Geoff Tate Extends Solo Tour


Queensryche, Pitriff, news, reviews, interviews, geoff tateQUEENSRŸCHE frontman Geoff Tate has just announced the addition of more shows to his acoustic solo tour. His schedule is now as follows:

April
27 - Las Vegas, NV - Body English
29 - Denver, CO - Bluebird

May

1 - Lincoln, NE - Knickerbockers
2 - St. Louis, MO - Old Rock House
3 - Milwaukee, WI - Shank Hall
4 - Lincolnshire, IL - Viper Alley
5 - Chicago, IL - Mayne Stage
6 - Grand Rapids, MI - Intersection
7 - Akron, OH - Ripper Owens Tap House
9 - New York, NY - Highline Ballroom
10 - Long Island, NY - Ollie's Point
30 - Dallas, TX - The Palladium Ballroom
31 - San Antonio, TX - Charline McCombs Empire Theatre

June
1 - Lubbock, TX - Jakes
2 - Laguna, NM - Dancing Eagle Casino
3 - Phoenix, AZ - Musical Instrument Museum Theater
5 - Tucson, AZ - Rialto
6 - San Diego, CA - Anthology
7 - Agoura Hills, California - The Canyon Club
8 - San Juan Capistrano, California - Coach House Concert Hall
10 - San Francisco, California - Red Devil Lounge
14 - Portland, OR - Aladdin
15 - Seattle, WA - Triple Door

Tate recently spoke with Sean Derrick of Examiner.com, an excerpt follows:

SD: Your solo CD, Geoff Tate, came out in 2002, any plans for a second one?

GT: "Yeah. Actually we are recording that right now. I have all the songs written for it and started recording it about three weeks ago and I am in the midst of it. I am hoping to have it out by fall, that's my goal."

SD: Cool. Now will that precede a new Queensrÿche record or will it follow it?

GT: "Queensrÿche will not be doing anything major for the rest of the year. Everyone is doing solo projects/side projects and we will re-group for 2013."



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