Virgin Records will release A Perfect Circleís highly awaited sophomore album, Thirteenth Step, on September 16 according to MTV.com. The follow up to 2000ís dark and twisted Mer de Noms will feature 12 new tracks which can be heard live later this summer, when A Perfect Circle stroll across the grand country of ours for a twelve-date trip. Letís take a look at the bandís line up shall we; Maynard James Keenan (vocals ñ also in Tool), Twiggy Ramirez (bass ñ ex-Marilyn Manson) James Iha (is he or isnít he in the band? - ex-Smashing Pumpkins) and finally, yo mamma. A Perfect Circle will kick off their intimate club tour July 26 in Denver.
Thirteenth Step track listing:
"Weak and Powerless"
"The Nurse Who Loved Me"
A Perfect Circle tour dates:
07.26.03 - Denver, CO (Ogden Theater)
07.28.03 - Dallas, TX (Grenada Theater)
07.30.03 - Atlanta, GA (Roxy Theater)
08.01.03 - Norfolk, VA (The NorVa)
08.02.03 - Washington, DC (9:30 Club)
08.03.03 - Boston, MA (Berklee College of Music)
08.05.03 - New York, NY (Irving Plaza)
08.06.03 - Philadelphia, PA (Theater of Living Arts)
08.08.03 - Cleveland, OH (Odeon)
08.09.03 - Detroit, MI (St. Andrewís Hall)
08.10.03 - Chicago, IL (Cabaret Metro)
08.11.03 - Minneapolis, MN (Pantages)
Source: Jason Anfinsen