Comprised of former Van Halen members Sammy Hagar (vocalist) and Michael Anthony (bassist), solo artist Joe Satriani (guitarist) and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, this American hard rock band released their debut album on June 5, 2009. The group’s name caused some mixed opinions since the term is used to describe the peace symbol in a disparaging way, but the bassist Michael Anthony stated that the name represents three talons on a chicken’s foot and there were three members in the band’s initial jam sessions.
Chickenfoot’s summer 2009 tour that is scheduled to end September 26th has traveled to 28 cities over a period of eight weeks. They originally planned to stay mainly on the east coast, but ended up expanding further west to cities including Grand Rapids, Colorado and Valley Center, California. In their attempt to not look like the typical “supergroup” and to consider each member’s individual achievements, Chickenfoot booked most of its performances at small venues or theaters, rather than large arenas.
Rock supergroup Chickenfoot is pushing the boundaries of its North American summer tour further west. Most dates on the original tour itinerary were booked along the East Coast, but the tour has been extended by eight dates to include shows from the Southwest to the West Coast. The current... Read more
Michael Jackson’s concert-threatening lawsuit and Miley Cyrus’s VIP ticket sales are under the microscope in the daily tour recap for June 12, as compiled by TicketNews. True to its word, New Jersey concert promoter AllGood Entertainment has filed a lawsuit against Michael Jackson, his manager Frank Dileo and the... Read more
As the band members promised, Chickenfoot will hit the road across the U.S. and Canada again this year for a second, more substantial tour leg. After selling out small club and theater venues during their brief debut “Road test” tour in May, the newly formed rock supergroup has booked... Read more
Ticket sales for NBA Conference Finals and Chickenfoot’s inaugural tour are just two of those closing through the week ending June 1, as compiled by TicketNews. The top four professional basketball teams will continue their head-to-head battles through the weekend for the NBA Conference Finals. In the Eastern Conference,... Read more
As the recently formed supergroup prepares to make its North American debut, demand for Chickenfoot tickets has overwhelmed even the band members. Pre-sales for the nine-city Road test Tour opened on April 16, followed by the first public on-sales on April 17. Within days, the band posted a statement... Read more
Recently formed supergroup Chickenfoot will step out next month for its inaugural tour of North America, followed by a summer tour of Europe. Former Van Halen members Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony, along with Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith and guitarist Joe Satriani, will christen the Road... Read more