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Head East Kicks Off 2019 Tour at the Wildey Theatre

Head East will kick off their 50th Anniversary Tour with a two night engagement at the Wildey Theatre in Edwardsville, IL on Friday, January 25th and Saturday, January 26th. These show will be the first of many in 2019 that feature the band's classic debut album Flat As A Pancake played cover to cover along with a selection of hits and fan favorites. Tickets are $40 and $45 (plus a small fee) and are available online through the Wildey's website. Tickets can also be purchase in person at the Box Office or by calling the Box Office at (618) 307-1750 Tuesday thru Friday from 10 am to 6 pm and Saturday from noon to 5 pm. Tickets are going fast and we expect both shows to sell out. So get your tickets now if you plan on attending. Don't miss this chance to see Head East close up and personal in this intimate venue.

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Head East & April Wine - Medina Entertainment Center

Head East returns to the Medina Entertainment Center in Medina, MN along with April Wine on Saturday, October 20th. Ticket are available at the Medina box office by calling (763) 478-6661 or online through TicketFly.com linked below. Advance tickets are $35.33 for general admission, $45.01 for reserved, and $52.54 for gold (includes taxes and fees).

For additional information visit the Medina Entertainment Center Website. To purchase tickets online visit TicketFly.com.

Head East: A Labor Of Love - Now Available

Steve Huston's new book Head East: A Labor of Love is now available online through the Amazon and Barnes and Noble websites. Steve is a founding member of Head East and the band's original drummer. The book contains 236 pages, 23 photographs (several in full color) and 33 stories about Steve's adventures with Head East. To learn more about Steve and his newly released book visit his official website at the address below:


To order Steve's new book go to the Amazon.com or Barnesandnoble.com websites linked below:

Head East: A Labor of Love - Amazon.com

Head East: A Labor of Love - BarnesandNoble.com

Head East 50th Anniversary Tour

Head East's 50th Anniversary Tour in 2019 will feature the band's debut album Flat As A Pancake played in its entirety during headlining shows. The band will also perform hits and fan favorites from "Flat" through their most recent release Raise A Little Hell. Additionally, some shows will be "Reunion Shows" with band members John Schlitt, Mike Somerville, and Steve Huston from the band's A&M Records years joining Roger Boyd and the current Head East line-up for the performance of the Flat As A Pancake album.

Dates and locations for the 2019 reunion shows are forthcoming and will be annotated as "Reunion Shows" on our website once posted. Check our tour dates page periodically for updates to the 2019 schedule.

Head East Tour Page

Golden Voice Recording Co. Documentary Coming Soon

The long awaited Golden Voice Recording Co. documentary will be available soon on DVD. The 2 hour plus documentary looks at the South Pekin, Illinois recording studio which spawned the careers of a number of notable bands and musicians including Head East. Get more information on this upcoming release and view the trailer for the documentary on the Golden Voice Recording Co. website at the address below:


(Read our original story on the documentary below)

Head East recorded their first two studio albums (Flat As A Pancake and Get Yourself Up) in their home state at Golden Voice Recording Studios in South Pekin, Illinois. Golden Voice Recording Company, which was started by Mary Ann Milam and her husband Jerry in the early 60s, will be the subject of a documentary expected to be completed later this year.

Golden Voice was the studio of choice for several local Illinois bands and solo artists, many of which would go on to greater success, including Dan Fogelberg, Gary Richrath (REO Speedwagon), Jonathan Cain (Journey), and Head East. For more information on this upcoming documentary visit the Pekin Daily Times newspaper article linked below:

Pekin Daily Times Newspaper Article

Hard Rock Hotel & Casinio Concert Photos

Photos from Head East's August 18th appearance at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Sioux City, Iowa can be viewed in our 2018 Concert Gallery at the address below.


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