Geoff Tate Set To Perform ‘Rage For Order’ And ‘Empire’ Live In Their Entirety In 2020

Jason Bullinger for Alternative Revolt

Geoff Tate has announced that he will perform the Queensrÿche albums “Rage For Order” and “Empire” in their entirety in 2020.

‘Rage For Order’ was released in 1986 and “Empire’ in 1990.

“Empire 30th Anniversary Tour” 2020 dates:

Feb. 21 – Jergels – Warrendale, Pennsylvania
Feb. 22 – Mount Ponoco – Mount Poncho, Pennsylvania
Feb. 23 – Town Ballroom – Buffalo, New York
Feb. 26 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Feb. 27 – The Warehouse FTC – Fairfield, Connecticut
Feb. 28 – Stereo Garden LI – Patchogue, New York
Mar. 01 – Tupelo Music Hall – Derry, New Hampshire
Mar. 04 – The Haunt – Ithaca, New York
Mar. 05 – The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern – Cleveland, Ohio
Mar. 06 – The Token Lounge – Westland, Michigan
Mar. 07 – Arcada Theater – St. Charles, Illinois

Tate was interviews by MisplacedStraws.com and said that he will take the “Empire 30th Anniversary Tour” to “as many countries as I can and playing the album in its entirety, which I’ve never done before. So that’ll be real fun. In fact, I think there’s some songs on that album that I’ve never, ever played live before, so it’ll be a treat — for me, as well, I think, for the audience too,” “I’m really looking forward to that.”