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  • 311 Announces Unity Tour 2011, Release New Single

    311 Announces Unity Tour 2011, Release New Single

    In gearing up for their new album due mid-July, 311 has announced an extensive amphitheater tour about the U.S. The Unity Tour 2011 begins July 6th in Wichita, Kansas and will include support from Sublime with Rome, DJ Soulman, and DJ Trichrome. The schedule also has the band’s first 3-day 311 Pow Wow Fest, which... »

  • Christian McBride Tours With Inside Straight

    Christian McBride Tours With Inside Straight

    Christian McBride will be taking his band Inside Straight on the road starting June 25th, with dates spread out about Canada, the U.S. The jazz bassist will also be making an appearance at Tommy LiPuma’s 75th Birthday Celebration in Switzerland. McBride, who is adept at both upright and electric, recruited Steve Wilson, Warren Wolf, Peter... »

  • Bela Fleck & The Flecktones Extend North American Tour

    Bela Fleck & The Flecktones Extend North American Tour

    Bela Fleck and the Flecktones have announced extended tour dates in support of their latest album, Rocket Science. The trek, which began in May, is now set to stretch into September with shows in Canada and the U.S. Several of the performances will be at festivals, including the Montreal Jazz fest and the Shenandoah Valley... »

  • Mr. Big Announces North American Tour

    Mr. Big Announces North American Tour

    Mr. Big, anchored by bass genius Billy Sheehan, will be touring North America starting July 30th in San Diego, California. The trek, in support of their latest album What If, will mark the group’s first North American trek with it’s original members in 13 years. Founded in 1988, Mr. Big’s original and current lineup includes... »

  • CJ Ramone Announces Summer Tour Dates

    CJ Ramone Announces Summer Tour Dates

    Former Ramones bassist CJ Ramone has announced a summer tour that will cover just about the whole continental U.S. The tour kicks off July 7th, 2011 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and wraps up on August 7th in Cleveland, Ohio. CJ joined the Ramones in 1989, replacing founding member Dee Dee Ramone. CJ is often credited as... »

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce First Tour Dates in Five Years

    Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce First Tour Dates in Five Years

    The Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced their first tour dates after five years in support of their upcoming album, I’m With You, due August 30th. This string of dates has the quartet playing two festivals, Summer Sonic in Japan and Rock in Rio in Brazil, before hitting Europe starting in Germany on October 7th... »

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  • Peter Hook Announces North American Tour Of Joy Division’s ‘Closer’

    Peter Hook Announces North American Tour Of Joy Division’s ‘Closer’

    Peter Hook will be bringing his band, The Light, to North America for a string of concert dates in which the group will play Joy Division’s albums, Unknown Pleasures and Closer in their entirety. Hook, who was the bassist/founder of the post-punk outfit, took a similar tour late last year, but was only showcasing the... »

  • Furthur Announces Summer Tour, Live Webcast Concert

    Furthur Announces Summer Tour, Live Webcast Concert

    Furthur, featuring former Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh and guitarist Bob Weir, have announced a summer tour spanning July 14-31. The group will be starting in West Virginia at the All Good Festival, making their way up and down the East Coast, eventually landing at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Alpharetta, Georgia. Besides All Good,... »

  • Judas Priest Announces North American Tour Dates for Final World Tour

    Judas Priest Announces North American Tour Dates for Final World Tour

    Legendary British metal group Judas Priest has announced the U.S. tour dates on their Epitaph tour, which they say will be their final world tour. The 20-date excursion includes four shows in Canada, with most dates spread across the U.S. Though most of the concerts are planned for the West Coast, more dates are expected... »

  • Return To Forever Announces US Tour Dates with Zappa Plays Zappa

    Return To Forever Announces US Tour Dates with Zappa Plays Zappa

    Return to Forever has announced the their US dates to their World Tour, which will span August and September. Bass giant Stanley Clarke, who turns 60 in June, will be joining returning members Chick Corea and Lenny White as well as new members Frank Gambale and violinist Jean-Luc Ponty for the trek with the band,... »