TIMELINE 25 - Brutal Planet

Jan '00 Alice appears at the Bob Hope Classic Golf Tournament

Jan 25th '00 Alice appears at the Xerox Silver Pro-AM in Phoenix at The Scotsdale Princess

Feb 21st '00 Alice is at the Touchstone Energy Golf Tournament

Feb 23rd '00 Adelaide, Australia Entertainment Centre (British Rock Symphony)

Feb 25th 00 Newcastle, Australia Entertainment Centre (British Rock Symphony)

March 01 '00 Wollongong, Australia Entertainment Centre (British Rock Symphony)

March 3rd '00 Sydney, Australia Superdome (British Rock Symphony) - Also appears at a in-store signing session at Utopia Records in Sydney.

March 4th '00 Canberra, Australia Bruce Stadium (British Rock Symphony) - canceled due to car accident involving Roger Daltrey

March 5th '00 Sydney, Australia Signing session

March 8th '00 Brisbane, Australia Entertainment Centre (British Rock Symphony)

March 9th '00 Melbourne, Australia (British Rock Symphony)

March 11th '00 Melbourne, Australia Colonial Stadium (British Rock Symphony)

March 20th-21st '00(?) Alice is at the 2000 Dinah Shore Nabisco classic golf tournament in California

March 25th '00 Phoenix, AZ. Fight Night Celebrity Golf Tournament at the Arizona Biltmore Country Club in Phoenix. Later he attends Fight Night VI, a charity event to benefit the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Research Center

April '00 On "'70s Night" at America West Arena (Phoenix?), Cooper performed three songs during the first intermission, including "School's Out for Summer." Phoenix did its best to stave off summer break by outshooting San Jose, 34-17.

April 29th '00 Album launch party at Cooperstown, Phoenix

May 17th '00 Web Theater, Phoenix - Private Show/Rehearsal for Cooper'stown employees

May 18th '00 Web Theatre, Phoenix - Dress rehearsal open to public.

May 21st '00 Alice heads to Europe for Promotional tour

May 23rd '00 Brutal Planet released in US(or June 6th depending on source).

May 31st '00 Alice does a signing session in Brussels, Belgium at Metrophone

June 5th '00 Brutal Planet released in UK

June 7th '00 Alice is in Paris for TV show called “Nulle Part Ailleurs”, and performs “Blow Me A Kiss” live in the studio there.

June 9th '00 Alice in London and appears on TFI Friday Performing 'Blow Me A Kiss'. 'School's Out' is also performed but never broadcast.

June 10th '00 Norje, Sweden, Sweden Rock Festival

June 12th '00 St. Petersburg Russia, New Arena (Sports Palace)

June 13th '00 Tallinn Estonia Tallinna Linnahall

June 14th '00 Vilnius Lithuania, Vingis Park

June 16th '00 Ostrava, Czech Republic, Palace of Culture & Sport

June 17th '00 Berlin Germany, Columbiahalle

June 18th '00 Neubrandenburg Germany, Stadthalle

June 19th '00 Erfurt Germany,Thuringenhalle

June 21st '00 Furth Germany, Stadthalle

June 23rd '00 Pratteln Switzerland, Konzertfabrik Z7

June 24th '00 Aathatl Switzerland, Rock Im Aathatl Fest

June 25th '00 Karlsdorf, Germany, Altenbürghalle (w/ Mother's Finest)

June 26th '00 Munich Germany, Cirkus Krone [Ticket]

June 27th '00 Offenbach Germany, Stadthalle

June 29th '00 Cologne Germany, E-Werk [Ticket]

June 30th '00 Kaufbeuren Germany Circustent Festival (Dashiel's Birthday)

July 1st '00 Gelsenkirchen Germany Kanalbuhne (w/ Thin Lizzy, Doro, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Company Of Snakes, Epitaph)

July 2nd '00 Frelllener Germany, Zin Zee Zon

July 3rd '00 Plauen Germany Stadhalle (OR July 3rd '00 Freiburg Germany, Zelt Musik Festival)

July 4th '00 Deggendorf Germany Stadthalle

July 6th '00 Graz Austria, Orpheum Theatre

(c) Bill CroweJuly 7th '00 Vienna Austria Arena

July 8th '00 Hahn Germany, Open Air Festival, German Bike Week (OR July 8th '00 Bellinzona ITA Rock Circus Festival)

July 9th '00 Nordenham, Germany, Stadthalle

July 11th '00 Newport UK Newport Centre (w/ Lukin)

July 12th '00 Sheffield UK City Hall (w/ Lukin) [Ticket]

July 13th '00 Alice records four Tracks for Top Of The Pops 2. Two are never transmitted (Brutal Planet is one), School's Out is played a while later and Elected some three years later!)

July 14th '00 Manchester UK Apollo Manchester (w/ Lukin)

July 15th '00 Newcastle UK City Hall (w/ Lukin)

July 16th '00 Glasgow UK Barrowlands (w/ Lukin)

July 17th '00 Interview with music365.com

July 18th '00 Portsmouth UK Portsmouth Guildhall (w/ Lukin) [Ticket]

July 19th '00 London UK Apollo Hammersmith (w/ Lukin) [Ticket]

This show was professionally filmed and was released on DVD and VHS in November 2000, called 'Brutally Yours', and was shown in US PPV on October 28th 2000. (Note: My daughter is the little girl who gets the cane during 'No More Mr Nice Guy'!!)

July 20th '00 Nottingham Royal Concert Hall (w/ Lukin)

July 22nd '00 Schweinfurt, Fundome/Icedome (OR Biesental Germany Biker Jamboree or Kiel, Germany Ostseehalle)

July 23rd '00 Lichtenvoorde Holland, Oerkracht Festival (The Ballads were dropped from the set to avoid Alice getting hit by bottles at this notorious drinking/biker festiival)

July 25th '00 Saarburg, Germany Stadthalle

July 26th '00 Trossingen, Fritz Kiehn Sporthalle OR Hamburg, Germany Gaswerk

July 27th '00 Esslingen, Germany Eisstadion [Ticket]

July 29th '00 Sofia, Bulgaria, Stadion Academic

August 1st '00 Moscow, Russia Olimpijsky

August '00 Alice appears at the Club Cherry fashion show for Serious Clothing.

August 28th '00 Alice appears on “Canada AM” which airs week after.

Sept 1st '00 Elmira, NY Clemens Centre, Powers Theatre [Ticket]

Sept 2nd '00 Cleveland, OH Taste Of Cleveland

Sept 3rd '00 Detroit, MI Michigan State Fair (Alice visits the new Comerica Park, Home of the Detroit Tigers, for the first time)

Sept 5th '00 Toledo, OH Stranahan Theater (w/ Sinomatic)

Sept 6th '00 Lima OH Allen County Fair

Sept 7th '00 Milwaukee, WI Eagles Ballroom, The Rave

Sept 9th '00 Denver, CO Ogden Theater

Sept 10th '00 Colorado Springs, Colorado Music Hall

Sept 12th '00 West Valley, Salt Lake City, UT E Center

Sept 15th '00 San Francisco, CA Warfield Theatre [Ticket]

Sept 16th '00 Highland, San Bernardino, CA San Manuel Casino [Ticket]

Sept 17th '00 Ventura, CA Ventura Theater ((c) Bill Crowew/ The Donnas)

Sept 20th '00 Los Angeles, CA Universal Amphitheatre (w/ The Knack, The Donnas)

Sept 21st '00 Sacramento, CA Memorial Auditorium (w/ Tidewater Grain)

Sept 22nd '00 Las Vegas, NV House Of Blues, Mandalay Bay (w/ Tidewater Grain, The Donnas)

Sept 23rd '00 Albuquerque, NM Popejoy Hall (canceled)

Sept 25th '00 Houston, TX Aerial Theater (w/ Tidewater Grain) OR El Paso, TX Abraham Chavez Theatre

Sept 26th '00 Amarillo, TX Civic Center Auditorium (w/ Tidewater Grain)

Sept 27th '00 Oklahoma City, OK Brick Town Events Center (w/ Tidewater Grain)

Sept 29th '00 St. Louis, MO American Theatre (w/ Tidewater Grain)

Sept 30th '00 Louisville, KY Palace Theatre(w/ Tidewater Grain) [Ticket] (more info courtesy of Hunter Goatley)

October 1st '00 Indianapolis, IN The Murat Theatre (w/ Tidewater Grain)

October 3rd '00 WilkesBarre, PA Kirby Center (Canceled)

October 4th '00 Pittsburgh, PA AJ Palumbo Theatre (w/ Tidewater Grain)

October 5th '00 Ashbury Park, NJ The Paramount (w/ Dope)

Records an appearance on 'The Jon Stewart Show'

October 6th '00 Portland, ME State Theater (w/ Dope)

October 7th '00 Atlantic City, NJ Trump Marina (w/ Dope)

October 8th '00 Boston, MA The Orpheum (w/ Dope)

October 9th '00 Signing session at Spookyworld in Mass.

October 10th '00 Virginia Beach, VA NorVa

Because the stage in the NorVa theater wasn't big enough for the stage, some changes had to be made at this show. 

1. The opening band did not perform since there was no room to set a stage up for them.
2. They played the controller tape, but they could not bring the the controller out on stage.
3. During "Pick Up The Bones" Alice picked-up bones & body parts, but there was no frankenstein machine so during "Feed My Frankenstein" there was no theatrics.
4. A roadie was heard to say that it was either loose the frankenstein machine or loose the guillotine, so they choose to keep the guillotine
5. Before "No More Mr Nice Guy" Calico is walking around with the head. She takes the head and throws it over the platform that she stood on during "Go To Hell". Alice appears on the platform in the white suit, comes down the steps & sends her back into the car trunk.
6. During the spoken into on "It’s The Little Things", Alice does the regular "have you had one of days" bit. On this one he added " I came here to Norfolk, Va. and there's no stage, and the stage that is here has carpet on it"
(Chris Hart, Nov. 2005)

October 12th '00 Knoxville, TN Chilhowee Park Amphitheatre (w/ Tidewater Grain)

October 13th '00 Greenville, SC Carolina Metroplex (w/ Super V, The Oath)

October 14th '00 Robinsonville, MS Sam's Town Casino

October 15th '00 Cicero, Chicago, IL Hawthorne Racetrack (Enuff Z'nuff cancel support slot)

October 17th '00 Verona, NY Turning Stone Casino
(October 17th '00 NYC, NY Beacon Theater (Canceled)

October 18th '00 Trenton, NJ War Memorial (Canceled)

October 19th '00 Wallingford, CT Oakdale Theatre

October 21st '00 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheater

October 23rd '00 Greensboro, NC Memorial Auditorium

October 25th '00 Traverse City, MI

(October 27th '00 Fowlerville, MI Fairgrounds(Canceled) replaced by:)
October 27th '00 Canton, OH Palace Theatre

October 28th '00 Mt. Pleasant, MI Casino

October 29th '00 Haunted Hydro, Fremont, OH (Autograph signing session)

(October 30th '00 Wilmington, DE Kahuna Concert Hall(canceled replaced by:)
October 30th '00 New London, CT Foxwoods Casino (Dennis and Neal in attendance)

October31st '00 New York City, New York Roseland (w/ Dope)(Ace Frehley and Joey Greenburg at show) [Ticket]

November 11th '00 Cave Creek Ranch Second Annual Festival at Manana Golf Resort  (w/ Sammy Hagar closing the show, Kansas, Joe Satriani, Jesse James Dupree and Jackyl)

November 15th '00 Belo Horizonte, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

Alice again guests with the British Rock Symphony playing in the same format as the previous shows.

November 16th '00 Rio, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

November 17th '00 Sao Paulo, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

November 18th '00 Sao Paulo, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

November 19th '00 Sao Paulo, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

November 20th '00 Santiago, Chile (British Rock Symphony)

November 21st '00 Santiago, Chile (British Rock Symphony)

November 22nd '00 Santiago, Chile (British Rock Symphony)

(November 24th '00 Alice's home in Phoenix is burglarised.)

November 25th '00 Buenos Aires, Argentina (British Rock Symphony)

November 26th '00 Buenos Aires, Argentina (British Rock Symphony)

November 28th '00 Porto Alegre (British Rock Symphony)

November 30th '00 Rio, Brazil (British Rock Symphony)

December 8th '00 Alice Attends Los Angeles Lakers vs Seattle Supersonics basketball game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA

December 31st '00 Alice appears at Cooperstown with the Clock People.


January 24th '01 Alice is at the Phoenix Por-Am Golf Tournament in Scottsdale.

February 3rd '01 Alice is at the AT&T National Pro-Am Championship at Pebble Beach.

February 4th '01 Alice plays a short set with Clock People at Phoenix Cooperstown

February 12-13th '01 Alice is at the Bob Hope Classic Golf Tournament

February 19th '01 Alice in Denver for a week

February 20th '01 First airing of 'That 70's Show' episode 'Radio Daze' featuring Alice

April 6th '01 Alice interview on XFM broadcast

April 7th '01 Alice plays short set with Clock People at Alice Cooper Annual Golf Tournament in Phoenix

April 13th '01 Newcastle, Australia, Entertainment Centre

Phase two of the Brutal Planet show saw Eric Dover (Jellyfish/Slash/Glamnation) replace Pete Freisen and a couple of changes in the setlist. Jimmy Degrasso stepped in for the Australian dates before Eric Singer returned during a break in the Kiss tour. 'He's Back' replaced 'You Drive Me Nervous' for a few dates and 'Department of Youth' returned at the end of the show. At the end of that song; in the "Donnie Osmond" part... where he yelled "... we've got the power,   AND WHO GAVE IT TO YOU?" The band stopped playing, and they all shouted  "Britney Speeeeears!" Enter Calico Cooper, dressed in the Britney "trademark" school-uniform, dancing to "Ooops...". Dancing her way towards the front of the stage she stops right in front of Alice, singing "Hit me baby, one more time." He waits for a tiny moment, and (of course) hits her in her face. The band starts playing the Brutal Planet reprise as Alice and "Britney" fights on until one of the Executioner's henchmen pulls her to the guillotine. And at the very end of the show, the 3rd Alice enters the stage with Britney's decapitated head... Very funny. This often replaced 'Elected' or 'Elected was played as a second encore.

April 14th '01 Gold Coast, Australia Carrera Stadium [Ticket]

April 17th '01 Perth, Australia, Entertainment Centre

April 18th '01 Signing session in Adalaide

April 19th '01 Adelaide, Australia Entertainment Centre (w/ The Zep Boys) [Ticket]

April 20th '01 Melbourne, Australia Rod Laver Arena (w/ Paul Rodgers and Bad Company) [Ticket]

April 21st '01 Sydney, Australia Superdome [Ticket]

April 23rd '01 Alice and family spend the day shopping in Bangkok before continuing on to Sweden.

April 26th '01 Gothenburg Sweden Frolundberg

Eric Singer returns.
The original schedule for the first part of the European tour was changed substantially by the time the dates took place

April 27th '01 Linkoping, Sweden Stangebrohallen

April 28th '01 Falun, Sweden Lugnet

April 29th '01 Oslo Norway Spektrum

April 30th '01 Stockholm Sweden Hovet (w/ Dio, Ratt)

May 2nd '01 Sundsvall, Sweden Nordichallen (w/ Dio, Ratt)

May 3rd 2001 Alice did a record signing in Sundsvall, Sweden. Local TV (Mittnytt) filmed.

May 4th '01 Umeå, Sweden Noliahallen (w/ Dio, Ratt)

May 5th '01 Luleå, Sweden Delfinen (w/ Dio, Ratt)

May 6th '01 Oulu, Finland Formula Centre(Seinajokki listen on tour shirt) (w/ Sonata Arctica)

May 7th '01 Helsinki, Finland Jäähalli - Mike Munroe of Hanoi Rocks guests for 'Under My Wheels' (w/ Dio, Ratt) - Alice was interviewed on May 7th for a TV program called Jyrki

May 9th '01 Malmo, Sweden Baltiska Hallen

May 10th '01 Copenhagen, Denmark KB Hallen

May 11th '01 Berlin, Germany Huxley's Neue Welt

May 13th '01 Paris, France The Olympia

May 15th '01 Bournemouth, England BIC (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin) [Ticket]

May 16th '01 Manchester, England Apollo (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin)

May 17th '01 Brian Conley Show taped

May 18th '01 London, England Wembley Arena (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin) [Ticket]

Alice invited Brian May of Queen and Prime Minister Tony Blair(it was election time) to guest. Only Brian turned up of course, playing the intro to Queen's 'We Will Rock You' before joining the band for 'School's Out'.

May 19th '01 Cardiff, Wales International Arena (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin) [Ticket]

Alice also tapes appearances on 'Pop Factory' and 'Planet Rock Profiles'

May 20th '01 Birmingham, England NEC (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin)

May 21st '01 Edinburgh, Scotland Playhouse Theatre (w/ Dio, Orange Goblin) [Ticket]

After the Edinburgh show, Michael Bruce played a show just around the corner in a small club, his first UK show in 27 years. Much speculation about whether Alice would appear but in the end we did get Ryan (for 'No More Mr Nice Guy') and Eric Dover and Greg Smith(Eighteen) with Calico in the Audience. The Alice guys stayed around for a bit chatting afterwards as well.

May 22nd '01 Alice heads to New York and goes to see 'The Producers'

May 25th 2001 Michael Bruce plays Camden Underworld, London [Ticket]

May 30th '01 Alice plays a short set with Clock People at the opening of Denver Cooperstown.

June 2nd '01 Alice appears at Cooperstown Phoenix with Beautiful Creatures

June 29th '01 Alice appears at the Neil Lomax Celebrity Golf Tournament (same as Frank Sinatra event?)

August 14th '01 Alice is at the Celebrity MMR Rock Open at Wyncote Golf Club in Oxford, PA.

August '01 Alice films adverts for the Marriott hotel chain.

August 28th-31st '01 Alice is in New York filming a part in a short movie called 'Scary Tales' which seems to have almost disappeared without trace, with just a few short clips appearing on YouTube years later.

September 1st '01 Alice receives the 'Living Legend Award' from the international horror guild for his contributions to the field of horror and dark fantasy at Dragon*con in Atlanta, Georgia. Previous winners include Ray Bradbury and Clive Barker.

Sept 24th '01 Alice is at a golf Tournament in Texas.