Tagged: Classic Rock

Deep Purple Adds 31 More Dates To Long Goodbye Tour

Back in May, legendary rock band Deep Purple announced another leg to their ongoing ‘Long Goodbye Tour.’  Just today, another 31 more dates have been added to the tour cementing them as some of the hardest workers in the game. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band kicked off the tour way back in 2017, and this newest addition...

Roger Daltrey announces 50th anniversary reimagining of The Who’s Tommy

In the summer of 2018, Roger Daltrey and his band performed a couple of shows where they played The Who‘s iconic album, ‘Tommy‘ with the help of a symphony orchestra.  Those shows blew everyone away and even Daltrey described the shows as ‘magical.’ In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Tommy, Daltrey along with composer and arranger David Campbell for...

Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters Announces 2019 Tour

One of the most iconic rock singes of all time, Robert Plant, just announced a massive fall tour later in 2019.  The former Led Zeppelin singer will be joined by The Sensational Space Shifters.  They will kick off the tour on Sept. 17 in Philadelphia, PA with a co-headlining show with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats.  The tour will...

Toto Announces Final Leg of 40 Trips Around the Sun Tour

It’s been a busy two years for Toto, but they are now nearing the end of their ’40 Trips Around the Sun Tour’ with an additional 20 shows in North America this fall.  The legendary band will kick off their final leg on Sept. 20 in Los Angeles, CA and will conclude on Oct. 19 in Red Bank, NJ.  They...

Eric Clapton Announces Limited Engagement Tour

It can’t be that big of a surprise that Eric Clapton is hinting at retirement. However, after 57 years in the biz, the rock legend just announced a small ‘limited engagement’ tour that will happen this September with stops in San Francisco, Las Vegas and Phoenix.  Joining Clapton on tour will be hit backing band consisting of Doyle Bramhall II,...

The Who Announce 2019 Moving On Tour

Possibly one of the best known rock bands of all time aren’t ready to hang up their hats any time soon. Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who announced that they will be touring North America over the course of the Spring into fall.  The tour is dubbed the ‘Moving On! Tour’ and the first of 29 shows will...

The Rolling Stones Announce 2019 No Filter US tour

They might be pushing 80, but that isn’t slowing The Rolling Stones down AT ALL.  For real, with all of their drinking, smoking and drug taking, they have to be pickled at this point.  Regardless, they are pushing on and are planning their next round of stadium tours in 2019.  The U.S. leg of the tour is a continuation of...

Lindsey Buckingham Announces 2018 Solo Tour

One of the most renowned guitarists and lead vocalist of all time, Lindsey Buckingham just announced a solo North American tour in late 2018.  After a fairly tumultuous breakup with his former band, Fleetwood Mac, he’s ready to strike out on his own.  The first of 34 shows will kick off Oct. 7 in Portland, OR and will wrap up...

Jeff Beck and Paul Rodgers To Team Up for 2018 Tour

Two of the greatest rock musicians of the last half century just announced a joint tour!  Jeff Beck and Paul Rodgers will be teaming up for their ‘Stars Align’ Tour which will kick off July 18 in West Valley City, UT and will wrap up Aug. 26 in Tampa, FL.  They will also travel to Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, Toronto,...

Paul Simon Announces Final Tour Ever!

Another sad announcement for the music world.   Paul Simon recently announced that he will be hanging up his touring shoes after one last hurrah.  Paul will kick off his ‘Homeward Bound-The Farewell Tour’ for the first of 19 shows on May 16 in Vancouver, BC and will wrap up June 20 in Nashville, TN.  He will also head to Seattle,...