News Segment


May 2, 2005

Y&T fans know one thing is certain with “their” band–the fans ask andthe band listens. If you have tickets for the upcoming shows in theUK or Europe, you can post your song requests in the web sitediscussion forum. Dave Meniketti has started a thread there titled”UK & Europe song requests!” so post your song requests there and theband will review them.

NOTE: Please reserve replies to Dave’s post only for those attendingshows in the UK or Europe. (Americans have plenty of opportunities topost their song requests for U.S. shows, so please refrain fromrequesting songs for these shows if you don’t have tickets.)

As Dave Meniketti posted in the web site discussion forum:”After a 20 year absence, John Taylor Dismukes & Y&T partner up againfor a new design. Check out the new design on the home page & themerch page.”

Designed by the revered John Taylor Dismukes (artist for Y&T’s A&Mreleases Black Tiger, Mean Streak, and In Rock We Trust), these newY&T shirts will be available on May 9th. You can preorder yours nowon the merchandise page at

If you don’t have Y&T’s newest CD releases UnEarthed Vol. 1 and Vol.2, now’s a good time to pick them up online.

Back by popular demand, we’ll have the classic Meniketti logotee-shirts available by May 9th. In addition, for the first timeever, we’ll have girls cap sleeves tees with a cool variation of theMeniketti guitar logo.


OK all you Southern California rockers–come on out and support theY&T boys!

Y&T: (Dave Meniketti, Phil Kennemore, Leonard Haze, John Nymann)

May 12 ~ Ventura, CA
Ventura Theater
26 S Chestnut St
Ventura, CA

May 13 ~ Malibu, CA
Malibu Inn
22969 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA

May 14 ~ San Diego, CA
Brick By Brick
1130 Buenos Ave
San Diego, CA

Check the web site for up-to-date information.

OK, all of you across the pond have been asking for more Y&T dates andhere’s the full tour. The band is looking forward to blazing a trailand tearing it up on stages across the UK and Europe. Now’s yourchance to request your favorite songs! Go to the discussion forum andpost your response to Dave Meniketti’s thread for song requests forthis tour. (See note at top of this email update).

June 23 ~ Nuneaton, UK, Queens Hall
June 24 ~ Manchester, UK, Manchester Academy 3
June 25 ~ Nottingham, UK, Rock City
June 26 ~ Newcastle, UK, Demolition Ball, Newcastle Arena
June 28 ~ Dudley, UK, JB’s
June 29 ~ London, UK, Mean Fiddler
July 1 ~ Sint-Lievens-Houtem, Belgium, CC De Fabriek
July 2 ~ Hardenberg, The Netherlands, Podium
July 3 ~ Weert, The Netherlands, Bospop Festival
July 6 ~ Ludwigsburg, Germany, Rockfabrik
July 7 ~ Aschaffenburg, Germany, Colos-Saal
July 8 ~ Puente La Reina, Spain, Sala Gares
July 9 ~ Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Sala Assaig
July 10 ~ Barcelona, Spain, Razzmatazz II

*Schedule subject to change. Be sure to verify with each venue.*Check the web site for the most up-to-date concert information:

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