Wednesday, 7 April 2010

Richie Kotzen: Peace Sign, tour updates and VIP shows

Richie Kotzen says:

2010 is off to a great start!  I've got a brand new album out that I'm very proud of and I'm about to take off on a world tour to support it!  I'm excited to see all of you fans again and I'm especially excited to be headlining my first US Tour in well, way too many years!  It will be great to play for the US fans again!

A full list of tour dates for the first leg of the tour is below.  Links to ticket sites are included wherever possible.

I've also got a very cool VIP Experience set up for you on this tour that I'm sure you'll love.  Check out the details on the packages below!

VIP Packages are available for almost all US and UK shows through the original point of purchase for tickets (box office/websites, etc.)  

PLEASE NOTE:  There are three US shows that will not be offering VIP Packages through the original point of purchase.  

Club 57 West   Orlando, FL (No advance ticket sales)
Freebird Live   Jacksonville, FL (No advance VIP sales)
The Works    Wyomissing, PA (No advance ticket sales)

For these shows, VIP Packages will be available through in the coming weeks, OR you can send an email to us directly at to pre-order them.


Each VIP Experience includes:

1. One (1) VIP ticket with early entry to the venue.  (except where noted)

2. Attend sound check with RICHIE KOTZEN!

3. A meet and greet with RICHIE KOTZEN!   Come meet RIchie, have your photo taken with him and get one personal item signed.

3. An autographed, limited edition RICHIE KOTZEN 2010 Peace SIgn World Tour commemorative poster.  (In addition to your personal item, RIchie will also personalize the poster for you at the meet and greet if you'd like)

4. A RICHIE KOTZEN VIP commemorative laminate. 

5. A
 RICHIE KOTZEN 2010 Peace Sign World Tour T-Shirt

6. A copy of Richie's new CD PEACE SIGN

• You will receive an itinerary about 10 days before the show with all of the details.
• Soundcheck times will be several hours prior to the show.  Your itinerary will have full details.
• Meet and Greet times may take place either after show or after soundcheck.  Your Itinerary will have full details.

• Merchandise will be given out at the show. 
• Merchandise contents subject to change based on availability.


April 22         Bolshoi Pub                        Goiania Brazil
April 25         Teatro Odisseia                Rio De Janiero Brazil
May 1            Guitar Fest                          Valparaiso Chile
May 12          Club 57 West                      Orlando FL 
May 21          The Works                            Wyomissing, PA  
June 3           Latino Rock                           San Jose, Costa Rica
June 4           Latino Rock                           San Jose, Costa Rica
June 5           The Loft                                   Jaco Beach, Costa Rica

Finally, we've been hard at work making improvements to  We expect to have a brand-new website ready to launch very soon!  In the meantime, the current site is still active, as well as all of my social networks.  Be sure to check them out, there's a lot of great content and updates there as well!

As always, I want to thank you for your support.  It means a great deal to me!

All the best,

Ritchie Kotzen Signature

Mike Kerr: fusion jam

Fusion Jam - Mike Kerr

Hedras Ramos: to play as support for Guns and Roses in Guatamala

Hedras will open for Guns N' Roses next Tuesday 8PM Estadio del Ejercito in Guatemala City. Hedras is also working full time on a new release. I have heard some demo tracks that sound excellent.

GNR current line up

Current members
Axl Rose - lead vocals, piano (1985-present)
Dizzy Reed - keyboards, piano, synthesizer, backing vocals (1990-present)
Tommy Stinson - bass guitar, backing vocals (1998-present)
Chris Pitman - keyboards, programming, electronics, backing vocals (1998-present)
Richard Fortus - rhythm guitar (2002-present)
Frank Ferrer - drums, percussion(2006-present)
Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal - lead guitar (2006-present)
DJ Ashba - lead guitar (2009-present)

Andy James: Win a pair of tickets for the show - 4 pairs left!!!

One pair of tickets down... four to go..

Here are the details

Date: Tuesday April 13th
Time: 7 p.m. - late
Venue: Abacus, Dalkeith Place, Kettering NN16 0BS

Plus here is your chance to win one of 4 pairs of tickets for the show by answering this simple question:

There are a ton of cheap travelodges minutes from the venue! So why not come along!

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Brett Garsed: Hey Tee Bone

Brett Garsed & Band performing-Hey Tee Bone