GEOFF TATE to Release New Album KINGS & THIEVES on November 6, 2012 in North America; Tour Dates Include Canadian Run with ALICE COOPER

Geoff Tate  

Los Angeles, CA (September 11, 2012) — GEOFF TATE is one of the most acclaimed vocalists in the history of hard rock and heavy metal.  As the frontman of Queensryche, he has sold over 20 million records and received four Grammy nominations.  With an undeniable musical historyincluding fourteen studio albums, GEOFF TATE will release his sophomore solo album on November 62012 in North America.  Appropriately titled KINGS & THIEVES, this will be TATE’s first solo album in more than a decade and his debut release for InsideOut Music.

KINGS & THIEVES is a journey into the mind of one of rock’s most dynamic vocalists.  “My goal with this record was to make a solid rock album,” says TATE. “I wanted it to be an album that I could play live that would be both satisfying and fun, because, as a singer, you need to create a show that has a lot of dynamics to it and takes people on a ride.” See below for GEOFF TATE’s current tour dates, including a 7-date Canadian run with metal legend Alice Cooper. More dates are constantly being added.

Fans and press alike have fallen in love with GEOFF TATE’s expertly crafted lyrics, unique progressive style and breathtaking vocals.  KINGS & THIEVES once again shows why TATE is one of the most influential forces in mainstream rock and metal.


Tour Dates:

09/14/12 – Temecula, CA @ Wiens Family Cellar

10/17/12 – Newton, NJ @ Newton Theatre

10/18/12 – New York, NY @ B.B. King’s Blues Club

10/19/12 – Rochester, NY @ The Montage Music Hall

10/20/12 – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance

10/21/12 – Philadelphia, PA @ JC’s Washington House

10/23/12 – Springfield, VA @ Empire

10/24/12 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Rex Theatre

10/25/12 – Teaneck, NJ @ Mexicali Live

10/26/12 – Amityville, NY @ Ollie’s

10/27/12 – Chesterfield, MI @ New York New York

10/28/12 – Akron, OH @ Ripper Owen’s Tap House

10/29/12 – Akron, OH @ Ripper Owen’s Tap House

10/31/12 – Milwaukee, WI @ Shank Hall

11/01/12 – Barrington, IL @ Penny Road Pub

11/02/12 – Columbus, OH @ Alrosa Villa

11/03/12 – Boilingbrook, IL @ Tailgater’s Grill

11/07/12 – Calgary, AB, Canada @ Southern Jubilee Auditorium (*with Alice Cooper)

11/08/12 – Saskatoon, SK, Canada @ TCU Place (*with Alice Cooper)

11/09/12 – Moose Jaw, SK, Canada @ Mosaic Place (*with Alice Cooper)

11/11/12 – Medicine Hat, AB, Canada @ Medicine Hat Arena (*with Alice Cooper)

11/13/12 – Dawson Creek, BC, Canada @ Encana Events Centre (*with Alice Cooper)

11/14/12 – Edmonton, AB, Canada @ Northern Jubilee Auditorium (*with Alice Cooper)

11/16/12 – Vancouver, BC, Canada @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre (*with Alice Cooper)

11/21/12 – San Antonio, TX @ Backstage Live

11/23/12 – Dallas, TX @ Trees

11/24/12 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live

11/27/12 to 12/1/12 – Shiprocked


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