Tagged: Rock

A Perfect Circle Announces New Album and 2018 Tour

Industrial rock supergroup A Perfect Circle just announced their first album in over fourteen years and subsequent tour!  This is big news!!  The tour will kick off April 14 in Tuscon, AZ and will wrap up May 22 in Birmingham, AL.  They will also makes stops in Santa Barbara, San Jose, Columbus, Omaha and a few others. In between all...

Don’t Stop Believing It! Journey and Def Leppard Planning 2018 Tour

Ohhhh…this is a monster of an 80’s rock band tour announcement!   Both Journey AND Def Leppard and teaming up for an awesome rock ballad of a tour later this year.  Both bands who last toured together twelve years ago, will both be performing full sets. They will kick off the first of 58 shows on May 21 in Hartford, CT and will...

Steely Dan Announces Fall Tour

Even though co-founder, Walter Becker, recently passed, Steely Dan is pressing on.  Donald Fagan announced that they are hitting the road for a 9-date tour this fall.  The mini tour will kick off Oct. 12 in Tulsa, OK and will wrap up Oct. 25 in Oxon Hill, MD.  They will also travel to Michigan, New York, Ontario and Connecticut.  Becker...

Get Ready to Rock Out with Korn and their The Serenity of Suffering Tour

I love, love, love Korn.  When I’m pissed off or having a bad day, Korn is always the answer.  Good news for me, now my favorite hard rock band has announced a new summer tour in support of their latest album, “The Serenity of Suffering.”   This seventeen date tour will kick off on June 16 in Salt Lake City, UT...

Metallica Drops News of WorldWired Tour 2017

It’s been a long eight years for die-hard Metallica fans, now the hard rock folks can rejoice.  After last night’s Grammy Awards show, Metallica announced a new North American tour in support of their latest album, “Hardwired…to Self-Destruct.”  The tour is dubbed the “WorldWired Tour 2017 ” and  will kick off on May 10 in Baltimore, MD and will wrap...

Nickelback Announces Feed the Machine Tour

I’m about to drop a bomb on all of you.  Prepare yourselves.  I don’t think Nickelback is that bad.  In fact, I think a lot of their songs are pretty catchy.  There, it’s out there.  There are a bunch of closet Nickelback fans who are secretly excited to hear that they just announced a 44-date tour across North America.  This...

The Beach Boys Plan 50th Anniversary Tour

It has been 50 years since The Beach Boys released their single, “Good Vibrations.”  50.  5-0. Half a century.  What’s even wilder than that, is that the group is still going on tour!  What?!  Going on very lengthy tour will be Mike Love, Bruce, Johnston, Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenberger, Tim Bonhomme and John Cowsill.  The tour will kick off on...

Bush and Chevelle Plan Summer Co-Headline Tour

Big rock news!  Two of the greatest names in rock music in the last 20 years announced that they will be going out on tour together  Bush and Chevelle will kick off a co-headling 16-date tour on July 23 in Cincinnati, OH and will wrap up Aug. 14 in Baltimore, MD.  Some of the other stops include Boston, Philadelphia, Charlotte...

Kiss is Back and Plan Freedom To Rock Summer Tour

KISS is definitely a once in a lifetime type of band.  The iconic rockers have been around for 40 years already and show no signs of stopping now.  To prove that point, Kiss announced that they will be hitting the road this summer for a U.S. tour.  The tour is dubbed the “Freedom to Rock” tour and will visit over...

Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead Remembered. R.I.P.

Last week, Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead died after a two month aggressive cancer diagnosis.   Lemmy and his band were a major influence on many current metal bands including Metallica and Slash of Guns n Roses. Lars Ulrich of Metallica spoke at length with Rolling Stone magazine about Lemmy’s lifelong influence on him and his band,  The full article can be...