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Alice Cooper returns for New Zealand horror show

Alice Cooper, he isn’t 18 anymore, but his band aren’t letting down.

The rock royal is making a comeback with his 13th New Zealand tour. The shock-rocker is playing up his 13th New Zealand event, promising more of the horror inspired music he built a career on.

Cooper first played to New Zealand in 1977, now 40 years later two further shows have been announced for Wellington and Auckland.

Ace Frehley​, a founding member of KISS, would be joining Cooper in New Zealand. Both the artists are rock hall of fame inductees.

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Cooper released an album, Welcome 2 My Nightmare, in 2011. It was his highest charting album since 1989’s Trash.

The tour, Spend The Night With Alice Cooper, would feature music spanning the careers of both Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley​, promoters said.

Alice Cooper performs at Auckland’s Trusts Stadium on October 27 and Wellington’s TSB Arena on October 28. Tickets go on sale April 28 at 9am on Ticketek.