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GIN BLOSSOMS Announce Run of Shows with Collective Soul May 25-June 16

Coming off their mostly sold-out winter run of New Miserable Experience Live” shows, GIN BLOSSOMS have announced they’ll go out on the road as special guests of Collective Soul. It’s a15-show swing starting May 25 in Atlantic City, NJ and wrapping June 16 in Rockton, IL (*dates below). GIN BLOSSOMS will also be playing solo shows and various festivals this summer with more shows to be announced. Watch the “Now’s The Time Tour” trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9wCq4Q9xB0

One of the top alt-rock groups of the ’90s, GIN BLOSSOMSRobin Wilson (lead vocals & guitar),Jesse Valenzuela (vocals & guitar)Scott Johnson (guitar) and Bill Leen (bass)–will perform highlights from their body of work plus songs from their 2018 critically acclaimed album MIXED REALITY (produced and mixed by Don Dixon and recorded by Mitch Easter).The multi-platinum band’s signature blend of introspective lyrics, ringing guitars and finely etched melodies is as strong as ever throughout the album, highlighted by such singles/videos as Break,” “Face The Dark” andWonder.”

Both GIN BLOSSOMS and Collective Soul will offer their own VIP packages, which include band meet and greets, exclusive merchandise, and much more. All VIP packages will be available starting Wednesday, March 20 at 10pm local time. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 22 at 10am local time. More information can be found www.ginblossoms.net and www.collectivesoul.com.

“Collective Soul is one of the most consistent bands of our generation, they Rock, and girls dig ’em,” says Robin Wilson. I’ve been hoping to tour with them for years. It’s gonna be a great summer.”

“Very excited to tour with Collective Soul this summer,” continues Jesse Valenzuela. “They are great musicians and wonderful guys and we’re gonna have a good time on the road!”

On the New Miserable Experience Live” shows, Gin Blossoms performed their multi-platinum album from front-to-back in celebration of the album’s recent 25th anniversary, digging deep into such songs as “Hey Jealousy,” “Found About You” and “Allison Road.” The band filmed their February 22 House of Blues in Chicago show for a commemorative New Miserable Experience Live” DVD/CD 2 disc set (release date TBA).

“The band is playing great, everybody’s getting along,” Robin Wilson told Houston Chronicle in a March 6 story by Andrew Dansby headlined “Gin Blossoms Blooming Again.” At my age, 30 years later, to be able to play this record and have people treat it like a big part of the songbook for our generation, it’s special. It’s nothing I could’ve predicted. It’s been a celebration, and it’s been cathartic.”

Catch GIN BLOSSOMS on tour in these cities:

DATE

LOCATION

VENUE

Thu

3/28

Tempe, AZ

Coca-cola Sun Deck at Sun Devil Stadium

Fri

5/3

Nashville, TN

Sevier Park Fest 2019

Sat

5/11

Yaphank, NY

Mayday Music Festival 2019

with Collective Soul for “Now’s The Time Tour”

Sat

5/25

Atlantic City, NJ

Sound Waves @ Hard Rock Atlantic City

Sun

5/26

Oxon Hill, MD

MGM National Harbor

Tue

5/28

Simpsonville, SC

CCNB Amphitheatre at Heritage Park

Wed

5/29

Greensboro, NC

White Oak Amphitheatre at Greensboro Coliseum Complex

Fri

5/31

Baltimore, MD

Pier 6 Pavilion

*Sat

6/1

Springfield, MA

MGM Springfield

Tue

6/4

Morristown, NJ

Mayo Performing Arts Center

Wed

6/5

Glen Allen, VA

Innsbrook After Hours

Fri

6/7

Bethlehem, PA

Sands Bethlehem Event Center

Sat

6/8

Hampton Beach, NH

Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom

Sun

6/9

East Providence, RI

Bold Point Park

Tue

6/11

Northfield, OH

MGM Northfield Park – Center Stage

Thu

6/13

Huber Heights, OH

Rose Music Center at The Heights

**Fri

6/14

Mt. Pleasant, MI

Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

Sun

6/16

Rockton, IL

Old Settler’s Park (“Old Settlers Days”)

Gin Blossoms solo tour dates

Sun

6/23

Ojai, CA

Libbey Bowl

Fri

6/19

Batavia, NY

Batavia Downs Gaming and Hotel

Sat

8/3

Johnstown, NY

Ameriserv Flood City Music Festival

* Tickets on sale March 29.

** Tickets on sale March 23.

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