Australian rock-n-roll export Wolfmother returns to the U.S. this summer with select performances kicking off at Lollapalooza in Chicago on August 8th. The tour makes its way through ten cities with stops including the annual Sturgis Rally in South Dakota, and the Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco (full tour dates below).
The Grammy award winning foursome is celebrating the success of their recent release, Cosmic Egg, hitting platinum status in their native Australia. Wolfmother’s latest single “Far Away” has also been added in high rotation on the Fuse Music Network. Check out the video here:
In other Wolfmother news, frontman Andrew Stockdale has teamed up with Slash, lending his vocals and songwriting chops to the guitar legend’s first single, “By The Sword” from his self-titled debut solo album. The duo recently dominated the late night TV circuit with performances on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live and the Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson. Stockdale was also hand picked by music pioneer Beck to contribute his talents on his second Record Club covers album, Songs of Leonard Cohen.
Wolfmother welcomes new drummer Will Rockwell-Scott of Mooney Suzuki and Har Mar Superstar fame to the band and the upcoming tour- be sure to catch them live this August.
Wolfmother’s critically lauded live performances are not to be missed!
Tour dates are as follows:
8/8 Lollapalooza Chicago, IL
8/9 Beaumont Club Kansas City, MO
8/10 Harrha’s Council Bluffs Council Bluffs, IA
8/11 Glencoe Camp Resort Sturgis, SD
8/12 Belly Up Aspen Aspen, CO
8/14 Outside Lands Festival San Francisco, CA
8/15 Santa Barbara Bowl Santa Barbara , CA
8/19 House of Blues Anaheim, CA
8/20 Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, NV
8/21 House of Blues San Diego, CA