San Francisco Bay Area metallers VICIOUS RUMORS have announced the addition of bassist Stephen Goodwin to the group's ranks. He replaces original bassist Dave Starr, who left the band last month.
VICIOUS RUMORS will kick off U.S. tour at home February 23 at 505 club in Santa Rosa, California and Saturday, February 24 at Rooster's Roadhouse in Alameda, California. Dates in March are booked in Texas with ETERNITY BLACK and OMEN. Dates in Florida with CRIMSON GLORY and gigs in Ohio with guests LAW OF DESTRUCTION, featuring members of BEYOND FEAR.
VICIOUS RUMORS will return to Japan for two shows in Tokyo at Club Quattro with guest RIOT on April 18 and April 19. A tour of Europe in June with guest AGENT STEEL that will include major festivals is in the works now.
Upcoming VICIOUS RUMORS shows:
Feb. 23 - Santa Rosa, CA - 505 Club
Feb. 24 - Alameda, CA - Roosters Roadhouse
Mar. 08 - San Antonio, TX - Graham Central Station
Mar. 09 - Austin, TX - Room 710
Mar. 10 - Houston, TX - FBI Rock Club#1
Mar. 14 - Jacksonville, FL - Jackrabbits
Mar. 15 - Palmetto, FL - The Hall
Mar. 16 - New Port Richy, FL - The Hall
Mar. 17 - San Juan, Puerto Rico - Bourbon Street
Mar. 22 - Chillicothe, OH - Cardos
Mar. 23 - Cincinnati, OH - tba
Mar. 24 - Wapakonet OH - City Side Lounge
Mar. 31 - Salt Lake City, UT - Club Vegas
Apr. 12 - Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
Apr. 13 - San Marcos, CA - The Jumping Turtle
Apr. 14 - Las Vegas, NV - Tailspin Bar
Apr. 18 - Tokyo, Japan - Club Quattro
Apr. 19 - Tokyo, Japan - Club Quattro