Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Poison announce first headline dates in more than a decade

The reunited Poison have announced their first headline dates in more than a decade.

Original members Bret Michaels, guitarist CC Deville, bassist Bobby Dall and drummer Rikki Rockett will play a series of headline shows while on the road across North America with Def Leppard and Tesla this spring.

The Def Leppard run begins in Manchester, NH on April 8, with select Poison shows announced for Raleigh, NC on April 28, followed by stops in Charlotte, NC (April 29), Cherokee, NC (May 6), Huntington, WV (May 7), Albany, NY (May 9), Rama, ON (May 11), Rapid City, SD (May 26), and Grand Forks, ND (May 27).

More Poison dates will be announced soon.

“I’m really looking forward to the Poison tour,” says Michaels. “It’s going to be incredible playing all the hits and putting on a hell of a high-energy rock show for the three generations of awesome fans.”

Some presales for the Poison dates begin March 1 with general public seats will be available March 3 at 10 AM local time.

Spring 2017 headline shows

Apr 28 - Raleigh, NC - TBA
Apr 29 - Charlotte, NC - TBA
May 06 - Cherokee, NC - Harrahs Cherokee Event Center
May 07 - Huntington, WV - Big Sandy Superstore Arena
May 09 - Albany, NY - TBA
May 11 - Rama, ON - Casino Rama
May 26 – Rapid City, SD - Rushmore Plaza Civic Center
May 27 - Grand Forks, ND - TBA

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