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Earlier this week, rock n roll legends KISS announced today their newly rescheduled dates for their final tour. KISS recently postponed five shows due to band members Paul Stanley, and Gene Simmons testing positive for COVID-19. Following a 10-day quarantine, doctors have advised the tour is safely set to resume and did so on Thursday, September 9th in Irvine, CA. The band has worked hard to reschedule postponed show dates to the best of their ability. Sadly, due to routing and availability, the show dates in Hartford, Milwaukee, and Raleigh will be postponed to 2022. If you have bought tickets for any of these dates, don’t panic. All previously purchased tickets and VIP packages will be honored for the new dates!
Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows (D.R.U.G.S) have unveiled dates for their first-ever headlining tour in eight years! The upcoming massive headline tour kicks off on October 27th and will see the artists on the road for 36 shows. In February, they reformed and teased an upcoming album due out later this year. It will be the first new music released since their self-titled album was released in 2011. Fans of D.R.U.G.S can get excited to hear the band’s older music as well as new songs on the American tour! Tickets for the tour are on sale here as well as VIP upgrades.
Fans of James Arthur will be undoubtedly delighted to hear that the artist has just announced massive tours in both the UK & Ireland as well as North America in 2022. James will tour the UK in March 2022, with dates including a special show at London’s prestigious Royal Albert Hall! The North American dates follow in April and May. When the artist tours in 2022, fans will be able to see James performing songs from his upcoming new album It’ll All Make Sense In The End alongside his classic hit singles and fan favorites. Tickets to see James live will go on sale on September 17th and can be found here.
Seven years after the band went on a hiatus, The Wanted is back and better than ever! The band just announced their greatest hits album Most Wanted– The Greatest Hits, out on November 12th. Alongside this, The Wanted have just announced that they will embark on a reunion tour next spring in the UK! The Most Wanted – The Greatest Tour takes in many of the UK’s biggest cities and will give fans a chance to hear all their favorites live again. Earlier this week, the band also revealed that they will perform together for the first time in seven years at Tom Parker’s charity concert for Stand Up To Cancer Inside My Head at the Royal Albert Hall on September 20th. So, get ready for a night full of fun and throwback songs and buy your tickets here on September 17th!
After not being able to play live music in almost two years, Middle Kids will embark on their US TODAY WE’RE THE GREATEST ALBUM TOUR next week. The tour will kick off in Connecticut on September 18th and will see the artists on the road for 23 shows in 15 states. In a challenging time and overcoming a number of difficult hurdles, Middle Kids will be one of the first Australia-based bands to tour the USA since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Tickets for the TODAY WE’RE THE GREATEST ALBUM TOUR are available to buy from here now.
Pop legends Steps have recently released their brand new album What The Future Holds Pt. 2. As well as releasing the album, the band also announced #Steptember, a month of daily surprises including competitions to meet the band, new music, exclusive videos, and live virtual chats! We absolutely love this idea, what an amazing thing to give to their fans! As well as this, the band has just announced a huge UK tour to take place later this year. Steps will be performing their greatest hits alongside new songs from their new album! Fans will also be able to watch Sophie Ellis-Bextor perform as she will be the supporting act on the tour. Grab your tickets to see Steps live right here!
Ten years into her career, songwriter Rebecca Black announces her first ever European headline tour! The tour will see the artist on the road in places such as Paris, Amsterdam, London, Berlin & more! The tour named Rebecca Black Was Here will begin in May 2022 and kicks off on May 2nd in Brussels! As well as this, Rebecca will tour in the US at the beginning of 2022 in places like New York, California, and many other. Tickets for Rebecca Black’s highly anticipated Rebecca Black Was Here Tour can be found here!
Dan + Shay
This week, three-time consecutive Grammy winners Dan and Shay have just begun their 30+ date headlining tour! The shows so far have been full of hits from Dan + Shay’s undeniable catalog, in addition to brand new songs played live for the first time from their hit new album Good Things including its three No. 1 singles, ‘10,000 Hours,’ ‘I Should Probably Go To Bed,’ and ‘Glad You Exist.’ As well as this, alternative pop rockers The Band CAMINO and multi-platinum-selling singer-songwriter Ingrid Andress performed as special guests and will continue to do so on all of Dan and Shay’s tour dates. Tickets for the tour are still on sale and you can get yours here!
Utilita Creation Day Festival
An essential new fixture in the festival calendar, Utilita Creation Day Festival will be bringing two days of exhilarating live music to Wolverhampton’s West Park on the 28th and 29th May 2022. This week, the festival organizers announced the artists set to perform and what a lineup it is! The lineup will include brilliant artists such as IDLES, Happy Mondays, Friendly Fires, and many more! Tickets for the exciting Utilita Creation Day Festival are on sale now and you can get yours right here.
Fresh from their triumphant headline appearances at Slam Dunk Festival last weekend, Don Broco has recently announced that they will be performing headline shows in Nottingham! These two new shows are set to take place in the popular venue Nottingham Rock City on November 1st and 2nd! These shows have been newly added to the band’s already announced massive UK tour. Don Broco will be playing 13 gigs in November after the release of their fourth album Amazing Things which is now set to be released on October 22nd. All tickets are available to be purchased here.
Earlier this week, pop superstar Dua Lipa announced the North American leg of her highly anticipated Future Nostalgia Tour for 2022. The arena tour will see the artist on the road 28 stops across the US! Her highly anticipated Future Nostalgia Tour will include Dua’s first-ever headline show at Madison Square Garden in New York City! Caroline Polachek and Lolo Zouaï will be the supporting acts on Dua Lipa‘s tour, as well as Megan Thee Stallion joining on select dates. Undoubtedly, this is going to be one tour fans of Dua Lipa will definitely not want to miss! Tickets and VIP upgrade packages go on sale beginning Friday, September 17th here and will sell fast so don’t wait to get yours!
This week, J Balvin released his highly anticipated sixth studio album Jose which is now available to listen to everywhere. Named after the artist’s legal name, Jose comprises Balvin’s most personal effort to date and sees him going more in-depth musically than ever. In addition to the new album, J Balvin also announced a headlining tour! The tour will take place in North America in 2022. The 28-date run of shows kicks off on April 19th, 2022 in San Antonio and wraps on June 4th in Puerto Rico. Fans will be able to buy tickets on Friday, September 17th, and will be available to buy here.
Proving to be an unstoppable force in 2021 with hundreds of millions of streams, UK pop singer and songwriter Mimi Webb reveals the dates for her 2022 European headline tour. It will be her first European jaunt in support of her debut Seven Shades of Heartbreak out October 22nd and means fans will be able to hear the new songs live for the first time! The six-week run kicks off January 19th in Amsterdam and will see the artist on the road visiting major cities across Europe including a huge gig in London! Tickets for this tour will be able to buy on September 17th and will be available from here.
The Kid LAROI
After making his debut at the VMA’s and performing a sold-out NYC show, The Kid LAROI just announced his first-ever headlining tour. The END OF THE WORLD TOUR kicks off on January 29th and will see the artist on the road all across North America before heading off to the international legs of the tour. Fans of The Kid LAROI can look forward to hearing hits from each chapter of the No.1 project F*CK LOVE. Tickets for the highly anticipated END OF THE WORLD TOUR can be bought here.
Rising British pop singer-songwriter Maisie Peters has announced dates for her first North American headline! This tour comes after the release of her acclaimed debut album You Signed Up For This. The month-long run will see the artist on the road in places such as Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Vancouver, and many more! The tour is named You Signed Up For This, after the artist’s debut album, and will allow fans to hear all of the new songs live. Grab your tickets for the You Signed Up For This Tour right here!
What an incredible week for touring announcements! Which artist out of these would you be most compelled to see live? We want to know! Let us know over on our socials – Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter!
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