This week, Melissa Etheridge announced that she will be launching a major new tour this summer as she heads out on the road to promote her new album “4th Street Feeling.” This highly anticipated tour will be kicking off on June 18th in Vienna, VA. The tour will have 19 different major market performances and will keep the singer on the road throughout September 10th when she wraps the show up in Saratoga, CA. Fans can purchase their tickets for the event now, to see Etheridge live and on stage.
This week, Garth Brooks made a major announcement about his upcoming tour schedule. The country superstar revealed that he will be returning to the Wynn Las Vegas for two weekends worth of performances. After celebrating the end of this long term residency at the Vegas hotel, Brooks will be putting on a special holiday weekend only performance for fans. Brooks will be performing on both Memorial Day weekend (May 24th-May 25th) as well as the Fourth of July weekend (July 5th-6th). Tickets for the Memorial Day weekend shows are on sale now and tickets for the Fourth of July shows go on sale June 3rd.
While country fans have been excited about the new Garth Brooks announcement, rock fans got a treat of their own when rock icon Guns N’ Roses made their own concert news announcement this week. The rockers revealed they would be heading out on a new US tour this summer to promote the upcoming release of their new 3-D film release of their 2012 Las Vegas residency. The band along with lead singer Axl Rose will be kicking off their celebration on May 26th in San Antonio, Texas. The tour will feature six additional stops along the way including performances at the New York City Governors Ball Music Festival as well as club shows at the House of Blues in San Antonio and Houston.