MIKE MCCREADY’S UFO TRIBUTE BAND FLIGHT TO MARS ANNOUNCES WEST COAST TOUR

From PearlJam.com:

Flight to Mars, a tribute to 1970s English heavy rockers UFO featuring Pearl Jam lead guitarist Mike McCready, hits the road this May in celebration of the band’s 10th anniversary. The tour kicks off on May 14th at The Observatory in Santa Ana and wraps up on May 23rd in the band’s hometown of Seattle at the Showbox at the Market.

Proceeds from the tour will benefit Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America’s Camp Oasis and Advocacy for Patients with Chronic Illness — two non-profits that McCready has supported for nearly a decade.

FLIGHT TO MARS MAY 2012 TOUR DATES:

Date City Venue
May 14 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory
May 15 San Diego, CA The Casbah
May 16 Las Vegas, NV Hard Rock Cafe on the Strip
May 17 Los Angeles, CA The Troubadour
May 20 San Francisco, CA The Independent
May 22 Portland, OR Hawthorne Theatre
May 23 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market

 

TICKETS

Tickets for all shows except Seattle go on sale on Friday, March 2nd via local ticket outlets. Tickets for the Seattle date go on sale Friday, March 9th at 10AM PST. Please visit venue websites for details.

  • Millz

    Just as I expected, no Phoenix date. Pearl Jam has not played here since 2003. We finally get a Eddie Vedder solo acoustic performance almost 9 years later. Thanks for ignoring the 5th largest city in the country again.