After taking a short break, Peter Frampton launches the second leg of his Frampton’s Guitar Circus Tour tonight in Glen Allen, Virginia.  As previously reported, the trek features the veteran rocker performing alongside a variety of other famous guitarists.

During July, Frampton will be joined on stage at select dates by Rick Derringer, Kenny Wayne Shepherd,Toto‘s Steve Lukather, Los Lobos‘ David Hidalgo and Pearl Jam‘s Mike McCready.  The trek runs through an August 31 concert in Paso Robles, California, and the stars who’ll be playing with Peter that month are B.B. King, Sonny Landreth, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen, The Byrds‘ Roger McGuinn, Stone Temple Pilots‘ Dean DeLeo, Mountain‘s Leslie West, UFO‘s Vinnie Moore, jazz virtuoso Larry Carlton, British folk-rocker Richard Thompson and Hidalgo.

On the first leg of Guitar Circus outing, which got under way on May 26, the musicians Frampton welcomed to the stage included Robert Cray, Steve Cropper, ex-Eagle Don Felder, Vince Gill, McGuinn and West.

Frampton is making available full performances of each show on the tour as digital downloads that can be purchased at

Here is the complete list of upcoming Peter Frampton’s Guitar Circus Tour dates along with confirmed guest musicians:

7/10 — Glen Allen, VA, Innsbrook Pavilion (RD, KWS)
7/13 — Durant, OK, Choctaw Events Center (SL, RD)
7/14 — San Antonio, TX, Majestic Theater (KWS, SL)
7/16 — Corpus Christi, TX, Selena Auditorium (SL, RD)
7/19 — Quapaw, OK, Downstream Casino (SL, RD)
7/20 — Dubuque, IA, Diamond Jo Casino (SL, RD)
7/21 — Minneapolis, MN, State Theater (KWS, SL)
7/23 — Beaver Creek, CO, Vilar Performing Arts Center (SL)
7/26 — Airway Heights, WA, Northern Quest Casino (KWS, DH)
7/27 — Manson, WA, Mill Bay Casino (KWS, DH)
7/28 — Marysville, WA, Tulalip Resort Casino (KWS, DH, MM)
8/5 — Bethlehem, PA, Musikfest (BBK, SLa, VM)
8/7 — Simsbury, CT, Performing Arts Center – Simsbury Meadows (SLa, LW)
8/8 — Baltimore, MD, Pier Six Pavilion (BBK, SLa, RM)
8/10 — Atlantic City, NJ, Trump Taj Mahal (BBK, SLa, RM)
8/11 — Vienna, VA, Wolf Trap Filene Center (BBK, RM)
8/13 — Alpharetta, GA, Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (BBK, SLa, DH, LC)
8/14 — Cincinnati, OH, PNC Pavilion at Riverbend (BBK, SLa, DH)
8/16 — Aurora, IL, RiverEdge Park (BBK, SLa, RN, LC)
8/17 — Council Bluffs, IA, Harrah’s Hotel & Casino (BBK, SLa, RN, LC)
8/18 — Kansas City, MO, Kauffman Center (BBK, SLa)
8/20 — Morrison, CO, Red Rocks Amphitheater (BBK, SLa, DH)
8/21 — Albuquerque, NM, Route 66 Casino
8/23 — Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Hotel & Casino (BBK, DD)
8/24 — Los Angeles, CA, The Greek Theatre (BBK, SLa, DD)
8/25 — San Diego, CA, Civic Theatre (BBK, SLa, DD)
8/28 — Saratoga, CA, Mountain Winery (BBK, DD)
8/30 — Lincoln, CA, Thunder Valley Casino Resort (BBK, RT)
8/31 — Paso Robles, CA, Vina Robles Amphitheater (BBK, SLa, RT)