Keanu Reeves’ Band Dogstar Makes a Triumphant Return with New Single and Album After 23 Years

Picture of Dogstar "Everything Turns Around"

Dogstar, the iconic alt-rock band from the 90s, is back with a bang, announcing an exciting tour, their first album in 23 years, and sharing the lead single, Everything Turns Around.”

Comprising guitarist and vocalist Bret Domrose, drummer Rob Mailhouse, and bassist Keanu Reeves, the band is re-introducing themselves to the music scene with the release of their latest track, “Everything Turns Around,” and their forthcoming LP, Somewhere Between the Power Lines and Palm Trees.

The band expresses their excitement about the new single, calling it a fun summer song with an uplifting message and positive vibes that will brighten listeners’ days. The track holds special significance for the band as it has been a favorite during their live performances.

Somewhere Between the Power Lines and Palm Trees will mark Dogstar‘s third album and is set to be released on October 6 via their label, Dillon Street Records. Fans can pre-order the album here to ensure they get their hands on it as soon as it drops.

Formed in the early 90s, Dogstar released their debut album, “Our Little Visionary,” in 1996, followed by “Happy Ending” in 2000. Despite their initial success, the band went on hiatus and eventually disbanded a couple of years later.

To celebrate their highly-anticipated new album, Dogstar will hit the road next month, commencing their tour on August 10 in Hermosa Beach, California. The band will be making their way along the west coast before heading to Japan for a few shows in September. Their North American tour is scheduled to begin on November 30, with dates lined up through December 20 in Nashville.

Dogstar tour dates are: 

10 – Hermosa Beach, CA, Saint Rocke
11 – Phoenix, AZ, Crescent Ballroom
12 – Las Vegas, NV, Brooklyn Bowl
15 – Salt Lake City, UT, The Complex
17 – Denver, CO, Marquis Theatre
18 – Boulder, CO, The Fox Theatre
19 – Aspen, CO, Belly Up
22 – Napa, CA, Uptown Theatre
23 – Menlo Park, CA, The Guild Theatre
24 – San Luis Obispo, CA, Fremont Theater
26 – Ventura, CA, Ventura Music Hall
27 – Solana Beach, CA, Belly Up
28 – Santa Ana, CA, The Observatory

30 – Los Angeles, CA, Troubadour

3 – San Francisco, CA, The Great American Music Hall
5 – Sacramento, CA, Crest Theatre
7 – Chicago, IL, Thalia Hall
8 – Detroit, MI, The Majestic Theatre
9 – Toronto, ON, Lee’s Palace
11 – Brooklyn, NY, Music Hall of Williamsburg
12 – Boston, MA, Paradise Rock Club
14 – Philadelphia, PA, Underground Arts
15 – Washington, DC, The Howard Theatre
16 – Norfolk, VA, The NorVa
18 – Charlotte, NC, The Underground
19 – Atlanta, GA, Center Stage
20 – Nashville, TN, Brooklyn Bowl

Tickets for all North American shows will be available for purchase starting July 21 at 10 am local time. Fans can visit the official website to secure their tickets and join in the excitement of Dogstar‘s long-awaited return.

The band made a triumphant comeback at the BottleRock festival back in May, performing together for the first time in two decades. The event marked the debut of new music alongside tracks from “Our Little Visionary” and “Happy Ending.” Keanu Reeves shared his love for the band and expressed his admiration for Alvvays, an indie group he considers one of his current favorites. Reeves praised the lead singer, Molly Rankin, and their inventive pop songs, showcasing his passion for good music and energetic performances.

With their highly-anticipated album on the horizon and an eagerly-awaited tour, Dogstar is set to make a powerful statement, rekindling the nostalgia of their earlier successes while carving a fresh path in the world of music once more.