Reality TV World People News   Ratings News   Scheduling News   Application News   Spoiler News
Show Updates   Features & Interviews   Image Gallery   Message Boards   Shows Listing


Rock band Foreigner to return to stage with a new line-up

UPI News Service, 05/20/2005 

Rock band Foreigner's guitarist/songwriter was preparing Friday to return to the stage with a new line-up of the group.

Mick Jones, the only original member in the new lineup, will kick off a summer tour June 2 at the Patchogue Theater of Patchogue, NY, with drummer Jason Bonham, keyboardist Jeff Jacobs, bassist Jeff Pilson, saxophonist/guitarist Tom Gimbel and vocalist Kelly Hansen, reported. Hansen replaced Lou Gramm, who left the band in 2003.

"We weren't on the same page," Jones said. "We weren't really communicating. I think we really tried hard to save it, but it got to the point when we both realized that to go on would be detrimental for both of us."

Jones said the summer shows would be a warm-up for a possible new Foreigner album later this year and a world tour planned for 2006.

The group released a string of multi-platinum albums between 1977 and 1988 that included such hit songs as "Cold as Ice,""Urgent,""Waiting for a Girl Like You" and "I Want to Know What Love Is."

Reality TV World now offers Facebook Comments on our stories. To post a comment, log into Facebook and then 'Add' your comment. To report spam or abuse, click the 'X' in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.

Copyright 2005 by United Press International

Take Our User Survey

Page generated Tue May 24, 2016 11:51 am in 2.306389093399 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed

Page fetched in 2.3403718471527 seconds