Top 5 Tour Announcements of the Week
From folk music to Florence– it’s all happening this week.
Florence + The Machine ‘How Beautiful’ Tour
Florence and the Machine are embarking on another tour in support of their latest album, How Big How Blue How Beautiful. The “How Beautiful” tour will begin its North American leg on May 13 in Miami, FL, and end on June 17 in Dover, DE. You can also look for them at this year’s Hangout Fest and Firefly Festival. Click here for more info.
Joan Baez 75th Birthday Tour
Folk goddess Joan Baez is celebrating her 75th birthday in style, with a tour through the East Coast (and a date in Canada!) in which she’ll be joined by some of the greats. Watch her share the stage with Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, Emmylou Harris, Mary Chapin Carpenter and more. The fun starts on January 27, click here for more info.
Jewel ‘Picking up the Pieces’ Tour
Speaking of folk, remember Jewel? Of course you do! The bodacious Alaskan is back in the spotlight, having just announced her “Picking up the Pieces” tour. Watch her play fan favorites, as well as read excerpts from her new memoir. Click here for more info.
Adam Lambert ‘Original High’ Tour
U.S. fans of Adam Lambert had their feathers ruffled last year when the singer announced a tour sans any North American dates. But they can now rest easy, as Lambert has unleashed a slew of dates taking place all across the country this winter/spring. The “Original High” tour kicks off on February 23 and runs through April 2. Click here for more info.
M83 North American Tour
Anthony Gonzalez is back in a big way, with the recent news of a new M83 album plus a spring North American tour. You can also catch the electronic outfit on the Coachella lineup, as well as Governors Ball and Sasquatch! Music Festival. Click here for more info.
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