Rooney gear up for second album release

They hit the road in support of 'Calling the World'

Rooney have announced the release of their second album, scheduled to hit shelves on July 17.

‘Calling the World’ is the follow up to their 2003 self-titled debut and was completed in just three weeks with the help of producer John Fields.

Having previously toured with bands such as Weezer and The Strokes, Rooney are currently on the road with Black Eyed PeasFergie and are playing a number of their own headlining dates interspersed with their opening slots.

Headlining dates:

Providence, RI Living Room (June 20)

Hoboken, NJ Maxwell’s (22)

Washington, DC 9:30 Club (23)

Richmond, VA Toad’s Place (24)

Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle (27)

Nashville, TN Exit / In (29)

Atlanta, GA Variety Playhouse (July 1)

Eugene, OR WOW Hall (25)

San Francisco, CA Slim’s (26)

With Fergie:

Boca Raton, FL Mizner Ampitheatre (May 31)

Ruth Eckerd Hall Clearwater, FL (June 1)

Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle (2)

Houston, TX Verizon Wireless Theater (5)

Dallas, TX House of Blues (6)

Chicago, IL House of Blues (10)

St Louis, MO The Pageant (11)

Detroit, MI State Theatre (13)

Boston, MA Avalon (19)

New York, NY Roseland Ballroom (21)

Anaheim, CA House of Blues (17)

Phoenix, AZ Dodge Theatre (19)

Denver, CO The Fillmore Auditorium (22)

Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom (24)

Stateline, NV Harvey’s Lake Tahoe (27)

Las Vegas, NV Pearl @ The Palms (28)

–By our New York staff.

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