Dutch rock act, THE GATHERING, have confirmed three North American tour dates as a part of their “Homelands Tour 2006” with GIANT SQUID and UNEXPECT as support. Confirmed dates are as follows:
03/19/06 Sat @ Jaxx ??”Springfield, VA
03/20/06 Sun @ The Middle East ??” Boston, MA
03/21/06 Mon @ The Knitting Factory ??” New York, NY
THE GATHERING are currently finishing up work on their ninth studio album, entitled Home, with Attie Bauw (producer of the band’s 1998 effort How to Measure a Planet?) For this recording the band had set up a professional studio in a quaint old church in the small town of Maurik, located in the south of Holland.
Home will be released sometime in the spring on the band’s own label, Psychonaut Records and via The End Records in North America.