Garbage, whose video for “Special” is nominated for a 1999 Video Music Award, will be heading back to school in October, along with the Southern California rockers of Lit, for MTV’s newest Campus Invasion tour.The third installment of the collegiate-oriented concert series will hit more than 20 U.S. campuses over a six-week period. A full itinerary, including specific dates and venues, will be announced shortly. Garbage will use the Campus Invasion tour as a means to wind down this leg of it 25-country world tour. The Invasion outing will also feature a variety of other music and lifestyle oriented activities inside the roving MTV village. Meanwhile, modern rock radio darling Lit is in the midst of its own world tour, which recently took them to Europe to play at the U.K.’s prestigious Reading Festival.
– Tina Johnson