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Bush and +Live+ Deliver Powerful Performances at the Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles For Private Tour Launch Event

It was a big night for rock when seminal rock bands  and +tore the roof of the in Los Angeles (March 12) at a private event pegged to the recent announcement that both groups will co-headline arenas and amphitheatres this summer.

The  will see these two iconic acts celebrating the 25thanniversary of their respective landmark albums Sixteen Stone and Throwing CopperSpecial guest Our Lady Peace will join on all dates. Produced by Live Nation, this hits-packed road show will hit arenas and outdoor amphitheaters in 33 cities across the country, kicking off June 6th in Mashantucket, CT with stops in Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta and more before wrapping September 8th in Rochester, MI at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre.

The jam-packed event at the Roxy drew radio station KROQ contest winners, media and tastemakers, with both bands performing powerful sets with songs from Throwing Copper and Sixteen Stone and more hits from their respective bodies of work.

“Bush is a great band and Gavin is a super passionate singer and performer.  I’m really looking forward to spending the summer with them,” said +LIVE+ frontman Ed Kowalczyk. “I know the fans are going to get one hell of a show.”


“We are thrilled to be touring this summer with LIVE,” says BUSH frontman Gavin Rossdale. “The wealth and depth of songs from both bands should provide a great night of music. Looking forward to seeing you all this summer.”

Released in 1994 and fueled by blockbuster No. 1 singles “Lightning Crashes,” “Selling The Drama,” “Glycerine,” “Comedown” and “Machinehead,” breakthrough albums Throwing Copper and Sixteen Stone sold more than 20 million albums combined. Both were spotlighted on Rolling Stone’s list, “1994: The 40 Best Records From Mainstream Alternative’s Greatest Year,” and remain timeless favorites, thanks to radio staples that include “Everything Zen,” “Little Things,” “I Alone” and “All Over You.”

Sixteen Stone propelled us onto the musical landscape,” says Rossdale. “Those songs have found a way into the soundtrack of people’s lives and that is the highest compliment available. We’ve continued to make music that resonates with people.”

“It’s an amazing feeling to know that these songs still resonate so profoundly with people,” says Kowalczyk. “And I still totally get off on celebrating this music with them. With Throwing Copper, we were taking on big things with a big sound.  Love, truth, birth, death, philosophy, religion, spirituality…we were asking the perennial questions and poking around for answers with this massive and dynamic sound. It attracted people from all over the world. We were inviting them to imagine that rock and roll could be a valid forum for exploring these types of things…we built it and they came.”

Tickets go on sale to the general publiceginning b today, Friday, March 15th at 10 AM local time at LiveNation.com.^ (^Tickets for the August 6th Los Angeles show at the Greek Theatre are on sale NOW HERE.)


BUSH and +LIVE+ The ALT-IMATE Tour 2019 Dates:

Thursday, June 06, 2019 Mashantucket, CT Foxwoods Resort Casino – The Grand Theater*
Friday, June 07, 2019 Atlantic City, NJ Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena
Saturday, June 08, 2019 Burlington, Ontario, Canada Spencer Smith Park – Sound of Music Festival*
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 Boston, MA Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
Thursday, June 13, 2019 Gilford, NH Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
Friday, June 14, 2019 Canandaigua, NY Constellation Brands–Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center: CMAC
Saturday, June 15, 2019 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
Friday, July 26, 2019 Appleton, WI Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium*
Saturday, July 27, 2019 Council Bluffs, IA Stir Cove at Harrah’s Casino*
Sunday, July 28, 2019 Kansas City, MO Starlight Theatre
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 New Orleans, LA Bold Sphere Music at Champions Square
Friday, August 02, 2019 Wichita, KS Hartman Arena
Saturday, August 03, 2019 Denver, CO Fillmore Auditorium
Tuesday, August 06, 2019 Los Angeles, CA Greek Theatre^
Wednesday, August 07, 2019 Concord, CA Concord Pavilion
Friday, August 09, 2019 Tuolumne, CA Black Oak Casino – West Side Pavilion*
Saturday, August 10, 2019 Costa Mesa, CA OC Fair*
Sunday, August 11, 2019 Tucson, AZ AVA Casino*
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Rogers, AR Walmart AMP
Friday, August 16, 2019 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
Saturday, August 17, 2019 Miami, FL Bayfront Park Amphitheater
Sunday, August 18, 2019 Jacksonville, FL Daily’s Place
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Atlanta, GA Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park
Friday, August 23, 2019 Essex Junction, VT Champlain Valley Expo*
Saturday, August 24, 2019 Baltimore, MD MECU Pavilion
Sunday, August 25, 2019 Pittsburgh, PA Stage AE*
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Allentown, PA The Great Allentown Fair
Thursday, August 29, 2019 Wantagh, NY Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
Friday, August 30, 2019 Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Wednesday, September 04, 2019 Dayton, OH The Rose Music Center at The Heights
Friday, September 06, 2019 Tinley Park, IL Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Saturday, September 07, 2019 Allegan, MI Allegan County Fair*
Sunday, September 08, 2019 Rochester, MI Meadow Brook Amphitheatre

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