Saxon Concert History

Saxon are an English heavy metal band formed in 1977 in Barnsley. Originally called Son of a Bitch. As leaders of the new wave of British heavy metal (NWOBHM), they had eight UK Top 40 albums in the 1980s including four UK Top 10 albums and two Top 5 albums. They had numerous singles in the UK Singles Chart and chart success all over Europe and Japan, as well as success in the United States. During the 1980s, Saxon established themselves among Europe's most successful metal acts.

Date Concert Venue Location
May 04, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
May 03, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
May 02, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
May 01, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
Apr 30, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
Apr 29, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock Cruise
"Monsters Of Rock Cruise" / Tesla / Autograph / Burning Witches / Chez Kane / d.a.d. / Dirty Looks / Doro / extreme / Faster Pussycat / Great White / Hardcore Superstar / Joel Hoekstra / Junkyard / Kix / Lee Aaron / Liliac / Loudness / Mac Sabbath / Michael Schenker / Nestor / Queensrÿche / Reckless Love / Rhino Bucket / Rose Tattoo / Saxon / Shiraz Lane / Stryper / Ted Poley / Tora Tora / Treat / Tyketto / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Vain / Vandenberg / Wig Wam / Winger / Dueling Pianos Show all bands
Royal Carribean Mariner Of The Seas Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
Apr 26, 2023 –
Apr 26, 2023
Upcoming
Saxon Teatro Metropólitan Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico
Apr 25, 2023
Upcoming
Saxon Showcenter Complex San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
Apr 22, 2023
Upcoming
Monsters Of Rock (Brazil)
"Monsters Of Rock" (Brazil) / KISS / Scorpions / Deep Purple / Helloween / Saxon / Doro / Symphony X
Allianz Parque Sao Paulo, Brazil
Mar 19, 2023
Upcoming
Saxon / Rage Roxy Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Mar 04, 2023
Upcoming
Saxon Ulster Hall Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Mar 03, 2023
Upcoming
Saxon 3Olympia Theatre Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Dec 09, 2022 –
Dec 10, 2022
Ruhrpott-Metal-Meeting 2022
Saxon / Overkill / Danko Jones / Coroner / Tankard / Killer / Tiamat / Unleashed / Angel Dust / Torch / Nestor / Benediction / Darkness / Picture / The Night Internal / Knife / Assassin / Warrant / Snow White Blood / Witchburner / Poltergeist / Accuser Show all bands
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Turbinenhalle Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nov 26, 2022
Saxon / Diamond Head
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Roundhouse London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 25, 2022
Saxon / Diamond Head
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De Montfort Hall Leicester, England, United Kingdom
Nov 23, 2022
Saxon / Diamond Head / Untamed silence
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York Barbican York, England, United Kingdom
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Nov 22, 2022
Saxon / Diamond Head / Untamed silence
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Hull City Hall Hull, United Kingdom
Nov 21, 2022
Carpe Diem tour 2022
Saxon / Diamond Head
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Barrowland Glasgow Scotland Glasgow, GlasgowScotland, United Kingdom
Show Duplicate for Nov 21, 2022
Nov 20, 2022
Saxon
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Music Hall Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Show Duplicate for Nov 20, 2022
Nov 19, 2022
Saxon
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King George's Hall Blackburn, United Kingdom

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Download Festival 2010
Jun 11, 2010 - Jun 13, 2010
 Castle Donington, England, United Kingdom
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Download Festival 2010
Jun 11, 2010 - Jun 13, 2010
 Castle Donington, England, United Kingdom
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Download Festival 2010
Jun 11, 2010 - Jun 13, 2010
 Castle Donington, England, United Kingdom
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Download Festival 2010
Jun 11, 2010 - Jun 13, 2010
 Castle Donington, England, United Kingdom
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Ruhrpott-Metal-Meeting 2022
Dec 09, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022
 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Ruhrpott-Metal-Meeting 2022
Dec 09, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022
 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Ruhrpott-Metal-Meeting 2022 on Dec 9, 2022 [937-small]

Ruhrpott-Metal-Meeting 2022
Dec 09, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022
 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Arena Open Air on Jun 13, 1999 [394-small]

Arena Open Air
Jun 13, 1999
 Dinxperlo, Netherlands
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Lochem Festival 1982 on May 20, 1982 [568-small]

Lochem Festival 1982
May 20, 1982
 Lochem, Netherlands
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Lochem Festival 1982
May 20, 1982
 Lochem, Netherlands
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Lochem Festival 1982
May 20, 1982
 Lochem, Netherlands
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Lochem Festival 1982 on May 20, 1982 [571-small]

Lochem Festival 1982
May 20, 1982
 Lochem, Netherlands
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Lochem Festival 1982
May 20, 1982
 Lochem, Netherlands
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March Metal Meltdown 4 on Apr 5, 2002 [587-small]

March Metal Meltdown 4
Apr 05, 2002 - Apr 06, 2002
 Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States
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March Metal Meltdown 4
Apr 05, 2002 - Apr 06, 2002
 Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States
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Saxon / Hurricane on Sep 13, 1988 [022-small]

Saxon / Hurricane
Sep 13, 1988
 Oakland, California, United States
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Saxon / Hurricane on Sep 13, 1988 [023-small]

Saxon / Hurricane
Sep 13, 1988
 Oakland, California, United States
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Saxon / Hurricane
Sep 13, 1988
 Oakland, California, United States
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2022 33 concerts
2021 6 concerts
2020 2 concerts
2019 24 concerts
2018 59 concerts
2017 56 concerts
2016 60 concerts
2015 61 concerts
2014 56 concerts
2013 71 concerts
2012 12 concerts
2011 85 concerts
2010 22 concerts
2009 82 concerts
2008 50 concerts
2007 80 concerts
2006 16 concerts
2005 6 concerts
2004 6 concerts
2003 2 concerts
2002 5 concerts
2001 4 concerts
2000 3 concerts
1999 4 concerts
1998 2 concerts
1997 1 concert
1996 1 concert
1995 6 concerts
1994 1 concert
1993 2 concerts
1991 3 concerts
1990 5 concerts
1988 6 concerts
1987 7 concerts
1986 22 concerts
1985 10 concerts
1984 17 concerts
1983 20 concerts
1982 27 concerts
1981 19 concerts
1980 27 concerts
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Saxanon Nov 23, 2022

SAXON deliver a full throttle masterclass in metal. Giants! 1979-2022 and still accelerating....magnificent!

Frequenty Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Saxon had?

Saxon has had 1,000 concerts.

What genre is Saxon?

Saxon is most often considered to be Rock, Metal, Hard Rock, British, Heavy Metal, UK, Album Oriented Rock (AOR), Power Metal, Glam Metal, NWOBHM, and History.

When is the next Saxon concert?

The next Saxon concert is on March 03, 2023 at 3Olympia Theatre in Dublin, Leinster, Ireland.

When was the last Saxon concert?

The last Saxon concert was on December 09, 2022 at Turbinenhalle in Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The bands that performed were: Saxon / Overkill / Danko Jones / Coroner / Tankard / Killer / Tiamat / Unleashed / Angel Dust / Torch / Nestor / Benediction / Darkness / Picture / The Night Internal / Knife / Assassin / Warrant / Snow White Blood / Witchburner / Poltergeist / Accuser.

What songs does Saxon play live?

The songs that Saxon performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the December 09, 2022 concert at Turbinenhalle in Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany:

  1. Carpe Diem (Seize the Day)
  2. Sacrifice
  3. Age of Steam
  4. Never Surrender
  5. I've Got to Rock (To Stay Alive)
  6. Dambusters
  7. The Thin Red Line
  8. Living on the Limit
  9. Dallas 1 PM
  10. Heavy Metal Thunder
  11. Metalhead
  12. The Eagle Has Landed
  13. Black Is the Night
  14. And the Bands Played On
  15. Wheels of Steel
  16. The Pilgrimage
  17. Strong Arm of the Law / Solid Ball of Rock
  18. 747 (Strangers in the Night)
  19. Denim and Leather
  20. Princess of the Night