Los Angeles bassist Derek Frank will be playing bass with country pop superstar Shania Twain on her highly-anticipated “Rock This Country” tour. The Rock This Country Tour is the upcoming third concert tour by the Canadian recording artist; The tour will be Twain's first tour in 11 years, and will serve as her farewell tour. The tour will kick off on June 5, 2015 in Seattle, and will precede the release of Twain's fifth studio album.
On March 4, 2015, while appearing on Good Morning America, Twain announced the tour as well as her upcoming album. Twain also shared that this is going to "be a real kickin' hard-hitting, fun party show". Due to popular demand, nineteen additional dates were added in May 2015, for a total of 67 shows throughout the US and Canada.
Derek has been active as a touring and studio bassist on the Los
Angeles music scene for a number of years, providing solid bass for many well-known artists and bands. In 2009, he released his debut solo album “Let the Games Begin…”, a collection of mostly-instrumental old-school funk, with of course, much focus on his bass playing. For more info, visit: www.derekfrank.com
For Summer tour dates, visit: www.shaniatwain.com/tickets