CHICKENFOOT, the supergroup featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar and drummer Kenny Aronoff (filling in for RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS‘ Chad Smith) — has announced “The 2011 Road Test Tour”, the first performances in support of the band’s forthcoming sophomore album, “III”, due on September 27 via eOne Music in North America and in the rest of the world through earMUSIC/Edel. The tour is taking CHICKENFOOT to San Francisco, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Chicago and New York in early November. Venues and ticket on-sale information will be announced October 3.
The dates are as follows:
Nov. 01 – San Francisco, CA
Nov. 02 – Los Angeles, CA
Nov. 04 – St. Louis, MO
Nov. 05 – Chicago, IL
Nov. 08 – New York, NY
Check Chickenfoot.us on October 3 for venue and ticket information.
CHICKENFOOT will offer fans a free live concert webcast on September 27, the same day that “III” comes out. The band will perform tracks from the disc at 9:00 p.m. ET at TRI Studios in Marin County, California, followed by a 30-minute question-and-answer session with fans at the band’s official web site. Fans can submit questions through the site and should stay tuned to CHICKENFOOT‘s social sites to find out how to become a member of the studio audience.
The webcast will be rebroadcast on the the band’s official web site on September 28 at 3:00 p.m. ET.