American guitarist and vocalist Richie Kotzen has announced the details of his debut east coast tour this year.

The former Poison and Mr Big member will be performing songs from his impressive 28-year career at shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in August.

The tour comes in support of Kotzen's recently-released 22nd solo album, Salting Earth, on which he plays every instrument.

A special guest for the tour will follow soon. 

For a look at all of the dates and venues, click on theGuide.