Wednesday, October 14, 2009

west coast and europe band line up announcement

Todd Rundgren's all-star band line-up for the British Premiere of "A Wizard A True Star" on 6th February 2010 at the HMV London Hammersmith Apollo includes former members of Utopia, The Cars and The Tubes.

The line-up consists of Todd Rundgren (vocals, guitar), Jesse Gress (guitar, vocals), Greg Hawkes (keyboards, vocals), Ralph Schuckett (keyboards, vocals), Prairie Prince (drums), Bobby Strickland (saxophone, vocals) and Kasim Sulton (bass, vocals).

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Jesse Gress (guitar) tours and records with Todd Rundgren and the Grammy-nominated Tony Levin Band. Greg Hawkes is the famed keyboardist and co-founder of The Cars (1977-1987). Prairie Prince (drums) has been a founding member of art-rock band The Tubes since 1969.

Ralph Schuckett was a member of the band Utopia and played keyboards for the band from 1972 to 1975. He appeared on the albums 'Todd Rundgren's Utopia' (1974) and 'Another Live' (1975).

Bobby Strickland played saxophone and toured Rundgren's albums 'Nearly Human' (1989) and '2nd Wind' (1991). Kasim Sulton (bass) was member of Utopia and has worked with Meat Loaf, Joan Jett, Patti Smith, and Hall and Oates.

Todd Rundgren performs the British Premiere of "A Wizard, A True Star" HMV London Hammersmith Apollo on Saturday 6th February 2010.
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updated AWATS west coast show information


West Coast AWATS gigs announced! Ticket sales date info coming soon! We're looking at 3-5 days or so (todays's date is 10/13). NO presales have been announced.

December 1, 2009: Palace Fine Arts Theatre, San Fran, CA
December 2, 2009: Crest Theatre, Sacramento, CA
December 4, 2009: Orpheum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
December 5, 2009: Majestic Theatre, Ventura, CA

Palace of Fine Arts Theatre tickets will be available on:
Crest Theatre tickets will be available on:
Orpheum Theatre tickets will be available on:
Majestic Theatre tickets will be available on: and

Tuesday, October 13, 2009


I need transportation from Paramus, NJ to Bayshore, LI for the Todd concert on 10/18. (And back of course.)
If anyone is going from this area please let me know.
My e-mail address is