November 30, 2022

The Vineyard Canines — the supergroup that includes singer-guitarist Richie Kotzen, bassist Billy Sheehan (Mr. Huge, David Lee Roth), and drummer Mike Portnoy (Steel Allegiance, ex-Dream Theater) have introduced a brand new album and 2023 US tour.

The in depth trek kicks off February fifteenth in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, and runs by way of April sixth in Nashville. Ticket pre-sales for choose dates begin Tuesday (November twenty second) at 10 a.m. ET utilizing the code HEADLINE. Choose up tickets through Ticketmaster.

The outing launches shortly after the discharge of The Vineyard Canines’ third full-length album, appropriately titled III. The opening monitor and lead single, “Xanadu,” might be accessible to those that pre-order the LP starting December ninth.

Whereas we are able to’t hearken to the brand new track simply but, Portnoy describes it as a “barnburner.” Given the mixed expertise of the supergroup’s three virtuosos, we’ll take him for his phrase.

“It’s one of many fiercest tracks on the album,” Portnoy continued. “On the finish there, you’re listening to me toss my sticks — not in frustration, however very a lot in satisfaction of what we had simply completed.”

The Vineyard Canines have been energetic off-and-on through the years. Following their 2015 sophomore album Scorching Streak, the group went on hiatus earlier than reuniting for reveals in 2019. It was throughout that run of dates the place the band realized “a 3rd album was undoubtedly within the playing cards,” in accordance with Portnoy.

Added Sheehan: “Getting again collectively like that was actually refreshing. We may chill out a bit and luxuriate in being collectively onstage, taking part in with none stress. It was a gorgeous factor.”

Beneath you possibly can see the tracklist and paintings for III, in addition to the band’s upcoming tour dates. Get tickets right here.

III Paintings:

III Tracklist:
01. Xanadu
02. Mad World
03. Breakthrough
04. Rise
05. Stars
06. The Vengeance
07. Pharaoh
08. Gaslight
09. Lorelei
10. The Pink Wine

The Vineyard Canines’ 2023 US Tour Dates:
02/15 – Greensburg, PA @ Palace Theatre
02/16 – Jim Thorpe, PA @ Penn’s Peak
02/17 – Glenside, PA @ The Keswick Theatre
02/18 – Patchogue, NY @ Patchogue Theatre
02/21 – New York, NY @ Sony Corridor
02/22 – Annapolis, MD @ Rams Head Dwell!
02/23 – Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
02/25 – Ridgefield, CT @ The Ridgefield Playhouse
02/26 – Derry, NH Tupelo @ Music Corridor
03/01 – Columbus, OH @ King of Golf equipment
03/02 – Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theatre
03/05 – Inexperienced Bay, WI @ Epic Occasion Heart
03/06 – Minneapolis, MN @ Superb Line Music Café
03/09 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theater
03/10 – St. Charles, IL @ The Arcada Theatre
03/11 – Westland, MI @ The Token Lounge
03/13 – Grand Rapids, MI @ DeVos Corridor
03/14 – Harrison, OH @ Blue Notice
03/17 – Dallas, TX @ Amplified Dwell
03/18 – Cedar Park, TX @ The Haute Spot
03/19 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Dwell Ballroom
03/21 – New Orleans, LA @ Home of Blues
03/22 – Birmingham, AL @ Iron Metropolis
03/24 – St. Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Dwell
03/25 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Tradition Room
03/26 – Orlando, FL @ The Plaza Dwell
03/30 – Virginia Seaside, VA @ Elevation 27
03/31 – Hopewell, VA @ Hopewell Theatre
04/01 – Leesburg, VA @ Tally Ho Theatre
04/02 – Charlotte, NC @ The Underground
04/04 – Ashville, NC @ Orange Peel
04/05 – Knoxville, TN @ The Mill & Mine
04/06 – Nashville, TN @ Brooklyn Bowl

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