Classic Rock Concert Tour

Watch/Listen: Rehearsal footage of The Who for their 'Movin' On' Tour

When THE WHO come to Buffalo on May 9th, they'll be accompanied by familiar Who players featuring guitarist/backup singer (and Pete's younger brother) Simon Townshend, keyboardist Loren Gold, bassist Jon Button and drummer Zak Starkey, and as mentioned in the band's January tour announcement...
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JEFF LYNNE Announces Support Act For E.L.O.'S N. American Tour.

This past October, I wrote about a planned 2nd North American Tour by Jeff Lynne's E.L.O . for this Summer, after a hugely successful run last Summer, which was the first tour by the venerable English Rock outfit in 30+ years. This year's tour will hit 20 cities (see itinerary below), which is an 8...
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Alice Cooper/Halestorm Show: What To Expect

ALICE COOPER , the original Shock Rocker, has announced a 19-date Summer tour with the hard-rockin', Grammy-nominated band, Halestorm . The new show, billed as 'Ol' Black Eyes Is Back' , will play amphitheaters in July and August, with an August 7th stop scheduled at CMAC in Canandaigua. ( see full...
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ZZ TOP Announces 1st Set Of 50th Anniversary Dates

ZZ TOP , who will observe their 50th Anniversary this year, have just announced a trio of 'Texas Bash' shows (Dallas, Houston, & Austin) that will take place in mid-May, followed by a 5 week trek that will take the heritage rockers through Scandanavia and Europe. ( see itinerary below ) They'll...
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Singer JON ANDERSON Readies 1st Solo LP in 8 Years

Singer JON ANDERSON , known primarily as the lead singer for YES , has also had a lengthy and successful solo career, with a total of 14 solo albums released since 1996. His most recent work was 2011's 'Survival And Other Stories,' and now after a 7+ year hiatus, the 75-year old Classic Rocker is...
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Vinyl Version Of RUSH's 'Rush In Rio' Live Set Due In January

Despite all previous (and frequent) proclamations that 'Vinyl is dead,' all music lovers know that to be false, and if anything, there's been an ongoing resurgence of both vinyl album sales and popularity. As a matter of fact, there are many new recordings (and reissues) as well that simultaneously...
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BILLY GIBBONS Kicks Off Solo Tour

ZZ TOP's Billy F. Gibbons kicked off his brief solo tour in Ohio the other night, and the Texas guitar slinger treated the audience to an 18 song set that featured songs from his 2nd solo album, 'The Big, Bad Blues' and a variety of 'covers' mixed in with a few ZZ Top numbers. (complete set list...
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STRAY CATS Announce New Album, 40th Anniversary Tour

The STRAY CATS , the trio of musicians from Long Island, N.Y. who pretty much single-handedly revived the Rockabilly music genre in the 1980's are back, and will celebrate their 40th Anniversary with a new album and an extensive tour. The original band mates- Brian Setzer, Slim Jim Phantom, and Lee...
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EAGLES' Tour To Take Flight Internationally

Hot on the heels of the announcement of the release of their 'Legacy' box sets, The EAGLES have just released dates for an upcoming European 'World Tour' that will commence in late May 2019. Following their performances at 2017's 'Classic East/West' shows, The Eagles hit the road earlier this year...
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JOHN FOGERTY Promises A 50th Anniversary Tour

If you were fortunate enough to see JOHN FOGERTY this past Summer (with ZZ TOP) on the 'Blues & Bayous Tour,' like me, you were probably amazed at not only the incredible canon of music he's responsible for as a solo artist and with C.C.R., but also the energy level and passion that the 73 year...
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