Aerosmith Postponements Continue
Throat problems suffered by singer Steven Tyler have forced Aerosmith off of the road for a few days. This week alone, the Boston band postponed a hometown appearance on Sunday, as well as a show in PThroat problems suffered by singer Steven Tyler have forced Aerosmith off of the road for a few days. This week alone, the Boston band postponed a hometown appearance on Sunday, as well as a show in Providence, R.I., on Tuesday, and tonight's (Nov. 8) show in Philadelphia. According to the band's official Web site the shows will be rescheduled.
Late last month, Tyler's illness forced the cancellation of a pair of shows in Pittsburgh and Toronto, and last Friday in Dayton. Those concerts will not be rescheduled. The band had also canceled one show and rescheduled two others immediately following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S.
Aerosmith's tour in support of its Columbia album "Just Push Play" last visited Montreal on Halloween night. With reunited U.K. rock act the Cult in tow, the trek is planned to run through Dec. 17 in Cleveland. The next scheduled date is Saturday at Lexington, Ky.'s Rupp Arena.
Released in March, "Just Push Play" debuted at No. 2 on The Billboard 200. The single "Sunshine" is No. 23 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.
Here are Aerosmith's remaining tour dates:
Nov. 10: Lexington, Ky. (Rupp Arena)
Nov. 12: New York (Madison Square Garden)
Nov. 15: East Rutherford, N.J. (Continental Arena)
Nov. 17: Manchester, N.H. (Manchester Verizon Wireless Arena)
Nov. 25: Greensboro, N.C. (Greensboro Coliseum Complex)
Nov. 27: Tampa, Fla. (Ice Palace Arena)
Nov. 29: Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (National Car Rental Center)
Dec. 1: Birmingham, Ala. (Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center-Arena)
Dec. 3: Champaign, Ill. (Assembly Hall)
Dec. 7: Little Rock, Ark. (Alltel Arena)
Dec. 9: Oklahoma City (Myriad Convention Center)
Dec. 11: St. Louis (Savvis Center)
Dec. 13: Kansas City, Mo. (Kemper Arena)
Dec. 15: Moline, Ill. (Mark of the Quad Cities)
Dec. 17: Cleveland (Gund Arena)