarist Rudolf Schenker in the band's music video for "No One Like You".
Scorpion's legacy carries a lot of weight thanks to their contributions to metal, unforgettable music, and epic performances. The band has inspired numerous rock and metal legends like Guns N' Roses, Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Metallica, and Megadeth. Today they continue to be celebrated through rock memorabilia and collectibles like records, posters, and vintage t-shirts like this one.
Fits like a modern unisex adult small. Double sided print.