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  • Leland Sklar Joins Judith Owen for Spring Tour

    Leland Sklar Joins Judith Owen for Spring Tour

    Singer-songwriter Judith Owen has announced a new spring tour in support of her upcoming album redisCOVERed, which will feature reworked songs ranging from Deep Purple’s “Smoke on the Water” to Drake’s “Hotline Bling”. The trek will once again be anchored by Owen’s friend and bass legend, Leland Sklar. “Of course I’ll be touring from here... »

  • Tool Announces Music Clinics Along Tour Dates

    Tool Announces Music Clinics Along Tour Dates

    Attention Tool fans: the band has just announced the instrumentalists will be giving intimate music clinics in conjunction with their upcoming tour dates. Guitarist Adam Jones, drummer Danny Carey, and bass monster Justin Chancellor will offer attendees a “rare immersive dissection and performance” in the series. “The discussions include [the musicians] walking attendees through a... »

  • Glenn Hughes Announces Classic Deep Purple Live Tour Dates

    Glenn Hughes Announces Classic Deep Purple Live Tour Dates

    Rock legend Glenn Hughes will be revising part of his earlier days in music this year with a 17-date tour. “Classic Deep Purple Live” will showcase the bassist/vocalist’s time in Deep Purple during the MKIII and MKIV lineups. Hughes was a member of the group from 1973 to 1976 and was featured on four studio... »

  • Dug Pinnick Joins MC5 Kick Out The Jams 50th Anniversary Tour

    Dug Pinnick Joins MC5 Kick Out The Jams 50th Anniversary Tour

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of The MC5’s seminal album Kick Out The Jams, and Wayne Kramer is going to celebrate it in style. The guitarist, who founded the band in 1964, has assembled an incredible band for the MC50th Anniversary tour featuring Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil, Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty, Zen Guerilla singer... »

  • Smashing Pumpkins Tour to Feature Jack Bates

    Smashing Pumpkins Tour to Feature Jack Bates

    After announcing that D’Arcy Wretzky would not be joining the upcoming “Shiny and Oh So Bright” reunion tour, the Smashing Pumpkins have announced the bass player for the outing. Original members Billy Corgan, Jeff Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin, as well as Jeff Schroeder, will be joined by bassist Jack Bates. Fans will know Bates as... »

  • Sleep Adds More North American Tour Dates

    Sleep Adds More North American Tour Dates

    After announcing a run of U.S. tour dates for the Spring, Sleep has extended their outing to include 13 more North American shows to take place after a European jaunt. Anchored by bass heavyweight Al Cisneros, the stoner rock legends will spend the summer on the West and East coasts with a few shows between.... »

  • Yes Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

    Yes Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

    Yes will be back on the road in 2018 to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The legendary prog-rock outfit, which was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame last year, will feature the lineup of Steve Howe, Alan White, Geoff Downes, Jon Davison, and bassist Billy Sherwood. Sherwood, of course, was personally chosen by... »

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  • Victor Wooten Announces Fun & Funk Xplosion Tour with Sinbad

    Victor Wooten Announces Fun & Funk Xplosion Tour with Sinbad

    Bass master Victor Wooten has announced the Fun & Funk Xplosion tour. The outing promises to be a good time as Wooten will be joined by his brother Regi on guitar, his brother Roy (aka Future Man) on percussion, saxophonist Bob Franceschini, and comedy legend Sinbad. The comedian is also an avid funk lover and... »

  • Alice in Chains Gear Up For Massive World Tour

    Alice in Chains Gear Up For Massive World Tour

    Alice in Chains is getting ready to head out on a huge world tour. Anchored by Mike Inez, the band will be hitting the road starting April 28th at the House of Blues in Boston, Massachusetts and covering part of the U.S. through May. They’ll be heading overseas for June and July, only to return... »

  • Peter Hook & The Light Announce 2018 Substance Tour

    Peter Hook & The Light Announce 2018 Substance Tour

    At the end of 2016, Peter Hook & The Light embarked on a North American tour to perform Joy Division and New Order’s legendary Factory Records compilation albums “Substance” live, sequentially and in their entireties. Now they’re bringing it back for another round of tour dates from April to June. Hook, who shares bass duties... »