Concert plans for Tim McGraw and the Black Eyed Peas are all in the mix for the daily tour recap on October 23, as...

Concert plans for Tim McGraw and the Black Eyed Peas are all in the mix for the daily tour recap on October 23, as compiled by TicketNews.

Country superstar Tim McGraw unveiled major concert plans for the coming year. He’ll be on the road for a good six months, visiting more than 50 markets across the United States and Canada, and with support from a variety of up-and-coming country groups.

Those are the complete concert and tour announcements for this Friday. Other recent updates, from the likes of the Black Eyed Peas and the Cowboy Junkies, are outlined in brief below:

Black Eyed Peas will finish their opening stint with U2 by the middle of next week, and their next U.S. concert plans don’t come until the end of December. The pop/hip-hop troupe has two special performances lined up for December 29-30 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV. Ticket sales for the two events begin on October 24, with prices ranging from $65 to $130.

Kenny Loggins and Jimmy Messina have extended their fall 2009 tour even later in the season with the addition of four more concerts. The duo’s schedule continues tonight, October 23, at Peppermill Concert Hall in West Wendover, NV. The latest additions are for November 14 at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului, HI; November 15 at Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall in Honolulu, HI; November 19 at Lancaster Performing Arts Center in Lancaster, CA; and November 21 at Star of the Desert Arena in Primm, NV.

Cowboy Junkies are gearing up for a North American tour itinerary for 2009-2010. The group will hit the province of Quebec in November for six shows from November 18-19 at Club Jazz in Montreal through November 27 at Theatre Telebec in Val-D’Or. Next year’s plans are strictly in the U.S. so far, with seven concerts inked for March 19 at Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago, IL, through April 24 at World Café Live – Downstairs in Philadelphia, PA.

Chuck Prophet’s plans for a late-year North American tour has expanded by more than a dozen dates to a full run of 26 shows. The schedule launches November 6 at The Palms in Winters, CA, and concludes December 16 in Millbrae, CA. Other stops along the way include gigs on November 12 at Santa Fe Brewing Company in Santa Fe, Nm; November 18 at The Garage in Winston-Salem, NC; November 27 at 92Y Tribeca in New York, NY; December 1 at Beachland Ballroom & Tavern in Cleveland, OH; and December 9 at Railway Club in Vancouver, BC.