More fall concerts for Jay-Z and a late-year outing for Morrissey are in the mix for the daily tour recap on September 25, as compiled by TicketNews.
Since unveiling his initial fall concert plans for North America earlier this month, rap mogul Jay-Z has padded that schedule with a few additional tour dates.
The late additions to Jay-Z’s calendar include an October 23 appearance at Power 99 Powerhouse at The Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, PA; October 29 at The John Labatt Centre in London, ON; October 31 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, ON; and November 21 at United Spirit Arena in Lubbock, TX. His fall tour leg kicks off October 9 at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, PA.
The rap producer and performer isn’t the only headlining artist who has increased the scope of his tour schedule. Check out some of the day’s other highlights, and read on for the concert and tour updates in brief:
Morrissey is bringing his act back to the United States at the end of 2009 for a two-week tour of the West Coast. Moz’s latest U.S. adventure launches November 29 at Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA, and concludes December 11 at Majestic Ventura Theatre in Ventura, CA. Some of the other late-year highlights for the British singer-songwriter are gigs on December 2 at Paramount Theatre in Oakland, CA, and December 5 at The Joint in Las Vegas, NV.
Snoop Dogg is about a month away from starting his fall concert schedule, which launches in full on October 27 at Rams Head Live! in Baltimore, MD, and continues through November 8 at the House of Blues in Dallas, TX. Other performances include October 29 at Nokia Theatre Times Square in New York, NY, and November 4 at Congress Theater in Chicago, IL. Before launching his 10-date tour, Snoop has one show with Justin Timberlake on October 17 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV.
Steve Martin is continuing his bluegrass performances with more fall concert schedules. Among the new dates on his calendar are October 14 at Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ; October 20 at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy, NY; October 30 at Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, CA; and November 5 at Napa Valley Opera House in Napa, CA.
LMFAO will start its fast-approaching North American itinerary earlier than previously announced. The electro hip-hop duo will open its trek with a new swatch of seven shows, booked from October 19 at Elements in Kitchener, ON, through November 1 at Frightworld in Buffalo, NY. From there, the previously confirmed calendar picks up November 5 at Pearl Champagne Lounge in Reno, NV, and concludes December 20 at Las Palmas Event Center in McAllen, TX.
Dar Williams has a handful of additional shows on her 2009-2010 concert calendar, which will take her through the end of the year and pick up again in mid-February. The latest additions are October 17 at the Center for Arts in Natick, MA; October 18 at Tupelo Music Hall in Londonderry, NH; December 27 at Southpaw Music & Entertainment in Brooklyn, NY; February 12 at One Longfellow Square in Portland, ME; and February 13 at Barre Opera House in Barre, VT.
John Fogerty has announced a one-month tour of the U.S. for November. The trek begins near the middle of the month on November 12 at Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA, and wraps November 28 at Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, PA. The veteran musician is slated for stops along the way on November 18 at The State Theatre in Minneapolis, MN; November 22 at Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, IL; November 24 at Beacon Theatre in New York, NY; and November 27 at MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, CT.