Rock Band Dada Kicks Off 25th Anniversary Tour, Confirms Fall Dates
Rock band dada is back! Earlier this month, the trio -- singer-guitarist Michael Gurley, singer-bassist Joie Calio and drummer Phil Leavitt -kicked off their 25th anniversary tour with a West Coast leg, live television performances and more. The band is now gearing up for the August 25th release of their first new singles in over a decade and multiple U.S. tour dates for September and October.
Watch the band chat and perform two songs, including their massive hit 'Dizz Knee Land', live on CBS-TV's Good Day Sacramento:
The band's newly recorded tracks, entitled "The Bluebird" and "Take Me to the Song", will get a collector's edition 'double A side' vinyl 45 pressing, in limited edition and signed by the band, and details are here:
A special limited edition single pressing of 500, large hole, 45 rpm, 7-inch records produced in translucent lemon/lime virgin vinyl. The record is packaged in a 4-color picture sleeve. The front cover is an original commission by renowned Portland based artist Smith Eliot. Each copy will be hand signed and numbered 1/500 to 500/500 by the band and will be enclosed in a protective clear poly outer jacket.
'The Bluebird' will be accompanied by a new music video, and is confirmed for release on August 25th, as mentioned. dada's new singles were recorded during April 2017 at The Waystation in Los Angeles, and were engineered and co-Produced by multiple Grammy Award-winner David Way (Pink, Paul McCartney, Foo Fighters, more). "Take Me To The Song" is set for 9/22 digital release.
For a taste of dada in concert, check out some footage from their recent concert at The Triple Door in Seattle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?
All upcoming Fall tour dates are listed below and here:
dadaforever Tour Dates:
Sept 2 Globe Hall Denver, CO
Sept 5 Schubas Chicago, IL
Sept 6 Southgate House Revival Newport, KY
Sept 7 Diesel Pittsburgh, PA
Sept 9 Café Nine New Haven, CT
Sept 10 Once Ballroom Somerville, MA
Sept 12 The Met Pawtucket, RI
Sept 13 Rockwood Music Hall New York City
Sept 14 The Wonder Bar Asbury Park, NJ
Sept 15 World Café Live Philadelphia, PA
Sept 16 Rams Head Live Baltimore, MD
Sept 17 State Theatre Falls Church, VA
Sept 19 The Norva Norfolk, VA
Sept 20 Pour House Music Hall Raleigh, NC
Sept 21 Smith's Olde Bar Atlanta, GA
Sept 22 The Merry Widow Mobile, AL
Sept 23 House of Blues Parish Room New Orleans, LA
Sept 24 White Oak Music Hall Upstairs Houston, TX
Sept 26 Rockhouse Live Memphis Memphis, TN
Sept 27 High Watt Nashville, TN
Oct 1 Rogue Bar Scottsdale, AZ
Stay up-to-date as more dada concerts are added: http://dadaforever.com/#tourdates