Tagged: Philadelphia

St. Vincent Announces 2017 ‘Fear the Future’ Tour

A truly great live performer you should check out is St. Vincent.  Luckily for you, the singer-songwriter just announced a new tour for 2017. This will be her first tour since 2015 and will kick off Nov.14th for the first of 15 shows in Detroit, MI and will wrap up Dec.2 in Brooklyn, NY. Other stops on her “Fear the...

Queens of the Stone Age Plan Villains Tour

One of my most favorite alt rock band of the last 20 years just announced a huge new tour.  Woot!   Queens of the Stone Age just dropped the news that they’ll be hitting the road later this year in support of their newest album, “Villains.”  This is a world tour and will kick off Sept. 6 in Port Chester, NY...

Manchester Orchestra Announces ‘A Black Mile to the Surface’ Tour

A truly great band that deserves more attention is indie rock band, Manchester Orchestra.  Thankfully, the great just announced a 2017 tour in support of their latest album, “A Black Mile to the Surface.”  The band should get plenty of exposure during their 26 date tour which will kick off on Sept. 5 in Orlando, FL and will wrap up...

Arcade Fire Plans ‘Infinite Content Tour’

One of the greatest current indie rock bands just announced a lengthy 2017 tour.  Arcade Fire will be heading out on the road in support of their next album, “Everything Now.”  Their tour is dubbed the “Infinite Content Tour” and will kick off Sept. 5 in Quebec, QC and will wrap up Nov. 3 in Toronto, ON.  The Canadian band...

Hot Band to Watch: Brooklyn’s Own Grizzy Bear Announces First Major Tour

Take note everyone, one of the hottest bands out to keep your eye on just announced their first major tour in four years.  Brooklyn’s Grizzly Bear just announced that they will be hitting the road this fall in support of their upcoming album, “Painted Ruins.”  The tour will kick off the first of 19 shows Nov. 1 in Boston, MA...

Hot News: Katy Perry Announces Tour Dates for Witness Tour

There’s gonna be some fireworks!  Katy Perry just announced a massive North American tour in support of her latest album, “Witness.”  This tour will kick off on Sept. 7 in Columbus, OH for the first of 43 shows and will wrap up Feb. 5, 2018 in Vancouver, BC.  Perry will stop in all the major markets including Philadelphia, Washington D.C.,...

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...

Austin Mahone Announces New ‘For Me + You” Tour

Big news Austin Mahone fans!  The very talented singer-songwriter just announced a huge 2017 tour in support of his latest mixtape, “For Me+You.”  This is a 22 date tour and will kick off on May 31 in Fort Lauderdale and will wrap up June 29 in Los Angeles, CA. He will also visit Dallas, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, NYC, Detroit,...

Gorillaz Planning Comeback with Humanz Tour

It’s been awhile, but the Gorillaz are back!  The British virtual band (wuh?) announced that they will be heading out on the road this summer in support of their newest album, “Humanz.” The tour will kick off on July 8 in Chicago, IL and will wrap up Oct. 11 in Duluth, GA.  Some of the other stops along he way...

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...