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  1. Black Keys Top Hot Tours Chart, Followed by Jason Aldean, Eric Church

    October 22, 2012 10:04 AM EDT The Black Keys rise to No. 1 on the weekly Hot Tours ranking with more than $2 million in box office grosses reported from three venues in California during its fall trek through western U.S. markets. Touring in support of the album "El Camin ...

  2. Five Finger Death Punch, Killswitch Engage to Lead Trespass America Festival

    April 24, 2012 10:23 PM EDT A new metal festival will be throwing down the gauntlet this summer. Trespass America, a co-production with the UK-based Metal Hammer magazine, will gather seven bands for a 25-date U.S. tour this summer, with more shows to be announced. The tour ...

  3. Kenny Chesney Announces New Tour Dates

    January 13, 2011 12:00 AM EST After taking 2010 off from touring, Kenny Chesney will return to the road in a big way in 2011 -- the singer announced 41 new arena and amphitheatre dates on his Goin' Coastal tour. These dates, along with 10 previously announced stadium show ...

  4. Disturbed Drafts Killswitch, Lacuna Coil For Tour

    January 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST The 2009 installment of Disturbed's Music As A Weapon trek has been expanded into a full-fledged festival tour. The 38-city Music As A Weapon IV Festival will feature two stages of hard rock and metal acts, traveling tattoo artists, extreme s ...

  5. Phish Reveals Reunion Tour Details

    January 08, 2009 12:00 AM EST On the heels of a three-night stand in early March in Hampton, Va., Phish has confirmed a host of additional tour dates this summer, its first since splitting in 2004. The tour begins June 4-5 at Jones Beach in Wantagh, N.Y.; tickets go on sale Ja ...

  6. The Killers Unveil 2009 Tour Plans

    October 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Killers will begin an early 2009 tour Jan. 17 in Denver in support of their third Island album, "Day and Age," due Nov. 25. First single "Human" is No. 58 this week on the Billboard Hot 100. Before the year is out, the Kill ...

  7. Radio City Christmas Spectacular To Hit The Road

    April 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Madison Square Garden Entertainment (MSGE) will launch a touring arena version of its Radio City Christmas Spectacular this holiday season, Billboard.biz has learned. The $25 million production will be geared specifically for arenas and play 18 ci ...

  8. Springsteen Hitting North America, Europe This Fall

    August 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will tour North America and Europe before the end of the year in support of their new album, "Magic." The trek begins on street date for the Columbia set (Oct. 2) in Hartford, Conn., w ...

  9. Dubay To Exit University Of Florida Arena Post

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran arena manager Lionel J. Dubay, director of the Stephen C. O'Connell Center at the University of Florida in Gainesville, will leave that post on July 12 to take over as director of business services at U of F. Dubay admits he has mixed ...

  10. Genesis Bringing Reunion Tour To North America

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST As expected , the reunited Genesis will visit North America on a fall tour that begins Sept. 7 in Toronto, the group announced this morning (March 7) at a media event in New York. So far, 13 dates have been announced through Oct. 12 in Los Angeles ...

  11. Hank Williams, Jr., Lynyrd Skynyrd To Hit The Road

    January 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST Hank Williams, Jr., and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd will co-headline the Rowdy Frynds arena tour, Billboard.biz has learned. The initial run of shows includes 20 dates, beginning April 11 at the VBCC Arena in Huntsville, Ala. Other ...

  12. Huge Sales Continue For Billy Joel's Return

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Billy Joel's upcoming return to the concert stage (Billboard.biz, Nov. 21) continues to be greeted enthusiastically, as evidenced by more huge on-sales last weekend. Billy Joel's upcoming return to the concert stage (Billboard.biz, Nov. ...

  13. Hurricane Dennis Impacts Southeast Tours

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Kelly Clarkson forced to postpone shows. Kelly Clarkson's run through the Gulf of Mexico region was rudely interrupted by Hurricane Dennis, forcing the postponement of a July 10 show at the Keifer UNO Lakefront Arena in New Orleans and a July ...

  14. Comcast-Spectacor Ventures President Expands Role

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Peter Luukko becomes president and COO. Veteran venue and entertainment executive Peter Luukko, the president of Comcast-Spectacor Ventures, will expand his duties and become president and COO of Comcast-Spectacor, the Philadelphia-based sports an ...

  15. 3 Doors Down To Lead Summer Package

    April 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Doors Down will headline a summer tour package that also includes Stain'd and Breaking Benjamin, Billboard.biz has learned. Dates are still being finalized on the run, which will begin July 1 and wr 3 Doors Down will headline a summer tour ...

  16. Mellencamp Ready To Roll

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Tour of secondary markets starts March 23. In his first North American tour in three years, John Mellencamp will play mostly secondary markets beginning March 23 at the Savannah (Ga.) Civic Center. The tour supports his recent Island hits package, ...

  17. Slipknot Sets Subliminal Verses Tour

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Slipknot will headline a triple-threat hard-rock arena tour that includes Lamb Of God and Shadows Fall on the bill. Slipknot will headline a triple-threat hard-rock arena tour that includes Lamb Of God and Shadows Fall on the bill. The Subliminal ...

  18. Allen Johnson Moves To Orlando

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Allen Johnson, longtime director of the Lakeland (Fla.) Civic Center complex, is moving to the same role at the Orlando (Fla.) Centroplex, effective Sept. 27. Allen Johnson, longtime director of the Lakeland (Fla.) Civic Center complex, is moving ...

  19. Grant, Gill Set Holiday Trek

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Amy Grant and Vince Gill will reprise their annual holiday tour, Simply Christmas with Amy Grant and Vince Gill, on a 15-city trek which begins Dec. 1 at the Pensacola (Fla.) Civic Center. Amy Grant and Vince Gill will reprise their annual holiday ...

  20. CCE Nabs McGee For Senior VP Role

    April 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) has named veteran arena management executive Mike McGee as executive VP of corporate operations, effective May 3. Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) has named veteran arena management executive Mike McGee as execut ...

  21. Connick Ready To Hit The Road

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Harry Connick Jr., begins an extensive tour April 29 at the Pensacola (Fla.) Civic Center, with dates on the books until Sept. 4-5 at Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass. Harry Connick Jr., begins an extensive tour April 29 at the Pensacola (Fla.) Civic Cen ...

  22. Eagles To Take Flight Again In May

    March 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Eagles will return to secondary markets in May with their ongoing Farewell I tour, which began in 2002, Billboard.biz has learned. The Eagles will return to secondary markets in May with their ongoing Farewell I tour, which began in 2002, Bill ...