Tagged: Alt Rock

My Morning Jackets Expands World Tour to Include U.S. Leg

has been spectacularly excellent over the years.  This week, the alt. rock band released their newest studio album, The Waterfall, and announced a U.S. leg to their massive (massive!) world tour.  The U.S. dates have their tour kicking off in Sept. 30 in Portland, OR and wrapping up Oct. 24 in Grand Prairie, TX.  Some of the other cities to...

Incubus and Deftones Co-headline New Summer Tour

Wish you were here… Haha, no really though, after a small break,  alt. rockstars, Incubus will be heading out on tour.  This is actually a co-headlining tour with alt-metal band, Deftones for an arena tour across the U.S. this summer.  The tour will kick off July 22 in Clarkson, MI and will wrap up Aug. 30 in Chula Vista, CA. ...

Smashing Pumpkins Unplugged Tour!

I would feel it would be a major disservice, mostly to myself as a 90’s alt. rock lover, if this solo tour went unmentioned.  I LOVE 90’s alt. rock.  If you think of it, there are generally three bands that come to mind; Pearl Jam, Nirvana and Smashing Pumpkins.  Well….The Smashing Pumpkins :: Billy Corgan and new band ::cough:: just...

Brandon Flowers: The Desired Effect Tour

Mr. Brandon Flowers (formerly?) of The Killers just announced a big solo tour in North America.  The tour will be in support of his newest album, “The Desired Effect.”  The tour will kick off July 27 in Pittsburgh, PA and will wrap up Sept. 26 in Los Angeles, CA.  Some of the other stops along the way include Washington D.C.,...

Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson to Team Up For Summer Tour

I am a 90’s alternative girl at heart.  There are few things I love more than some Veruca Salt, Foo Fighters, Local H, Weezer, etc.  But, be still my beating heart!  Two legendary 90’s acts are teaming up for a summer tour.  The Smashing Pumpkins (although, to be real, it’s Billy Corgan plus newbies) and Marilyn Manson.  Their new tour...

The Used Team Up with Chevelle and Marmozets for Tour

One of my favorite alt. rock bands, The Used, just announced that they will be heading out on tour this spring for a short tour.  Joining them on tour will be Chevelle and Marmozets.  The tour will kick off on May 4 in Birmingham, AL and will wrap up May 22 in Chicago, IL.  Before this tour kicks off The...

Hozier Announces 2015 Tour

If you’ve listened to the radio, turned on the tv, and just generally haven’t been living under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard Hozier‘s hit song “Take Me to Church.” If you haven’t, come on now, go, go, go! Andrew Hozier-Byrne, just announced a 2015 North American tour. The tour will kick off Feb. 6 in Los Angeles, CA and...

Alt-J Announces North American Tour

One of the hottest, up and coming Indie Rock bands, Alt-J just announced a North American tour.  The English band made the announcement just after announcing plans to perform at Madison Square Garden on March 30th, 2015.  The tour is in support of Alt-J’s newest LP, “This Is All Yours” which was released in September 2014, and the tour will...

Linkin Park Announces Hunting Party Tour

Though they just wrapped a tour, Linkin Park is not a band to sit around and be forgotten.  Linkin Park just wrapped up with giant “Carnivores Tour,”  but they are heading out on the road again for another North American tour with Rise Against and Of Mice and Men.  This new tour is dubbed “The Hunting Party Tour.”  The tour...