Live and Bush Announce The Alt-Imate Tour

Live and Bush Announce The Alt-Imate Tour

Seminal rock bands +Live+ and Bush are joining forces for The Alt-Imate Tour, a co-headline summer run that will see these two iconic acts celebrating the 25th anniversary of their respective landmark albums Throwing Copper and Sixteen Stone. Produced by Live Nation, this hits-packed road show will hit arenas and outdoor amphitheaters in 33 cities across the country, kicking off June 6th in Mashantucket, CT with stops in Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta and more before wrapping September 8th in Rochester, MI at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre.

“We are thrilled to be touring this summer with +Live+,” says Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale. “The wealth and depth of songs from both bands should provide a great night of music. Looking forward to seeing you all this summer.”

“Bush is a great band and Gavin is a super passionate singer and performer. I’m really looking forward to spending the summer with them,” said +Live+ frontman Ed Kowalczyk. “I know the fans are going to get one hell of a show.”

Released in 1994 and fueled by blockbuster No. 1 singles “Lightning Crashes,” “Selling The Drama,” “Glycerine,” “Comedown” and “Machinehead,” breakthrough albums Throwing Copper and Sixteen Stone sold more than 20 million albums combined. Both were spotlighted on Rolling Stone‘s list, “1994: The 40 Best Records From Mainstream Alternative’s Greatest Year,” and remain timeless favorites, thanks to radio staples that include “Everything Zen,” “Little Things,” “I Alone” and “All Over You.”

“It’s an amazing feeling to know that these songs still resonate so profoundly with people,” says Kowalczyk. “And I still totally get off on celebrating this music with them. With Throwing Copper, we were taking on big things with a big sound. Love, truth, birth, death, philosophy, religion, spirituality…we were asking the perennial questions and poking around for answers with this massive and dynamic sound. It attracted people from all over the world. We were inviting them to imagine that rock and roll could be a valid forum for exploring these types of things…we built it and they came.”

“Sixteen Stone propelled us onto the musical landscape,” says Rossdale. “Those songs have found a way into the soundtrack of people’s lives and that is the highest compliment available. We’ve continued to make music that resonates with people.”

Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, March 15th at 10 AM local time at LiveNation.com. Citi is the official presale credit card for the tour. As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, March 12th at 10 AM local time until Thursday, March 14th at 10 PM local time through Citi’s Private Pass program. Artist presales are also available now through Thursday, March 14th at 10 PM local time.

+Live+ and Bush The Alt-Imate Tour 2019 Dates:

Thursday, June 06, 2019 – Mashantucket, CT – Foxwoods Resort Casino – The Grand Theater
Friday, June 07, 2019 – Atlantic City, NJ – Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena
Saturday, June 08, 2019 – Burlington, Ontario, Canada – Spencer Smith Park – Sound of Music Festival
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 – Boston, MA – Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
Thursday, June 13, 2019 – Gilford, NH – Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
Friday, June 14, 2019 – Canandaigua, NY – Constellation Brands–Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center: CMAC
Saturday, June 15, 2019 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
Friday, July 26, 2019 – Appleton, WI – Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium
Saturday, July 27, 2019 – Council Bluffs, IA – Stir Cove at Harrah’s Casino
Sunday, July 28, 2019 – Kansas City, MO – Starlight Theatre
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 – New Orleans, LA – Bold Sphere Music at Champions Square
Friday, August 02, 2019 – Wichita, KS – Hartman Arena
Saturday, August 03, 2019 – Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
Tuesday, August 06, 2019 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre+
Wednesday, August 07, 2019 – Concord, CA – Concord Pavilion
Friday, August 09, 2019 – Tuolumne, CA – Black Oak Casino – West Side Pavilion
Saturday, August 10, 2019 – Costa Mesa, CA – OC Fair
Sunday, August 11, 2019 – Tucson, AZ – AVA Casino
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 – Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
Friday, August 16, 2019 – Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
Saturday, August 17, 2019 – Miami, FL – Bayfront Park Amphitheater
Sunday, August 18, 2019 – Jacksonville, FL – Daily’s Place
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 – Atlanta, GA – Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park
Friday, August 23, 2019 – Essex Junction, VT – Champlain Valley Expo
Saturday, August 24, 2019 – Baltimore, MD – MECU Pavilion
Sunday, August 25, 2019 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 – Allentown, PA – The Great Allentown Fair
Thursday, August 29, 2019 – Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
Friday, August 30, 2019 – Bethel, NY – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Wednesday, September 04, 2019 – Dayton, OH – The Rose Music Center at The Heights
Friday, September 06, 2019 – Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Saturday, September 07, 2019 – Allegan, MI – Allegan County Fair
Sunday, September 08, 2019 -Rochester, MI – Meadow Brook Amphitheatre