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News : Geoff Tate’s Operation Mindcrime to hit Australian shores in January 2020.

By on September 4, 2019

Multi-platinum selling and Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Geoff Tate, the original voice of US progressive outfit Queensrÿche, will be venturing back to Australia early next year with Operation Mindcrime, his new musical adaptation.

Australian fans will experience the much loved and highly successful 1988 concept album Operation: Mindcrime in its entirety this January. Operation: Mindcrime is Queensrÿche’s third studio release. The album revolves around a protagonist who becomes involved with a revolution against key political figures. The album received a platinum certification in 1991.

Geoff Tate was last in Australia in May this year as part of the Avantasia tour, performing alongside Tobias Sammet (Edguy), Jorn Lande (Jorn), Eric Martin (Mr. Big) and more.

Geoff Tate will be hitting Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in January and February throughout the following dates.

Thursday, 30th January
Brisbane. The Zoo

Friday, 31st January
Sydney, Manning

Saturday, 1st February
Melbourne, Croxton

General admission tickets and meet & greet packages are currently available via


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