Tagged: 2017 tour

Gorillaz Planning Comeback with Humanz Tour

It’s been awhile, but the Gorillaz are back!  The British virtual band (wuh?) announced that they will be heading out on the road this summer in support of their newest album, “Humanz.” The tour will kick off on July 8 in Chicago, IL and will wrap up Oct. 11 in Duluth, GA.  Some of the other stops along he way...

Alt-J Plans Extensive’Relaxer’ Summer Tour

I think it goes without saying that Alt-J has had a pretty epic past couple years.  Now the indie rock band from England have announced a huge tour in support of their latest album, “Relaxer.”  Their tour officially kicks off in Europe, then will head state side for some festival appearances including Panorama and Lollapalooza, then kick off their headlining...

Gov’t Mule Announces The Tel-Star Sessions Tour

This is a fun one!  Southern jam band Gov’t Mule just announced a new tour this summer in support of their latest album, “The Tel-Star Sessions.”  There will be 13 stops on this tour kicking off Aug. 1 in Augusta, GA and will wrap up Aug. 18 in Papillion, NE.  Other stops include Charlotte, Atlanta, Boston, Pittsburgh and Indianapolis.  Special...

Willie Nelson Announces Outlaw Music Festival Tour

Few living musicians are as iconic as Willie Nelson.  He has been busy creating music, touring, being an activist and acting in over 30 films since his start in the early 70’s.   Now the legend will be taking his Outlaw Music Festival on tour this summer with a number of special guests.  This will be a 6-city tour in July...

Foster the People Planning Tour in Support of Upcoming Album

Breaking news!  Foster the People will be heading out on a major tour this year.  This tour will be in support of new album coming out later this year The 19-city tour will kick off on May 26 in San Diego, CA and will wrap up Aug. 1 in Memphis, TN.  Other stops include Las Vegas, Dallas, Pittsburgh and Nashville. ...

Epic Summer Tour Match Up: Echo and the Bunnymen and Violent Femmes!

Two of my most favorite post-punk/alt. rock bands ever are teaming up for a North American tour this summer.  Really, this news is huge for a person like me!  Echo & the Bunnymen and the Violent Femmes will head out together starting July 11 in Philadelphia, PA and will wrap up Aug. 3 in Vancouver, BC. Fun fact, I am...

Joe Bonamassa Brings His Guitar Act on the Road this Summer through Fall

Great news for Joe Bonamassa fans!  The Grammy-nominated guitar artist just announced that he will be expanding his 2017 tour throughout the rest of 2017. The North American leg of his tour kicks off Aug.4 in Atlantic City, NJ and will now wrap up Dec. 9 in Biloxi, MS.  Some of the other stops include New York, San Francisco, Las...

Pentatonix Bringing Acapella Style on the Road this Summer

Acapella is a thing.  In facts, it’s a huge thing.  It was really launched into the main stream by 2 entertainment forces: reality TV and a smash hit movie.  The masses really got their first taste of acapella with the reality TV show The Sing Off (2009-14) hosted by Nick Lachey and judged by Ben Folds, Shawn Stockman, Sara Bareilles,...

Duran Duran Plans ‘Paper Gods’ 2017 Tour

Get hungry, America.  Hungry like the wolf that is.  Duran Duran had such a great tour last year that they’re coming back again this summer!  This tour will be in support of their newest album, “Paper Gods” and will kick off on March 21st in Dallas, TX for nine dates.  Other cities include Houston, Ft. Lauderdale, Wilmington, Atlanta, Oakland, San...

Grammy Winning Ed Sheeran Announces 2017 World Tour

Hot pop- rock news!  The very talented, Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran just announced that he will be heading out on the road this year for a world tour.  This tour is in support of his newest album, “÷” and will kick off stateside for 48 dates starting June 29 in Kansas City, MO and will wrap up Oct....