Tagged: Billboard

Harry Connick Jr. Plans Post Idol Summer Tour

Is there life after American Idol?  Well, for Harry Connick, Jr., there is!  The Grammy award winning jazz singer just announced a lengthy summer tour.  The tour will kick off April 23 in El Paso, TX and will wrap up June 19 in Bethlehem, PA.  Other stops along the way include Houston, Chicago, Louisville, Atlanta, Nashville and more. This tour...

CHVRCHES Has Busy Summer Planned with Death Cab for Cutie

I think one of the better alt rock bands emerging lately is CHVRCHES.  They’ve definitely already “made it”, but their popularity is rapidly escalating and they’re capitalizing on it.  Therefore, they’ve announced a small-ish tour with Death Cab for Cutie.  The tour will kick off on June 7 in Cleveland, OH and will continue on to Canandaigua, NY, Augustine, GA,...

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Plan The Unruly Mess I’ve Made Tour

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis really burst onto the scene about a year and a half ago.  Now the duo have announced another huge world tour in support of their newest album, “The Unruly Mess I’ve Made.”  The tour starts off in Europe in March and April then ventures over to North America on May 25 in Vancouver, BC and wraps...

Modest Mouse Plans New Summer Tour with Brand New

One of the current best indie/alt rock bands out there just announced a new summer co-headlining tour. Modest Mouse announced that they will be heading out on the road with Brand New.  The tour will kick off on June 28 in Magna, UT and will wrap up July 31 in Portland, OR.  Some of the other stops along the way...

Pearl Jam Announces Huge New Spring Tour

I am a 90’s alt rock lover, so this is exciting news to me!  The one and only Pearl Jam have announced that they will be heading out on a North American tour this spring.  The tour will be in support of their newest album, “Lightning Bolt” and will kick off on April 8 in Fort Lauderdale, FL and will...

Rihanna Plans New Anti World Tour in 2016

Rihanna is a style icon and has been a pretty constant fixture in the gossip magazines, and now the R&B singer has announced an enormous world tour in 2016.  This new tour will be in support of her newest album, “Anti.”  The “Anti World Tour” will kick off on Feb. 26 in San Diego, CA and will wrap up May...

O.A.R. Announce Winter You Pick the Set Tour

One of my favorite jam bands if all the last 20 years just announced a new winter tour.  Alt. rock band, O.A.R. will be kicking of their “You Pick the Set Tour” on Dec. 16 in Cleveland and will wrap up Feb. 26 in Orlando, FL.  The Crazy Game of Poker guys will also be stopping in Chicago, Nashville, Atlantic...

Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert Plan Spread the Love Tour

One of the other country mega-stars has announced his own 2016 stadium tour.  Kenny Chesney announced that he will be teaming up with Miranda Lambert for a 2016 stadium tour dubbed the “Spread the Love” tour.  The tour will kick off April 23 in Auburn, AL with the first Music & Miracles Superfest and will wrap up Aug. 20 in...

2015 CMT on Tour Feat. Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett

The headliners for the 2015 CMT on Tour have been announced.  Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett will headline the 14th annual tour.  Danielle Bradbery will join the guys as a special guest.  The CMT on Tour: Brett Eldredge & Thomas Rhett – Suits & Boots will kick off on Oct. 29 in NYC, NY and will wrap up Dec. 11...