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KISS & Motley Crue, Beyonce, One Direction, CSN, Drake, 311, Avicii, Fiest & More

One of the most anticipated tours of the year arrives as KISS & Motley Crue join forces for a summer tour. Combining the costumes, makeup, music, and pyrotechnics you’ve come to expect from both bands, “KISS & Motley Crue: The Tour” comes to Bristow, Virginia Beach, Raleigh, Atlanta, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Dallas, Englewood, Chula Vista, and many more. Buy These Tickets

One month after completing a tour with Big Time Rush, the British boy band One Direction returns to the U.S. for their own headlining tour. The popularity of the band was shown when they were greeted by tons of screaming teens during the group’s appearance on the “Today” show, followed by their chart-topping debut album “Up All Night,” and already sold-out arena dates. The boys come to Fairfax, East Rutherford, New York, Camden, Toronto, Detroit, Rosemont, San Diego, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Anaheim, Dallas, and more. Buy These Tickets

After the birth of her first child, Beyonce has confirmed show dates for Atlanta City, sparking rumors that possibly a tour is in the works. Beyonce is scheduled to play three dates at Revel Resorts’ Ovation Hall May 25th to the 27th. Buy These Tickets

Multi-Platinum artist Drake announces a 27-city amphitheater tour. Touring in support of his “Take Care” album, the “Club Paradise Tour” also includes special guests J. Cole, Waka Flocka Flame, Meek Mill, 2 Chainz, and French Montana. The tour comes to Springfield, Concord, Irvine, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Dallas, Houston, Chicago, Atlanta, Clarkston, Noblesville, Memphis, Camden, and more. Buy These Tickets

Crosby, Stills & Nash gives fans plenty of chances to see them this summer with a 50+ date summer tour. The legendary trio will be in full action from April to September with shows in Tuscaloosa, Biloxi, Alpharetta, Nashville, Paducah, Cincinnati, Toledo, Saint Louis, Highland Park, Milwaukee, Kansas City, and many more. Buy These Tickets

311 unites with Slightly Stoopid for this summer’s “Unity Tour.” This will be the 10th consecutive summer 311 has headlined or co-headlined this event. They are also supporting their 2011 album, “Universal Pulse.” Slightly Stoopid also has a new album coming out on March 30th, which was recorded at Bob Weir’s studio and features collaborations with Weir, Ivan and Ian Neville, and Tommy Chong. The tour travels to Sioux Falls, Maryland Heights, Dallas, New Braunfels, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Atlanta, Charlotte, and more. Buy These Tickets

Swedish DJ Avicii makes plans for “AVICII – LE7ELS,” billed as the “world’s first-ever electronic dance music all arena tour.” Produced in conjunction with At Night and Ash Alliance and Goldenvoice, the same people who bring you the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and the Stagecoach country music festival, the tour kicks off at Houston’s Reliant Arena and comes to Fort Worth, New Orleans, Detroit, Kansas City, Minneapolis, Winnipeg, Duluth, Tampa, Boston, Buffalo, and more, with more dates to be announced soon. Buy These Tickets

Norah Jones kicks off her North American tour in June, a month after the release of her new album, “Little Broken Hearts.” Produced and co-written by Danger Mouse, her fifth studio album is a departure from the jazz of her Grammy-winning release “Come Away With Me,” and she describes it as a concept album about a difficult breakup. The tour comes to Indianapolis, Memphis, Atlanta, Nashville, Vienna, Philadelphia, Rochester, Boston, Wallingford, New York City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Jack White announces his first ever solo headlining tour, without the help of The Raconteurs, The Dead Weather, or Meg White. The tour is in support of his debut solo album, “Blunderbuss,” due out April 23rd. He will be joined by Alabama Shakes, who release their much-anticipated debut LP, “Boys & Girls,” on April 10th. The tour comes to Nashville, Asheville, New York City, Detroit, Quincy, Vancouver, Eugene, Los Angeles, Calgary. Buy These Tickets

Grammy winner Ben Harper embarks on his first headlining acoustic tour in September which includes a stop at New York City’s Carnegie Hall. The shows, described as an “intimate outing” with the singer, will span Harper’s entire discography including songs from his 1994 debut “Welcome To The Cruel World” through his latest release, “Give Till It’s Gone.” Harper plays Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Troutdale, Vienna, Ann Arbor, Chicago, Toronto, Montreal, Burlington, Boston, and more. Buy These Tickets

Singer/songwriter Colbie Caillat teams up with fellow singer/songwriter Gavin Degraw for a summer U.S. tour. Caillat is supporting her latest release “All Of You,” and Degraw is supporting his latest album “Sweeter,” which was released last September. They are joined on tour by special guest Andy Grammer and come to Simpsonville, Biloxi, Pittsburgh, Philadephia, New York City, Bethlehem, Pomona, Norfolk, Baltimore, Atlanta, Austin, and more. Buy These Tickets

The British electronic indie band Hot Chip announces dates for the U.S. and Canada. The band’s fifth studio release is due out June in the U.K. and U.S, and is the follow-up to their 2010’s “One Life Stand.” The group comes to Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Oakland, and Vancouver. Buy These Tickets

Batman Live allows you to experience the caped-crusader as you never have before – as a live-action performance with high-intensity stunts, 42 cast members, elaborate sets, pyrotechnics, and a 105-foot bat-shaped LED video wall. Produced by Nick Grace of Water Lane Productions, the show has been a hit in Europe and Latin America and comes to North America with shows in Anaheim, Saint Paul, San Jose, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Oklahoma City, Rio Rancho, Colorado Springs, and Loveland. Buy These Tickets

The one-of a kind variety show Cirque Dreams: Pop Goes The Rock features a mash-up of celebrated pop and rock tunes spanning the decades. The production features daring aerialists, gravity defying balancers, powerful strongmen, and an array of edgy awe-inspiring acts, accompanied by a hip dance crew, cool singers, and a band performing over 20-chart topping hits live on stage. The show travels to Grand Prairie, Hollywood, Florida, Saint Petersburg, Bartlesville, San Bernardino, Fresno, Boise, Santa Barbara, and more. Buy These Tickets

Feist comes to North America with a summer tour and festival appearances. The Canadian singer/songwriter plays Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Sled Island Festival, and SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, among others. She is joined on select dates by Bon Iver andThe Low Anthem, and comes to Phoenix, Austin, Indianapolis, Nashville, New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Rockville, Burlington, Quincy, and more. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Diana Krall,
Joe Bonamassa,
Lana Del Rey,
Michael Bolton,
Disney Live! Phineas and Ferb,
Dierks Bentley,
Fresh Music Festival, and
Collective Soul.

Best Sellers
Oprah Winfrey
Elton John
Ringo Starr And His All Starr Band
Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks
Florence And The Machine
NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament
Daniel Tosh
Iron Maiden
Eddie Vedder
Bruce Springsteen
James Taylor

Def Leppard & Poison, Glenn Frey, Madonna, Elton, Sting, John Mayer & More

Def Leppard & Poison unite yet again for a U.S. summer tour beginning in June. The duo haven’t toured together since 2009 and look forward to another North American adventure. They team up withLita Ford as an opener. The tour kicks off in Salt Lake City and comes to Irvine, Las Vegas, Denver, Kansas City, Atlanta, Tampa, Nashville, Clarkston, Newark, Wantagh, Rosemont, and more. Buy These Tickets

After taking a 20-year break from solo albums, the Eagles’ Glenn Frey is stepping back into the spotlight with a new album “After Hours,” which is a collection of cover songs of his favorite pop standards. He puts his own take on classic tunes like “The Look of Love,” “The Good Life,” and “Route 66.” He follows the album, due out in May, with a string of U.S. dates that takes him to New York City, Washington, D.C., Englewood, Bethlehem, and Mashantucket.Buy These Tickets

Canadian rockers, Barenaked Ladies, announce dates for their “Last Summer on Earth tour.” Joining them will be Blues TravelerCracker, and Big Head Todd, as they play more than 30 arenas across North America. Kicking off in July, the tour will be in Toldeo, Canandalgua, Kettering, Chicago, Vienna, Raleigh, Charlotte, West Palm Beach, Austin, Spring, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and more. Buy These Tickets

With a booked European tour already selling out, Sting adds more U.S. and Canada summer dates. Performing with his five-piece band consisting of Dominic Miller, Vinnie Colauita, David Sancious, Peter Tickell, and Jo Lawry, Sting plays New York City, Thackerville, Atlanta, Atlantic City, Lewiston, and Calgary. Buy These Tickets

The Steve Miller Band, which has been rocking audiences for two generations, will bring its high-energy shows across the U.S. for a 2012 tour. Led by Wisconsin native Steve Miller, the band, which has sold more than 30 million records, open their summer tour in June in Englewood, New Jersy. The tour comes to Red Bank, Morristown, Cleveland, South Bend, Morton, Friant, Mountain View, Lincoln, Cincinnati, Hyannis, Gilford, Glen Allen, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Madonna adds yet another date to accommodate fans missing out on her sold out tour. She is now dropping by Detroit, November 8th, in addition to such cities as New Orleans, Houston, Kansas City, Saint Louis, Saint Paul, Clevelnad, Atlanta, Miami, Saint Louis, and more.Buy These Tickets

Elton John adds more dates to his “The Million Dollar Piano” residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The legendary performer also has plans for other U.S. shows including New York City, Springfield, Fort Wayne, and more. Buy These Tickets

Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks have teamed up for a summer tour and due to overwhelming popularity have added dates in Washington, D.C., Tulsa, Houston, and Greensboro. Buy These Tickets

Garbage has scheduled its first U.S. tour dates since 2005. The alternative rock band is preparing to release its fifth studio album, “Not Your Kind Of People,” since 2005’s “Bleed Like Me.” Touring in support of the new album, Garbage comes to Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Tucson, Tempe, Houston, Austin, Aspen, Denver, Salt Lake City, Boston, and more. Buy These Tickets

John Mayer is forced to take “an indefinite break from live performing” as a result of the same vocal cord problems that forced him to cancel his fall tour last year. He is anticipating a second surgery and has no definite timetable for a return but in the meantime plans to write another album in the time he would have been touring. His upcoming album, “Born and Raised,” will still be released on schedule.

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Ian Anderson,
Chickenfoot, and
Brad Paisley.

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Oprah Winfrey
Dave Matthews Band
International Soccer Friendly: Mexico vs. Brazil
UFC 146: Junior Dos Santos vs Alistair Overeem
Daniel Tosh
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Elton John
Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan & Lauren Alaina
47th Academy of Country Music Awards
Van Halen
NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament
Charles Aznavour
Nickelback, Bush, Seether & My Darkest Days
Kenny Chesney, Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson

Madonna, Oprah, BTR, Radiohead, Nickelback, Il Volo, Yanni, Furthur & More

Radiohead adds more dates for their U.S. national tour, including stops in Mansfield and Newark. Other stops include Washington, DC, Cincinnati, Manchester, Auburn Hills, Camden, Santa Barbara, and more. Buy These Tickets

Nickelback have recruited the services of U.K. rock vets Bush, South African rockers Seether, and newcomers and fellow Canadians My Darkest Days for a massive 39-date summer tour of North America. They are supporting their latest album “Here and Now” with what they say will be their “biggest, baddest, most over-the-top show yet,” and come to Moline, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Columbus, New York City, Montreal, Toronto, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harford, and more, starting in April. Buy These Tickets

Il Volo released their debut live CD along with a new batch of North American tour dates. The live CD and DVD, “Il Volo Takes Flight – Live From The Detroit Opera House,” was filmed on their first North American tour last year and features the three teenage tenors performing such Italian classics as “O Sole Mio” and “Un Amore Cosi Grande.” The Italian operatic pop group comes to Minneapolis, Saint Louis, Louisville, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Cleveland, Chicago, Rochester, Toronto, New York City, Boston, Washington, DC, and more. Buy These Tickets

Furthur announces plans for its 2012 summer tour, kicking off July 5th in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. The band, created by The Grateful Dead alums Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, also come to Boston, Wallingford, Philadelphia, Columbia, Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and more, with an eight night engagement at New York City’s Beacon Theatre.Buy These Tickets

Yanni announces more dates for his massive 2012 North America tour. Supporting his most recent album, “Truth of Touch,” the self-taught pianist and composer follows the heels of his sold-out world tour with a tour through the U.S. and Canada. Catch the multi-platinum selling artist when he comes to Miami, Saint Louis, Boston, Montreal, Holmdel, Salt Lake City, Morrison, Albuquerque, Phoenix, and many more. Buy These Tickets

After last summer’s successful debut with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Canadian songstress Sarah Mclachlan announces that she will embark on a complete orchestra tour this summer. In each city McLachlan will work with a local symphony orchestra program, rotating players and arrangements nightly. The tour kicks off in June and comes to Toronto, Shelburne, Toledo, Nasville, Rochester, Atlanta, Columbia, Boston, Atlantic City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Multi-platinum, musical phenomenon, Celtic Thunder continues to pay homage to the musical culture of Ireland with a 2012 tour. The fall tour starts in Canada on September 5th and travels to St. John’s, Sydney, Halifax, Moncton, Windsor, Hershey, Boston, Westbury, Pittsburgh, Charlotte, Salem, Bethlehem, and more. Buy These Tickets

Supporting their first studio album in nearly 12 years, Primus hits the road for their latest release “Green Naugahyde.” The tour starts in May and includes several festival stops, including Wakarusa and Houston’sFree Press Summer Fest. The band also makes stops in Columbia, Huntington, Syracuse, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee, Nashville, Flagstaff, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and more. Buy These Tickets

The BNP Paribas Open kicks off this week in Indian Wells. The tournament features the world’s top tennis players battling for the one million dollar championship prize. Among those included in the field are defending champ and the world’s number one Novak Djokovic, along with Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Caroline Wozniacki, Maria Sharapova, and women’s world number one Victoria Azarenka who is coming off a 17 match win-streak. Buy These Tickets

And once the action wraps up in Indian Wells, the ATP and WTA tours head out to Key Biscayne/Miami, Florida for the Sony Ericsson Open, which is expected to add Serena Williams and Kim Clijsters on the women’s side and see additional Federer, Nadal, Murray, and Djokovic battles on the men’s side. Buy These Tickets

The 2012 NCAA March Madness is now upon us. With 67 games of your favorite college hoops, collegiate teams battle for their place in the Final Four and onward to the National Championship in the New Orleans April 2nd. With games in Dayton, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Portland, Nashville, and more, the action kicks off March 13th.Buy These Tickets

The lineup for this year’s Rainforest Fund has been announced and includes performers Sting, Elton John, James Taylor, Meryl Streep, Rosanne Cash, Vince Gill, and a number of surprise guests. The Rainforest Fund was founded by Sting and his wife Trudie Styler to bring awareness to the destruction of the world’s rainforests. This year’s benefit is April 3rd at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Buy These Tickets

Oprah Winfrey takes the stage in Canada for her Oprah’s Lifeclass Tour, her popular series that connects viewers with the lessons that guide her life. She will be joined on stage by hand-picked experts including life and business coach Tony Robbins, spiritualist Deepak ChopraBishop T.D. Jakes, and inspirational author Iyanla Vanzant. The series comes to Toronto April 16th for two shows. Buy These Tickets

Austin, Texas, hosts an all-star tribute to the Man in Black with the We Walk The Line Johnny Cash Benefit. Slated to perform are Kenny Chesney, Kris Kristofferson, Amy Lee, Lucinda Williams, Brandi Carlile, Andy Grammer, Shooter Jennings, Rhett Miller, and more. Proceeds from the event go to Charley’s Fund to help find a cure for fatal children’s disease Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The event is April 20th at Moody Theater. Buy These Tickets

Tap into the wonderful 2012-2013 season of the New York Metropolitan Opera . With productions of “Carmen,” “Otello,” “The Tempest,” and more, enjoy magical performances at the world-renown Lincoln Center in New York City. Buy These Tickets

Cee-Lo Green launches his Las Vegas residency with “Cee-Lo Green Presents Loberace”. Described as “part dance party, part live intimate concert,” the show combines fantastical stage design and wardrobes, with showgirls and music from Prince to The Rolling Stones, and even Cee-Lo’s own hits. The residency begins August 29th at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Brad Paisley,
Coheed & Cambria,
K.D. Lang,
Jane’s Addiction,
Ron White,
String Cheese Incident,
Ghostland Observatory, and
Zappa Plays Zappa.

John Mayer, Phish, LMFAO, BTR, GNR, Scorpions, Rod Stewart/Stevie Nicks & More

It seems that Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks had such a good time co-headlining their spring 2011 “Heart & Soul Tour” that they’ve decided to do it again with a summer tour. Last year’s arena tour treated fans to three-hour plus shows that included favorite tunes by Nicks and Stewart, along with a few duets. Nicks, a Hall of Fame inductee as a member of Fleetwood Mac, released her seventh studio album, “In Your Dreams” in 2011. The duo comes to Cleveland, Cincinnati, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee, Orlando, and Sunrise, with more dates to be announced. Buy These Tickets

This summer Big Time Rush embarks on their second major national tour which will take them to over 50 cities in the U.S. and Canada. The boy band, which stars on the Nickelodeon TV show of the same name, is currently in the middle of its sold-out “Better With U Tour.” After a few months rest they’ll begin their summer tour in July, joined on select dates by Australian pop singer Cody Simpson and “X-Factor” finalist and newly-signed Nickelodeon star Rachel Crow. The tour comes to Columbus, Milwaukee, Maryland Heights, Cincinnati, Atlanta, Dallas, Tulsa, Phoenix, Irvine, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Guns N’ Roses makes their triumphant return to the City of Angels in March, where the band first formed in 1985. “The LA Takeover” has the band playing three nights in intimate venues throughout Los Angeles. It kicks off March 9th at the Hollywood Palladium, which Guns N’ Roses last played 22 years ago. The band then makes its first appearance at The Wiltern March 11th and West Hollywood’s House Of Blues on the Sunset Strip March 12th. Buy These Tickets

Seven-time Grammy winner John Mayer announces plans for a spring tour that will give fans a preview of his upcoming album, “Born And Raised,” and help U.S. military vets. He has partnered with Northern California Institute of Research and Education (NCIRE), which aids veterans transitioning back to their civilian lives. The tour kicks off in Bloomington, and travels to East Lansing, Grand Rapids, Orono, Detroit, Providence, West Point, Buffalo, Wallingford, Memphis, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and more. Buy These Tickets

Phish will return to the road this June when they launch their 2012 North American summer tour. The tour kicks off with a two-night stand at DCU Center in Worcester, MA, and a headlining performance at theBonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. It also features several two and three-night engagements along the East Coast and Midwest/Great Lakes regions. In April, Phish will release “Junta,” its first full-length studio album, as a Limited Edition Deluxe 3-LP vinyl set. This marks the band’s second release in conjunction with Record Store Day, and will be available exclusively at participating independently owned record stores. You can see the band in Worcester, Egg Harbor Township, Portsmouth, Cincinnati, Burgettstown, East Troy, Wantagh, Saratoga Springs, and more. Buy These Tickets

LMFAO are touring in support of their sophomore album, “Sorry For Party Rocking,” which was recently certified gold and is quickly approaching platinum. The single “Party Rock Anthem” has sold more than 10 million units worldwide. Their U.S. tour will bring them to over two dozens venues in the U.S. in May, including Columbus, Auburn Hills, Minneapolis, Rosemont, Morrison, Salt Lake City, Spokane, Seattle, Los Angeles, Oakland, Tulsa, Dallas, and more. Buy These Tickets

The Scorpions extend their farewell tour through 2012 and possibly the beginning of 2013. With that comes more U.S. and Canadian dates from the legendary German rock band. Find them in Reno, Salt Lake City, Morrison, Albuquerque, Tucson, San Diego, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago, Holmdel, Montreal, Toronto, Philadelphia, and more. Buy These Tickets

American singer, television actress, and Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth announces her first ever national tour. The 19 city tour starts in Seattle in early May, and will feature songs from her latest album, “Some Lessons Learned,” as well as Broadway show tunes, including selections from “Wicked” and “Promises, Promises” as well as a few numbers from “Glee.” She comes to Seattle, Berkeley, Los Angeles, Denver, Houston, Dallas, Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Baltimore, Toronto, Cleveland, and more. Buy These Tickets

Idina Menzel, known for her roles from “Wicked” and “Glee,” has announced dates for a North American tour. Her other credits include her Tony-nominated role as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical “Rent,” the film version of “Rent,” Kesa/The Wife/The Actress in the musical “See What I Wanna See,” an appearance on ABC’s “Private Practice,” and a part in the Disney film “Enchanted.” She’s touring in support of her latest album “Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot At The Symphony” due out March 6th and comes to Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, Modesto, San Francisco, Santa Rosa, Las Vegas, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Saint Louis, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Chicago and The Doobie Brothers announce a co-headline tour that will feature individual sets from each band followed by a grand finale encore with both groups sharing the stage and playing each other’s hits. Chicago also teams up with the American Cancer Society for the “Sing With Chicago” promotion, marking the third consecutive year the band has offered fans the chance to meet them and sing Chicago’s classic tune “If You Leave Me Now” in concert with the band. The tour comes to Tucson, Stateline, Wheatland, Universal City, Morrison, Kansas City, Dallas, Spring, Atlanta, Raleigh, and more. Buy These Tickets

Living rock legend Steve Winwood, known for his work with the Spencer Davis Group, Traffic, and Blind Faith with Eric Clapton, begins a spring tour in Milwaukee May 11th. The tour makes stops in Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Chicago, Detroit, Portsmouth, New York City, Atlantic City, Red Bank, and more. Buy These Tickets

Scottish singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Ian Anderson best known for his work as the leader and flautist of British rock band Jethro Tull, announces the 2012 “Thick As A Brick Tour.” It will be the first time Anderson performs “Thick As A Brick,” the number one Billboard album that Ian wrote the music and lyrics to, in its entirety since 1972. U.S. dates have been announced for West Palm Beach, Atlantic City, Grand Prairie, Houston, and Chicago. Buy These Tickets

Neil Diamond celebrates the 40th anniversary of his landmark 1972 live album, “Hot August Night,” by returning to Los Angeles’ Greek Theatre, the scene of his success, August 11th through the 16th. He is set for a summer tour that kicks off in Sunrise and travels to Tampa, Atlanta, Wantagh, Washington, DC, Boston, Montreal, Toronto, Chicago, and more. Buy These Tickets

New Elton John dates have been announced for Grand Forks, Fort Wayne and Mankato. You can also catch the legendary performer at Springfield, Las Vegas, Red Deer, New York City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Madonna’s tour has been selling out instantly, which often means a tour will add additional dates, and Madonna’s world tour is no exception. With a show added for Miami, you can also find the Queen of Pop in Seattle, San Jose, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, New Orleans, Kansas City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Fiona Apple schedules a handful of shows following her appearance at this year’s Pitchfork’s showcase at SXSW. The songstress then heads out on the road to Chicago, Washington, DC, Brooklyn, Atlantic City, New York City, and Boston. Buy These Tickets

Bon Jovi is once again teaming up with Tiger Woods to help out with his annual Tiger Jam Charity Concert, April 28th in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. In addition to a headline performance from Jon Bon Jovi and friends, the event includes a performance by American Idol winner David Cook. Since its launch in 1998, Tiger Jam has raised more than $13 million for the foundation’s programs. Buy These Tickets

Boston will embark on its first tour in nearly four years, according to Tom Scholz, just in case on the off-chance the Mayans were right about the whole end of the world thing in 2012. The “2012” tour begins June 28th in Hollywood, Florida, at the Seminole Hard Rock Live, and continues to Saint Augustine, Orlando, Rama, Columbus, Norfolk, and Bethlehem.Buy These Tickets

USA Soccer vs. Antigua – U.S. soccer scored a triumphant achievement when they beat Italy in for the first time ever on Italy’s own soil. They hope to take that momentum with them into their qualifying round for the 2014 World Cup at home against Antigua. The match is June 8th at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The Americans are trying to qualify for their seventh straight trip to soccer’s championship. Buy These Tickets

USA Soccer vs. Scotland – The U.S. welcomes Scotland for an international friendly, May 26th, in Jacksonville, Florida. The exhibition game will be the first match between the two teams since 2005. Buy These Tickets

Catch more soccer action, as the U.S. hosts Mexico vs. Brazil. The international friendly is June 3rd at Dallas Cowboys Staduim in Arlington, Texas. Buy These Tickets

Other soccer events include Argentina vs. Brazil. This international friendly hosted by the U.S. happens June 9th at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Aziz Ansari,
All American Rejects,
The Chieftains,
Dayglow: Worlds Largest Paint Party,
Jim Gaffigan,
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds,
Celtic Thunder,
K.D. Lang,
Brian Regan,
Carlos Santana, and

Beach Boys, Chickenfoot, Avett Bros, Robin Williams, Marilyn Manson & More

One of the most anticipated tours comes to North America as The Beach Boys are touring together again for the first time in more than two decades. With an appearance on the Grammy Awards behind them, some festival dates scheduled, and a new album planned for release this year, the iconic group announces a new Chicago, Holmdel and Wantagh dates, and also come to New York City, Pittsburgh, Uncasville, White Plains, Las Vegas, Berkeley, Manchester, Camden, and more. Buy These Tickets

With the release of their 2011 sophomore album “Chickenfoot III,”Chickenfoot announces a U.S. national tour. The super-group, comprised of Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Kenny Aronoff, and Michael Anthony, hit the road starting in May, and once again have partnered with Feeding America to make donations to local food banks in each market they play. The band comes to Denver, Minneapolis, Chicago, Detroit, Boston, Atlantic City, New York City, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Seattle, and more. Buy These Tickets

Sting visits Germany and the UK during February and March, and then on June 9th returns to the US for a show at the Borgata Events Center in Atlantic City. Buy These Tickets

REO Speedwagon & Styx, often accompanied by Ted Nugent, begin a 25+ city tour on May 1 in Hidalgo, continuing through a July 7 stop in Gilford, NH. Buy These Tickets

Counting Crows are embarking on a spring tour in support of their upcoming album “Underwater Sunshine” (or “What We Did On Our Summer Vacation”), which is due out April 10th. The alternative rock band is focusing on more intimate venues to capture the camaraderie they had while making the album. The tour includes two shows in their hometown of San Francisco, as well as a stop at SXSW in Austin. They will also appear in Seattle, Portland, Oakland, Los Angeles, Denver, Minneapolis, Chicago, New York City, Boston, Jacksonville, Atlanta, Nashville, and more. Buy These Tickets

Created by Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman, Country Throwdown Tour announces its 2012 lineup. Included this year are Josh Thompson, Eric Paslay and Sunny Sweeney, with special guests Justin Moore and Rodney Atkins; with Gary Allen headlining. The only tour of its kind in the world of country music, Country Throwdown Tour 2012 brings together top-selling artists with talented, emerging singer-songwriters in a festival atmosphere where fans enjoy continous music on multiple stages all day long. The tour comes to Gulfport, Gilford, Bangor, Clarkston, Kettering, Anderson, Glen Allen, Danville, Sioux Falls, Rockford, and more. Buy These Tickets

For the first time ever Rob Zombie & Megadeth have partnered to co-headline a May U.S. tour. The tour starts in New Jersey and includes stops at music festivals Rock On The Range and Rocklahoma. The tour comes on the heels of Megadeth’s critically acclaimed return of the traveling festival Gigantour, and will be the first time Rob Zombie has performed since last year’s “Hell on Earth” tour. The tour comes to Holmdel, Moosic, Pittsburgh, Grand Rapids, Columbus, La Crosse, Sioux City, and Valley Center. Buy These Tickets

Europe’s most successful live entertainment show, Apassionata: The Beginning is coming to North America for the first time. The show which features more than 40 horses and is seen by more than five million fans in over forty cities will make its North American debut with an eighteen month, sixty-six city arena tour. Due to the show’s remarkable and consistent success in Europe, producer-creator Peter Massine and his American producing partner Tanya Grubich were motivated to bring the experience and excitement of Apassionata to North America, which boasts the largest equine interest in the world. The theatrical sensation combines original music, scored specifically to work with the horses, with the finest equestrianship and exhilarating stunt riding. The event travels to Greenville, Louisville, Charlotte, Baltimore, Raleigh, Detroit, Toronto, and many more. Buy These Tickets

After a sold out run of performances in 2010, Madea returns to the stage with Tyler Perry’s Madea Gets a Job. The musical, starring Tyler Perry, follows Madea as she is forced to find work, and it’s clear that she and her employer will never be the same after one day on the job. Tyler Perry is an American actor, director, playwright, and author, known for his films, stage work, and television shows such as “Diary of a Mad Black Woman,” “Madea’s Family Reunion,” and “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.” The play comes to Memphis, Chicago, Washington, DC, Atlanta, Los Angeles, and Detroit. Buy These Tickets

North Carolina based rock band The Avett Brothers undertake a massive North America tour this spring. The prolific band, renowned for their high energy live shows and mix of eclectic musical styles, are known for playing upwards of 150 shows a year. They bring their electrifying shows and hard work ethic to Iowa City, Springfield, Whichita, Baton Rouge, Tulsa, Tupelo, Montreal, Morgantown, Albany, Providence, and more. Buy These Tickets

Grammy-nominated hip-hop star J. Cole, a member of Jay-Z’s Roc Nation family, announces the “Campus Consciousness Spring 2012/The Sideline Story Tour” in support of his gold-certified album “Cole World: The Sideline Story.” During the tour, Cole will also make his way to 17 college campuses with the hope of not only showcasing his music, but to highlight voter registration and plastic free initiatives. He will be joined by rappers Reverb and Big K.R.I.T. and comes to Charlotte, Lowell, Kingston, Babson Park, Waterville, Champaign, Dekalb, Lexington, Johnstown, Greensboro, and more. Buy These Tickets

Marilyn Manson unveils dates for a U.S. spring tour that will bring the shock-rocker to intimate theaters and clubs. The tour kicks off April 27th and includes a performance at the massive Rock on the Range festival in Columbus, Ohio, on May 20th. Manson is touring in support of the band’s upcoming album, “Born Villain,” which is due out in May. Find the tour in Providence, Hampton, Huntington, Silver Spring, Atlantic City, Pittsburgh, Grand Rapids, San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, Oklahoma City, Minneapolis, and more. Buy These Tickets

Academy Award-winning actor and multiple Grammy Award-winning performer, Robin Williams, known for his unparalleled imagination, repertoire of characters, free-associative monologues and astute social and political observations, joins Canada’s own David Steinberg for an evening of laughs at the River Rock Casino Resort. The legendary performer, who’s endless list of television and film credits include “Good Morning Vietnam,” “Dead Poets Society,” “The Fisher King,” “Mrs. Doubtfire,” and “Good Will Hunting,” comes to Richmond, Canada, June 8th and 9th. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Hank Williams Jr.,
Il Volo & Rosanna Riverso,
Florence and The Machine,
Wilco, and

Madonna, Dave Matthews, Beach Boys, Iron Maiden, Manny Pacquiao, Ringo & More

After the Dave Matthews Band took an unprecedented touring hiatus in 2011, which meant a four-stop Caravan mini-tour, instead of the band’s typically packed summer schedule, the Grammy-winning group announced they will be embarking on a 39-stop tour across North America. Supporting the band on tour so far include the Avett Brothers, Brandi Carlile, Gary Clarke Jr., Allen Stone, Edward Sharpe, and the Magnetic Zeros, Fitz and the Tantrums, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Blind Pilot, Lettuce, SOJA, Tower of Power, and more.The tour kicks off at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on May 18th in Woodlands, Texas, and travels to Dallas, Atlanta, Charlotte, Hartford, Moosic, Bristow, Noblesville, Virginia Beach, and Camden among others.Buy These Tickets

The Beach Boys are capitalizing on their highly visible reunion at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, and are taking it on the road for a summer tour. The group has confirmed that all surviving members of the band will hit the road begining April 24th, in celebration of their 50-year anniversary. They come to Virginia Beach, Tucson, Atlanta, Raleigh, Tampa, Uncasville, White Plains, and many more, as well as being confirmed for the 2012 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival lineup and the New Orleans Jazz Fest. Buy These Tickets

Iron Maiden are back with a national North American tour, and the British metal vets will be joined by Alice Cooper and Coheed and Cambria. The “Maiden England World Tour” will resemble the original 1988 concert video of the same name, shot during the “Seventh Son of a Seventh Son Tour.” Singer Bruce Dickinson says, “Our intention is to play about two thirds of the original track list of Maiden England, including some songs we have not played live in a very, very long time, plus other favorites we just know the fans are going to want to hear! We always try to give our fans a great show musically, but we have always tried to make it as entertaining and memorable an experience as we can visually.” The tour roars through Charlotte, Atlanta, Camden, Wantagh, Newark, Montreal, Toronto, Darien Center, Auburn, Phoenix, Dallas, and more. Buy These Tickets

Howlin’ For Hubert: Eric Clapton is a musical celebration of the legacy of the late Hubert Sumlin and his musical influence on guitar players everywhere. The evening event is hosted at the legendary Apollo Theater in New York City on February 24th, and will benefit theJazz Foundation of America. The concert will feature performances by Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr., James Cotton, Shemekia Copeland, Billy Flynn, Barrelhouse Chuck Goering, Buddy Guy, David Johansen, Steve Jordan, Danny Kortchmar, Dr. John, Keb Mo, Todd Mohr, Ivan Neville, Robert Randolph, Keith Richards, Kenny Wayne Sheperd, Larry Taylor, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks, and more. Buy These Tickets

Ringo Starr is touring in support of his latest album “Ringo 2012” and announces the line-up for his newest All Starr Band. The band now features Todd Rundgren, Gregg Rolie (Santana), Steve Lukather (Toto), and Richard Page (Mr. Mister) alongside saxophonist Mark Rivera and drummer Gregg Bissonette. The tour kicks off June 14th at the Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls and travels to Bethel, Uncasville, Boston, Atlantic City, Baltimore, Atlanta, Nashville, Salt Lake City, and more with more dates to be announced. Buy These Tickets

NFL owners voted to bring next year’s Super Bowl XLVII back to the city of New Orleans. It will be the first time the championship game will be held there since Hurricane Katrina devastated the city and damaged the Superdome. It will be the 10th time New Orleans has hosted the Super Bowl, beating out Miami, which sought a record 11th Super Bowl, and 2008 host Glendale, Arizona. Tickets are available now. Buy These Tickets

Although not the super-fight most boxing fans were waiting for, championship boxing returns with Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley. World-renown boxing superstar Manny Pacquio meets undefeated light welterweight champion Timothy Bradley June 9th, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The bout is expected to be a tightly contested battle of Pacquiao’s speed versus Bradley’s power and iron jaw. Buy These Tickets

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Vs. Miguel Cotto comes to the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on May 5th. Mayweather, who delayed his jail sentence to remain available for his contractual obligation to fight May 5th, was yet again unable to set up the mega-fight with Manny Pacquiao. Instead, Mayweather (42-0, 26 KO) will face Cotto (37-2, 30 KO) for Cotto’sWBA Super Welterweight title. It will be Mayweather’s second career fight at super welterweight. This fight marks Mayweather’s eighth consecutive fight in Las Vegas and sixth consecutive at the MGM Grand. It will also be his second career fight on Cinco de Mayo, following a 2007 victory over Oscar De La Hoya. Cotto will be fighting at the MGM Grand for the eighth time, and third in the last three years. Buy These Tickets

UFC 145: Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans comes to Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The main event is a clash between former friends Rashad Evans and light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Due to the close relationships between the two camps, Jones’ coach Greg Jackson said he is unsure if he would corner Jones against Evans due to Jackson’s personal connection with Evans. The animosity between the two men has grown ever since Jones became light heavyweight champion, and although Jones admits to missing their friendship, he says it’s all business when they step into the octagon come on April 21st.Buy These Tickets

Due to overwhelming demand, legendary singer/songwriter and piano man, Elton John has added dates to his North America outings, including Grande Prairie, Red Deer, and Lethbridge. Buy These Tickets

It seems that after her half-time performance at the Super Bowl, demand for Madonna’supcoming tour has been overwhelming as she was this week’s top seller. The material girl brings her brand of provocative pop to the Bronx, Kanata, Toronto, Atlantic City, Chicago, Washington, DC, Seattle, San Jose, Los Angeles, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Kevin Hart quit his job as a shoe salesman to began performing full time at such clubs as The Boston Comedy Club and Caroline’s. In 2009 his one-hour comedy special “I’m a Grown Little Man” on Comedy Central was one of the highest rated specials for the network. Last year the feature film version of his comedy tour “Laugh At My Pain” was the most successful film in 2011 for limited release. He brings his “Laugh At My Pain” tour to Baltimore, Jackson, Louisville, Orlando, Corpus Christi, Seattle, Syracuse, Albuquerque, and more. Buy These Tickets

Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers Crosby Still & Nash bring their famous harmonies on the road once again with a short run of dates in California and Nevada. The tour comes to Friant, Rancho Mirage, San Luis Obispo, and Las Vegas. There’s also a charity connection as Crosby, Stills & Nash will donate one dollar of every ticket sold to various environmental, music education, and human rights charities and organizations. Buy These Tickets

After a very long hiatus, The Cranberries are back with a new album “Roses,” due out February 27th, a slew of television appearances including “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” ABC’s “The View,” and NPR News’ office, and now a new tour. The Irish rock band comes to New York City, Philadelphia, Montreal, Toronto, Boston, Mashantucket, Washington, DC, Chicago, and more. Buy These Tickets

Yanni, the world’s most popular contemporary composer, continues to sell out stadiums on his worldwide tours. Now he brings his world-class orchestra and the music of his latest album “Truth of Touch,” to North America with a national tour. See the composer in Miami, Naples, Chicago, Prior Lake, Moline, Columbus, Pittsburgh, Nashville, Atlanta, Cleveland, Providence, Augusta, Boston, Montreal, Toronto, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Slash announces his first batch of dates for his 2012 tour. In support of his forthcoming as yet, still untitled, sophomore solo album, the guitar legend will tour with singer Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. The tour begins March 21st in Toronto and goes to Baltimore, Rockingham, Orlando, Biloxi, Boone, Minneapolis, Madison, Grand Rapids, Camden, and Albuquerque. Buy These Tickets

The United States men’s Olympic soccer team prepares to renew its rivalry vs. Mexico for the first time since 2005. Also known as The United States U-23 (under 23) men’s national soccer team, they meet Mexico at the FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco, Texas, on February 29th. Buy These Tickets

In other soccer news, the United States hosts an International Soccer Friendly versusBrazil. The match is May 30th at Fedex Field in Landover, Maryland. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
The Avett Brothers,
Country Throwdown,
New Edition,
Blink 182,
John Edward,
Dayglow: World’s Largest Paint Party,
Daryl Hall & John Oates,
Miranda Lambert, and
Trailer Park Boys.

Madonna, James Taylor, Andrea Bocelli, Mana, Elton John, Eddie Vedder & More

Madonna unleashes dates for her 2012 World Tour days after her half-time performance at The Super Bowl. Her upcoming album “MDNA” will be released on March 26th, with the album’s first single “Give Me All Your Luvin” already creating a stir with features by Nicki Minaj and infamous single-digit flipper M.I.A. The tour kicks off in Tel Aviv and comes to the U.S. to such cities as Boston, Bronx, Atlantic City, Chicago, Washington, DC, Seattle, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, New Orleans, and more.Buy These Tickets

With over 65 million in record sales, Italian tenor and operatic virtuoso,Andrea Bocelli embarks on his own 2012 tour. With tour dates in Austin, Orlando, Sunrise, San Jose, Las Vegas, Houston, Dallas, and Rosemont, the tour culminates in a special performance at theBarclays Center in Brooklyn. Buy These Tickets

Bon Iver follows up his stellar performance on last week’s “Saturday Night Live” with brand new U.S. tour dates. The indie folk band is touring in support of its self-titled sophomore album and will be joined on select dates by All Tiny Creatures. In addition to performing at theNew Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and headlining theSasquatch! Music Festival, the group also comes to Las Vegas, Davis, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and Tucson. Buy These Tickets

After spending a few months in Europe, James Taylor returns to North America in June. The troubadour, who redefined folk rock in the 1970s, brings his honest brand of heart-felt music to Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Holmdel, Portland, Montreal, Manchester, Lenox, Atlantic City, Cleveland, Nashville, Memphis, Tulsa, and more. Buy These Tickets

Tickets are becoming available for Mana this week. The multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award winning Mexican pop rock band has emerged as the Latin rock world’s most celebrated and commercially successful act. They travel to Hidalgo, Houston, Dallas, Laredo, New York City, Rosemont, Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno, Los Angeles, Denver, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Three more dates have been announced for Elton John’s Spring tour of the U.S. They are Evansville, Kalamazoo, and Madison. You can also find him in Las Vegas, Augusta, North Charleston, Sunrise, Orlando, Estero, Roanoke, Raleigh, Richmond, and more. Buy These Tickets

Fun-loving country band Rascal Flatts announces a summer tour that includes Little Big Town, Eli Young Band, and Edens Edge. Starting on June 15th, “The American Band” tour kicks off on the heels of their current “Thaw Out Tour” and will be backing the release of their upcoming album “Changed,” in stores April 3rd. The tour comes to Hartford, Virginia Beach, Darien Center, Bangor, Dallas, Clarkston, Cincinnati, MAryland Heights, Tinley Park, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Daniel Tosh announces new dates for “The Tosh Tour Twenty Twelve.” Those dates include Milwaukee, Saint Louis, Kansas City, South Bend, and Chicago. Buy These Tickets

Famed Pearl Jam front-man Eddie Vedder announces new dates for his 13-city U.S. solo tour. This short run event comes to Las Vegas, Phoenix, Albuquerque, El Paso, Tulsa, Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Jacksonville, and more. Buy These Tickets

Guns N’ Roses adds Detroit to their U.S. run of dates. The band also has three shows in New York City and travel to Chicago, Detroit, Silver Spring, and Atlantic City. Buy These Tickets

Jimmy Buffett has also added new dates to his 2012 schedule for San Jose and San Diego. You can also catch Mr. Buffet when he comes to Birmingham, Tallahassee, North Little Rock, Louisville, and Tampa. Buy These Tickets

Nine-time Grammy winner Bonnie Raitt announces a new tour and album. Her upcoming album “Slipstream” will be released April 20th but is now available for presale. In support of the new project Raitt embarks on a two-month tour that kicks off May 1st in Newkirk and continues to Durant, Vinton, Atlanta, Nashville, Indianapolis, Saint Louis, Chicago, Toronto, Portland, Albany, Philadephia, New York City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Keith Urban returned to the stage last Friday night at The Grand Ole Opry after vocal cord surgery last November that forced him to cancel a slew of 2011 dates and could have potentially ended his career. An ethusiatic and upbeat Urban continues his return with theSan Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, as well as tour dates in Nashville, Baton Rought, Oshkosh, Cadott, St. John’s, Bangor, and Gilford. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
City and Colour,
Hot Tuna,
Kevin Hart,
Kevin James,
George Lopez, and
Dierks Bentley.

Super Bowl, The Eagles, GNR, Daniel Tosh, Jason Aldean, Bryan Adams & More

Here’s your last chance to score tickets for Super Bowl XLVI, as the New York Giants clash with the New England Patriots in Indianapolis. This weekend hosts a variety of Super Bowl events and parties, including Maxim Party and Tailgate, Rolling Stone Super Bowl Bacardi Bash, Super Bowl NFL Commissioner’s Ball, Super Bowl Playboy Party, Super Bowl XLVI NFL Player of the Year Gala, ESPN Super Bowl Next Party, and Leather & Laces Super Bowl Party…. we have sellers offering tickets to them all! Don’t miss your chance to be part of one of the biggest sporting events of the year. Buy These Tickets

As of when this newsletter issue went to press on Thursday evening, tickets are up for two new shows for The Eagles as they head back to Las Vegas on April 21 and Atlanta on May 4th. Check the link on Friday to see if more dates have been added. Buy These Tickets

Axl Rose and Guns N’ Roses come to New York City to play several shows in more intimate venues during Fashion Week. Among those shows will be a stop at Webster Hall, where GNR played a MTV concert more than 20 years earlier when it was still called The Ritz, which resulted in one of their most popular concert bootlegs, “Live at the Ritz.” In addition to the NY shows you can also find Axl and friends on the road in Chicago, Silver Spring, and Atlantic City.Buy These Tickets

Comedian Daniel Tosh brings his acerbic wit and hip humor across the country on a national comedy tour. The host and star of Comedy Central’s “Tosh.0” leaves the confines of his show for “The Tosh Tour Twenty Twelve” which kicks off in April in Austin, Texas. Other stops include Richmond, Pensacola, Savannah, Indianapolis, Chicago, Las Vegas, Houston, Milwaukee, Kansas City, and New York City with more dates to be announced. Buy These Tickets

When Feist released her fourth studio album “Metals” late last year, the “New York Times” picked it as the No. 1 album of the year. Now she embarks on a spring tour in support of that album, starting in April with stops including Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and theNew Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. You can also see her in Nashville, Austin, Boston, Indianapolis, Asheville, Burlington, New York City, Phoenix, and more. Buy These Tickets

Bryan Adams announces a 20-city tour of his native Canada. Recently, Adams has toured with his critically acclaimed “Bare Bones” acoustic performances, but this tour will feature a full band as he performs coast-to-coast, playing versions of his hits like “Straight From The Heart,” “Run To You,” and “(Everything I Do) I Do For You.” He comes to Halifax, Montreal, Toronto, Chicoutimi, Victoria, Calgary, Winnipeg, Sudbury, Victoria, Vancouver, Edmonton, and more.Buy These Tickets

Grammy-nominated artist Jason Aldean was very hands on with the design of the final leg of his “My Kinda Party tour,” which set attendance records in Florida, South Carolina, and North Carolina. Gearing up for a 2012 run, Aldean is very excited to bring a 360 degree experience to the tour as seating is all around the stage. Although he’s busy putting the final touches on his new CD, he will still be performing singles from his multi-platinum album “Party.” He comes to Oklahoma City, Jonesboro, Champaign, Green Bay, Saint Paul, Cedar Falls, Huntsville, Nashville, Tupelo, Houston, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Shinedown hopes that playing smaller venues for their first North American tour in support of their new album, “Amaryllis,” will leave fans hungrier for more to come. With the platinum success of 2008’s “The Sound of Madness” that vaulted the Floridian quartet into arenas and stadiums, Shinedown is opting to return to theaters for their 2012 “Avalanche Tour.” They will be joined on the road by Adelita’s Way, with New Medicine and Art Of Dying opening select dates. The tour comes to Anaheim, San Francisco, Reno, Denver, Houston, Dallas, Corpus Christi, Springfield, Indianapolis, Detroit, and more. Buy These Tickets

The Fray announces brand new U.S. tour dates in support of their third upcoming album, “Scars & Stories.” The album will be released February 7th on Epic Records and will include bonus tracks of covers from Bruce Springsteen to The Fugees. The tour launches in San Diego and travels to Reno, Oakland, Redding, Portland, Boise, Spokane, Vancouver, Seattle, New York City, Chicago, Asheville, Atlanta, and more. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Theory Of A Deadman,
Toby Keith,
The Avett Brothers,
Rascal Flatts,
Lady Antebellum,
Brad Paisley,
Lyle Lovett,
Bonnie Raitt,
Patrizio Buanne,
Odd Future,
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds,
Rusko, and
George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic.

Springsteen, Van Halen, RHCP, Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Shatner & More

Along with their show at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalBruce Springsteen & The E Street Band announces their North American “Wrecking Ball” tour. The tour runs March through May, with no word yet on who will replace Clarence Clemons on saxophone, who passed away in June. The tour is in support of their latest album “Wrecking Ball” which will be released March 6th on Columbia Records. The Boss comes to Atlanta, Greensboro, Tampa, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, New York City, Buffalo, Albany, Cleveland, Los Angeles, and more. Buy These Tickets

Eddie Vedder reveals that he will embark on a 13 city, U.S. solo tour, in support of his latest solo album “Ukulele Songs,” which was released last year along with the DVD “Water on the Road,” which featured footage from Vedder’s 2008 solo tour. Vedder is also a performer at this years New Orleans Jazz Fest and will also be in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Tulsa, Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and more. Buy These Tickets

Decorated and legendary pianist, songwriter, and music man Elton John adds even more dates to his U.S. performances. Along with his Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Elton has added shows in Raleigh, Richmond, and Roanoke. Other stops include Chicago, Orlando, Estero, Springfield, and New York City. Buy These Tickets

Van Halen is releasing more of their North American tour itinerary during the next few weeks. They have already announced dates for various cities including Atlantic City, Atlanta, Charlotte, Tulsa, Tacoma, Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton, and have added University Park and Manchester. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees are touring in support of their latest album “A Different Kind of Truth.” Buy These Tickets

Trace Adkins announces a tour of intimate theatre engagements starting in March. Inspired by an appearance on last summer’s “Invitation Only” special on CMT, Adkins was eager to take that experience on the road. The “Songs & Stories Tour” begins in Des Moines, Iowa, on March 8th, and travels to Kansas City, Peoria, Milwaukee, Rochester, Grand Forks, Birmingham, Ashland, Toledo, Louisville, Spartanburg, and more. Buy These Tickets

Another New Orleans Jazz Fest performer, Florence And The Machine announces a new 15-city U.S. tour. Touring in support of its 2011 sophomore studio album, “Ceremonials,” the English indie pop band comes to Santa Barbara, Indio, Reno, Davis, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Dallas, Houston, New York City, Atlantic City, and more. Buy These Tickets

Godsmack heads out on the two month “Mass Chaos” tour with fellow New Englanders, Staind. The tour was named by fans, and the band is also giving their fans an opportunity to design the tour poster. Joining them is Pennsylvania rock band Halestorm. The “Mass Chaos” tour comes to Augusta, Estero, New Orleans, Lafayette, Bossier City, Conroe, Belton, Beaumont, Laredo, Mesa, Corpus Christi, and many more. Buy These Tickets

With shows already sold out, Red Hot Chili Peppers add more North American shows to their upcoming “I’m With You World Tour.” The tour kick-off has been pushed back until March 29th due to lead singer Anthony Kiedis sustaining multiple foot injuries and needing surgery. The Peppers come to Los Angeles, Oakland, San Diego, Glendale, Denver, San Antonio, Dallas, New Orleans, Houston, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Detroit, and many more. Buy These Tickets

This year’s New Orleans Jazz Fest boasts a tremendous line-up this year, including some heavyweight performers like Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Eddie Vedder, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, The Beach Boys’ 50th Anniversary Reunion, Zac Brown Band, Eagles, and Foo Fighters. Other artists include Bon Iver, Steel Pulse, Florence & The Machine, Ani DiFranco, Grace Potter And The Nocturnals, Jill Scott, Feist, Al Green, Bonnie Raitt, John Mayer, My Morning Jacket, Ne-Yo, and The Neville Brothers. Not to mention appearances by Maze feat. Frankie Beverly, Galactic, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Yolanda Adams, Dukes Of Dixieland, Pete Fountain, Tab Benoit, Bruce Hornsby, Herbie Hancock, and more! This astronomical musical event occurs April 27th to the 29th and May 3rd to the 6th at the Fairgrounds Racecourse in New Orleans.Buy These Tickets

Last year, Alison Krauss & Union Station played over 80 shows to over 300,000 fans throughout the world. This year they gear up to do it again with their “Paper Airplane” tour, in support of their 14th album release of the same name. Seamlessly bridging the gap between roots music and country, rock and pop, Alison comes to Little Rock, Oklahoma City, Charleston, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Savannah, Birmingham, Chattanooga, Norfolk, Baltimore, Wallingford, Montclair, Columbia, Jackson, and more. Buy These Tickets

Shatner’s World: We Just Live In It is following up its Broadway run with a national tour. The one-man show, starring Star Trek icon William Shatner, revisits his phenomenal path from classically trained Shakespearean actor to cultural icon with his laugh-out-loud humor and signature storytelling. Through anecdotes, songs, jokes and even some poignant moments, you experience William Shatner like never before. The theatrical production comes to San Francisco, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Chicago, Milwaukee, Denver, Dallas, Houston, Charlotte, and more. Buy These Tickets

Internationally renowned superstar Barry Manilow, best known for the hits “Could It Be Magic,” “Mandy,” and “Copacabana (At the Copa),” has sold more than 80 million records worldwide. He brings his lush, melodic musical style on tour and comes to Chicago, New York City, Omaha, Saint Louis, Moline, Detroit, Des Moines, Saint Paul, Green Bay, Los Angeles, and more. Buy These Tickets

After joining Kenny Chesney’s “Goin’ Coastal” tour, country music artist Billy Curringtonbreaks out on his own with his own headlining tour, starting in March. Currington will be joined on tour by David Nail and Kip Moore, and brings his hits “Let Me Down Easy” and “Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right” to Biloxi, Arlington, San Antonio, Kingston, Rama, Huntington, Knoxville, Lowell, Wallingford, Charlotte, and more. Buy These Tickets

Amnesty International is celebrating its 50th anniversary by bringing The Secret Policeman’s Ball across the pond to New York City’s Radio City Music Hall for its very first ever appearance in the United States. The Ball has a long and hilariously off-color history of using comedy and music to fight for free speech and human rights around the world. The fundraiser event started as three nights at Her Majesty’s Theatre in 1976 and over the years involved Monty Python’s John Cleese and friends. Appearing at the March 4th event will be Coldplay, “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Mumford & Sons, Russell Brand, and Reggie Watts with more to be announced. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Hot Tuna,
Mac Miller,
Creedence Clearwater Revisited,
Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt,
John Pinette,
Jason Aldean,
Glenn Beck,
James Taylor,
Theory Of A Deadman,
Ingrid Michaelson, and
Joan Osborne.

Roger Waters, Elton John, Jay-z, Daughtry, Mana, Korn, Death Cab, 5FDP & More

Roger Waters reveals that the venue of his July 6th performance of “The Wall” in New York City is Yankee Stadium. Last year, Waters had the fifth highest-selling tour with a gross of over $103 million, and prepares for another 2012 outing. The arena and stadium tour comes to Houston, Austin, Tulsa, Denver, San Francisco, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Portland, Detroit, Chicago, New York City, and more.Buy These Tickets

Elton John, has booked additional dates to complement his residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The iconic artist has added shows in Augusta, North Charleston, Sunrise, Orlando, and Estero, along with his Las Vegas shows February 9th to the 18th and April 13th to the 19th. Buy These Tickets

On February 6thJay-Z comes to Carnegie Hall to headline the first ever hip-hop focused concert series there. The two-night event is a fundraising initiative to benefit New York City public schools, the result of a partnership between the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundationand United Way of New York City. The 13-time Grammy award winner says to expect a departure from his “Watch the Throne” tour that he just concluded with Kanye West. They are hopeful that the event will raise a sum in the millions of dollars for the two charitable organizations. Buy These Tickets

Led by former “American Idol” contestant Chris Daughtry, Daughtry, announces dates for their 2012 “Break the Spell Tour.” The Grammy nominated band has sold over seven million albums, played sold out concerts around the world in less than four years, and their self-titled debut was the fastest selling rock debut in Soundscan history. Joining them on the road is Nashville-based pop rock group SafetySuit and singer-songwriter Mike Sanchez. For every ticket sold, the band is donating one dollar to the humanitarian organization Malaria No More. “Break the Spell” comes to San Antonio, Lake Charles, Champaign, Moline, Buffalo, Reading, Toronto, Cleveland, Atlanta, Little Rock, Nashville, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Greensboro, and more. Buy These Tickets

With the release of their 2011 “Codes and Keys,” Death Cab for Cutiewere wanting to bring an orchestra on tour with them to more fully recreate the string-laden sound of their album. It seems that idea is now a reality with their one-of-a-kind tour featuring Magik*Magik Orchestra, the same small San Francisco-based orchestra that contributed all of the string arrangements on the album. The month-long North American tour will also feature indie rockers Youth Lagoon. “Codes and Keys” debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard 200, and you can catch the tour in Denver, Omaha, Milwaukee, Chicago, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, Providence, Buffalo, Dallas, Austin, and many more. Buy These Tickets

Freeform electronic artist Bassnectar announces dates for the “Vava Voom” tour. After playing several major music festivals in 2011 including Bonnaroo, Las Vegas’ Electric Daisy, Camp Bisco, and Wakarusa, he will bring his unique blend of dubstep, breakbeat, and other IDM styles across the U.S. The tour comes to Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Madison, Chicago, Burlington, Bonston, Philadelphia, Norfolk, Richmond, Tallahassee, Sacramento, and more. Buy These Tickets

Five Finger Death Punch and Soulfly are gearing up for a spring tour throughout the U.S. and Canada. The Californian heavy metal band is touring in support of their latest album “American Capitalist.” Soulfly features former Sepultura frontman Max Cavalera and Ministry bassist Tony Campos and the tour travels to Las Vegas, Pomona, Fresno, Modesto, Redding, Portland, Yakima, Seattle, Vancouver, Dawson Creek, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, and more. Buy These Tickets

Korn unleashes the second leg of their “Path Of Totality Tour” next month. Named after their latest album “The Path Of Totality,” which debuted in the top 10 of Nielsen SoundScan’s top albums chart, the tour kicks off in Detroit and will feature Korn’s revamped sound as featured on their top five rock single “Narcissistic Cannibal.” Special guests on select dates include Kill The Noise and Korn’s own Jonathan Davis, who will debut his new DJ set as his alter ego J Devil. The nu metal group comes to Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, Denver, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Bernardino, San Francisco, and more. Buy These Tickets

Mana announces the second leg of their U.S. world tour. Hailing from Guadalajara, the group is touring in support of their eighth studio album, “Drama y Luz,” which has already snagged 2011 Latin Grammy Awards for best rock and best engineered album and is up for a 2012 award for best Latin pop, rock or urban album. Packing 17 shows into a little over five weeks, Mana comes to Hidalgo, Houston, Dallas, Laredo, New York City, Rosemont, Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno, Los Angeles, Denver, and more. Buy These Tickets

Keith Urban returns to the stage for the first time since vocal surgery, performing at the Grand Ole Opry on February 3rd. The New Zealand-born country superstar had a polyp removed from a vocal cord late last year and has been on vocal rest. Needing to reschedule the remaining dates of his 2011 tour, the last we heard from Urban was a song he recorded for the “CMA Country Christmas” television special in mid-November. Catch Urban this year in Nashville, San Antonio, Baton Rouge, Oshkosh, Cadott, Gilford, and Toronto. Buy These Tickets

Some of country music’s biggest stars are coming together in Las Vegas to celebrateLionel Richie and his contribution to the music industry. Artists like Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum, Martina McBride, and more will gather for “ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends – A Lifetime of Hits.” The show will feature duets from Lionel Richie’s soon to be released album “Tuskegee,” as well as songs from his repertoire of over four decades of hits. The concert will also benefit the charity ACM Lifting Lives, which seeks to improve lives through the power of music. Buy These Tickets

Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
The Kooks,
Vince Gill,
Social Distortion,
The Fray,
Cody Simpson, and
Rodrigo Y Gabriela.