Monday, March 25, 2013
Jason Newsted Announces U.S. Tour With NEWSTED!
Bassist Jason Newsted (ex-METALLICA) recently announced the creation of a NEW band appropriately called NEWSTED! Newsted's latest musical project is ready for your ears via an EP entitled 'Metal' (available now).
NEWSTED will release its full-length debut around the same that the band will appear at this year's Download festival this Summer.
Today (March 25), NEWSTED announced that they have scheduled the following U.S. tour dates:
Apr. 19: Red House - Walnut Creek, CA
Apr. 23: San Jose Rock Shop - San Jose, CA
Apr. 24: The Starline - Fresno, CA
Apr. 26: The Alley - Sparks, NV
Apr. 27: Ace of Spades - Sacramento, CA
May 01: The Roxy - Los Angeles, CA
May 03: Vinyl - Las Vegas, NV
May 04: KUPD Ufiesta - Mesa, AZ
May 15: Planet Rock - Battle Creek, MI
May 17: The Crofoot - Pontiac, MI
May 18: Bottom Lounge - Chicago, IL
May 21: Highline Ballroom - New York, NY
May 22: The Middle East Downstairs - Cambridge, MA
May 23: The Stone Pony - Asbury Park, NJ
NEWSTED recently announced the addition of STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok.
"It was obvious from the word go that Mike is one of us," said Jason. "Professional, focused, happy and grateful to be able to make our beautiful noise together!"
Get the NEW NEWSTED EP here!
Jason Newstead's Official Site