Timeline 29 - Dirty Diamonds 2005
January 3rd-5th '05 Alice is at the 2005 Mercedes Championships at the Kapalua Golf Club in Maui, Hawaii
January 2005 - Alice announced on his radio show that he would be airing rough mixes of the new songs to allow listeners to decide which tracks would appear on the album. However at that point Brian Nelson stated that nothing had been recorded.
January 17th '05 - UK tour dates for November 2005 started appearing (complete with extremely unpopular and extortionately expensive package deals including one to meet Alice in person). No indication as to the title of the new album was revealed in the announcement.
January 24th '05 Alice appears at the Sundance Film Festival performing 'School's Out' at the launch of new film "Rock School' about a school for young rock musicians.
January 25th-30th '05 Alice scheduled to be at the Bob Hope Classic golf tournament in Palm Springs.
January 28th '05 Alice performs a private 90 minute show at the 2005 PGA show at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.: The band appears to have been Roxie, Damon Johnson, Chuck and Tommy.
"Phillips-Van Heusen and Tehama plan to launch their jointly designed IZOD-G brand of fashion-forward performance apparel for golf with an invitation-only kick-off party at the 2005 PGA Show that will feature a live concert by rock legend Alice Cooper. One year ago, Phillips-Van Heusen and Tehama announced their plans to join forces with Izod G, a line of contemporary and technically superior sportswear for golf. Today, the two companies confirm industry expectations that their alliance has been successful."
"This past Friday night, Alice Cooper rocked the House of Blues for the better part of 90 minutes. Included in the set was a 2005 version of his classic "School's Out" that had Izod G staff members dancing on stage. A few hours earlier in the day, Cooper, the original shock rocker, was in the Izod G booth in the Orange County Convention Center quietly talking and signing autographs for customers. Just your average, diminutive 50-ish family man and golf nut interacting other golf nuts. " (PGA.com)
January 30th '05 Alice guests onstage with an all-star band in Delray Beach Marriott. Boca Raton, Palm Beach FL. The band and show was put together by Bon Jovi drummer Tico Torres and featured Steven Van Zandt and Bobby Dall. The show was the launch party for the Golf Tournament the following day. He performs 'Gloria' with Tico Torres and Little Steven.
January 31st '05 Alice takes part in the 'Children's Safe at Home' charity golf tourney at Boca Lago Country Club in Boca Raton, Palm Beach AND attends an American Red Cross Tsunami benefit at Casa Casuarina in Miami Beach, Florida
February 4th '05 Alice spends at least part of his birthday in Phoenix filming a local road safety advert.
February 7th '05 Alice is in the studio in LA and talking about the new songs and album on his radio show, promising to play rough mixes on the air. Tracks mentioned include: 'Jessie Jane', 'Woman of Mass Destraction', ' Sunset Babies All Have Rabies'. He announced that the album would be called "Dirty Diamonds", and then a week later changed his mind and said it may be called "Morbid Curiosity". It is still untitled.
February 22nd 2005 Alice attends a Pre-Oscar Party LA for actor Jamie Foxx at the W Hotel, Westwood, California
February 28th '05 Alice attends the premier of "The Jacket" at Pacific ArcLight Theater in Hollywood, California
March 12th '05 Alice appears with Runaway Phoenix (Dash's band) for two songs, 'Eighteen' and 'Schools Out', at the Navajo Christian Foundation's Gym/Recreation Center in Dilkon, AZ. He also reports that the vocals on the new album are complete and the album is nearly done.
March 21st '05 Alice is listed as competing at the Toyota Kraft Nabisco hole-in-one contest at College Golf Center in Palm Desert, CA at 4pm today.
March 22nd '05 Album is complete. Steve Lindsey confirmed as producer
March 22nd-23rd '05 Alice is at the Kraft Nabisco Championship at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California
April 2nd '05 Alice Cooper appears at Celebrity Fightnight XI at Arizona Biltmore Resort, in Phoenix. Also in attendence are Chevy Chase, Muhammad Ali, and Donna Summer.
April 7th '05 Alice attends a Diamondbacks game in Phoenix
April 18th '05 Band photo shoot for new album cover.
April 22nd '05 Alice is in Detroit promoting the radio show ariving at a new affiliate. He also premiers 'Woman of Mass Distraction' on the 'Nights With Alice Cooper Show' .
April 29th '05 'Steal That Car' premiered on 'Nights with Alice Cooper'
April 30th '05 Alice turns up at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino 10th Anniversary Weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bon Jovi perform. Also in attendence are Shep Gordon, Jessica Alba, Michael Des Barres, Jerry Cantrell, Rob Zombie, Linkin Park, and various others.
May 1st-3rd '05 9th annual Alice Cooper Golf Tournament at Camelback Golf Course in Phoenix. This year with a Pirate theme!.
Alice performed last night (May 1st) at the launch of the annual Alice Cooper Golf Tournament. using a band made up of Damon Johnson and Gilby Clarke on guitars, Jack Blades on Bass, Teddy Zigzag on keyboards and Adrian Young on drums Alice stormed through a set that went: 'No More Mr Nice Guy', '18', 'Be My Lover', 'Under My Wheels', 'Schools Out', 'Take It Easy' (sung by guest Don Felder), 'Pride And Joy' (sung by guest Don Felder), 'Honkey Tonk Woman' (sung by Gilby Clarke), 'Brown Sugar' (sung by Teddy, Gilby + Alice), and 'You Can't Always Get What You Want' (sung by Gilby).
May 2nd is the Celebrity VIP party at Cooperstown.
(Psychopat, May 2nd 2005)
May 2nd '05 Alice took the day off from his own Golf Tournament to appear at Michael Douglas' Celebrity Golf Tournament in Cascata golf club in Boulder City, Nevada! This meant he was actually late to his own tournament but as his team won at the Douglas bash he probably thought it was worthwhile!
May 3rd '05 Alice premiers 'Zombie Dance' on the 'Nights With Alice Cooper' radio show
May 4th '05 Alice lands in London for promo duties and to see Cream and the Royal Albert Hall.
May 5th '05 Daytime involves promo including VH-1 and MTV2s "Zane Lowe's Gonzo". In the evening he sees the Cream Reunion at The Royal Albert Hall.
May 6th '05 More promo stuff including a short live interview on the XFM breakfast show. On the "nights..." radio show, being broadcast from London for this week, he mentions recording an episode of "The Kumars at Number 42".
May 7th '05 Alice presents an award at the "British Soap Awards 2005" in London to be televised on Wednesday 11th.
May 9th '05 Alice attends the "Sony Radio Academy Awards 2005" at the Music Room at Mayfair in London. He presents DJ Steve Wright with a Lifetime Achievement award.
May 11th '05 Alice leaves London
May 12th '05 The news is leaked that the album will be released on New West records in the USA.
May 20th '05 Alice plays 'Pretty Ballerina' on his radio show. The song is a cover of a 1967 track by The Left Banke (who were once briefly managed by Shep Gordon!).
May 24th '05 Alice is interviewed on 'The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.'
May 28th '05 Alice is at Cooperstown in Phoenix presenting an award to local police and filming a commercial.
June 1st '05 Alice attends a party at Cooperstown in aid of the Solid Rock Foundation.
June 3rd 2005 Alice premiers Sunset Babies (All Got Rabies) on the radio show
June 6th '05 Another Song preview. This time "Run Down The Devil"
June 11th '05 Alice plays a short set in Cooperstown Phoenix before heading off to Australia for the tour.
Setlist was Be My Lover / Lost In America / Woman Of Mass Destraction / No More Mr. Nice Guy / Brown Sugar / Unfinished Sweet / I'm 18 / Under My Wheels / Is It My Body / Back In The USSR / Poison / I Never Cry / Billion Dollar Babies / School's Out.
June 21st '05 Newcastle, NSW Newcastle Civic Theater ( w/ Hell City Glamours)
June 22nd '05 Alice appears on Australian morning show "Today"
June 23rd '05 Sydney, NSW Enmore Theatre (w/ Billy Thorpe) [Ticket]
June 24th '05 Sydney, NSW Enmore Theatre(w/ Billy Thorpe) - ALSO Alice is reprotedly performing at 'Golden Stave Awards' in Sydney but this doesn't happen.
June 25th '05 Eric Singer And Friends - Sydney, NSW, Annandale Hotel - The Band do a solo gig without Alice but with Calico guesting on three songs
June 26th '05 Penrith, NSW Evan Theatre
June 27th '05 Gold Coast, Queensland Twin Towers Showroom ALSO 'Nights With Alice Cooper' launches on UK radio on Virgin Classic. He also appears on teh Steve Wright Show on BBC Radio 2.
June 28th 2005 Brisbane, Queensland Brisbane Convention Center (w/ Billy Thorpe)
June 29th '05 Eric Singer And Friends - Melbourne, Victoria, The Corner Hotel - The Band do a solo gig without Alice but with Calico guesting on three songs
June 30th 2005 Melbourne, Victoria Palais Theatre (w/ Billy Thorpe)
July 1st '05 Launceston, Tasmania Launceston Silverdome - First show ever in Tasmania
July 2nd '05 Adelaide, South Australia Thebarton Theatre (w/ Billy Thorpe) [Ticket]
July 4th '05 Perth, Western Australia Burswood Theatre (w/ Billy Thorpe) ALSO 'Dirty Diamonds' is released in Europe and UK ALSO Alice co-presents the drive time slot on Western Australia's 96fm.
July 5th '05 Perth, Western Australia Burswood Theatre (w/ Billy Thorpe)
July 7th '05 Ryan Roxie launches the first in a series of 'Podcast' shows which include interviews and stories from the Alice Cooper tour
July 9th '05 Alcochete, Portugal (w/ Ramp)
July 11th '05 Paris, France, Olympia (w/ Revenge) [Ticket]
July 12th '05 Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland (Filmed for DVD release) (w/ Apocolyptica) [Ticket]
July 14th '05 Klam, Austria, Burg Klam (w/ Pink As A Panther) [Ticket]
July 15th '05 Freiburg, Germany, ZMF (w/ Evidence One) [Ticket]
July 16th '05 Wuppertal, Germany, Uni Halle (w/ Evidence One) [Ticket]
July 18th '05 Tilburg, Holland, 013 (Venue Changed) [Ticket]
July 19th '05 Berlin, Germany, Columbiahalle (w/ Evidence One) [Ticket]
July 21st '05 Turin, Italy, Parco Chico Mendez Chicobum festival (w/ Glam Attack)
July 23rd '05 Emsdetten, Germany, Emshalle (w/ Evidence One) [Ticket]
July 24th '05 Bremerhaven, Germany, Stadthalle (w/ Evidence One) [Ticket]
July 27th '05 Valencia, Spain, Jardines de Viveros
July 28th '05 Ciudad Real, Spain, Campo de Fútbol de Puertollano (w/ Saratoga, Tierra Santa, Local Group)
July 29th '05 Barcelona, Spain, Razzmataz [Ticket]
July 30th '05 Pamplona, Spain, Pabellon Anatasuna (w/ Girlschool)
July 31st '05 Debut show by the Dennis Dunaway Project the Jim Edelmann Benefit Concert Tuxedo Junction in Danbury, CT. The set list was: Hello Hooray / I'm 18 / Man is a Beast / Fire Engine Girl / Me and My Boys / Big Apple Dreamin' / Billion $ Babies / School's Out.
August 1st '05 Monte Carlo, Monaco, Sporting Club
August 2nd '05 'Dirty Diamonds released in USA
August 3rd '05 Istanbul, Turkey, Ayrintilar açiklandikça (Canceled)
August 4th '05 Oslo, Norway, Sentrum Scene
August 5th '05 Oulu, Finland, Club Teatria (Canceled)
August 6th '05 Tampere, Finland, Ice Hall (w/ Hanoi Rocks)
August 7th '05 Haapsalu Castle, Estonia (w/ Uriah Heep)
August 9th '05- Stockholm, Sweden, Fryshuset (w/ Wig Wam)
August 10th '05 Gothenburg, Sweden, Lisebergshallen (w/ Wig Wam)
August 11th '05 Skanderborg, Denmark, Smukkeste Festival
August 13th '05 Kaplakrika, Iceland, Með Tónleika (w/ Dimma)
August 17th '05 Alice appears live on syndicated radio show 'Rockline'.
August 20th '05 Cincinnati, OH, US Bank Arena (w/ Cheap Trick)
August 21st '05 Detroit, MI, State Fair (w/ Proper Villians) - Alice also throws out the first pitch at the Detroit Tigers game vs Toronto at Comerica Park.
August 22nd '05 Toronto, ON, Canada Docks Nightclub and Concert Theatre (w/ Cheap Trick)
August 23rd '05 Toronto, ON, Canada Docks Nightclub and Concert Theatre - CANCELED
August 23rd '05 Jim Thorpe, PA, Penn's Peak
August 25th '05 Vienna, VA, Wolftrap Fram (w/ Cheap Trick)
August 26th '05 Atlanta, GA, Chastain Park (w/ Cheap Trick)
August 28th '05 Farmingville/Long Island, NY, Brookhaven Ampitheatre (w/ Cheap Trick)
August 29th '05 Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center (w/ Cheap Trick) [Ticket]
August 30th '05 Syracuse, NY, State Fair Grandstand (w/ Cheap Trick)
September 1st '05 Rockford, IL, On The Waterfront (w/ Cheap Trick who close show) [Ticket]
September 2nd '05 Madison, WI, Alliant Energy Center (w/ Cheap Trick) ALSO BDS play BB Kings in NYC
September 4th '05 Loveland, CO, Budwieser Events Center
September 5th '05 Pueblo, CO, Colorado State Fair Grandstand (w/ Cheap Trick) [Ticket]
September 7th '05 Topika, KS, Landon Arena (w/ Cheap Trick, Backlash) - Tommy Clufetos on Drums while Eric Singer plays with Kiss [Ticket]
September 9th '05 Grand Junction, CO, Rock Jam - Tommy Clufetos on Drums while Eric Singer plays with Kiss (w/ Cheap Trick, Loverboy)
September 10th '05 Albuquerque, NM, Tingley Coliseum, New Mexico State Fairgrounds - Tommy Clufetos on Drums while Eric Singer plays with Kiss (w/ Cheap Trick)
September 12th '05 Amarillo, TX, Civic Centre Coliseum
September 14th '05 El Cajon/Alpine, CA, Viejas Concerts In The Park (w/ Cheap Trick)
September 15th '05 Alice Cooper appears to perforn 'Sunset Babies' and be interviewed on the 'Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson'. He also shows up on the Steve Jones (Sex Pistols) radio show on indie 103.1.
September 16th '05 Los Angeles, CA, Greek Theater (w/ Cheap Trick) Teddy Zigzag, Shep Gordon, Bob Ezrin, Carmine Appice, Pat O'Brien, Alice's mom and sister, Ron Jeremy, Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson in attendance [Ticket]
(September 24th '05 BDS play Rain Desert on Danielson, CT)
September 27th '05 Hollywood, FL, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino [Ticket]
September 28th '05 Orlando, FL, Hard Rock Live (w/ Supagroup)
September 29th '05 Clearwater, FL, Ruth Eckard Hall - Sheryl Cooper stands in for Calico
September 30th '05 Naples, FL, Philharmonic Center - Sheryl Cooper stands in for Calico
October 1st '05 Jacksonville, FL Florida Theater - Sheryl Cooper stands in for Calico (w/ Supagroup)
October 2nd '05 Biloxi, MS, Hard Rock Hotel, Casino (Canceled after venue is destroyed by Hurricane)
October 4nd '05 South Bend, IN, Morris Performing Arts Center (w/ Supagroup)
October 6th '05 Mount Pleasant, MI, Soaring Eagle Casino
October 7th '05 Cleveland, OH, Tower Center Ampitheater (w/ Supagroup)
October 8th '05 Atlantic City, NJ House Of Blues (w/ Supagroup)
October 9th '05 Erie, PA Warner Theater (w/ Supagroup)
October 11th '05 Peoria, IL Civic Center (w/ Supagroup)
October 12th '05 Joilet, IL Rialto Square Theater
October 13th '05 Noblesville, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center
October 17th '05 Las Vegas, CA, The Joint
October 19th '05 Vancouver, BC, Canada, Orpheum Theater (w/ Still Standing)
October 21st '05 Calgary, AB, Canada, Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium (w/ Still Standing)
October 22nd '05 Edmonton, AB, Canada, Winspear Center (w/ Still Standing)
October 23rd '05 Red Deer, AB, Canada, Enmax Centrium (w/ Still Standing)
October 24th '05 Lethbridge, AB, Canada, Enmax Center (w/ Still Standing)
October 25th 2005 Salmon Arm, BC Sunwave Center (w/ Still Standing)
October 27th 2005 Portland, OR Roseland Theater (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 28th 2005 Eugene, OR McDonald Theater (w/ Wednesday 13) - CANCELED Replaced by
October 28th 2005 Chilliwack, B.C. Canada Prospera Center
October 29th 2005 Tacoma WA, Emerald Queen Casino (w/ Wednesday 13) (ALSO BDS play Chiller Theater in East Rutherford, NJ)
October 31st 2005 Anaheim, CA Grove Of Anaheim (w/ Wednesday 13) [Ticket]
November 2nd '05 Alice arrives in London and records 'The Frank Skinner Show'
November 5th '05 Brighton, England, Brighton Center (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 6th '05 Wembley, England, Pavillion (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 7th '05 Cardiff, Wales, C.I.A.(w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 8th '05 Alice travels back to London to appear on the Paul O'Grady show
November 9th '05 Birmingham, England. NEC (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 10th '05 Manchester, England, MEN Arena (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 12th '05 Glasgow, Scotland, S.E.C.C. (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 13th '05 Newcastle, England, Newcastle Arena (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 15th '05 Sheffield, England, Arena (w/ Twisted Sister) - Alice visits the Vue cinema on Meadowhall twice. First to see 'Nanny McPhee' and then again later to see 'Kiss Kiss Bang Bang' [Ticket]
November 16th '05 Nottingham, England, Arena (w/ Twisted Sister) [Ticket]
November 17th '05 Bournemouth, England, B.I.C. (w/ Twisted Sister) - Dee Snider joins Alice onstage for 'Under My Wheels'. [Ticket]
November 19th '05 Plymouth, England[CANCELED]
December 17th '05 Annual Xmas Pudding Show in Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ. Alice performed 18, Be My Lover, No More Mr Nice Guy, School's Out, Go Go Rudolph (Chuck Berry) with a band featuring Damon Johnson, Chuck Garric, Eric Singer and Dick Wagner!.
December 2005 Alice is in Hawaii for Christmas and new year
January 4th '06 Alice appears at the Mercedes Golf Championships at the Kapalua Plantation Course
January 15th '06 Alice appears at the Barrett Jackson Collectors Car Auction at Westworld in Scottsdale, AZ.
January 18th-21st '06 The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic golf Tournament in Palm Springs where Alice plays in a team with Justin Timberlake.
February 1st '06 Alice appeared at a Hurricane Katrina Benefit show at Cerritos Center, Cerritos, CA, organised by Don Felder of The Eagles. The show also features Stephen Stills, Adrian Young, Tre Cool, David Foster, Tommy Shaw, Jack Blades, Gilby Clarke, comedian D.L. Hughley, and actor Dennis Quaid. Cheech Marin hosted. Alice performed 'No More Mr Nice Guy', 'Eighteen' and 'School's Out' with Tommy Shaw of Styx on guitar.
February 5th '06 Alice appears on 'Sound Off with Matt Pinfield'
February 6th 2006 Berlin, Germany, Max Schmeling Halle (w/ Deep Purple)
February 7th 2006 Kiel, Germany, Ostseehalle (w/ Deep Purple)
February 9th 2006 Nürnberg, Germany, Nürnberg Arena (w/ Deep Purple)
February 10th 2006 Dortmund, Germany, Westfalenhallen (w/ Deep Purple)
February 11th 2006 Stuttgart, Germany, Schleyerhalle (w/ Deep Purple)
February 12th 2006 Erfurt, Germany, Messe (w/ Deep Purple)
February 14th 2006 Trier, Germany, Trier Arena (w/ Deep Purple) - Damon Johnson guests with Deep Purple for 'Smoke On The Water'
February 15th 2006 Wetzlar, Germany, Mittelhessen Arena (w/ Deep Purple)
February 17th 2006 Mannheim, Germany, SAP Arena (w/ Deep Purple)
February 18th 2006 München, Germany, Olympiahalle (w/ Deep Purple)
February 20th 2006 Alice appears on 'The Bigger Picture with Graham Norton' in London
March 2nd 2006 Alice is in Philidelphia. First he appears on WKMG for an interview and then later at 1:00pm to 4:00pm at Chickie's & Pete's for a Q&A and meet and greet. Also Bob Ezrin is inducted into the Canadian music hall of fame as part of the Canadian Music Industry Awards
March 10th 2006 Alice attends a Bon Jovi concert in Phoenix
March 24th 2006 Alice is in New York and attends a preview for the "Lestat" stage show, based on the novel by Anne Rice with music written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin.
April 15th 2006 (approx) Alice records a cameo appearance on the "Monk" TV show.
April 23rd-25th 2006 The 10th Annual Alice Cooper Golf Tournament at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, AZ . This year with a disco theme
April 26th 2006 The Alice Cooper Celebrity Poker Tournament at in Phoenix, Az. at Alice Cooperstown
April 27th 2006 Alice attends a Rob Zombie show at Mesa Amphitheatre, AZ. Rob Zombie pays a tribute To Alice during the show saying that he wouldn't be where he was now and attributed his success to Alice, with a nod to Alice who was standing offstage. The band then ripped through the opening bars of "No More Mr Nice Guy". Huge response from the hometown crowd, however to everyones disapoinment Alice did not make an appearance onstage.
May 1st 2006 St Johns, NF. Canada, Mile One Stadium (w/ Crash Kelly)
May 3rd 2006 Halifax, NS. Canada, Metro Center (w/ Helix)
May 4th 2006 St John, NB. Canada, Harbour Station (w/ Helix) [Ticket]
May 6th 2006 Ottawa, ON. Canada, Ottawa Civic Center (w/ Helix)
May 7th 2006 Hamilton, ON. Canada, Hamilton Place Theater (w/ Helix)
May 8th 2006 Alice attends the Toronto Blue Jays against the Angels game at the Rogers Center in Toronto
May 9th 2006 Kitchener, ON. Canada, Centre In The Square (w/ Helix)
May 10th 2006 Oshawa, ON. Canada, Civic Auditorium (w/ Helix)
May 11th 2006 Barrie, ON. Canada, Barrie Molson Centre (w/ Helix)
May 13th 2006 Thunder Bay, ON. Canada, Community Auditorium (w/ Helix)
May 14th 2006 Alice visits the town (pop. 60) of Alice, ND and receives the Key to the City
May 15th 2006 Fargo, ND, Fargo Civic Memorial Auditorium(w/ Vindictus) [Ticket]
May 16th 2006 Brandon, MB. Canada, Keystone Center (w/ Crash Kelly)
May 17th 2006 Winnipeg, MB. Canada, Centennial Concert Hall (w/ Crash Kelly)
May 27th 2006 Schwung Festival, Belgium (w/ Status Quo, Dio, Ted Nugent, Thunder)
May 29th 2006 Sheffield, UK City Hall (w/ Lauren Harris, Voodoo 6) [Ticket]
May 31st 2006 Dublin, Ireland, Vicar Street [Ticket]
June 1st 2006 Douglas, Isle Of Man, Villa Marina
June 3rd 2006 Monsters Of Rock, UK, Milton Keynes Bowl (w/ Deep Purple, Journey, Ted Nugent, Queensryche, Thunder, Roadstar) [Ticket]
June 6th 2006 Bergan, Norway, Koengen (w/ Rolling Stones) - Canceled when Keith Richards fell out of a tree!
June 7th 2006 Stavanger, Norway. Folken Festival
June 9th 2006 Fredrikshavn, Denmark, The Musikes Hus (venue changed from Knivholdt)
June 10th 2006 Sweden Rock Festival, Solvesborg, Sweden (w/ Whitesnake, Alice Cooper, Ted Nugent, Edguy, Celtic Frost, Molly Hatchet, MSG, Sensational Alex Harvey Band, The Sweet, Sodom and many others)
June 12th 2006 Grefrath, Germany, Sporthalle (w/ Deep Purple)
June 15th 2006 Bonn, Germany (w/ Deep Purple)
June 16th 2006 Dischingen, Germany
June 17th 2006 Grafenhainichen, Germany, Ferropolis (w/ Deep Purple) - Steve Morse guests with Alice on 'Under My Wheels'
June 21st '06 Alice is back in the USA and attends a Zappa Plays Zappa show in Phoenix.
June 27th '06 Alice appeared at the Grand Opening of the Ely Callaway Performance Center at the Callaway Golf campus in Carlsbad, CA.
North America 2006
June 30th 2006 St. Paul, MN, Taste Of Minnisota Festival (w/ Gary "Dream Weaver" Wright, Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas, Terry Sylvester and the Hollies, Ambrosia, John Ford Coley (sans England Dan), Luke Zimmerman (Bob Dylan's nephew), Paul Zunno, Robbie Vee (son of Bobby Vee), Neale & Haberman, Vicious Vicious and Tim Mahoney)
July 1st 2006 Dubuque, IA, Five Flags Center
July 2nd 2006 Muskegon, MI Summer Celebration
July 3rd 2006 Milwaukee, WI, Summerfest
July 6th 2006 Champaign, IL, Virginia Theater
July 7th 2006 Ionia, MI, HOG Party
July 8th 2006 Columbus, OH, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
July 9th 2006 Toledo, OH, Stranahan Theatre
July 11th 2006 Wabash, IN, Honeywell Center (w/ The Vacation) Brett Fitz stands on for Eric Singer for next few shows
July 13th 2006 Walker, MN, Mondance Jam (w/ Ted Nugent, Greg Rolie, Starship, Local Act)
July 14th 2006 Waukegan, IL, Genesee Theatre (w/ The Vacation) [Ticket] - First airing of the episode of 'Monk' that Alice filmed a few weeks ago.
July 15th 2006 Merrillville, IN, Star Plaza Theatre (w/ The Vacation)
July 16th 2006 Knoxville, IN, Tenessee Theater (w/ The Vacation)
July 18th '06 Alice appears on the Bob And Tom Morning radio show
July 19th 2006 Elkhart, IN, Elco Theater (w/ The Vacation)(originally announced as Indianapolis, IN, Celebration Ampitheatre) [Ticket]
July 20th 2006 Kettering, OH, Fraze Pavillion (w/ The Vacation)
July 21st 2006 Fond du Lac, WI, County Fair
July 22nd 2006 London, ON, Rock The Park Festival, Harris Park (w/ Quiet Riot, Vince Neil, Helix)
August 3rd 2006 Alice appears on CNN talking about his recently announced involvement in a new kids activity center called 'The Rock'
August 5th 2006 Sturgis, SD, Stugis Rally, Buffalo Chip Campground (w/ Crash Kelly) Eric Singer returns on drums.
August 6th 2006 Billings, MT, Grandstand at Metra Park (w/ Crash Kelly)
August 8th 2006 Ridgefield, WA, Clark County Fair
August 9th 2006 Roseburg, OR, Douglas County Fair Amphitheater
August 11th 2006 Reno, NV, Reno Hilton (Originally announced as Kelseyville, CA, Konocti Harbor)
August 12th 2006 Salt Lake City, UT, The Great SaltAir (w/ Fireball Ministry)
August 13th 2006 Las Vegas, NV, House of Blues
August 15th 2006 Anaheim, CA, The Grove (w/ Wicked Wisdom) - Actor David Spade in attendance
August 16th 2006 Alice appears on the Late Late Show. He is interviewed and the band play 'Dirty Diamonds'
August 17th 2006 Ventura, CA, Ventura Theatre (changed from Cabazon, CA, Morongo Casino) (w/ Wicked Wisdom)
August 18th 2006 Yuma, AZ, Paradise Casino
August 19th 2006 Tucson, AZ, KLPX Radio Event [Ticket]
August 20th 2006 El Paso, TX, Plaza Theater (w/ New Science after Wicked Wisdom canceled)
August 22nd 2006 Tulsa, OK, Brady Theater (w/ Wicked Wisdom)
August 24th 2006 Detroit, MI, Michigan State Fair - Alice also appears at Comerica Park, Detroit for the Tigers game and appeared on the field before the game.
August 26th 2006 Alice arrives in Wales to take part in the All Star Golf Tournament at Celtic Manor in Newport. He attends the Gala Dinner that evening and plays the next two days, receiving an award for "best putt" at the end ceremony. The whole event is televised with Alice appearing frequently.
August 29th 2006 Alice attends the Rolling Stones concert in Cardiff, Wales at the Millenium Stadium.
This was the breakdown of his official itinerary.
Friday, Sept. 1, 2006
6:00 PM – autograph session
8:00 PM – photo session
9:00 PM – special reception (only with ‘VIP’ ticket)
Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006
12:00 PM – autograph session
2:00 PM – ‘Intimate & Interactive’ Q & A session
4:00 PM – autograph session
5:30 PM – photo session
11:00 PM – Voodoo Death Party (offsite at The Reverb Room night club. Alice acted as host and judge of the ‘Midnite Costume Contest’)
September 16th 2006 Aice signs autographs at the "All Fords Car Show" at Cardinal Stadium in Glendale, AZ.
September 23rd 2006 Halifax, NS, Halifax Commons (w/ The Rolling Stones, Kayne West, Sloan) Alice did an hour long set in torrential rain which soaked the whole band except Singer who was under a protective tent structure.
September 26th 2006 Verona, NY, Turning Stone Casino
September 27th 2006 Ploughkeepsie, NY, Mid Hudson Civic Center
September 29th 2006 Louisville, KY, Churchill Downs Rave Track (w/ The Rolling Stones)
October 1st 2006 St Louis, MO The Pageant [Ticket] (w/ Crash Kelly)
October 3rd 2006 Joilet, IL, Rialto Theater [Ticket] (w/ Crash Kelly)
October 5th 2006 Springfield, IL Sangamon Auditorium (w/ Crash Kelly)
October 6th 2006 Evansville, IN, The Center (w/ Crash Kelly) (Photos courtesy of Hunter Goatley)
October 7th 2006 Pikeville, KY Eastern KY Expo Center (w/ Crash Kelly, Lumiis)
October 8th 2006 Cleveland, OH Tower City Amphitheatre - Freaker's Ball (w/ Crash Kelly)
October 10th 2006 Kalamazoo, MI State Theatre (w/ Crash Kelly)
October 12th 2006 North Bay, ON Memorial Gardens
October 13th 2006 Niagara Falls, ON, Niagara Fallsview Casino
October 14th 2006 Niagara Falls, ON Niagara Fallsview Casino
October 16th 2006 Montreal, QC Canada St. Denis Theatre (w/ The Sins)
October 17th 2006 Cornwall, ON Canada Cornwall Civic Center (w/ The Sins) - Calico leaves the tour for a couple of days. Her part in the show is taken by Sheryl Cooper.
October 18th 2006 Kingston, ON Canada Kingston Memorial Centre (w/ The Sins) - with Sheryl Cooper playing Calico's parts..
October 20th 2006 Jim Thorpe, PA, Penns Peak (w/ Wednesday 13) - Calico returns. During the show Alice gets his sword caught up in a whip and it ends up in the audience. No one is hurt. A $500 reward is offered plus 2 tickets and meet and greet to anyone who can return it.
October 21st 2006 New York City, NY, Roseland Ballroom (w/ Wednesday 13) [Ticket]
October 23rd 2006 Washington, DC, Warner Theater (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 24th 2006 Lakewood, NJ, Strand Theater (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 25th 2006 Rochester, NY, Auditorium Theater (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 27th 2006 Reading, PA, Sovereign Performing Arts Center (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 28th 2006 Atlantic City, NJ, House Of Blues (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 29th 2006 Boston, MA, Orpheum Theatre (w/ Wednesday 13)
October 31st 2006 Mashantucket, CT, Foxwoods - Neal Smith in Attendance [Ticket]
November 6th 2006 Alice receives the 'Living Legend' award at the annual Classic Rock awards at the Langham Hotel in London. The award was presented by Brian May of Queen and Alice also received a £50,000 painting of himself.
November 8th 2006 Phoenix, AZ, Cardinals Stadium (w/ The Rolling Stones)
November 10th 2006 Proximas Giras, Brazil - announced but CANCELED
November 11th 2006 Salvador da Bahia, Brazil Casa Espetaculo - Announced but CANCELED
November 24th 2006 Alice was briefly in a news segment on KABC TV Los Angeles on Friday during a segment on the 4pm news and replayed it during the 6pm news. A news crew was there doing a story about the Beverly Center's mall's 7th annual "Hunky Santa" being driven around town. Apparently about 300 men applied to be "Hunky Santa" and the lady doing the story said while she was there doing the story she ran into "one of her favorite rockers of all time, Alice Cooper!" Then Alice joked about applying but maybe he would make it next year and he flexed his bicep.
December 7th 2006 Alice was on Good Morning Arizona (channel 3 Phoenix) with chef Mark Tarbell showing how they make traditional Christmas pudding.
December 9th-10th 2006 Alice appears at the Pebble Tec Charity Golf Tournament Friday at north Scottsdale's Grayhawk Golf Club
December 16th 2006 Annual Alice Cooper Christmas Pudding show at the Dodge Theatre in Phoenix. Alice performed with Neal Smith, Dennis Dunaway, Michael Bruce and Damon Johnson. The set was No More Mr. Nice Guy', 'Be My Lover', 'Under My Wheels', 'Billion Dollar Babies', 'Eigheen' and 'School's Out'.
Also appearering were: Tommy Shaw and Jack Blade Band, Danny Seraphine of Chicago, Ace Young of American Idol, California Transit Authority (featuring Danny Seraphine and Mark Bonilla), Stephen Stills, Don Felder, Jeff Keith, Troy Luccetta, and Dave Rude of Tesla, and Brandon Reed. Also performing with be Sheryl Cooper's Destiny Dancers, and the Proof is in the Pudding contest winners. [ticket 1 ticket 2(vip)]
December 23rd 2006 Alice goes to Hawaii for Christmas.
January 2007 - Recording sessions for new album
January 17th - 21st 2007 Alice is listed as as appearing at the 48th annual Bob Hope Chrysler Classic hosted by George Lopez, to be played at four desert courses in Palm Springs.
February 28th 2007 Alice attends The Who show in Phoenix
March 2007 - Recording work on 'Along Came A Spider'
March 22nd 2007 Alice appears on the cat walk at the Junker Designs Fall 2007 Show in Los Angeles.
March 24th 2007 Alice attended Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night XIII in Phoenix
March 27th 2007 Alice is at the pro-am at the Kraft Nabisco Championship at Mission Hills County Club in Rancho Mirage, California
April 29th 2007 Alice is at the ninth annual Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf at Trump National Golf Club, One Ocean Trails Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, California
May 7th 2007 Annual Alice Cooper Golf Tourament In Phoenix at the Talking Stick Golf Club, 9998 E. Indian Bend Road in Scottsdale. Alice ends the day performing 5 songs with Dash Cooper and Runaway Phoenix.
May 8th 2007 Alice turns up on radio MMM Sydney this morning promoting the book and tour
May 11th 2007 Alice presented the 'Stevie Ray Vaughan Award' to former Audioslave/Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell for Cornell's "dedication an support of the MusiCares MAP Fund and his devotion to helping other addicts with the recovery process" at the third-annual MusiCares Map Fund Benefit concert at the Henry Fonda Music Box Theatre in Hollywood, CA
June 2nd 2007 Alice appeared, and did voiceovers, for Sheryl's Coopers 'Off Broadway' production on June 2nd at the Orpheum in downtown Phoenix, AZ
June 5th 2007 Alice signs copies of "Golf Monster" at CHB (Changing Hands Bookstore) in Tempe, AZ