DAX RIGGS UPCOMING TOUR DATES WITH QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
We Sing of Only Blood or Love set for August 21 release
“As if Jeff Buckley covered Ziggy Stardust on the banks of the Mississippi Delta”–ESQUIRE
“…like a ghostly David Bowie” — THE NEW YORKER
Dax Riggs’ appearance at the 2007 Austin City Limits festival in September will kick off a string of dates opening for Queens of the Stone Age in support of his solo debut, We Sing of Only Blood or Love (Fat Possum Records).
Having disbanded the well-received deadboy & The Elephantmen, Riggs teamed up with esteemed musician/producer Matt Sweeney to record the 15-track We Sing… under his own name. And considering the first two song titles on We Sing of Only Blood or Love are “Demon Tied to a Chair in My Brain” and “Didn’t Know Yet What I’d Know When I Was Bleedin’,” it’s quite clear Dax hasn’t lost the morbidly rocking edge that earned deadboy & the Elephantmen critical and cult acclaim.
All dates with Queens of the Stone Age:
Sept. 15 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits – AT&T Stage (solo show)
Sept. 15 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits – La Zona Rosa
Sept. 16 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues
Sept. 17 – Houston, TX – Verizon Wireless Theater
Sept. 19 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
Sept. 20 – Tallahassee, FL – The Moon
Sept. 21 – Jacksonville, FL – Plush
Sept. 22 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
Sept. 24 – Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel
Sept. 25 – Norfolk, VA – The Norva
Sept. 26 – Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live
Sept. 28 – Pittsburgh, PA – Carnegie Theatre
Sept. 29 – Charleston, SC – Joseph P. Riley Jr. Stadium
Be sure to stay tuned for tour dates following the QOTSA stint.
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