Cupertino, Calif. (12 April 2010) -- Following up on its smash debut at Los Angeles' Roxy Theatre, the Ducati All Stars, is now hitting the road on its first West Coast Tour April 17-24. In true motorcycle enthusiast fashion, the band will hit the open road on Ducatis from Santa Barbara, Calif. to Seattle, stopping to at key motorcycle landmarks along the way.
'Ducati All Stars' band members include Guitarist Steve Jones (Sex Pistols), Guitarist Billy
Morrison (Camp Freddy & Billy Idol), Guitarist Billy Duffy (The Cult) and Lead Vocalist/Percussionist Frankie Perez (Scars on Broadway). As with previous performances you can expect the unexpected with a surprise guest or two showing up along the way. Open to the public, all six acoustic concerts will be performed free of charge in Ducati dealerships as the band makes its way up the West Coast for its inaugural tour.
Ducati All Stars West Coast Tour Concert Schedule:
• April 17: Ducati Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, Calif.
• April 18: Moto Italiano - Santa Cruz, Calif.
• April 20: Munroe Motors - San Francisco, Calif.
• April 22: Ducati Eugene - Eugene, Ore.
• April 23: Motocorsa - Portland, Ore.
• April 24: Ducati Seattle - Seattle, Wash.
For fans unable to catch the band in-person, Ducati All Stars will be blogging its entire adventure via the bands website: www.ducatiallstars.com. In addition to the All Stars blog, the web site will feature photos, video and details on a contest where fans can enter to win Steve
Jones' Gibson acoustic guitar played during this tour.
For more information visit www.ducatiusa.com or contact:
John Paolo Canton
Public Relations Coordinator
Ducati North America
Founded in 1926, Ducati builds racing-inspired motorcycles characterized by unique engine features, innovative design, advanced engineering and overall technical excellence. The company produces motorcycles in six market segments which vary in their technical and design features and intended customers: Superbike, Streetfighter, Monster, Multistrada, SportClassic and Hypermotard. The company's motorcycles are sold in more than 60 countries worldwide, with a primary focus in the Western European, North American and Japan markets. Ducati competes in the World Superbike and MotoGP World Championships. In World Superbike, Ducati won both the 2008 Manufacturers' and Riders' titles, bringing the total to 16 of the last 19 Manufacturers' titles and 13 Riders' titles. Competing in MotoGP since 2003, Ducati won both the Constructors' and Riders' world titles in 2007.
For more information, please visit our web site at www.ducati.com