More tour updates from the Bruce Springsteen camp and a couple concert postponements are in the mix for the daily tour recap on August 12, as compiled by TicketNews.
Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have had their fare share of tour updates over the past week or two. More shows have been revealed, while one date has been shuffled to later in the tour. The rock crew also has a couple full-album performances and multiple-night engagements booked for fall 2009.
Country musicians Toby Keith and Trace Adkins have rescheduled a performance that was postponed at the end of July due to inclement weather. Meanwhile, new show dates are still pending for four concerts (two in the U.S. and two in Germany) postponed by Buckcherry due to an on-going illness.
Those are the complete concert and tour updates for this Wednesday. The day’s other itinerary update highlights can be found, summarized briefly, below:
Van Morrison is continuing his string of “Astral Weeks” performances this fall with a fresh batch of North American dates. Five concerts have been scheduled for the singer-songwriter thus far, beginning and ending with regular concerts on September 25 at The Joint in Las Vegas, NV; October 24 at Palace Theater in Waterbury, CT; and October 28 at MGM Grand Theater in Mashantucket, CT. Three special full-album concerts fall in between on September 29 at Chicago Theatre in Chicago, IL; September 30 at Massey Hall in Toronto, ON; and October 1 at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Montreal, QC.
Joshua Radin will be on the road through most of the fall for two tour legs in the U.S. and Canada. More than 30 concerts have been booked, with the first run stretching from September 9 at the NorVa in Norfolk, VA, through September 26 at High Noon Saloon in Madison, WI, and the second run picking up October 28 at Henry Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, and ending November 22 at the House of Blues in Boston, MA. The calendar only includes two Canadian performances so far: September 15 at La Tulipe in Montreal, QC, and September 16 at the Opera House in Toronto, ON.
Zac Brown Band has some new solo dates lined up for fall in between some supporting dates and various special appearances. The new 2009 concert dates are set for September 24 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary, NC; September 25 at Heritage park Amphitheater in Simpsonville, SC; September 26 at Uptown Amphitheatre in Charlotte, NC; October 2 at Nokia Theatre in Grand Prairie, TX; and October 9 at World’s Fair Park in Knoxville, TN. The band’s current schedule begins and ends with regional fair appearances on September 16 at the Washington County Fair in Abingdon, VA, and October 18 at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas, TX.
Status Quo has added a handful of new dates to its on-going 2009 European tour. The group has more than 50 performances slated from August 14 at Kamenx in Hutbergbuhne, GER, through December 21 at Bournemouth International Centre in Bournemouth, ENG. Some of the more recent additions to the schedule include gigs on September 4 at La Riviera in Madrid, SPA; September 6 at Razzmatazz in Barcelona, SPA; October 17 at Casino de Paris in Paris, FRA; and November 2 at Tipsport Arena in Liberec, CEH.
The Lemonheads will hit the road for a brief 7-date fall jaunt across the UK and Ireland. The tour begins September 10 at ABC1 in Glasgow, SCO, and concludes September 19 at HMV Forum in London, ENG. In between, the band will perform shows on September 11 at The Academy in Dublin, IRE; September 12 at Mandela Hall in Belfast, NIR; September 13 at Manchester Academy in Manchester, ENG; September 15 at Irish Centre in Birmingham, ENG; and September 16 at Leicester Square in Leicester, ENG.