Seattle progressive rockers QUEENSRŸCHE performed this past Friday morning (July 23) at the first annual charity garage sale from syndicated morning show personalities Mark Thompson and Brian Phelps of the Los Angeles-based "Mark And Brian Show" (which airs on 95.5 KLOS Southern California's Best Rock) at the KLOS studios in Los Angeles. Professionally recorded audio and fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be heard/seen below.All proceeds from the event will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation and The Harmony Project. QUEENSRŸCHE's current Queensrÿche Cabaret tour is being filmed for future DVD release. The trek, which kicked off this past Thursday, was previously described by the group as "Teatro ZinZanni meets Cirque du Soleil, with the band performing their hits and never-heard-before selections accompanied by go-go dancers, burlesque dancers, drag queens, a juggler, ballet dancer, trapeze artist, a contortionist and others. Definitely a fun-filled evening like no other full of freaks and shrieks!" QUEENSRŸCHE's twelfth studio LP, the epic concept album "American Soldier", was made available from Atco/Rhino in March 2009 for a suggested list price of $18.98 (CD) and $9.99 (digital). The ambitious album encompasses a dozen songs inspired by numerous interviews with veterans conducted by Geoff Tate, the group's singer and chief songwriter, who was intent on telling their story using their words. After speaking with soldiers who served in various conflicts — from World War II to Iraq — Tate turned their firsthand experiences from the frontlines into an unflinching musical examination of the life of a solider and the consequences of war. Professionally recorded audio:
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