Scott Rockenfield: “I Most Definitely Did Not And Have Not Quit, Walked Away, Retired Or Abandoned Queensrÿche”

Queensrÿche drummer Scott Rockenfield, who hasn’t performed with the band in four years, has shared a new statement regarding his status in the group. He said the following:

“Wanna hear a fun story? goes like this : ‘Contrary to any statements or interviews coming from other parties, I most definitely ‘did not’ and ‘have not’ quit, walked away, retired or abandoned Queensrÿche??!! ….unfortunately, you have not been given the facts by any means…’ a total cliffhanger right? … more soon”.

Scorpions Announce Rescheduled Dates For Las Vegas Residency With Queensrÿche

Scorpions have announced the rescheduled dates for their Las Vegas residency with Queensrÿche. The shows will take place at the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in May 2021.

Dates: May 8, 12, 15, 18, 20, 22, 26, 28, and 30

Queensrÿche Premiere “Inner Unrest” Lyric Video

Queensrÿche have premiered a lyric video for their song “Inner Unrest.” This track is from the band’s latest album “The Verdict.” Todd La Torre commented:

“‘Inner Unrest’ is an abstract characterization loosely based on the struggles dealing with PTSD. The internal and external battles one must fight daily.”

Geoff Tate Thinks Reuniting With Queensrÿche “Would Be Something That Makes Sense”

During a recent interview with The Rock Vault, Geoff Tate was asked if there are any plans for him to reunite with Queensrÿche. He responded with the following:

“Uhhhhmmm… Well, not that I can say at this moment. I think that would be something that makes sense, and I think it would be an interesting thing to do, if everybody could get in the same room and actually talk to each other.”

[via Blabbermouth]

Queensrÿche Announce U.S. Tour With John 5 & Eve To Adam

Queensrÿche have announced a headlining U.S. tour. John 5 and Eve To Adam will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

01/17 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Culture Room
01/18 St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live
01/19 Jacksonville, FL – Florida Theatre
01/23 Houston, TX – House of Blues
01/24 San Antonio, TX – Aztec Theater
01/25 Dallas, TX – House of Blues
01/28 Phoenix, AZ – Marquee
01/29 San Diego, CA – Music Box
01/30 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
01/31 San Francisco, CA – Slims
02/04 Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
02/05 Seattle, WA – Neptune
02/07 Denver, CO – Ogden
02/08 Kansas City, MO – Knuckleheads
02/09 St. Louis, MO – Delmar (no John 5)
02/12 Grand Rapids, MI – 20 Monroe
02/13 Detroit, MI – St Andrew’s Hall (no John 5)
02/14 Pittsburgh, PA – Roxian Theatre
02/15 Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom
02/16 Boston, MA – Big Night
02/19 Glensdale, PA Keswick Theatre
02/20 Baltimore, MD Baltimore Sound Stage (no John 5)
02/21 North Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
02/22 Charlotte, NC – The Underground (no John 5)
02/26 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theater (no John 5)
02/27 Orlando, FL – Plaza Live

Queensrÿche Share Behind The Scenes Studio Footage From The Making Of “The Verdict”

Queensrÿche have shared some behind the scenes studio footage from the making of their latest album “The Verdict.” You can check that out below:

Queensrÿche Premiere “Bent” Lyric Video

Queensrÿche have premiered a lyric video for their song “Bent.” This track is from the band’s latest album “The Verdict.” Todd La Torre commented:

“‘Bent’ is a lyrical conglomerate of social injustices and societal struggles infused with progressive musicality. Snippets of thought-provoking subject matter take you on a journey of uptempo hard rock/metal riffs with melancholic melodies and atmospheres.”

Queensrÿche Premiere “Blood Of The Levant” Music Video

Queensrÿche have premiered a new video for their song “Blood Of The Levant.” This track is from the band’s new album “The Verdict,” which will be released on March 1. Todd La Torre commented:

“We are very excited to unveil our new video ‘Blood Of The Levant’ from our upcoming album ‘The Verdict’. This song and video is based on real events that sparked the onset of the Syrian war. We would like to thank David Brodsky and Allison Woest from MyGoodEye Music Visuals for bringing our vision and concept to life on screen! A very special thanks as well to the additional cast and crew for their valued dedication to this effort.”