John Mellencamp, who also goes by John Cougar Mellencamp, will be giving long-time fans a reason to book tickets and make plans with his Sad Clowns & Hillbillies 2017 Summer Tour. Starting June 5 at Colorado’s Fiddlers Green Amphitheatre, the tour will wind its way through the U.S., with a series of indoor and outdoor shows. John Mellencamp will wrap it up Sept. 1 at Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, Vermont.
OneRepublic fans have quite a treat in store for the summer. The band, which rose to fame after its hit single, “Apologize,” will kick off its U.S. summer tour alongside iconic rock band U2. OneRepublic will perform with U2 June 11 and June 14 in Florida, along with a July 1 Cleveland, Ohio, show. From there, OneRepublic will hit the road with Fitz and The Tantrums & James Arthur for a series of U.S. shows, wrapping up Sept. 12 at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in Spring, Texas.
Big names touring together
On July 6, fans will get the chance to see Incubus AND Jimmy Eat World at West Palm Beach’s Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre. The tour will continue throughout the U.S. and Canada, wrapping up Oct. 3. at Colorado’s iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Want to see Styx AND REO Speedwagon this year? You’re in luck! While REO Speedwagon and Styx will be playing solo this spring, they’ll join together June 20 for a series of summer outdoor shows. With stops at LA’s Greek Theatre and Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, this summer tour will be epic. Their last show will go down Aug. 22 at PNC Bank Arts Center in New Jersey.
J.Cole, Young the Giants & more
Tickets went on sale this week for J. Cole’s 4 Your Eyez Only World Tour. The platinum selling artist’s 57-show tour starts July 1 in South Carolina, with his final show Aug. 20 at American Airlines Center in Dallas.
Young the Giant tickets went on sale this week for winter shows and its summer Home of the Strange Tour, with special guest Cold War Kids and Joywave. The Rock Band will tour with Lewis Del Mar in February and March before starting its summer tour Aug. 2. Summer concerts will wrap up Sept. 28 in Oklahoma City.
Dispatch is greeting fans this summer at a series of outdoor shows around the country, starting June 15 at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. If you want to see this band before it wraps up its summer stint, be sure to get your tickets! The last show of the season is July 9 at The Mann Center for the Performing Art’s Skyline Stage in Philadelphia.
Country, anyone? Singer-songwriter Chris Stapleton will be taking it on the road this year, kicking off March 9 at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. The outdoor concert series will come to an end Aug. 25 at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford, New Hampshire. Don’t miss out!