Alice Cooper shared a post on his official Instagram page announcing his come back and the official dates for his upcoming North America tour promoting his latest album Detroit Stories. Released on February 26th, 2021, Detroit Stories includes 13 new songs from the legendary rock star. Detroit Stories is Cooper’s twenty-first studio album after Paranormal.
As many of you can remember, before Detroit Stories, Cooper had released his latest album Paranormal in the Summer of 2017. Being his twentieth solo album, Paranormal included 18 new songs. The album was successful on many of the charts all around the world. The album took first place on Top Hard Rock Albums in the US.
Cooper states that the album was finished before the pandemic but he was not able to release it because no one was working. Moreover, the shock-rocker expresses his feelings about the new album as a salute to his hometown. Cooper mashes his storytelling skills with his lyrics with songs like Wonderful World and Independence Dave.
In his post, he also revealed that the legendary former guitarist of the band KISS, Ace Frehley will be joining Alice Cooper as the special guest for his North America tour. The tour will be starting on September 17th in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and will be over on October 26th in Atlanta.
Here is what Alice wrote in his latest Instagram post:
“Sick Things, I am back! It’s been a long time coming, but I am very excited to celebrate the release of my new album, Detroit Stories, with you all this Fall! Joining me will be special guest, former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley.”
Here are the official tour dates:
9.17 The Oceanic in Atlantic City, NJ*
9.18 Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford, NH
9.19 Harbor Yard Damp in Bridgeport, CT
9.21 Leader Bank Pavilion in Boston, MA
9.22 Amphitheater at Bald Hill in Farmingville, NY
9.24 Huntington Bank Pavilion in Chicago, IL
9.25 DTE Energy Music Theatre in Detroit, MI
9.27 Youngstown Foundation Amp in Youngstown, OH
9.28 The Rose Music Center in Huber Heights, OH
9.29 TCU Amphitheater at WRSP in Indianapolis, IN
10.1 BMO Harris Pavilion in Milwaukee, WI
10.2 Saint Louise Music Park in St. Louis, MO
10.3 Ascend Amphitheater in Nashville, TN
10.5 Appalachian Wireless Arena in Pikeville, KY
10.6 Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh, NC
10.7 Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amp in Charlotte, NC
10.9 Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, FL
10.10 iThink Finance Financial Amp in West Palm Beach, FL
10.11 MIDFLODIRA Amp in Tampa, FL
10.13 Montgomery Performing Arts Centre in Montgomery, AL
10.14 The BJCC in Birmingham, AL
10.18 Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land, TX
10.19 H-E-B Center at Cedar Park in Austin, TX
10.20 Will Rogers Memorial Center in Ft. Worth, TX
10.22 BCS Arena & Conference Center in Tupelo, MS
10.23 Shaky Knees Festival in Atlanta, GA.
Check out the original post from Alice Cooper’s Instagram account.