William Beckett Announces Solo US Tour

Former The Academy Is… front man, William Beckett, has announced he is heading out on a solo US tour this spring. Mr. Beckett revealed via Alternative Press, the “Walk the Talk Tour” will kick off in May and he will also be releasing an EP of the same title on April 17th.

His first single off of Walk The Talk, “Compromising Me” will be available tomorrow as well as presales for the tour. YIPPIE!

Hold onto your headphones because Beckett also already plans for two more EPs to come your way this July and October.

Here is the full list of spring tour dates:

May 4 Minneapolis, MN Varsity May 5 Madison, WI Redamte Coffee House May 6 Grand Rapids, MI Pyramid Scheme May 7 Pontiac, MI Pike Room May 9 Columbus, OH Rumba Café May 10 Cleveland, OH Grog Shop May 11 Buffalo, NY Mohawk Place May 12 Toronto, ON Mod Club May 13 Burlington, VT Higher Ground May 14 Philadelphia, PA World Café Live May 16 Boston, MA Middle East May 17 Teaneck, NJ Mexicali Live May 18 New York, NY Studio at Webster Hall May 19 Hamden, CT The Space May 20 Vienna, VA Jammin’ Java May 21 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506 May 23 Columbia, SC 5 Points Pub May 24 Orlando, FL The Social May 25 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade May 26 Nashville, TN The End May 27 Memphis, TN Hi-Tone Café May 29 Chicago, IL Schubas

Let’s talk music, let me know your thoughts in the comments below.

Will you catch William Beckett on his solo tour? Do you think he can make it as a solo artist?