Tagged: Chicago

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...

Chicago and Doobie Brothers Team up for Summer Tour

Prepare yourselves. An epic co-headlining tour is about to hit this summer.  Coming this summer are legendary classic rockers Chicago and The Doobie Brothers!  It should be a really  show to see live! The duo will hit the road for a 30 date-trek across North America which will kick off on June 7 in Concord, CA and will wrap up...

Julianne and Derek Hough Dancing Their Way to 2017 Tour

So, apparently Dancing with the Stars is a super big thing.  It has launched a lot of careers, including those of Julianne and Derek Hough.  Now the dancing and singing phenoms have announced a new North American tour in 2017.  This is their third tour and will include 48 cities.  The tour is dubbed the “Move Beyond” tour and will...

Bruno Mars Announces Massive 24k Magic Tour

Truthfully, pop music is not my genre, however, Bruno Mars is my most favorite of the pop world.  I think he’s so talented and so much fun.  He’s also a tireless entertainer, and 2017 is shaping up to be no different.  Now the singer-songwriter has announced a new 85-date tour.  85.  85 dates.  All in support of his newest album,...

Louis C.K. Launches Fresh New 2016-17 Tour

Fresh off his role as Max in Secret Life of Pets, ha, not to mention a tour he just ended two months ago, Louis C.K. will be hitting the road again this fall. There will be a few cities with multiple shows including Miami, Austin and NYC.  Though he just wrapped a tour, Louis promised new material for the eager...

Melissa Etheridge Plans MEmphis Rock and Soul Tour This Fall

She’s the only.  She’d walk across a fire for you.  She’s the one and only Melissa Etheridge, and the queen of the guitar has announced a short 8-date tour.  This tour will be in support of her yet to be released album, “MEmphis Rock and Soul” and will kick off on Oct. 7 in Washington D.C. and will wrap up...

The Pretty Reckless Announce Who You Selling For Tour

Little J and her kick-ass band, The Pretty Reckless just announced a huge new tour in support of their latest album, “Who You Selling For.”  This is a 32 date tour and will kick off on Oct. 23 in Las Vegas, NV and will wrap up Dec. 6 in Los Angeles, CA.  Some of the other stops along the way...