First Single, “Staring Down,” Available Digitally on June 16th
Collective Soul launch a new headlining tour just as their newest album, “Collective Soul (Rabbit),” is released. Due in stores on August 25th (their first for Loud & Proud / Roadrunner Records), the album was written and produced by the band and the first single, “Staring Down,” will be available via all major digital retailers on June 16th. “Welcome All Again” will be available June 30th digitally.
“Collective Soul (Rabbit)” is the band’s eighth studio album. One of rock’s most enduring acts, they have amassed nineteen hit singles in their 16 year career, seven of those reaching the #1 spot on Billboard magazine’s radio charts. Most recently, Collective Soul were featured on the multi-platinum selling “Twilight” soundtrack and their song, “Hollywood” (from their 2007 Top 25 album “Afterwords”), was featured prominently in “American Idol’s” Fall 2008 season for several weeks. Collective Soul frontman, Ed Roland, later collaborated with winner and longtime fan David Cook on his debut album.
Collective Soul will perform in the following cities: August 7 Milwaukee, WI The Eagles Club* August 11 Mt Clemens, MI Emerald Theatre* August 13 Newport, RI Newport Yachting Center* August 14 Hampton Beach, NH Hampton Beach Casino* August 15 Chatham, ON Chatham Rockstock August 17 Danbury, CT Ives Concert Park* August 20 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom*+ August 25 New York, NY Fillmore NY @ Irving Plaza*+ August 28 Charlotte, NC Fillmore Charlotte*+ September 1 Houston, TX House of Blues+ September 2 Dallas, TX House of Blues+ September 4 Biloxi, MS Hard Rock Hotel & Casino September 11 Las Vegas, NV Hard Rock Hotel & Casino September 12 Wendover (Reno, NV) Peppermill Hotel Casino *With Safety Suit +With Black Stone Cherry