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Blues Rock guitar legend, Richie Kotzen will perform two exclusive Irish shows this July and tickets are on sale NOW! 

With a career performing with the likes of Poison, Mr Big, The Winery Dogs, and solo work with Adrian Smith (Iron Maiden), guitar virtuoso, Richie Kotzen will embark on two exclusive Irish dates this coming July making it the very first time the guitarist has brought his solo band to Irish shores.

Since recording his first solo album at the tender age of just nineteen, Kotzen went on to forge a blistering career over the last thirty years, joining LA Rockers Poison in 1991 for their ‘Native Tongue’ album, before working on his solo career which led to him joining the Mr Big, followed, by The Winery Dogs, (featuring Dream Theater drummer, Mike Portnoy) and the recent ‘Smith/Kotzen’ collaberation project, with renowned Iron Maiden guitarist, Adrian Smith.

All the while keeping busy with his own solo discography, Kotzen has proven to be one of the worlds most respected Rock/Blues/RnB guitarists in said genres, and will embark on a series of UK/EU dates this coming July, stopping in Belfast’s Limelight on July 10th, and Dublin’s Opium venue on July 11th.

His backing band will feature drummer Kyle Hughes (Graham Bonnet, Derek Sherinian, Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal), and bassist, Dylan Willson (John 5).

Tickets are on sale Friday, February 2nd at 9am from Ticketmaster and priced at £33 (Belfast – CLICK HERE), and €39.20 (Dublin – CLICK HERE).

For more information, please check SD Entertainment via this link.

Oran O’Beirne 2024