Lady Gaga’s “Monster Ball” plans and Chris Brown’s “Fan Appreciation” efforts are part of the daily tour recap for October 28, as compiled by TicketNews.
Lady Gaga is tacking new dates onto her 2009-2010 North American Monster Ball Tour. Her national schedule begins November 27 at Bell Centre in Montreal, QC, and concludes January 20-21 at Radio City Music Hall in New York, NY.
In the middle of the itinerary, Lady G has extended her stay in a couple cities. She will now perform from December 9-11 at Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, BC, and then from December 13-14 at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA. The pop-electro artist was originally bound for two- and one-night stands at the Vancouver and San Francisco venues, respectively.
In addition to Lady Gaga’s latest pre-tour expansion, a number of other artists have also released updates for their performance calendars recently. Highlights are outlined in brief below:
Chris Brown is just a few weeks away from launching his Fan Appreciation Tour on November 14 at the House of Blues in Houston, TX. At the rehabilitated rapper tries to win some positive press after assaulting then-girlfriend Rihanna at the start of 2009, a new performance has been added to the itinerary for December 9 at Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. The tour will ultimately end on February 15 at Nokia Theatre Times Square in New York, NY, after a total of 19 shows. Eighteen dates have been confirmed so far.
Santana has announced the next round of dates for his “Supernatural Santana” residency in Las Vegas, NV. The Sin City concert series is billed as “a trip through the hits,” and is booked into a lengthy run at The Joint. His final 2009 performances run from November 11 through November 22, with eight gigs scheduled. His 2010 schedule opens with 11 shows inked from February 3 through February 21.
The Moody Blues are gearing up for a new Spring Tour 2010 that will take them through 20 markets across the U.S. The calendar opens with a March 4 gig at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, FL, and concludes March 30-31 at Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ. Along the way, the classic rock group will also perform on March 8 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL; March 16 at Tennessee Theatre in Knoxville, TN; and March 26 at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC, among other dates.
Los Lonely Boys will launch into a new round of U.S. concert performances as part of an early 2010 itinerary. The winter outing will kick off February 11 at Lensic Performing Arts Center in Sante Fe, NM, and conclude February 1 at Boulder Theater in Boulder, CO. Other stops on the calendar include February 14 at Grove of Anaheim in Anaheim, CA; February 19 at The Fillmore in San Francisco, CA; and February 26 at Avalon Theatre in grand Junction, CO.