As of 5/27/20 our fall European tour is still a go. We are hopeful at this point but things could change. 

5/20/20   Randy Thompson Band new album 'Trouble On The Way' is finished. No release date set yet but it won't be long.

Going to Spain 

After next year we won't be able to sing that Three Dog Night song anymore. We are excited to be playing at the Santa Susanna Festival in Oct 2020. 

Recording Jan/Feb 2020 

The final tracks on the as yet untitled album will be recorded in Jan/Feb.

13th European Tour 

In the year 2020 the RTB is excited to perform our 13th European tour. Details are still being made but likely countries are Austria, Germany, Spain, France, and of course Switzerland.

New Album Coming 2020 

We will have a new album released in 2020 before the beginning of our 13th European tour in September and October.

RTB and DAC 

Looking forward to sharing the stage with David Allen Coe on 11/23/16

Randy Ball 

Randy Ball from Harpers Ferry WVa will be on bass for the first part of 2019 including the European tour in March and April. He's a fantastic musician who's gonna play both upright and electric. 

2019 European Tour 

The RTB will be on tour in Europe March 10 through April 2. Countries for this tour are Switzerland, France, Germany and Austria. Lots of return venues and new ones as well.

The band for the tour is of course Colin Thompson on Guitar, Harmonica,  Mandolin, Slide and Dobro.

Andy Hamburger on drums and for the first tour with us Randy Ball on bass. We are really looking forward to this tour.

Colin and Taz 

Colin will be playing a show with 14 year old guitar prodigy Taz Niederauer in Washington DC in October.

The Wharf 

This summer we will be at Pearl Street Warehouse at the new Wharf in DC. Its a magical place at night

Beaujolais 

We just finished mixing the song 'Beaujolas' that we recorded in Italy last fall. This is a BoDeans cover featuring Stafano Intelisano on accordian. Stefano is a current member of the BoDeans. We actually didn't even know this when we called him in for the session. Also on the track has our two Italian brothers of the road. Stefano Bertolotti and Roberto(Rubber Toe)Re.