Geoff Tate, Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens + Blaze Bayley Team Up For November ‘Trinity’ Tour
Three legendary metal vocalists are teaming up for a handful of November shows. Geoff Tate (Operation: Mindcrime, ex-Queensryche), Tim “Ripper” Owens (Dio Disciples, ex-Judas Priest) and Blaze Bayley (ex-Iron Maiden) will be performing songs from throughout their careers. The six show “Trinity” tour kicks off Nov. 20 in Sellersville, Pa. and wraps up a week later in New York. Check out a teaser video above and all the dates below.
Owens posted this message on his Facebook page about the tour: “This is gonna be fun….In Between putting new cd’s out this year, I am gonna have some fun with my fiends!!! WHY NOT, it’s our jobs to Rock!!! Trinity is Geoff Tate, Ripper Owens & Blaze Bayley coming to you live for a very special and limited run of dates!”
Owens and Bayley lend their talents to the track “Taking on the World” on Operation: Mindcrime’s upcoming album Resurrection, set to be released Sept. 23. Owens’ other band Charred Walls of the Damned will be releasing their latest album Creatures Watching Over the Dead on the same day.
Geoff Tate, Ripper Owens + Blaze Bayley Tour Dates
11/20/16 — Sellersville, Pa. — Sellersville Theater
11/22/16 — Syracuse, N.Y. — The Westcott Theater
11/23/16 — Poughkeepsie. N.Y. — The Chance
11/25/16 — Londonderry, N.H. — Tupelo Music Hall
11/26/16 — Annapolis, Md. — Rams Head on Stage
11/27/16 — New York, N.Y. — B.B. King Blues Club
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