Current and Future Classic Rock Tours

Classic Rock acts still rule on the road everywhere from stadiums to arenas to sheds to theaters to clubs – yet another indication of the music’s timelessness. And Best Classic Bands strives to bring you the latest and most comprehensive list of current and upcoming tours. Click on a name to see the act’s itinerary.

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AC/DC Not currently on tour

Bryan Adams (6/23 – 8/12, 9/8-15, 11/9-19, 12/4-14)

Adele (6/28 – 7/2)

Aerosmith (6/19- 7/8, 9/15 – 10/3)

Alice Cooper (6/20 – 7/1, 7/21 – 12/7)

Gregg Allman RIP

America (6/23 – 8/3)

Trey Anastasio (7/1, 9/15-29)

Anthrax (6/19 – 7/15)

Joan Armatrading Not currently on tour

Asia (6/19 – 7/28)

Rick Astley (6/22 – 7/8)

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The B-52s  (7/1 – 10/22)

Randy Bachman (various dates through 8/26, 3/8-9/2018)

Bad Company Not currently on tour

Joan Baez Not currently on tour

Marty Balin Not currently on tour

The Bangles Not currently on tour

Courtney Barnett (10/11 – 11/11)

Beach Boys (6/20 – 11/18)

Beck (7/9-15, 8/16 -9/22)

Jeff Beck Not currently on tour

Pat Benatar (7/19 – 9/23, 10/26, 11/5)

Billy Idol (10/4-21)

Elvin Bishop (6/24 – 8/13)

The Black Keys Not currently on tour

Black Sabbath Not currently on tour

Blondie (6/23 – 8/14)

Blue Oyster Cult (various dates through 11/10)

Blue Rodeo (7/2 – 8/19)

Blues Traveler (6/30 – 11/19)

BoDeans (7/21 – 9/17)

Jason Bonham (6/21 – 9/30)

Bon Jovi (9/14-23)

Karla Bonoff (9/13 – 10/20)

Booker T. Jones (Various dates through 9/9)

Boston (6/27 – 7/30)

Arthur Brown Not currently on tour

Jackson Browne (various dates through 10/24)

Eric Burdon (various dates through 9/15)

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Belinda Carlisle Not currently on tour

Paul Carrack (8/10, 10/18-21, 1/26 – 3/24/18)

Peter Case (various dates from 6/14 – 7/15)

Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals (5/27-29,  7/14, 8/19)

Peter Cetera (6/8-30, various dates from 7/27 – 11/4)

Cheap Trick (6/23 – 10/1, 10/29 – 11/12)

Chicago (6/7 – 10/6)

Eric Clapton (5/24-25, 9/7-16)

Gary Clark, Jr. (6/10 – 10/1)

Marc Cohn (6/22-25, 8/23-26, 10/13 – 11/17, 1/18 – 2/1/18)

Coldplay (6/6 – 7/18, 8/1-28, 9/23 – 10/8)

Judy Collins (6/2-8, 7/19 – 9/10, 11/16-18)

Phil Collins (6/2-30)

Alice Cooper (6/7 – 12/7)

Chris Cornell RIP

Counting Crows (7/12 – 10/1)

The Robert Cray Band (5/23 – 6/10, 7/7 – 8/15, 10/13-20)

Creedence Clearwater Revisited (6/17 – 7/30, 9/15-24)

Marshall Crenshaw (6/15 – 7/1)

David Crosby (5/23-29)

Crosby, Stills & Nash Not currently on tour

Sheryl Crow (6/6 – 7/16, 9/8-17)

Culture Club (various dates from 6/11 – 7/29)

The Cure Not currently on tour

Burton Cummings (6/17 – 7/1, 7/22, 9/22-23)

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Dave Davies Not currently on tour

David Bowie RIP

Martha Davis & The Motels (6/2-16, 7/8 – 9/3)

Dead & Company (5/27 – 7/1)

Deep Purple (5/23 – 7/4, 8/12 – /9/10, 11/6-23)

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Def Leppard

Def Leppard (5/24 – 6/25)

Neil Diamond (5/23 – 8/12, 9/10 – 10/19)

Donovan (6/1-11, 8/10)

Doobie Brothers (6/7 – 7/14)

Dr. John & the Nite Trippers (various dates through 9/22)

Duran Duran (7/7-16, 8/29 – 9/16)

Bob Dylan (6/13 – 7/27)

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Eagles (7/15, 29)

Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge

Elton John (6/3- 7/20, 9/22-30, 11/10-18, 12/1-16)

Elvis Costello (6/1-22, 7/16-25)

Keith Emerson RIP

Melissa Etheridge (5/23 – 9/16)

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Donald Fagen (8/3 – 9/4)

Don Felder (6/20 – 8/22)

Fleetwood Mac (7/16, 7/30)

John Fogerty (5/23-28, 6/23 – 7/15, 8/26)

Foghat (various dates through 11/11)

Foo Fighters (5/28, 6/16 – 7/7, 8/1-26, 11/1)

Foreigner (40th Anniversary dates through 9/9, 10/27, 11/4, 5/12-16/18)

Peter Frampton (6/15 – 8/13)

Richie Furay (7/9, 8/13, 8/25-26, 9/15-16)

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Peter Gabriel Not currently on tour

Noel Gallagher (7/8 – 8/1)

Garbage (7/5 – 8/14)

Art Garfunkel (7/14-23)

Guns N Roses FB Home PageGenesis Not currently on tour

Billy Gibbons See ZZ Top

David Gilmour Not currently on tour

Go-Go’s Not currently on tour

Guns N’ Roses (5/27 – 10/1)

Arlo Guthrie (5/25 – 6/18, 7/15 – 8/6, various dates from 9/16 – 11/25)

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Sammy Hagar (6/2 – 7/2, 9/10-30)

Hall and Oates (5/23 – 7/29, 9/1)

Colin Hay (5/17 – 6/17, 7/19 – 10/27)

Justin Hayward See Moody Blues

Heart (Ann Wilson 5/23 – 8/18; Nancy Wilson/Roadcase Royale 5/31 –  6/11)

Don Henley (6/6-18, 7/22)

John Hiatt Not currently on tour

Dan Hicks RIP

Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen (6/1-2, 9/26)

Roger Hodgson (of Supertramp) (5/23 – 6/10, 7/7 – 8/14, 10/6-29)

Susanna Hoffs Not currently on tour

The Hooters (6/22 – 7/18, 8/25-26)

Bruce Hornsby (5/29 – 7/29, 8/31 – 9/1, 11/3)

Hot Tuna (5/23-27, 6/30 – 8/2)

Hozier Not currently on tour

Ian Hunter (6/2 – 7/3)

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Iggy Pop (various dates through 8/18)

Imagine Dragons (6/4 – 7/29, 9/26 – 11/16)

Indigo Girls (6/2-17, 7/14 – 9/27)

Iron Maiden (5/23 – 7/22)

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Photo by David Ninh via crowedalbum.com

Photo by David Ninh via crowedalbum.com

Tommy James and the Shondells (various dates through 9/23)

Joe Jackson (5/31 – 6/25)

Garland Jeffreys (6/4-25, 7/6-7)

Jethro Tull (various dates through 9/30)

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (6/10 – 9/22)

J. Geils Band Not currently on tour

Billy Joel (various dates through 12/8)

Norah Jones (5/23 – 6/17, 7/6-29)

Rickie Lee Jones (8/2-20)

Tom Jones (6/23 – 8/5, 9/6 – 10/7)

Journey (6/2 – 7/30)

Judas Priest Not currently on tour

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Kansas (various dates through 8/4, 8/25 – 12/9)

Paul Kantner RIP

John Kay & Steppenwolf (various dates through 9/30)

Carole King Not currently on tour

King Crimson (6/11 – 7/19)

Kiss (5/23-31, 7/14-15, 8/18-19, 9/27-28)

Mark Knopfler Not currently on tour

Lenny Kravitz (7/14)

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Cyndi Lauper (7/6 – 8/12)

Huey Lewis and the News (various dates from 5/26 – 8/29)

Gordon Lightfoot (various dates through 11/11)

Little Feat (5/23-28, 7/7-8, 9/2-29)

Little River Band (various dates through 11/18)

Nils Lofgren Not currently on tour

Los Lobos

Los Lobos

Los Lobos (5/25 – 11/8)

Kenny Loggins (various dates through 12/3)

Loverboy (various dates through 11/11)

Nick Lowe (various dates from 6/2 – 8/10)

Jeff Lynne’s ELO (6/21 – 7/1)

Lynyrd Skynyrd (5/27 – 9/16)

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Marshall Tucker Band (various dates through 9/30)

Dave Mason  (6/8 – 7/16, 9/15-23)

Dave Matthews Band (duet performances 5/30 – 6/18)

John Mayall (5/26 – 6/24, 7/30, 8/9-12, 10/17 – 11/26)

Paul McCartney (7/7-26, 9/11 – 10/2, 10/13-20)

Delbert McClinton (various dates through 10/7)

don_mclean-american_pie-frontalMichael McDonald (6/10 – 8/20, 9/15, 10/13 – 11/17)

Roger McGuinn (various dates through 10/11)

Don McLean (various dates through 11/17)

Meat Loaf Not currently on tour

Megadeth (6/23 – 8/19, 9/14 – 10/15)

John Mellencamp (6/5 – 9/3)

Jim Messina (7/20-23, 9/20-23)

Metallica (6/4 – 9/16, 10/22 – 11/3, 2/1-16/18, 3/27/18 – 5/11/18)

Mike + The Mechanics (6/25, 6/30, 9/1-30)

Steve Miller Band (5/26-27, 6/15 – 8/13)

Eddie Money (various dates through 9/9)

The Monkees (Micky Dolenz solo, 6/2 – 8/5, 10/20)

Moody Blues (6/3 – 7/23)

Van Morrison (various dates through 8/14, 9/14, 10/20-21, 1/31/18 – 2/3/18)

Motley Crüe Not currently on tour

Motörhead RIP Lemmy

Maria Muldaur Not currently on tour

Mumford & Sons (5/21-27 and various dates through 9/9)

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Graham Nash (7/11 – 8/6, 8/19, 9/23 – 10/15)

Willie Nelson (6/2 – 7/16, 8/4-19, 9/8-17)

Randy Newman (various dates through 8/7)

Stevie Nicks (7/9, 9/9-10)

Willie Nile (5/20 – 6/23, 10/12, 11/17-18)

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Orleans (Various dates through 9/16)

Joan Osborne (5/21 – 8/27 and various dates through 10/19)

The Outlaws (various dates through 12/2)

Ozzy Osbourne (7/14-16, 8/9, 8/21)

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Carl Palmer ELP Legacy (5/21 – 6/3, 8/4 – 9/3, 11/17 – 12/2)

Graham Parker (7/5-16)

Alan Parsons (5/21-28, 11/11-21)

Pearl Jam (Eddie Vedder: 5/27 – 6/27, 9/23-24)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (4/27 – 7/29, 8/17-19, 9/17)

Phish (7/14 – 8/6, 9/1-3)

Robert Plant Not currently on tour

Poco (various dates through 12/5)

Poison (5/24 – 6/25)

Pretenders (6/10, 6/24 – 7/26, 9/30 – 10/18)

Prince RIP

John Prine (various dates through 12/15)

Psychedelic Furs (7/19 – 9/11)

Public Image Ltd  Not currently on tour

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Queen + Adam Lambert (6/23 – 8/5, 11/1 – 12/16)

Queensryche (5/27 – 6/30, 8/5 – 9/9, and various dates through 11/18)

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Bonnie Raitt (5/31 – 6/19, 7/6 – 9/16)

Renaissance (5/25-31)

REO Speedwagon (various dates through 11/16)

Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band (10/13 – 11/16)

Johnny Rivers (8/10)

Paul Rodgers (5/22-28, 9/24, 10/29, 11/4)

Rolling Stones (9/9 – 10/25)

Darius Rucker (various dates through 8/19)

Todd Rundgren (5/22 – 6/10, 8/4 – 9/3 with Yes, 10/13 – 11/17 with All-Starr Band)

Rush Not currently on tour

Scorpions (via www.crowdalbum.com)

Scorpions (via www.crowdalbum.com)

Leon Russell RIP

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Santana (5/20-28, 6/23 – 7/13, 8/4-20, 9/11-24, 10/30 – 11/12)

Joe Satriani Not currently on tour

Leo Sayer (5/22 – 6/18, 8/12-13)

Boz Scaggs (6/7 – 8/18, 9/24)

Timothy B. Schmit (See Eagles)

Scorpions (6/6 – 7/23, 9/14 – 12/7)

John Sebastian (9/9)

Paul Simon (6/1-28)

Simple Minds (5/21 – 6/8)

Slayer (6/1 – 8/20)

Patti Smith (7/27 – 8/21)

The Smithereens (various dates through 12/2)

The Sonics (various dates through 9/16)

Soundgarden RIP Chris Cornell

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes (various dates through 8/17)

Bruce Springsteen Not currently on tour

Squeeze (9/28 – 11/6)

Status Quo (6/20 – 8/31, 10/11 – 12/21)

Steely Dan (7/15, 7/29)

Cat Stevens (11/22 – 12/19)

Al Stewart (6/13 – 7/1, 10/14, 2/16-17/18)

Rod Stewart (5/25 – 6/14, 7/6 – 9/3)

Stephen Stills (with The Rides 5-27-28; with Judy Collins 7/26 – 9/8)

Stevie Wonder Not currently on tour

Sting (5/21 – 8/1, 8/29 – 9/7)

Styx (6/9-10, 6/20 – 9/17, 11/11)

Supertramp Not currently on tour

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James Taylor (7/3 – 8/11)

Tears For Fears (5/22 – 7/29)

Tedeschi Trucks Band (5/27 – 8/2)

10cc (5/26, various dates from 7/1 – 8/4, 3/8-16/18)

Tesla (5/24 – 8/16)

They Might Be Giants (6/1, 8/12, 8/17)

.38 Special (various dates through 10/13)

Three Dog Night (5/26 – 8/18, 9/15, 10/15)

Richard Thompson (5/21-26, 6/16 – 7/21, 8/9-12, 10/11-28)

Glenn Tilbrook (8/5-18)

George Thorogood (5/21 – 8/13, 9/16-20)

Toto (6/2 – 7/1, 7/26 – 9/16)

Trans-Siberian Orchestra RIP Paul O’Neill

Pat Travers (6/23-24, 7/9-29, 10/8)

Robin Trower (5/21 – 6/3)

Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band RIP

The Turtles Happy Together Tour (6/9 – 8/26)

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U2 (5/21 – 8/1)

UB40 (5/26 – 9/23)

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Van Halen Not currently on tour

Vanilla Fudge Not currently on tour

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Joe Walsh (5/29 – 6/16, 7/15, 7/29)

Roger Waters (5/26 – 10/28)

Jimmy Webb (various dates through 11/3)

Weezer (various dates through 10/28)

Paul Weller (5/30 – 6/9, 9/3-15, 10/1-27, 2/17/18 – 3/3/18)

the-who-logoThe Who (7/13 – 8/16, 9/21 – 10/1)

Whitesnake Not currently on tour

Bobby Whitlock and Coco Carmel (6/2 – 7/1)

Brian Wilson (5/22-28, 6/29 – 8/6, 9/15 – 10/14)

Edgar Winter (8/12 – 9/10)

Steve Winwood (7/4-17, 9/1-21)

Stevie Wonder (10/22)

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X (5/22-25, various dates from 7/2 through 8/18, 9/6-27)

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“Weird Al” Yankovic  Not currently on tour

Yes (8/4 – 9/3)

Yes featuring Anderson-Rabin-Wakeman (7/13-15, 8/26 – 10/14)

Neil Young Not currently on tour

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The Zombies (5/26-31, 6/12, 6/29 – 7/17, 9/29)

Buckwheat Zydeco RIP

ZZ Top (5/22 – 6/10, 7/6-30, 8/25 – 11/1)

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  1. Kimber
    #1 Kimber 4 April, 2017, 15:00

    Tears for Fears is in Toronto at the ACC June 19, 2017.

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  2. Mike L
    #2 Mike L 21 May, 2017, 01:40

    Any clue whether or not The Stones are gonna tour the US? Anyone know? As well as..any idea if Crimson is coming to NYC? Closest show so far is way out in Jersey.

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