After genre-hopping for nearly a quarter century, on July 16, Oregon's CHERRY POPPIN' DADDIES will release WHITE TEETH, BLACK THOUGHTS, their first album of swing/jazz-fueled jams since the success of ZOOT SUIT RIOT in the late 90s. In support of the new, double-album, the band has announced a string of summer tour dates. Check out the full itinerary below, along with the music video for their new song, "I Love American Music." The new album can be pre-ordered right now through CPD's official site.
CHERRY POPPIN' DADDIES 2013 Tour Dates:
About James: A work-from-home Dad with a pair of daughters (Released in 2009 and 2012) - James Zahn is THE ROCK FATHER™.
Bringing over two decades of experience in the entertainment industry into the family realm, Zahn is an Illinois-based Entertainment Writer, Media Personality, Commentator, Adventurer and Raconteur.
Creatively, James has directed/edited music videos, lyric videos, and album trailers for bands such as FEAR FACTORY, has appeared as an actor in feature films and commercials, written comic books, and performed in bands. He currently serves as co-manager and video director for Napalm Records' PRODUCT OF HATE.
James and/or his work have been featured in/on CNN, NBC, G4, The Chicago Tribune, Blogcritics, Fangoria, Starlog, The River Cities' Reader. Slowfish, Oil, and more. He's appeared as a music expert on CNN's AC360, has been quoted in BusinessWire, CNN and Babble, in addition to making appearances on ABC News, WGN and more. In the past he served as a PBS KIDS VIP (Very Involved Parent), penned articles for Sprout, and was a contributor to Chicago Parent.
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