“American Idol” runner-up Adam Lambert is gearing up to kick off his Glamnation tour on Thursday, June 4 in Wilkes-Barre, PA. He tells Billboard magazine what his fans can expect from his shows this summer.
“I definitely think they’ll be comfortable,” the glam rocker says, “That was kind of an artistic experiment, the AMAs. I learned a lot
from it. I learned what my limitations are. I learned what my audience
wants to see. The [Glam Nation] concert definitely is sexy, but I feel
if anyone thought [the AMA performance] was not tasteful, this is
Lambert says his show is
“visually inspired by turn-of-the-century New Orleans…a kitschy, glam,
voodoo, crystal ball, black magic kind of look [with] a lot of
psychedelic, classic rock visual references. Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Keith Richards — those are the people who have inspired the look and the
feel of the show. I had fun with the projectionist and my costume
designer and…[the show] has its own little world.”
Read the rest of the Billboard interview for even more details. Did you book your tickets yet?
Also check out his cover from Frontiers magazine. The photo was taken by his friend Lee Cherry. If you don’t have a copy of the magazine, you can check out the interview via Twitpic, though it’s a little hard to read.