• Slide Accu, Falo, JayJax
    Picture: Britt Byrnes (copyright)
  • Slide Band 2022
    Picture: Britt Byrnes (copyright)
  • Alleestuebchen 1
    Picture: Britt Byrnes (copyright)
  • New Slide Band 2
    Picture: Heike Leppkes (copyright)
  • New Slide Accu
    Picture: Heike Leppkes (copyright)
  • New Slide Falo
    Picture: Heike Leppkes (copyright)
  • Slide Accu Guitar
    Picture: Frank Pechtel - Blende Acht
  • Slide Accu Falo
    Picture: Frank Pechtel - Blende Acht
  • Slide Hansi
    Picture: Frank Pechtel - Blende Acht
  • Slide 7
    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
  • Slide 6
    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
  • Slide 5
    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
  • Slide 4
    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
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    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
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    Picture: Detlef Claus - DPW On Tour
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Tour Dates and Reviews

Upcoming: The Pirates In Black Life On Stage

AUG-09/10-2024: Wellesweiler-Open-Air

AUG-09/10-2024: Wellesweiler-Open-Air

5. December 2023

Wow!!! We will be playing our biggest Open Air so far in August in Wellesweiler! This event will take place on two days, Friday and Saturday. They are expecting about 1.000 Metal Heads. And we are part of the line-up! That’s the way to play the summer!

Location: Berthold-Günther-Platz, 66539 Neunkirchen-Wellesweiler
Tickets: 24,- EUR for 2......

SEP-14-2024: Alleestübchen AHEAD!!!!! ARRRR!!!!!

SEP-14-2024: Alleestübchen AHEAD!!!!! ARRRR!!!!!

5. December 2023

Again. Again. And AGAIN!!! The Alleestübchen in Wuppertal is one of our most favourite places to be! Small! But crazy! We hope to see all you Pirates Fans there, going wild with us!!!

Entrance: 12,- EUR
Please contact Connie from the Alleestübchen in advance to make sure to get one of the rare......

OCT-05-2024: Pirates Plundering The Löf In Remscheid AGAIN!!!

OCT-05-2024: Pirates Plundering The Löf In Remscheid AGAIN!!!

5. December 2023

Alright folks! It is time to plunder the Löf, again!!! A night of blood, sweat, and pain in Remscheid!!

Doors 1900
Show 2000
Entrance is for free!

Location: Löf, Theodor-Körner-Str. 6, 42853 Remscheid

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JAN-18-2025: Ozzyfied and the Pirates In Black plundering the LCB Wuppertal, again

JAN-18-2025: Ozzyfied and the Pirates In Black plundering the LCB Wuppertal, again

5. December 2023

With pleasant anticipation we are happy to announce the second show together with the best Ozzy Osbourne Tribute Band (at least in Germsny!), OZZYFIED!!!! After a sold out show in 2024 we will burn down the main stage of the LCB Wuppertal in January 2025. More details later!

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FEB-22-2025: Back on stage at the Rockin’ Rooster Haan featuring The Vincent Raven Band

FEB-22-2025: Back on stage at the Rockin’ Rooster Haan featuring The Vincent Raven Band

5. December 2023

The walls are gonna shake!!! Pirates In Black AND The Vincent Raven Band together on stage at the Rockin’ Rooster in Haan! More details later!

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Review: The Pirates In Black Rocked Them Stages

JUN-08-2024: Cranger Rock Spelunke AHOI!!!

JUN-08-2024: Cranger Rock Spelunke AHOI!!!

8. June 2024

The Pirates In Black played the Rock Spelunke in Crange!!! A nice and rocking place in Herne! Great people and very good vibes!! It was so much fun and we will be back, again!!! Arrr!!!

Here are some impressions by our very good friend Piotr!

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MAY-09-2024: PIRATES smashing the Vatertagsrockfestival in Lüdenscheid

MAY-09-2024: PIRATES smashing the Vatertagsrockfestival in Lüdenscheid

9. May 2024

Jolly Hooo you lousy landlubbers!!! The bloody rotten Pirates In Black played the Vatertagsrockfestival in Lüdenscheid.

Here is what the German Press wrote about it:

Location: Underground Music......

MAR-23-2024: PIRATES all over Wülfrath …

MAR-23-2024: PIRATES all over Wülfrath …

24. March 2024

Arrrr!!! A very cool gig at the WüRG in Wülfrath. We rocked the stage together with our friends from Medley Crüe. Lots of friends and fans! A very nice location. And super friendly staff! Thank you guys!

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MAR-15-2024: Pirates conquering ENNEPETAL!!!

MAR-15-2024: Pirates conquering ENNEPETAL!!!

15. March 2024

The bloody rotten Pirates In Black from Wuppertal were setting their sails to conquer the valley in ENNEPETAL! A very nice and cozy show among friends and family. “Musik Unter Freunden” … 🙂

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FEB-24-2024: The Pirates In Black will conquer the North Pole

FEB-24-2024: The Pirates In Black will conquer the North Pole

24. February 2024

Eisenfest Afterbirth 2024!!!! Three bands from Wuppertal were blasting the stage of The Nordpol in Schwelm. A blood and sweat gig. No mercy has been shown. No prisoners have been taken.

Anamorph (Death Metal)
Crazy Train (Cover Rock/Metal)
And the bloody rotten Pirates in Black, of course!!!

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FEB-03-2024: Ozzyfied featuring the Pirates In Black (LCB Wuppertal)

FEB-03-2024: Ozzyfied featuring the Pirates In Black (LCB Wuppertal)

3. February 2024

WOOOWOWOWOOOOOOO!!!! This was a sold out show! 300 maniacs were going down with us and OZZYfied for a haevy rock party at the LCB in Wuppertal! Ozzy even performed a song together with us. The crowd went wild! ARRRR!!!!

More pictures to come......

NOV-11-2023: Pirates Conquering The LÖF in Remscheid

NOV-11-2023: Pirates Conquering The LÖF in Remscheid

11. November 2023

Arrrrrrr! Alllaaaaarrrrrffff! Herrrrlauuuuu! We had a blast in Remscheid! Lots of singing! Dancing! Head Banging!! And lots of fun!!
We will be back!!

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SEP-09-2023: Allee-Stübchen Wuppertal being plundered, again!!

SEP-09-2023: Allee-Stübchen Wuppertal being plundered, again!!

9. September 2023

YESSSS!!! We rocked the Allee-Stübchen in Wuppertal, again!! It was wild, and crazy!!

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AUG-11-2023: Album-Release-Party Allee Haus Wuppertal

AUG-11-2023: Album-Release-Party Allee Haus Wuppertal

11. August 2023

OOOOOHHHHHH YEEEESSSSS!!!! We had a hell of a blast!!! Celebrating the release of our new album MONEY SLAVES with about 80 friends and fans at the Allee Haus Wuppertal. It was so cool to watch all you people wearing our band shirts – or even showing up dressed like pirates! Thank you all for......

MAR-25-2023: Pirates In Black featuring The Vincent Raven Band in Haan

MAR-25-2023: Pirates In Black featuring The Vincent Raven Band in Haan

25. March 2023

Holy Moly!!! It was time to destroy the stage of the Rockin’ Rooster in Haan, again. Together with our good friends from Krefeld, The Vincent Raven Band, we had a hell of a blast on stage on March 25.

Pictures by Michel Clemens ...
DEC-17-2022: Christmas Bash Wuppertal with Bourbon Street featuring the Pirates In Black

DEC-17-2022: Christmas Bash Wuppertal with Bourbon Street featuring the Pirates In Black

17. December 2022

We finished the season in the LCB Wuppertal. Opening the stage for Bourbon Street.

It was great gig in front of around 400 enthusiatic rock fans. The Pirates played and plundered the stage for 50 minutes. Presenting old and very new material. And had really a lot of fun!!! It......

DEC-09-2022: Jazzkeller Krefeld (together with The Vincent Raven Band)

DEC-09-2022: Jazzkeller Krefeld (together with The Vincent Raven Band)

10. December 2022

It may be cold and shady outside! But it’s damn hot inside the Jazzkeller Krefeld. At least when The Vincent Raven Band was sharing the stage with the bloody rotten Pirates In Black. Our friends from Krefeld invited us to play a show together, in a famous location in......

APR-08-2022: RESURRECTION 2022. From the Ashes We Will Rise Again!

APR-08-2022: RESURRECTION 2022. From the Ashes We Will Rise Again!

8. April 2022
HOLY SHIT!!!!! That was a blast!!!

After a long and demanding period of postponing this gig over and over again it finally happend to take place!
To bloody rotten Pirates In Black burned down the stage of the Underground in Wuppertal. Together with The Vincent Raven Band from......

NOV-13-2021: GERMANY FINAL of the SPH Music Masters in Montabaur

NOV-13-2021: GERMANY FINAL of the SPH Music Masters in Montabaur

14. November 2021

YEEEESSSS!!!!! WE FINISHED AS SECOND!!!!
Now the Pirates In Black are officially the second best newcomer band in Germany (at least in the season 2019!) 🙂

We had a great day in Montabaur together with 8 other cool bands. The organization was close to perfect. And each and everybod was in a good mood. What a......

AUG-07-2020: Smashing Wolfram’s Garden

AUG-07-2020: Smashing Wolfram’s Garden

8. August 2020

Our good friend Wolfram Winterhoff and his wife Sylvia invited us to play a few pirate songs at their private garden party. Due to the Corona circumstances the audience was limited to about 20 guests. Wolfram used to be the camera guy in two of our videos, Pirates In Black, and My Name. In return......

FEB-15-2020: We Qualified for the Final! Semifinal of SPH Music Masters In Cologne

FEB-15-2020: We Qualified for the Final! Semifinal of SPH Music Masters In Cologne

17. February 2020

The Pirates In Black qualified for the final of the SPH Music Masters 2019! So we are one of the top ten bands of about 1.500 participating bands in that contest in 2019. Holy Moses!!!!

Eight very good bands from various genres battled against each other at the MTC Cologne for the......

JAN-18-2020: Headlining the Rooster in Haan!

JAN-18-2020: Headlining the Rooster in Haan!

19. January 2020

Jolly Hooo you landlubbers!! We have rocked the legendary Rockin’ Rooster Club for the third time again. This time we acted as the headliner of the show. Playing our full set! And showing absolutely no mercy at all!

As very special guest there had been three heavy rocking ladies from Siegen:......

DEC-07-2019: Quarterfinal SPH Music Masters in Bochum!

DEC-07-2019: Quarterfinal SPH Music Masters in Bochum!

7. December 2019

Holy shit!!! We survived the Quarterfinal and made it to the Semifinal of the SPH Music Masters. This will take place an FEB-15-2020 in Cologne!

Review of our show written by the SPH Jury (in German language)

Mit den PIRATES IN BLACK stand nun die dritte Band vom Abend auf der Bühne. Die Segel waren......

NOV-29-2019: Album Release Party at Alte Schlosserei Wuppertal

NOV-29-2019: Album Release Party at Alte Schlosserei Wuppertal

29. November 2019

Thank you!! Thank you!!! Thank you!!!! For coming, and having such a great party!! We were honoured, and are feeling blessed, by your support, and love!

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SEP-07-2019: Regio-Final Bochum SPH Bandcontest

SEP-07-2019: Regio-Final Bochum SPH Bandcontest

8. September 2019

Lord have mercy!! We made it to the QuarterFinal in December! The votes from the jury and the audience sent us to the second place of the evening. It was a great competition with very cool bands, especially with our friends from Wuppertal, Killing Kate, and a very cool band......

CANCELED!!! SEP-28-2019: The Pirates In Black are going to conquer Wilhelmshaven

CANCELED!!! SEP-28-2019: The Pirates In Black are going to conquer Wilhelmshaven

2. September 2019

Unfortunately this gig was canceled by the venue. We are very sorry about that!

Picture credits: Detlef Claus ...
MAY-11-2019: We rocked the Rockin’ Rooster, again!!

MAY-11-2019: We rocked the Rockin’ Rooster, again!!

12. May 2019

Yeah!!!! We rocked the Rooster, again!!! A hell of a blast. 45 minutes of plundering, murdering, and total devastation! Can’t remember what happend afterwards. Rumours were spreaded that the good boys of Halbtags had a pretty good time on stage, too. Yes, it was a lot of fun for all of us.

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APR-13-2019: The Pirates In Black rocked the Metal Journey Luedenscheid

APR-13-2019: The Pirates In Black rocked the Metal Journey Luedenscheid

16. April 2019

Yeah that was a hell of a blast!!!!! APR-13-2019: The bloody rotten Pirates In Black rocked Luedenscheid, plundering the fridge, and burning down the stage! All of that after our friends from Fortress nailed down some serious heavy metal cover songs.

And we have got a very nice review from Björn Othlinghaus (who also took the......

MAR-16-2019: The Pirates Plundered The Alleestuebchen!!!

MAR-16-2019: The Pirates Plundered The Alleestuebchen!!!

17. March 2019

Arrrrrrrr! That was a merciless prey yesterday evening at the Alleestuebchen! Now our tired bones are in need of some urgent rest. But don’t halloo till you’re out of the wood! Them windows are still intact. That bar is still standing. And barkeeper Marion, too. So there is still plenty of......

FEB-09-2019: On Stage at the 11th Charity Festival Wuppertal Hilft!

FEB-09-2019: On Stage at the 11th Charity Festival Wuppertal Hilft!

30. January 2019

The PIRATES IN BLACK had been invited to attend the 11th Charity Festival Wuppertal Hilft! together with a bunch of other great artists, and local and international musicians. We had 15 minutes of time to perform three songs: “Pirates In Black”, “All Alone”, and “My Name”. A......

NOV-16-2018: The Pirates In Black return to the CCB Culture Club Barmen

NOV-16-2018: The Pirates In Black return to the CCB Culture Club Barmen

28. October 2018
THANK YOU!! CCB!!! THANK YOU!!! THANK YOU!!! THANK YOU!!!

We were heading back to the place were all the plundering began: The famous stage of the Culture Club Barmen in Wuppertal! What a great gig again! And what a great audience! Full house. Great sound (Thanks to Bernhard Blank!). A fantastic evening!!!......

SEP-01-2018: On Stage at the Underground (Wuppertal): Review and pictures

SEP-01-2018: On Stage at the Underground (Wuppertal): Review and pictures

4. September 2018
Thunder Underground

Wohohohooowww! What a great show that was! The Pirates In Black rocked the stage of the Underground in Wuppertal on 01-SEP-2018! And a crowd of more than 90 heavy rock lovers witnessed our show of heavy riffs and raw passion. So to everybody who attended the show: THANK YOU FOR......

JUN-09-2018: Pirates In Black rocked the SPH Bandcontest in Bochum

JUN-09-2018: Pirates In Black rocked the SPH Bandcontest in Bochum

11. June 2018

Yes, we did it!! The Pirates In Black rocked Bochum and made it straight to the next round of the SPH Bandcontest. 40 minutes of sweat, and screams, and a freaking-out-crowd made the evening very special for us. Thank you very much to our supporters who took the long way from......

26-APR-2018: Pirates In Black Supporting Pristine in Wuppertal

26-APR-2018: Pirates In Black Supporting Pristine in Wuppertal

23. February 2018

Yooohoooo you grumbling and stumbling swashbuckling seafearers! The Pirates In Black will rock the stage again in Wuppertal. We are proud and honoured to open the stage for the Norwegian heavy blues rockers from Pristine. Down in the cellars of the LCB Wuppertal.

Date: Thursday 26-APR-2018
Place: Live Club Barmen (LCB) in......

JAN-13-2018: The Pirates In Black rocking the Rockin’ Rooster in Haan

JAN-13-2018: The Pirates In Black rocking the Rockin’ Rooster in Haan

17. January 2018

What a great start into the year 2018! On Saturday the 13th of January the Pirates In Black entered the stage of the Rockin’ Rooster Club in Haan. 45 minutes of heavy rock and roll, fun, and excitement.

Pictures

Get an impression by the great pictures shot by our friend Detlef Claus from DPW On Tour.

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OCT-13-2017: Review: Premiere der Pirates In Black im CCB Wuppertal

OCT-13-2017: Review: Premiere der Pirates In Black im CCB Wuppertal

23. October 2017

„Die Premiere der Pirates In Black im CCB war ja wohl ein 100%iger Erfolg! Für ein Geheimkonzert ganz schön volles Haus! Tolle Rock-Audience & verdammt gute heavy Entertainment Show! Eingängige Songs, klasse Mucke! Gut performed von der sympathisch-herzlichen „RampenSau“ Falo Faltu als Frontman!

Man bemerkte im Publikum, dass die 3 Klampfen der Burschen ja locker den......