Rock Royalty TourZombies, Yardbirds, Spencer Davis

The Zombies, The Yardbirds and The Spencer Davis Group
Announce Summer 2009 North American Tour

The Zombies
Some of the finest artists from the British Invasion return to the States for the "Rock Royalty Tour 2009." Topping the bill are The Zombies, featuring original members Colin Blunstone and Rod Argent. The Zombies are celebrating the release of the Odessey & Oracle 40th Anniversary Concert. A DVD of the concert is also available as an import, and there are plans to release it in the States sometime in 2009. The group will be playing their hits "She’s Not There," "Time of the Season," "Tell Her No" and songs from keyboardist/songwriter Rod Argent's '70s hits like "Hold Your Head Up" as well as selections from Odessey & Oracle.

Joining The Zombies are the Spencer Davis Group, known for their '60s Brit-soul hits "I'm a Man," "Gimme Some Lovin'" and others, and pioneering rockers The Yardbirds. Legendary as a proving ground for guitarists Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page, The Yardbirds are known for such hits as "For Your Love," "Over, Under, Sideways, Down" and "Heart Full of Soul." This incarnation of the band features original members Jim McCarty and Chris Dreja.

ROCK ROYALTY TOUR DATES:

June 26 Fri San Diego, CA @ Humphrey's Concert By The Bay
June 27 Sat Hollywood, CA @ The Wiltern Theatre
June 28 Sun Yountville, CA @ Lincoln Theatre
June 30 Tue Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory Concert House*
July 2 Thu Bellingham, WA @ Mount Baker Theatre*
July 8 Wed Glenside, PA @ Keswick Theatre
July 9 Thu Westbury, NY @ Capitol One Bank Theatre at Westbury
July 10 Fri New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom
July 11 Sat Wilkes-Barre, PA @ F.M. Kirby Center
July 12 Sun Baltimore, MD @ Pier 6 Concert Pavilion
July 13 Tue Ottawa, ON @ Cisco Ottawa Blues Fest

(Cities marked with * are Zombies & Yardbirds only)

The Zombies only:

July 15 Wed Toronto, ON @ Mod Club Theatre
July 17 Fri Winnipeg, MB @ Club Regent Casino
July 19 Sun Nakusp, BC @ Nakusp Music Fest


http://www.myspace.com/rockroyaltytour

[Published on: 6/12/09]

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