Aerosmith and New Kids on the Block Book Fenway Park Gigs

Steven Tyler of Aerosmith
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Steven Tyler of Aerosmith performs during the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on Jan. 26, 2020 in Los Angeles. 

Get your tix, because it's the only NKOTB show of the year.

Two of Boston's finest are coming home in September for major gigs at Fenway Park. Native sons Aerosmith and New Kids on the Block will touch down at the home of the Red Sox on Sept. 18 and 19, respectively. Aerosmith's gig, a 50th anniversary celebration from the "Bad Boys of Boston," will feature support from Extreme. NKOTB will hit it the next night with Bell Biv Devoe and as-yet-unnamed other special guests for their only announced concert appearance anywhere in 2020.

The gig marks the third stop at Fenway for NKOTB, with tickets on sale to the general public beginning Jan. 31 at noon here. The Aerosmith public onsale will begin on Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. EST. Citi is hte official presale card for both shows, with Citi members gaining access to presale ticketts beginning Jan. 28 at 10 a.m. EST for Aerosmith and noon EST for NKOTB. All preslaes end on Jan. 30 at 10 p.m. EST.

“To be playing in Boston with these legendary artists, in this sacred venue, is an honor! We’ll be pulling out all the stops to create a celebration unlike anything our city has ever seen,” New Kids on the Block's Donnie Wahlberg said in a statement.

Aerosmith were honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year this weekend before taking the stage on Sunday night (Jan. 26) to perform "Walk This Way" with Run-D.M.C. at the 2020 Grammy Awards.   

 

 

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