For interviews and articles from the tour, go to the Expando 2011 page.
From his assistant Julie:
Dear Fans of Timothy,
First of all, please know that Timothy is ok, so don't worry. He said I can tell you about his current health situation, since I'm sure you would want to know.
In October, Timothy was diagnosed with throat and neck cancer. He flew to New York right after the 11/17/12 Las Vegas show for surgery with a top surgeon. He was only in the hospital for three days.
The good news is that the surgery was successful and Timothy has received a clean bill of health. The final pathology report stated that he appears to be cancer free, both in his throat and neck. He does not need to have chemo or radiation. Now he just has to keep an eye on things every month for about a year to be sure it stays away, and then not so often.
Timothy is healing nicely, though his throat is still a bit sore, but he's already out and about. He says that this has been a life changer in many ways, and that it has only bolstered his resolve to, in the words of Warren Zevon, "... enjoy every sandwich."
He doesn't have his singing voice back yet, but he's been talking ever since being in the recovery room at the hospital, and the doctors are quite confident he'll be up and at it again, in a matter of time. As of 12/20/12, he's still planning to perform at the Eagles' 12/30/12 show in Las Vegas.
If you would like to email a message to Timothy, you may send it to email@example.com, in the subject line,put "Message for Timothy" and I'll make sure he receives it.
If you would like to mail him a card or letter, please send it to:
Timothy B. Schmit c/o ETC 1100 Glendon Ave., Suite 2000 Los Angeles, CA 90024
I know Timothy will be glad to receive your encouraging messages of support. Please know that he's in good spirits and is optimistic, as always. I wish you all a happy, healthy holiday season and a wonderful New Year.
All the best,
on behalf of Timothy B. Schmit
NEW - TOUR DATES 2011 - Timothy will be playing 10 dates in the west, starting the day after Thanksgiving! Go to Timothy's site for the full list.
Timothy is on the cover of the August issue of Bass Player magazine, along with a nice interveiw. He's also in the June issue of M Music & Musicians magazine.
5/15/10 - There's been a lot of concern among Timothy fans the last few days, hearing that several Eagles shows were postponed due to Timothy being ill. Just received the following message from Timothy's assistant, which should make us all feel better!
"You can assure fans that, although I consider this a rather large bump in the road, this is not life-threatening, and I should be up and running fairly soon. Thanks, Timothy"
NEW CD NEWS Sept 5, 2009 - The release date for Timothy's new cd, Expando is Oct 20th!! You can pre-order on Amazon - Expando
NEW BACKING VOCAL: Timothy and Don did backing vocals for a song on John Fogerty's new cd, "Blue Ridge Rangers Ride Again", which is due out in September. They sing on Garden Party.
NEWS April 2009- Timothy appearing at Stagecoach with Poco
NEW! I've updated my New Breed pages from my other site, Keep on Tryin, with an old press release and 3 pages of photos
2/10/2008-EAGLES SPECIAL ON CMT CMT is having a 30 minute special on the Eagle tomorrow night. Apparently it's s longer version of the 60 Minutes special.
10/30/2007 NEW EAGLES CD !!! It's finally here! You can get Long Road Out of Eden either at Walmart or through the bands official site. The release of the cd was a pretty nice birthday present for Timothy!
8/16/2007 NEW EAGLES SINGLE!!! - check out the single, How Long on either the Eagles offical site or their myspace page . The new album, Long Road Out Of Eden will be released in October but both the Eagles official site and the Walmart site will be taking pre-orders on Monday, 8/20.
7/20/2007 - NEW TIMOTHY INTERVIEW-Timothy did a radio interview with his friend Mark Hudson who was the DJ for a radio show in Washington DC. You can here it all on the station's website
NEWS: May 12, 2007 - Timothy made an appearance last night with his New Breed bandmates at an event in Sacramento celebrating the city's musical history. Thanks to Melody, Joey and Jody for sharing their photos.
NEWS: New Breed CD: The following will be available around May 16th. "The New Breed Wants You! contains 24 tracks from 1965-1968, including all their 45 sides, unreleased material from aborted single and album projects, and several cuts by the combo's latterday incarnation Glad. As an added bonus, there are three video segments including footage of the band miming on an L.A. pop show in 1967, and a 1-1/2 minute clip of The New Breed playing Public Nuisance in a game of volleyball! The package's deluxe 28-page booklet is crammed with mostly unseen pix, many in color, plus a definitive New Breed history by NorCal '60's expert Alec Palao. Any fan of quality mid-'60s teenaged rock'n'roll will want to snap up The New Breed Wants You!" (from 60sgaragebands.com)
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