Greatest Hit (…. and 21 Other Pretty Cool Songs) drops April 1 on Rhino Records. The two-disc album features rare edits, B-sides and three new Kevin Shriley mixes.
The U.S. tour kicks off May 2 at Los Angeles’ Gibson Amphitheatre; it concludes June 1 in Tampa, Fla. The Mexico and Puerto Rico dates will be Dream Theater with special guests Between the Buried And Me. (Opeth and 3 won’t appear). Tour dates and venues in North America include:
April 29: Mexico City, Mexico National Auditorium
May 2: Los Angeles, Gibson Amphitheater
May 3: Oakland, Calif., Paramount Theater
May 5: Seattle, Wamu Theater
May 6: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Orpheum
May 9-10: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Macewan Hall
May 12: Minneapolis, Myth
May 13: Chicago, Rosemont Theater
May 14: Detroit, Mich., The Fillmore
May 16: Columbus, Ohio, LC Amphitheater
May 17: Cleveland, OH Time Warner Amphitheater @ Tower City
May 18: Albany, N.Y., The Armory
May 20: Boston, Orpheum Theater
May 21-22: New York, Terminal 5
May 26: Washington D.C., DAR Constitution Hall
May 27: Richmond, Va., The National
May 28: Atlanta, Tabernacle
May 30: Miami, The Fillmore
May 31: Orlando, Fla., Hard Rock
June 1: Tampa, Fla., Ruth Eckerd Hall
June 4: San Juan, Puerto Rico, Coliseo of Puerto Rico *
Absentstar is on the road to support its new CD, Sea Trails, which drops April 15 on Canvasback Music/Columbia Records. It is touring with Third Eye Blind.
Tour dates and venues include:
April 1: Starland Ballroom, Sayerville, N.J.
April 4: Jenker Center, Penn State, Erie, Pa.
April 5: Sojka Pavilion, Lewisburg, Pa.
April 6: Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pa.
April 8: PromoWest Pavilion, Columbus, Ohio
April 9: Loyola University, Chicago
April 11: Heny Memorial Gym, Washington, Pa.
April 12: FSU Cordts, Frostburg, Md.
April 13: Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, N.H.
April 15: Mansfield University, Mansfield, Pa.
April 17: Hollinger Gymnasium, West Chester, Pa.
April 18: Sports Complex, North Eastern, Mass.
April 19: College of New Jersey, Ewing, N.J.
April 20: Willams College, Williamstown, Mass.
April 22: Grand Opera House, Wilmington, Del.
April 23: Duke University, Durham, N.C.
April 25: Johnson Athletic Center — Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
April 26: Le Frak Gymnasium, Amherst, Mass.
April 27: Campus Center, State University of New York, Oswego, N.Y.
April 29: Nokia Theater, New York
April 20: Nokia Theater, New York
March 25: Pomona, Calif., The Glass House
March 26: Hollywood, Calif., Troubadour
March 28: San Diego, Soma
March 29: Tempe, Ariz., The Clubhouse
March 31: Houston, Meridian Red Room
April 1: Dallas, House of Blues
April 3: Tallahassee, Fla., Club Down