Hottest Tour Announcements of the Week
From classic rock to Swedish metal, noodling jam band to a capella, this week’s list of hottest tour announcements has it all. Check ’em out.
John Fogerty + ZZ Top ‘Blues & Bayous’ Tour
John Fogerty and ZZ Top are joining forces for the Blues and Bayous tour this summer. The 24-stop tour will kick off on May 25 at the Borgata Spa & Resort, followed by stops up and down the East Coast and Midwest. The final date is marked by a June 29 performance at Treasure Island Resort & Casino in Welch, MN. Browse tickets & tour dates.
Metallica ‘WorldWired’ Tour
It’s been almost a year since Metallica kicked off their WorldWired Tour, which saw the iconic rockers throughout North America all summer long. Now they’ll hit the road yet again, with a fresh batch of WorldWired dates slated for the fall and deep into winter of 2019. The fun kicks off on September 2 at the Kohl Center in Madison, WI. Browse tickets & tour dates.
Phish ‘Curveball’ Festival
Phish has announced plans behind their 11th festival, dubbed Curveball, set to take place in upstate New York this August 17 through 19. Fans of the band already know what to expect at the gathering, held at the Watkins Glen raceway, including large-scale art installations, plentiful food truck vendors, and multiple sets of music from the jam quartet. Browse tickets & info here.
Pentatonix North American Tour
In support of their upcoming album PTX Presents: Top Pop Vol. 1, a cappela titans Pentatonix are hitting the road for a tour. Catch the quintet from mid-July to mid-September, kicking off on July 12 in Salt Lake City at the USANA Amphitheatre. Among the stops are shows in Austin, Tampa, New Jersey and Toronto, with the final performance slated for September 16 at Tinley Park, IL. Browse tickets & tour dates.
Ghost ‘Rats on the Road’ Tour
Ghost, the Grammy-winning Swedish metal troupe, are taking their painted faces on the road. Catch them in support of their live album, Ceremony and Devotion, for 20 dates this spring, including a slot at Rocklahoma fest. The Rats on the Road tour kicks off on May 5 in Riverside, CA and wraps up on June 1 in St. Paul, MN. Browse tickets & tour dates.