Top 5 Tour Announcements of the Week
This week, Blake Shelton drops a batch of winter shows and some of the best indie rock groups announce massive tours… but who cares because New Kids on the Block are going on tour with Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men.
The xx European Tour
After previously announcing shows in the Czech Republic, Tokyo, Poland and Croatia, indie trio The xx are now headed for Europe. The band just released two months worth of concerts throughout the continent, culminating in a March 17 show at Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff. Click here for tickets.
Dawes 2017 Tour
In support of their new album, We’re All Gonna Die, Dawes has just revealed some ambitious 2017 touring plans. The rockers will kick things off on January 10 at Belly Up in San Diego, followed by stops in every nook and cranny of the US. Click here for tickets.
NKOTB, Paula Abdul & Boyz II Men Tour
The ’90s revival continues as New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men and Paula Abdul have announced they’ll be hitting the road for a joint summer trek. Dubbed The Total Package Tour, catch this dream team starting on May 12 in Columbus, OH. Click here for tickets..
Parquet Courts 2017 Tour
In addition to their previously announced December shows, Parquet Courts have just announced a fresh round of winter concerts. Listen to tunes from their latest effort, Human Performance, from January 31 to February 13, starting with a show in Philly at Union Transfer. They’ll be joined by Mary Lattimore as tour support. Click here for tickets.
Blake Shelton Winter Tour
Blake Shelton is taking a break from judging duties on The Voice to hit the road for a winter tour. Joining him this time around will be RaeLynn, his mentee and contestant from the show’s 2012 season. The tour will take place predominately on the West Coast, kicking off on February 16 in Bakersfield, CA. Click here for tickets.
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