Tagged: 2017 tour

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....

Get Ready to Rock Out with Korn and their The Serenity of Suffering Tour

I love, love, love Korn.  When I’m pissed off or having a bad day, Korn is always the answer.  Good news for me, now my favorite hard rock band has announced a new summer tour in support of their latest album, “The Serenity of Suffering.”   This seventeen date tour will kick off on June 16 in Salt Lake City, UT...

Pierce the Veil Unleashes with ‘We Will Detonate!’ Tour

Their following is quite fierce, and the fanfare have already begun for the post-hardcore group Pierce the Veil who announced a new spring 2017 North American tour.  This tour will support their newest album, “Misadventures” and is dubbed the “We Will Detonate!” tour and will kick off on April 21-22 in Denver, CO and will wrap up May 25 in...

Lil Wayne Announces 2017 Kloser 2 U Tour

One of the greatest current rap stars, Lil Wayne announced that he will be heading out on tour in support of his newest album, “Free Weezy Album.”  The Grammy Award winning rapper has dubbed his new tour the “Kloser 2 U” tour and will kick off on April 14 in Louisville, LA and will wrap up May 11 in Detroit,...

Soundgarden to Hit the Road this May for 9 Headlining Shows

Hot rock band news!  The very talented (former Super Group?), Grammy award winning Soundarden have announced that they will be hitting the road this spring.  Their headlining tour will kick off May 3 in Atlanta and will wrap up May 26 in Dallas, TX.  They will also visit Tuscaloosa, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Detroit, Maryland Heights, Denver and Houston.  Special guests...