QUEENSRŸCHE Singer To Begin Work On Second Solo Album

QUEENSRŸCHE frontman Geoff Tate has revealed to MySanAntonio.com that he is working on the material for his second solo album, tentatively due before the end of 2004 through Sanctuary Records.

"It's not difficult to balance the solo work with QUEENSRŸCHE," Geoff said. "It's more difficult to find the time. I'm trying to devote six months to QUEENSRŸCHE and six months to other things I'm interested in. On the solo record I use different musicians, classical, R&B and jazz players. I wanted to hear my voice in a different template. I feel incredibly successful just making the [solo] record. It worked for me."

In other news, QUEENSRŸCHE have selected the track "Losing Myself" as the next single from their latest CD, "Tribe". It heads to radio on October 6. A DVD-A version of "Tribe" is planned for release on November 4, and will include the following bonus features:

- 24 bit/96 kHz DVD-Audio (MLP) and 24 bit/48 kHz Dolby Digital (AC3) 5.1 surround sound options
- A "Desert Dance" live performance video
- A QUEENSRŸCHE Photo Gallery

QUEENSRŸCHE will be making an October 15 appearance on the syndicated radio program "Rockline" to help promote their headlining tour, which stops in Corpus Christi, Texas tonight (September 26). A list of radio stations that carry the program is posted at the official "Rockline" web site.

Upcoming QUEENSRŸCHE tour dates:

Sep. 26 - Concrete Street - Corpus Christi, TX
Sep. 27 - Sunken Gardens - San Antonio, TX
Sep. 30 - Blue Note – Columbia, MO
Oct. 02 - The Cotillion – Wichita, KS
Oct. 03 - Val Air Ballroom - Des Moines, IA
Oct. 04 - The Pageant - St. Louis, MO
Oct. 06 - Washington Pavilion - Sioux Falls, SD
Oct. 07 - Playmakers Pavilion – Fargo, ND
Oct. 09 - State Theater – Kalamazoo, MI
Oct. 10 - Star Plaza – Merrillville, IN
Oct. 11 - Quest Club – Minneapolis, MN
Oct. 12 - Rave / Eagles Ballroom – Milwaukee, WI
Oct. 14 - Checkered Flag – Appleton, WI
Oct. 16 - Jillian's – Louisville, KY
Oct. 17 - Stranahan Theater – Toledo, OH
Oct. 18 - Morris PAC - South Bend, IN
Oct. 21 - 9:30 Club – Washington, D.C.
Oct. 22 - Turning Stone Casino – Verona, NY
Oct. 23 - Westbury Music Fair – Westbury, NY
Oct. 24 - Keswick – Philadelphia, PA
Oct. 25 - Hampton Beach Casino - Hampton Beach, NH
Oct. 26 - Lupo's – Providence, RI
Oct. 28 - Webster Theatre – Hartford, CT
Oct. 29 - Northern Lights - Clifton Park, NY
Oct. 30 - The Norva – Norfolk, VA
Nov. 01 - The Staircase – Pittston, PA
Nov. 02 - Warner Theater – Erie, PA

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