Dax Riggs returns to the road

January 28, 2008  |  2:16pm

On the heels of an opening slot for Queens of the Stone Age, metalhead-cum-bluesman Dax Riggs will return to the road with a string of U.S. dates throughout the month of February, kicking off in the longstanding rock haven of Toledo, Ohio.

After the demise of his former band, deadboy & the Elephantmen, Riggs went on to release his solo debut last summer, We Sing of Only Blood or Love, on Fat Possum. Even before that, he spent time fronting the seminal Southern sludge-metal band, Acid Bath. Drummer Andy McLeod will join Dax once again, with other touring members to be announced shortly.

We sing of February tour dates:

February
1 - Toledo, Ohio @ Frankies Inner City
2 - Akron, Ohio @ Barfly
4 - Lexington, Ky. @ The Dame
5 - Nashville, Tenn. @ Exit/In
7 - Oxford, Miss. @ Proud Larry's
8 - Baton Rouge, La. @ Varsity Theatre
9 - Austin, Texas @ Continental Club
10 - Dallas, Texas @ House of Blues/Cambridge Room
12 - Little Rock, Ark. @ Sticky Fingerz
15 - Denver, Colo. @ Larimer Lounge
16 - Denver, Colo. @ Larimer Lounge
18 - Omaha, Neb. @ Slowdown, Jr.
19 - Iowa City, Iowa @ The Picador
20 - Chicago, Ill. @ Double Door
21 - Pontiac, Mich. @ The Pike Room
22 - New York, N.Y. @ The Mercury Lounge
23 - Hoboken, N.J. @ Maxwell's

Related links:
Dax Riggs on MySpace
FatPossum.com

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