Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants have announced June tour dates in support of Jesse Malin and the St. Marks Social. The west coast tour will take the band – led by Foo Fighters lead guitarist Shiflett – from Dante’s in Portland, OR, on June 4th to Hensley’s Flying Elephant Pub in Carlsbad, CA, on June 12th, and will include a hometown show at the Bootleg Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, on June 10th. These dates mark the first time Shiflett has toured with his new project as a full band and will feature Shiflett on vocals and guitar, Luke Tierney on bass, Eric Skodis on drums, and Derek Silverman on keyboards. The self-titled debut album by Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants will be released July 13th, 2010 on Le Coq Napoleon/RCA.
Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants tour dates:
JUNE 4 PORTLAND, OR DANTE’S
JUNE 6 SPOKANE, WA THE SEASIDE
JUNE 8 SACRAMENTO, CA BLUE LAMP
JUNE 9 SAN FRANCISCO, CA CAFÉ DU NORD
JUNE 10 LOS ANGELES, CA THE BOOTLEG THEATRE
JUNE 11 LONG BEACH, CA ALEX’S BAR
JUNE 12 CARLSBAD, CA HENSLEY’S FLYING ELEPHANT PUB
More touring news for Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants will be announced soon.