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The Head and The Heart is on the Road This Fall
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:40:05 -0700 -

The Head and The Heart, folk-rock outfit from Seattle, unveiled fall 2016 tour dates in support of upcomming album. The trek kicks off October 3 by concert in St. Louis' The Pageant, lists 24 dates, and wraps up November 5, 6 by two shows in Seattle's Paramount Theatre. The Head and The Heart makes stops in Los Angeles, CA, Minneapolis, MN, Nashville, TN, New York, NY, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, Houston, TX, among other cities. Declan McKenna is openning act on most dates. Band's new studio album "Signs of Light" hits stores September 9. Listen song "All We Ever Knew" from the album below. Group consists of Josiah Johnson, Jonathan Russell, Charity Rose Thielen, Chris Zasche, Kenny Hensley, and Tyler Williams.

Melanie Martinez Expands Cry Baby Tour into Fall 2016
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:43:23 -0700 -

Pop singer/songwriter Melanie Martinez continues touring in support of her debut release "Cry Baby", and recently added fall 2016 North American dates to the trek. The outing starts September 19 by concert in Norfolk's The NorVa, lists 11 dates, and ends up October 21 by show in Las Vegas's The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. She will visit Washington, DC, Nashville, TN, Cincinnati, OH, Memphis, TN, Los Angeles, CA, and some other cities. This summer Melanie is also performing at several major festivals including "Panorama Festival" in New York (7/23), "Lollapalooza" in Chicago (7/28), and "Osheaga Festival" in Montreal (7/31). "Cry Baby", Martinez' first studio album, was released last year, and spawned singles "Pity Party", "Soap", and "Sippy Cup".

Die Antwoord Plotted out North American Tour This Fall
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 00:04:34 -0700 -

South African alternative hip hop group Die Antwoord heralded dates of their North American fall 2016 tour. The trek called "Mount Ninji and Da Nice Time Kid Tour" kicks off September 21 by concert in San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, comprises 24 dates, and wraps up October 27 by performance in Birmingham's Iron City. Outfit makes stops in Denver, CO, Dallas, TX, Houston, TX, Chicago, IL, Toronto, ON, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, and in some other markets. Die Antwoord also makes appearances at "Lollapalooza" in Chicago (7/31), and at "Voodoo Music + Arts Experience" festival (10/28-10/30) in New Orleans. Group's mixtape "Suck on This" was released this May as a free download. New Die Antwoord's album "We Have Candy" is expected to arrive later this year. Group consists of rappers Ninja, Yolandi Visser, and DJ Hi-Tek (Justin de Nobrega).

Shovels & Rope Announced Fall 2016 Tour
Sun, 03 Jul 2016 00:17:04 -0700 -

Folk duo Shovels & Rope rolled out fall 2016 tour dates in support of upcoming album. Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst will start the trek September 29 by concert in Knoxville's Bijou Theatre. Tour schedule lists 30 dates with final two shows on November 18 and 19 in Denver's Ogden Theatre. Shovels & Rope will make stops in Indianapolis, IN, Minneapolis, MN, Chicago, IL, Toronto, ON, Boston, MA, New York, NY, and Los Angeles, CA, among other cities. The duo will also make appearances at "Telluride Blues & Brews Festival" (9/18), and at "Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival" in Columbia, MO (10/1). "Little Seeds", new Shovels & Rope's album, will be released October 7. Listen track, "I Know", from the album below.

Of Montreal is Embarking on U.S. Tour This Fall in Support of New Album
Sat, 02 Jul 2016 00:36:13 -0700 -

Rock outfit Of Montreal heralded fall 2016 headlinig tour across U.S. supporting their upcoming album. The trek starts September 2 by show in their hometown Athens, GA, consists of 43 dates, and ends up October 31 by performance in Atlanta's Terminal West. Band will have gigs in Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY, Boston, MA, Cleveland, OH, Los Angeles, CA, and Phoenix, AZ, among other cities. Of Montreal's upcoming studio album

Kip Moore Announced Fall/Winter 2016 Tour
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:21 -0700 -

Country star Kip Moore unveiled dates of headlining "Me and My Kind" 2016 tour. The trek starts September 30 by show in Oklahoma City's Diamond Ballroom, and wraps up December 8 by concert in Detroit's The Fillmore. Kip will make stops in Pittsburgh, PA, Saint Paul, MN, Atlanta, GA, Kansas City, MO, New York, NY, and Philadelphia, PA, among other cities. Jon Pardi announced as special guest for these concerts. Up to the end of summer Moore is supporting Miranda Lambert in her tour, and will also make appearances a several festivals and fairs including "CMT Music Fest" in Kitchener, ON (7/8), and "Keloorah" festival in Brooklyn, MI (8/26). Kip's second studio album "Wild Ones" was released last year, and spawned singles "I'm to Blame", and "Running for You".

Chance the Rapper Heralded Fall 2016 Concert Plans
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:58:04 -0700 -

Chicago-based hip hop artist Chance the Rapper announced fall 2016 tour dates. North American leg of artist's Magnificient Coloring World Tour kicks off September 15 by show in San Diego's Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre and wraps up October 21 by performance in San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Concert itinerary comprises 17 dates, and lists such cities as Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Denver, CO, Toronto, ON, Boston, MA, Houston, TX, Dallas, TX, and others. In August and September Chance the Rapper will also make appearances at several festivals including "Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival" in San Francisco, CA (8/7), and "Summer Set Music & Camping Festival" in Somerset, WI (8/12). "Coloring Book", third official artist's mixtape, was released in May, and peaks number 8 in US Billboard 200 chart. In November Chance the Rapper visits Europe, giving concerts in Berlin, London, Manchester, Copenhagen, and Paris.

Opeth Is Touring Across U.S. and Canada This Fall
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 02:39:20 -0700 -

Swedish heavy metal outfit Opeth mapped out North American tour in the middle of fall 2016. The trek dubbed "Sorceress" begins September 24 by appearance at Ozzfest in San Bernardino, CA, lists 22 dates, with final show on October 26 in Vancouver's Orpheum. Band makes stops in Pittsburgh, PA, New York, NY, Boston, MA, Toronto, ON (2-day stay), Houston, TX, Las Vegas, NV, San Francisco, CA, and in other cities (see concert itinerary below). The Sword is announced as support. After that Opeth returns to Europe and gives concerts in Cologne, Germany, and London, UK in November. "Sorceress", Opeth's upcoming studio album, will be released this fall. Band members are Mikael Åkerfeldt, Martín Méndez, Martin Axenrot, Fredrik Åkesson, and Joakim Svalberg.

Epica is Touring North America in Fall 2016
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:52:52 -0700 -

Dutch symphonic metal outfit Epica is embarking on North American tour in fall 2016. The trek starts November 4 by concert in Quebec City's Imperial Du Quebec, and ends up December 3 by show in Worcester's The Palladium. Tour itinerary consists of 22 dates and includes Montreal, QC, Toronto, ON, San Francisco, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Baltimore, MD, New York, NY, and many other markets. Fleshgod Apocalypse, Arkona and The Agonist are announced as support. The band wrote on its website about the upcoming jaunt: "The time has finally come to visit North America again. We are super excited to show you guys our kick-ass new material of which we are extremely proud!" Epica is touring in support of upcoming studio album "The Holographic Principle", to be released September 30. Band line-up is Mark Jansen, Coen Janssen, Simone Simons, Ariën van Weesenbeek, Isaac Delahaye, and Rob van der Loo.

Billy Talent Announced September 2016 U.S. Tour
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:40:30 -0700 -

Canadian rock outfit Billy Talent unveiled details of their solo U.S. September 2016 tour. The outing starts with appearance at Denver's Riot Fest & Rodeo, lists 14 dates, and wraps up September 30 by a stop at Chill On The Hill Festival in Sterling Heights, MI. The band will visit Kansas City, MO, Minneapolis, MN, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, Washington, DC, and some other markets. After that Billy Talent goes overseas for extensive European tour up to the end of 2016. "Afraid of Heights", band's new studio album hits digital stores July 29. Band members are Benjamin Kowalewicz, Ian D'Sa, Jonathan Gallant, Aaron Solowoniuk, and Jordan Hastings.

Twiztid Heralded Fall 2016 Tour
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:17:34 -0700 -

Hip hop duo Twiztid, consisting of Jamie Spaniolo and Paul Methric, announced North American concert tour in fall 2016. The trek kicks off September 28 by show in Minneapolis' The Cabooze, and includes 30 dates up to the end of October. Special guests for these performances are Mac Lethal, Zodiac Mprint, Lex The Hex Master, Menace 2 Sobriety, and Godz of Kaos. Duo will visit Kansas City, MO, Denver, CO (2-day stay), Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Houston, TX, Philadelphia, PA, Cleveland, OH, and many other cities. Twiztid's 2003 album "The Green Book" will be rereleased this August.

Bonnie Raitt Mapped Out 2016 Tour
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:56:07 -0800 -

Blues singer/songwriter Bonnie Raitt heralded North American 2016 tour dates to support new album. The outing kicks off March 12 by concert in Albany's Palace Theatre, currently consists of 22 dates, and wraps up May 4,5 by two-day stay in Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Raitt will make stops in Toronto, ON, Detroit, MI, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Washington, DC, Boston, MA, New York, NY (two-day stay), Houston, TX, and in some other cities. After North American leg Bonnie goes overseas to conduct European part of the tour, and will visit U.K., Belgium, Germany, and Denmark. "Dig In Deep", artist's seventeenth studio album, is set for release on February 26. The album can be pre-ordered from iTunes, Amazon, or Bonnie's official website.

Ciara Announced Spring 2016 Tour Dates
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:45:52 -0800 -

R&B singer/songwiter Ciara heralded 2016 dates for second leg of her "Jackie Tour". The outing kicks off March 30 by concert in Anaheim's House Of Blues, and wraps up April 24 by performance in Lake Buena Vista's House Of Blues. During this trek Ciara will make stops in Portland, OR, Seattle, WA, Vancouver, BC, Toronto, ON, Baltimore, MD, Atlanta, GA, and in some other cities. Artist is touring in support of her latest studio album "Jackie" which surfaced last May. The album spawned singles "I Bet", and "Dance Like We're Making Love". It follows Ciara's self-titled debut album released in 2013.

Rihanna is Touring Through North America and Europe in 2016 to Support New Album
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:11:24 -0800 -

Rihanna announces tour across North America and Europe starting early next year. North American leg of this trek dubbed "The Anti World Tour" kicks off February 26 by concert at San Diego's Viejas Arena, now consists of 35 stops in U.S. and Canada, with final show on May 7 at Oakland's Oracle Arena. Rihanna will visit Phoenix, AZ, Houston, TX, Atlanta, GA, Miami, FL, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, Montreal, QC, Toronto, ON, Las Vegas, NV, and many other markets. On selected dates support for these shows are The Weeknd, Big Sean and Travis Scott. Rihanna's new album 'Anti' hits digital stores November 27. Watch video of album's third single "American Oxygen" below.

Wolf Alice Unveiled 2016 U.S. Tour
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:02:46 -0800 -

English alternative rock outfit Wolf Alice announced U.S. tour in spring 2016. The outing kicks off April 1 by performance in Philadelphia's Union Transfer, comprises currently 9 shows and ends up April 15 by concert in Salt Lake City. Among other cities Wolf Alice will make stops in New York, NY, Boston, MA, Columbus, OH, and Denver, CO. Band is touring world-wide in support of their debut studio album "My Love Is Cool" released last June. The album spawned singles "Giant Peach", "Bros", and "You're a Germ". Wolf Alice consists of Ellie Rowsell, Joel Amey, Joff Oddie, and Theo Ellis.

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