With the 2016 concert season coming to an end its time to start looking at which artists and groups will be hitting the road with 2017 concert tours. Some of the biggest names in music have had a long absence from the road including Bon Jovi, Pink and Bruno Mars. Other artists are scheduled to drop new albums in 2017 which usually means a worldwide tour is on the way.
Check out Barry’s Tickets predictions for the artists and groups most likely to head out on tour to a venue near you in 2017.
With a new album “This House Is Not For Sale” set for release in the fall of 2016 fame New Jersey rock band Bon Jovi will be hitting the road again in 2017 with a worldwide concert tour. Currently, there is no news if Richie Sambora will return for the tour. The band’s last major tour “Because We Can – The Tour” was in 2013 and lasted 107 shows and placed first on Pollstar’s “Top Worldwide Tours” grossing 259.5 million dollars. Keep on reading!
Maroon 5 with Kelly Clarkson Hollywood Bowl Concert.
The Honda Civic Tour with Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson announced that they will be preforming at the Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl on Oct 6th 2013. If you haven’t seen either in concert now is your chance, both put on amazing live shows.
Kelly tweeted for people to bring Glow Sticks like they used on her American Idol performance.
You can purchase Honda Civic Tour with Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson Hollywood Bowl Tickets here.
The official word has just gone out that are going on tour this spring in North America to promote the hell out of their latest disc, Roses. Dolores O’Riordan and her bandmates will kick things off in New York city at the start of May and bring their new music to nine different lucky cities. (None of them being Los Angeles, BTW. Whomp, whomp!)
If you’re lucky enough that the band is rolling into your town, we IMPLORE you to check them out as they have always been so stupendous live. Check out the full list of dates AFTER THE JUMP to see if you’ll be able to catch them!
The Cranberries On Tour
May 4th New York, NY Terminal 5 (on sale 2/17)
May 5th Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory (on sale 2/18)
American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson is this years pick to sing the national anthem at the 2012 Super Bowl. Taking place in Indianapolis February 5th. Clarkson won American Idol ten years ago, has sold 20 million albums worldwide and has had half a dozen singles in the Top 10.
The Super Bowl line-up at Lucas Oil Stadium is also slated to include in the Super Bowl: country music couple Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, singing “America the Beautiful” as well as Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Madonna, who will perform at halftime.
Clarkson — whose fifth album recently landed a #2 debut on the Billboard albums chart — will be joined by singer/songwriter Matt Nathanson on the outing.
As a bonus, Clarkson also expects that the song will be a blast to play in concert. ” ‘What Doesn’t Kill You,’ I can’t wait to perform that live,” said the singer. “We’ve already rehearsed it, and it’s so much fun. It’s like this big dance anthem.