GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed and his solo band, HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER (a.k.a. HOOKERS 'N' BLOW), will be embarking on a two-week East Coast tour beginning in early September. Prior to the East Coast dates, HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER — Reed (keyboards, acoustic guitar, and vocals), Alex Grossi (guitar, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, BANG TANGO), Matt Starr (guitar, FASTMASTER, BANG TANGO, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES), Troy Patrick Farrell (drums, DONNIE VIE, GILBY CLARKE, MIKE TRAMP, FASTMASTER) and Curtis Roach (bass, WAYLON JENNINGS JR., FASTMASTER) — will play several warm-up shows on the West Coast, including a concert at San Francisco's The Pound on August 26. The group are promising to perform all their favorite rock classics — including TED NUGENT's "Cat Scratch Fever" and BLUE ÖYSTER CULT's "Godzilla" — along with several surprises.
HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER tour dates:
Aug. 20 - Johnny Foxx's - Culver City, CA
Aug. 26 - The Pound SF - San Francisco, CA
Aug. 27 - Six Rivers Brewery - McKinleyville, CA
Sep. 09 - Club Metronome - Burlington, VT
Sep. 10 - Lucky Dog Music Hall - Worcester, MA
Sep. 11 - Club Fuel - Lowell, MA
Sep. 12 - Princeton University - Princeton, NJ (student only)
Sep. 14 - Webster Theatre (Underground) - Hartford, CT
Sep. 15 - The Fire - Philadelphia, PA
Sep. 16 - Lion's Den – New York, NY
Sep. 17 - Washington & Lee University - Lexington, VA
Sep. 18 - Washington & Lee University - Lexington, VA
Sep. 19 - Harry's Roadhouse - Asbury Park, NJ
Sep. 20 - Alley Katz - Richmond, VA
Sep. 21 - The Funk Box - Baltimore, MD
Oct. 21 - Northeastern University - Boston, MA (free w/ student ID only)
Oct. 22 - Washington & Lee University - Lexington, VA Mo
Oct. 29 - University of Virginia - Charlottesville, VA
Oct. 30 - Ned Devine's - Hernden, VA
In related news, FASTMASTER — which features three members of HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER — are currently in the studio recording their first CD. Production duties are being handled by James Book of Top Secret Studios. A September release is expected.
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(Thanks: Debby Rao)