Tuesday, March 20, 2012

KISS & Motley Crue announce summer tour dates

Vince Neil leaked the news last week, but it became official on Tuesday, as KISS & Motley Crue announced dates for their summer North American tour.

The veteran hard rockers will hit more than 40 cities across the continent starting July 20 in Bristow, Virginia…with shows scheduled through to September 23.

Billed as “The Tour,” the summer shows mark the first time the two bands have shared a stage since 1982.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, March 23 at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

Check with KISSonline.com and Motley.com for pre-sale and VIP package opportunities.

KISS & Motley Crue
2012 North American tour

Jul 20 - Jiffy Lube Live - Bristow, VA
Jul 21 - Farm Bureau Live - Virginia Beach, VA
Jul 22 - Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion - Raleigh, NC
Jul 24 - Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood - Atlanta, GA
Jul 25 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Charlotte, NC
Jul 27 - Cruzan Amphitheatre - West Palm Beach, FL
Jul 28 - 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheater - Tampa, FL
Jul 31 - Oak Mountain Amphitheatre - Pelham, AL
Aug 03 - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion - Woodlands, TX
Aug 04 - Gexa Energy Paviliion - Dallas, TX
Aug 07 - Hard Rock Casino Presents: The Pavilion - Albuquerque, NM
Aug 08 - Comfort Dental Amphitheater - Englewood, CO
Aug 10 - Ashley Furniture Home Store Pavilion - Phoenix, AZ
Aug 11 - Mandalay Bay Arena - Las Vegas, NV
Aug 12 - Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre - Chula Vista, CA
Aug 14 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheater - Irvine, CA
Aug 16 - Sleep Train Pavilion - Concord, MA
Aug 18 - White River Amphitheatre - Auburn, WA
Aug19 - Sleep Country Amphitheater - Ridgefield, CT
Aug 24 - Rock Jam - Grand Junction, CO
Aug 26 - BOK Center - Tulsa, OK
Aug 27 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Maryland Heights, MO
Aug 29 - Minnesota State Fair - Minneapolis, MN
Aug 31 - Riverbend Music Center - Cincinnati, OH
Sep 01 - Klipsch Music Center - Noblesville, IN
Sep 02 - First Niagara Pavilion - Burgettstown, PA
Sep 04 - Bridgestone Arena - Nashville, TN
Sep 05 - DTE Energy Music Theatre - Clarkston, MI
Sep 07 - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre - Tinley Park, IL
Sep 08 - Alpine Valley Music Theater - East Troy, MI
Sep 11 - Allegan County Fair - Allegan, MI
Sep 12 - Blossom Music Center - Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Sep 13 - Molson Amphitheatre - Toronto, ON
Sep 15 - Darien Lake PAC - Darien Lake, NY
Sep 16 - Comcast Center - Mansfield, MA
Sep 18 - Toyota Pavilion - Scranton, PA
Sep 19 - Susquehanna Bank Center - Camden, NJ
Sep 21 - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ
Sep 22 - Nikon at Jones Beach - Wantagh, NY
Sep 23 - Comcast Theater - Hartford, CT

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