Tagged: Chicago

Chevelle Plans ‘The North Corridor’ 2017 Tour

One of my most favorite local rock bands just announced a bunch of new 2017 tour dates.  Chevelle is hitting the road in support of their latest album, ‘The North Corridor.’  This will be a 17-date tour and will kick off Sept. 30 in Las Vegas, NV and will wrap up Dec. 18 by bringing it all home to Chicago....

Shakira Plans North American 2017 El Dorado Tour

One of my most favorite Latina singers ever, Shakira, announced that she will be heading state side in early 2018.  I think that she is just adorable and such a great role model for girls.   This tour will be in support of her latest album, “El Dorado.”  The North American leg of the tour will kick off on Jan....

Pentatonix Announces Christmas Tour Dates

A Capella is a genre that has really gained steam ever since Pitch Perfect came out.  Now, the coolest of the A Capella groups, Pentatonix just announced a bunch of Christmas tour dates.  The Grammy winning group will head to Chicago, Upper Darby, Uncasville, Boston, Washington D.C. and NYC.  In addition to this fun news, Pentatonix announced that they will...

The Killers Announce 2018 Wonderful Wonderful Tour

Hey Mr. Brightside!  You ready to head back on tour?  Good news, The Killers just announced a huge new world tour in support of their latest album, “Wonderful Wonderful.”  The tour actually kicks off in Europe then will head to North America for 18 shows in early 2018.  The tour will kick off in Jan. 5 in Toronto, ON and...

Niall Horan of One Direction Announces Solo Flicker Sessions Tour

Hey boy band fans, this is big one!!  One Direction alumni Niall Horan just announced his very first solo world tour. Horan will be stepping out with his Flicker Sessions 2017 tour for 14 North American shows on Sept. 19 in Los Angeles, CA and will wrap up Nov. 22 in San Francisco, CA.  He will also  travel to Philadelphia,...

Kendrick Lamar Announces ‘DAMN’ Tour

There are few bigger rappers out there right now than Kendrick Lamar.  Now the Compton artist has announced a giant new 2017 tour this summer in support of his latest album, “DAMN.”  This is a 17 date tour and will kick off on July 12 in Phoenix, AZ and will wrap up Aug. 6 in Los Angeles, CA.  Lamar will...

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...

Chance the Rapper Announces New Tour in Support of Coloring Book Mixtape

The Grammys Awards that took place this past weekend were very good to Chance the Rapper.  After to cleaned up all his awards, he announced a huge new North American tour in support of his latest mixtape “Coloring Book.”    Chance’s tour includes 36 dates and will kick off on April 23 in San Diego, CA and will wrap up Oct....

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds Announce Spring/Summer Tour Schedule

Well, the warmer months are almost upon us (almost….), so it can only mean one thing.  It’s almost Dave Matthews season!  Surprise, not surprise, the perennial jam band fixture will hit the road again this spring and summer with Tim Reynolds for a 16-date acoustic tour across America.  When the European leg finishes up, Dave and Tim will head stateside...

Simple Plan Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary of Debut Album with Tour

In celebration of the the fifteen anniversary of their debut album, Canadian pop punk band Simple Plan announced a new North American Tour.  “No Pads, No Helmets…Just Balls!” came out fifteen years ago.  Can you believe that?  Fond memories of my late teens/early 20’s years.  The 19-date tour will kick off on March 18 in Fort Lauderdale, FL and will...