Monday, March 26, 2012

Aerosmith announce summer tour

As expected, Aerosmith have announced the first leg of dates for a summer tour.

“The Global Warming Tour” will hit 18 cities once it kicks off June 16 in Minneapolis, MN.

“The old Aerosmith is back with a new vengeance and we will kick your ass and make out with yur mothers,” says Steven Tyler.

"After touring Japan and South America last year we're psyched about bringing it all back for the hometown fans,” adds Tom Hamilton. “We're going to break out the classics, the hits and maybe even some of the new ones we've been banging out in the studio. Can't wait to get to Minneapolis!"

"Can't wait to bring this band back home,” says Joe Perry. “It feels like we've been away too long."

Cheap Trick will open the first series of dates; more shows will be announced shortly.

Tickets go on sale March 30 and 31 at and

Check out on sales dates by show at Aerosmith’s site here.

Global Warming Tour 2012

Jun 16 - Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
Jun 19 - Cleveland, OH - Quicken Loans Arena
Jun 22 - Chicago, IL - United Center
Jun 27 - Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
Jul 01 - Uniondale, NY - Nassau Coliseum
Jul 03 - Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live
Jul 05 - Detroit, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills
Jul 07 - Milwaukee, WI - Marcus Amphitheater, Summerfest
Jul 17 - Boston, MA - TD Garden
Jul 21 - Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center
Jul 24 - East Rutherford, NJ - IZOD Center
Jul 26 - Atlanta, GA - Philips Arena
Jul 28 - Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center
Jul 30 - Houston, TX - Toyota Center
Aug 01 - Denver, CO - Pepsi Center
Aug 04 - Oakland, CA - Oracle Arena
Aug 06 - Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl
Aug 08 - Tacoma, WA - Tacoma Dome

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