ASIA, featuring the original line-up of Geoff Downes (keyboards), Steve Howe (guitar), Carl Palmer (drums) and John Wetton(bass, lead vocals) start their 30th Anniversary UK Tour on December 15. The tour celebrates their 1982 eponymous debut album (now released as a new collectors’ edition) and their critically acclaimed new studio album ‘XXX’.
Tavistock The Wharf – Dec 15 (SOLD OUT)
Holmfirth Picturedrome – Dec 16 (SOLD OUT)
Edinburgh Queen’s Hall – Dec 17
Salisbury City Hall – Dec 19
Birmingham Town Hall – Dec 20
Manchester Royal Northern College of Music – Dec 21 (LAST FEW TICKETS REMAINING)
London o2 Shepherds Bush Empire – Dec 22
Thirty years after its eponymous debut album, ASIA ascended to the top of the Billboard Top 100 chart (where the album was #1 for nine weeks). The new album, ‘XXX’, featuring artwork by the legendary Roger Dean, has been hailed as ASIA’s best album since their early 80s classics.
Read the official tour and album web release and download photos HERE.
Release dates: June 29th in Europe and July 3rd in North America
"Face on the Bridge" digital single release date: 14th May 2012
For more info:
Asia - Face On The Bridge (Official)