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Flipsyde Announce 1st Ever US Tour: The 2006 Honda Civic Tour With The Black Eyed Peas & The Pussycat Dolls

NEW YORK, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Flipsyde, the hip-hop/rock aggregation on Cherrytree/Interscope Records, will join The Black Eyed Peas and The Pussycat Dolls to kick off the Honda Civic Tour on March 23rd at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. This will be Flipsyde's first ever US tour in support of their debut album, We the People, hailed by the Washington Post as the "best hip-hop album of 2005."

Flipsyde's infectious single, "Someday," was tapped as the theme song to the Winter Olympics. The correlating TV spot, featuring the band & numerous athletes, is getting substantial airplay on NBC, while receiving the majority of viewers' votes on Fuse's Oven Fresh & is featured on ITUNES, as a free download, for the month of February. The band has also appeared on The Tonight Show, Late Night With Conan O'Brien & Soul Train.

Tickets go on sale President's Day weekend (February 17-20), check local listings for more information.

Past headlining artists on the Honda Civic Tour include top acts: Blink-182, Everclear, Incubus, Good Charlotte, New Found Glory, Dashboard Confessional and most recently Maroon5.

The Honda Civic Tour is scheduled to visit the following cities (dates and venues subject to change):

March 23 Save Mart Center Fresno, CA
March 24 Arco Arena Sacramento, CA
March 25 Reno Events Center Reno, NV
March 26 Bayside Concerts San Diego, CA
March 28 Gibson Amphitheater Los Angeles, CA
March 29 Gibson Amphitheater Los Angeles, CA
March 31 Dodge Theater Phoenix, AZ
April 7 Smirnoff Amphitheater Dallas, TX
April 8 Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Houston, TX
April 9 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater San Antonio, TX
April 11 USF SunDome Tampa, FL
April 13 Bank Atlantic Center Sunrise, FL
April 14 UofF O'Connell Center Gainesville, FL
April 15 Chastain Park Amphitheater Atlanta, GA
April 18 Booth Amph @ Regency Park Cary, NC
April 21 Theater @ Madison Square Garden New York, NY
April 22 Merriweather Post Pavilion Columbia, MD
April 23 Tweeter Waterfront Camden, NJ
April 25 Mullins Center @ UMASS Amherst, MA
April 26 Sacred Heart Univ/Wm. Pitt Center Fairfield, CT
April 28 Turning Stone Casino Verona, NY
April 29 Agganis Arena Boston, MA
April 30 Bryce Theater @ Bryce Jordan Ctr State College, PA
May 2 Value City Theater Columbus, OH
May 4 Fox Theater Detroit, MI
May 6 Aragon Ballroom Chicago, IL
May 7 Xcel Energy Center St. Paul, MN
May 12 Oakland Arena Oakland, CA
May 14 Theater in the Clouds Portland, OR
May 15 Everett Events Center Everett, WA
May 16 Star Theater @ Spokane Arena Spokane, WA
May 19 Idaho Center Theater Boise, ID
May 20 E Center Ford Theater Salt Lake City, UT
May 21 Universal Lending Pavilion Denver, CO

For more updated information, visit the official 2006 Honda Civic Tour site at http://www.hondacivictour.com/.

For additional information on Flipsyde, visit: www.flipsyde.com

Source: Interscope Records

CONTACT: Fran Curtis, +1-212-445-8423, fcurtis@rogersandcowan.com, or
Jason Padgitt, +1-310-854-8140, jpadgitt@rogersandcowan.com, or Heather
Lewandoski, +1-310-854-8147, hlewandoski@rogersandcowan.com, all of ROGERS &
COWAN, for Honda Civic Tour; or Hillary Siskind, +1-212-841-8055,
Hillary.Siskind@umusic.com, for The Black Eyed Peas; or Tracy Bufferd,
+1-212-777-5110, tracy@tracybufferd.com, for Flipsyde; or Corey Gresen,
+1-310-865-4539, corey.gresen@umusic.com, of The Pussycat Dolls

Web site: http://www.flipsyde.com/

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