Tour De Force: Third Eye Blind, Smash Mouth, Dread Zeppelin...

Third Eye Blind/Smash Mouth: They're both from the Bay Area, they

both had big hits in '97 and now they're touring together.

Third Eye Blind/Smash Mouth Tour Dates:

Jan. 29; Visalia, Calif., Visalia Convention Center

Jan. 30; Bakersfield, Calif., Bakersfield College

Jan. 31; San Francisco, Calif., Warfield

Feb. 1; Riverside, Calif., University of California

Feb. 2; Las Vegas, Nev., Joint

Feb. 3; Salt Lake City, Utah, University of Utah

Feb. 5; Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre

Feb. 6; Boulder, Colo., University of Colorado

Feb. 7; Kansas City, Kan., Memorial Hall

Feb. 10; Des Moines, Iowa, Super Toad

Feb. 11; Rolla, Mo., University of Missouri

Feb. 12; St. Louis, Mo., American Theatre

Feb. 13; Louisville, Ky., Brewery

Feb. 14; Atlanta, Ga., Fox Theatre

Dread Zeppelin: Ever wonder what would happen if Elvis fronted a ska

band that covered Led Zeppelin tunes? If you're lucky enough to catch a

Dread Zep show, you'll see a pretty good example of what could happen.

Dread Zeppelin Tour Dates:

Jan. 24; Marina Del Rey, Calif., Scruffy O'Shea's

Feb. 7; Tempe, Ariz., Gibson's

Feb. 8; Scottsdale, Ariz., Phoenician Hotel

Feb. 14; Tempe, Ariz., Gibson's

Feb. 21; Tempe, Ariz., Gibson's

Feb. 28; Tempe, Ariz., Gibson's

Mar. 14; Santa Monica, Calif., 14 Below

Jesus Lizard: Abrasive noise-rockers Jesus Lizard are

getting prepared for a long string of nights where they'll be

packing 'em in and delivering the goods.

Jesus Lizard Tour Dates:

Jan. 15; Houston, Texas, Mary Jane's

Jan. 16; Austin, Texas, Emo's

Jan. 17; Dallas, Texas, Galaxy Club

Jan. 18; Oklahoma City, Okla., VZD

Jan. 20; Albuquerque, N.M., Launch Pad

Jan. 21; Phoenix, Ariz., Mason Jar

Jan. 22; San Diego, Calif., Casbah

Jan. 23; West Hollywood, Calif., Roxy Theatre

Jan. 24; San Francisco, Calif., Bottom Of The Hill

Jan. 25; Sacramento, Calif., Bojangles

Jan. 27; Portland, Ore., Satyricon

Jan. 28; Bellingham, Wash., Bellingham Bay Brewing Company

Feb. 6; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

Feb. 7; St. Louis, Mo., Side Door

Feb. 12; Minneapolis, Minn., 7th Street Entry

Feb. 13; Madison, Wis., Regent Street Retreat

Feb. 14; Green Bay, Wis., Concert Cafe

Hepcat: Set your phasers on boogie and get ready to skank --

Hepcat are coming with their ska attack.

Hepcat Tour Dates:

Feb. 4; Sacramento, Calif., El Dorado

Feb. 5; San Francisco, Calif., Slim's

Feb. 6; Los Angeles, Calif., El Dorado

Feb. 7; Solana Beach, Calif., Belly-Up Tavern

Feb. 8; Phoenix, Ariz., Jackson Hole

Feb. 10; Dallas, Texas, Galaxy

Feb. 11; Austin, Texas, Liberty Lunch

Feb. 12; Houston, Texas, Fitzgerald's

Feb. 14; St. Petersberg, Fla., Jannus Landing

Feb. 15; Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Squeeze

Feb. 16; Orlando, Fla., Sapphire Supper Club

Feb. 17; Atlanta, Ga., Masquerade

Feb. 19; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

Feb. 20; Philadelphia, Pa., Trocadero

Feb. 21; Boston, Mass., Paradise

Feb. 22; New York City, N.Y., Tramps

Feb. 24; Montreal, Que., Cabaret Music Hall

Feb. 25; Toronto, Ont., Opera House

Feb. 26; Cleveland, Ohio, Grog Shop

Feb. 27; Detroit, Mich., St. Andrews Hall

Feb. 28; Chicago, Ill., House of Blues

March 1; Minneapolis, Minn., First Ave.

March 3; Omaha, Neb., Ranch Bowl

March 4; St. Louis, Mo., Hi Point

March 5; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

March 6; Denver, Colo., Bluebird

March 7; Provo, Utah, Omni

March 9; Seattle, Wash., RCKNDY

March 10; Vancouver, B.C., Starfish Room

March 11; Portland, Ore., La Luna