X Announces Headlining Tour For The Spring


Photo By: Michael Hyatt

X, the famed Los Angeles punk rock band will be performing shows in the Southern California area beginning this May. X is John Doe, Exene Cervenka, Billy Zoom and DJ Bonebrake will kick off the tour on May 4 in Solana Beach and will be in Los Angeles at the Greek Theater on May 5 with Los Lobos and Mariachi El Bronx.

Exene Cervenka said about the bands three decades longevity, “”Staying alive. We stayed alive longest. We’re the ones with the staying power. It makes me very, very sad. The thing is it’s the luck of the draw. We’d all love to see the Ramones play tomorrow night. Unfortunately, we can’t. Or Joe Strummer. Or all the people that were great. We miss them all very much. Our longevity is in tune with that.”

They will then continue touring with Pearl Jam in Europe during the summer.

X Tour Dates

May 2012
4 – Solano Beach, CA – Belly Up Tavern
5 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre (w/Los Lobos and Mariachi El Bronx)
6 – Nipomo/San Luis Obispo, CA – Blacklake Festival (w/Los Lobos and Mariachi El Bronx)
8 – San Jose, CA – The Blank Club
9 – Mill Valley, CA – Sweetwater Music Hall
11 – Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
12 – Seattle, WA – The Showbox

June 2012
20 – Manchester, United Kingdom – M.E.N. Arena
21 – Manchester, United Kingdom – M.E.N. Arena
23 – Isle of Wight, United Kingdom – Isle of Wight Festival
26 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Ziggo Dome
27 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Ziggo Dome
29 – Werchter, Belgium – Werchter Festival
30 – Arras, France – Main Square Festival

July 2012
2 – Prague, Czech Republic – 02 Arena
4 – Berlin, Germany – 02 World
5 – Berlin, Germany – 02 World
7 – Stockholm, Sweden – Ericsson Globe Arena
9 – Oslo, Norway – Spektrum
10 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Forum Copenhagen

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Michael created MUSE/MUSE TV after a career in professional sports and journalism. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He attended Don Bosco Technical Institute in which he studied Electronics and Computer Science and California State University, Fullerton in which he graduated with a degree from the College of Communication in Journalism. He is a big Foo Fighters fan, loves Star Wars and loves photography.

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