Hootie & The Blowfish Tour; Sign With UMG/Nashville

Hootie & the Blowfish (Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Jim "Soni" Sonfeld and Capitol's Darius Rucker) will kick off their 44-city Group Therapy Tour May 30 in Virginia Beach. Joining them are fellow '90s radio staples Barenaked Ladies. In addition to the tour, Hootie & the Blowfish have signed with UMG/Nashville and will soon release their sixth studio album.