Monday, March 4, 2019

Alice Cooper announces summer US tour dates

Alice Cooper has announced dates for a summer US tour as part of his “Ol’ Black Eyes Is Back” global trek.

The month-long, 19-city series with Halstorm and Motionless In White will begin July 17 in Allentown, PA and make stops in Detroit, Chicago, Houston and more before wrapping up in Camden, NJ on August 16.

"We've played festivals with Halestorm, including Rock In Rio,” says Cooper, “and now I’m excited about doing this summer tour with Lzzy and the band. Can't wait to get to the first show."

"We are beyond excited to announce our new tour with the man who burnt the rule book on rock 'n' roll... Alice Cooper," adds Lzzy Hale. "Alice is our A in the ABC's of rock music, and we are honored to be sharing the stage with such a legend and his incredible band. School's definitely out!"

Fan club and VIP presales will be available Tuesday, March 5 at 10 AM local time through Thursday, March 7 at 10 PM local time via; a Citi card presale will run Wednesday, March 6 at 10 AM local time until Thursday, March 7 at 10 PM local time, with general public tickets going on sale beginning Friday, March 8 at 10 AM local time via the usual outlets.

The US shows will precede a recently-expanded European leg of the tour, which will kick off in Aarburg, Switzerland on August 31.

The “Ol’ Black Eyes Is Back” tour marks the 50th anniversary of Cooper’s 1969 debut album, “Pretties For You.”

Working alongside longtime collaborator Bob Ezrin, the legendary rocker is expected to release new music ahead of the 2019 series.

A new documentary, “Alice Cooper: Live From The Astroturf” – which captures a 2015 reunion of the original Alice Cooper Bandwill debut at the Phoenix Film Festival next month.

Alice Cooper
Ol’ Black Eyes Is Back

2019 US tour

Jul 17 - Allentown, PA @ PPL Center
Jul 19 - Pittsburgh, PA @ KeyBank Pavilion
Jul 20 - Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Jul 21 - Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Jul 23 - Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center
Jul 25 - St Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Jul 26 - Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre
Jul 28 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Zoo Amphitheatre
Jul 29 - Cedar Park, TX @ H-E-B Center
Jul 31 - Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Aug 01 - Houston, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Aug 04 - Nashville, TN @ The Opry House
Aug 07 - Canandaigua, NY @ Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center: CMAC
Aug 08 - Bethel, NY @ Bethel Woods Center For The Arts
Aug 10 - Portland, ME @ Maine Savings Pavilion at Rock Row
Aug 11 - Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
Aug 13 - Bristow, VA@- Jiffy Lube Live
Aug 15 - Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center
Aug 16 - Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion

See also:

Alice Cooper expands European tour with fall UK dates
Alice Cooper Band reunion documentary to premiere at Phoenix Film Festival
VIDEO: Alice Cooper joined by Cheap Trick members for classic in Illinois
Rush and Alice Cooper featured on Rock Hall induction performances package
Search Alice Cooper at hennemusic