Episode 223: Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Night Ranger’s Joel Hoekstra

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In Episode 223 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s Joel Hoekstra about the band’s current North American Holiday tour. Joel talks about how he came to play with the band, the new set, the final performances of the Lost Christmas Eve, working with Chris Caffery and much more. We also talk about Joel’s “other” band Night Ranger. Joel fills us in on the recording of the new album and hints at a big 2014 for the band.

 

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

11/13 Toledo, OH: Huntington Center – 4pm & 8pm

11/14 Erie, PA: Erie Civic Center – 7:30pm

11/15 State College, PA: Bryce Jordan Center 7:30pm

11/16 Hartford, CT: XL Center – 3:30pm & 8pm

11/17 Manchester, NH: Verizon Wireless Arena – 3pm & 7:30pm

11/20 Charleston, WV: Charleston Civic Center – 7:30pm

11/21 Raleigh, NC: RBC Center – 7:30pm

11/22 Columbia, SC: Colonial Life Arena – 8pm

11/23 Greenville, SC: Bi Lo Center – 3pm & 8pm

11/24 Greensboro, NC: Greensboro Coliseum Complex – 3pm & 7:30pm

11/26 Atlanta, GA: Gwinnett Center – 7:30pm

11/29 Sunrise, FL: Bank Atlantic Center – 4pm & 8pm

11/30 Orlando, FL: Amway Center – 3pm & 8pm

12/1 Tampa, FL: Tampa Times Forum – 3pm & 7:30pm

12/4 Washington, DC: Verizon Arena – 7:30pm

12/5 Albany, NY: Times Union Center – 7:30pm

12/6 Wilkes-Barre, PA: Mohegan Sun Arena @ Casey Plaza – 4pm & 8pm

12/7 Pittsburgh, PA: Consol Energy Center – 3pm & 8pm

12/8 Hershey, PA: Giant Center – 3pm & 7:30pm

12/11 Dayton, OH: EJ Nutter Center – 7:30pm

12/12 Indianapolis, IN: Bankers Life Fieldhouse – 7:30pm

12/13 Cincinnati, OH: US Bank Arena – 4pm & 8pm

12/14 Cleveland, OH: Quicken Loans Arena – 3pm & 8pm

12/15 Grand Rapids, MI: Van Andel Arena – 3pm & 7:30pm

12/18 Providence, RI: Dunkin Donuts Center – 7:30pm

12/19 Uncasville, CT: Mohegan Sun Arena – 7:30pm

12/20 Long Island, NY: Nassau Coliseum – 8pm

12/21 Philadelphia, PA: Wells Fargo Center – 3pm & 8pm

12/22 Boston, MA: TD Garden – 3pm & 7:30pm

12/23 Newark, NJ: The Prudential Center – 3pm & 8pm

12/26 Columbus, OH: Nationwide Arena – 3pm & 8pm

12/27 Detroit, MI: The Palace of Auburn Hills – 3pm & 8pm

12/28 Chicago, IL: Allstate Arena – 3pm & 8pm

12/30 Buffalo, NY: First Niagara Center – 3pm & 7:30pm