This week there has already been several major announcements from some of the biggest rock groups in the business, getting many rock n’ roll fans exciting about the upcoming summer and fall tour season. One of the first announcements came from the band Cold War Kids, the California rockers revealed that they will follow up their current tour event with The Lumineers with a new summer club and theatre tour. The rock group will spend the rest of the month with The Lumineers before heading out for their new event. The new tour will kick off on August 15th in San Diego, California and include 23 different stops on the outing before wrapping up this November.
Another rock group, the Queens of the Stone Age made an announcement of their own about adding more US shows to their current touring event when they revealed that they will be heading out on a new set of US shows after finishing up the leg of their current European tour. The rockers will return to the United States on August 2nd for a kick off performance in Lollapalooza before heading out on a tour that will include 25 different concerts. Tickets for the tour are on sale now.
However, one of the biggest announcements of the week came from the band the Kings of Leon. The rock group revealed that they will be heading out on a new tour event throughout North America and Europe and that this tour will be promoting their newly announced album which will be dropping on September 24th of this year. The album is called “Mechanical Bull” and during their new tour event, the band will be treating audiences to some previews of the new songs that will appear on the album. The band’s tour will kick off in Europe on June 19th and will keep the band overseas for most of the summer before they come back to the United States this fall for a US tour.