Soundgarden Announce North American Tour
Reunited grunge gods Soundgarden are headed out on a big spring tour with The Pretty Reckless and Dillinger Escape Plan. The dates start with a April 28 gig at the WXTV Rockfest in Tampa, Florida.
Reunited grunge gods Soundgarden are headed out on a big North American spring tour with The Pretty Reckless and Dillinger Escape Plan. After a trio of festival appearances in late April, the month-long stretch will officially kick off on May 3 with a a gig at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia. A pre-sale for fan club members will launch on Tuesday (Feb. 28) at 10 a.m. local time on www.soundgarden.com and www.chriscornell.com. The general public on-sale will begin at 10 .m. local time on Friday (March 3).
Before they begin the tour, Soundgarden will play a series of festival dates in Florida in late April, beginning with an April 28 stop at the WXTV Rockfest in Tampa, followed by Welcome to Rockville in Jacksonville on the 29th and the Fort Rock Festival in Ft. Myers on the 30th. The band will team with original label Sub Pop on March 10 for the release of a remixed/expanded version of their 1988 debut full-length, Ultramega OK. The group is currently in the studio working on the follow-up to 2012’s King Animal.
Soundgarden tour dates:
Apr. 28 – Tampa, FL @ WXTV Rockfest
Apr. 29 – Jacksonville, FL @ Welcome to Rockville
April 30 – Ft. Myers, FL @ Fort Rock Festival
May 3 – Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre
May 5 – Concord, N.C. @ Carolina Rebellion
May 6 – Tuscaloosa, AL @ Tuscaloosa Amphitheatre
May 7 – Memphis, TN @ Beale Street Music Festival
May 10 – Indianapolis, IN @ Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn
May 12 – Council Bluffs, IA @ KIWR Rockfest
May 13 – Somerset, WI @ Northern Invasion
May 14 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre
May 17 – Detroit, MI @Fox Theatre
May 19 – Columbus, OH @ Rock on the Range
May 20 – Maryland Heights, MO @ KPNT Pointfest
May 22 – Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
May 25 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
May 26 – Dallas, TX @ Bomb Factory
May 27 – Pryor, OK @ Rocklahoma