DOKKEN mainman Don Dokken says that a resurrection of the band’s classic lineup is “not happening” despite former DOKKEN guitarist George Lynch‘s recent suggestion to the contrary.
During a September 28 appearance on Trunk‘s SiriusXM satellite radio show, “Eddie Trunk Live”, Don confirmed that there have been talks about a reunion with Lynch, bassist Jeff Pilson and drummer Mick Brown, but claimed that scheduling conflicts with Pilson‘s main band, FOREIGNER, have thrown those plans out.
“I talked to George about the DOKKEN reunion,” Don said. “It’s been going on for two years. We were all up for it. But Jeff is busy with FOREIGNER until 2018. And he said, ‘Well, let’s do it in 2018.’ By then, ISIS might be running this country. So it’s off the books. It’s not happening.”
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