JON OLIVA’S PAIN, featuring legendary frontman Jon Oliva (SAVATAGE, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) have issued the following tour rehearsal update:
“24 Hours To Go!
Final rehearsals are done and JOP is ready! In a little over 24 hours we will have the honor of performing (in it’s entirety) one of the greatest metal records ever recorded…and the Ritz Theatre in Ybor City (Tampa, Florida) will be the place.
The Hall Of The Mountain King record holds a very special place in the hearts of Savatage fans and heavy metalheads all over the world. We will bring it to you live on stage…your only chance to see this celebration in the US.
Tickets will be available at the door while they last.
Doors open to the general public at 7:30.
RETRIBUTION featuring Damond Jinya begins at 7:45.
SEVEN KINGDOMS at 9:00
JET CITY at 10:00
JOP: til close
We are filming this show and want to see everyone there. The Ritz is such a great venue. Thanks to them and Rich Rubin of Maximum Bands for making this possible.
See you in a few hours….oh yeah!”
Jon Oliva’s Pain’s schedule is as follows::
16 – Ritz Theatre – Tampa/Ybor City, Florida
23 – Brückenforum – Bonn, Germany
24 – Graspop Festival – Dessel, Belgium
26 – Club Sensation – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
29 – Turock – Essen, Germany
30 – Dokkem Festival – Raard, Netherlands
3 – Colos-Saal – Aschaffenburg, Germany
4 – Zoetermeer – Boerderij, Netherlands
5 – Biebob – Vosselaar, Belgium
7 – Sticky Fingers – Gothenburg, Sweden
9 – Z7 – Pratteln, Switzerland
10 – Live Club – Milan, Italy
12 – Bang Your Head Festival – Balingen, Germany
13 – 013 – Tilburg, Netherlands
15 – Garage – London, UK