Current & 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 by artists old and new within the classic style, sound and spirit. Click on a name to see the act’s itinerary.

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AC/DC Not currently on tour

Bryan Adams (4/25 – 11/19)

Adele (6/28 – 7/2)

Aerosmith (5/17 – 7/8)

Alabama Shakes (Various dates through 8/6)

Alice Cooper (4/25 – 5/16, 6/7 – 9/21, 11/8 – 12/7)

Gregg Allman Not currently on tour

America (4/25-30, 6/9 – 8/3)

Trey Anastasio (4/25 – 7/2)

Anthrax (4/25 – 5/19, 6/17 – 7/15)

Joan Armatrading Not currently on tour

Asia (6/5 – 7/15)

Rick Astley (4/25 – 5/8, 6/16 – 7/8)

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The B-52s  (various dates through 10/22)

Randy Bachman (7/9, 8/12-19)

Bad Company Not currently on tour

Joan Baez (6/2-17)

Marty Balin Not currently on tour

The Bangles Not currently on tour

Courtney Barnett Not currently on tour

Beach Boys (4/25 – 8/26, 9/23)

Beck (7/8)

Jeff Beck Not currently on tour

Pat Benatar (4/28 – 5/8, 7/20 – 9/16)

Billy Idol (5/3-13, 9/21)

Elvin Bishop (4/25 – 5/6, 6/3 – 8/1)

The Black Keys Not currently on tour

Black Sabbath Not currently on tour

Blondie (7/5 – 8/14)

Blue Oyster Cult (various dates through 11/10)

Blue Rodeo (7/2)

Blues Traveler (4/25 – 5/20, 9/3-7)

BoDeans (4/25 – 5/27)

Jason Bonham (5/14 – 6/5, 7/11 – 9/8)

Jon Bon Jovi (8/18, 9/22)

Karla Bonoff (5/5-14)

Booker T. Jones (4/25 – 5/7 and various dates through 9/9)

Boston (4/26, 5/3 – 7/30)

Arthur Brown (6/17)

Jackson Browne (4/25-27, 6/12-30)

Jimmy Buffett (various dates through 9/23)

Eric Burdon (5/6-13, 9/15)

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Belinda Carlisle Not currently on tour

Paul Carrack (4/26 – 5/15, 8/10, 10/18, 1/26 – 3/24/18)

Peter Case Not currently on tour

Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals (various dates through 7/14)

Peter Cetera (4/27-29, 5/6, 6/24)

Cheap Trick (4/28-29, 6/23 – 10/1)

Chicago (5/12 – 10/6)

Eric Clapton (5/22-25, 9/7-16)

Gary Clark, Jr. (5/2, 6/9-23, 7/6 – 9/30)

Marc Cohn (4/25 – 5/8, various dates through 8/26)

Coldplay (6/6 – 8/28, 9/23 – 10/8)

Judy Collins (5/4 – 6/4, 7/19 – 9/6, 11/16-18)

Phil Collins (6/4-30)

Alice Cooper (4/25 – 5/16, 7/21 – 8/3, 11/11-16)

Chris Cornell See Soundgarden

Counting Crows (7/12 – 10/1)

The Robert Cray Band (4/27 – 6/10)

Creedence Clearwater Revisited (various dates through 9/17)

Marshall Crenshaw (various dates through 5/6, 6/15 – 7/1)

an-evening-with david crosby-2016-lgDavid Crosby (4/25 – 5/29)

Crosby, Stills & Nash Not currently on tour

Sheryl Crow (4/28-30, 6/6 – 7/16, 9/13)

Culture Club (5/19)

The Cure Not currently on tour

Burton Cummings (5/15-29, 6/17 – 7/1)

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Dave Davies (4/25 – 5/1)

David Bowie RIP

Martha Davis & The Motels Not currently on tour

Dead & Company (5/27 – 7/1)

Deep Purple (5/19 – 7/4, 11/17-23)

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Def Leppard

Def Leppard (4/25 – 6/25)

Neil Diamond (4/25 – 10/17)

Donovan (6/1-11, 8/10)

Doobie Brothers (4/25-28, 6/7 – 7/14)

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

Duran Duran (7/7-16, 9/3)

Bob Dylan (4/26 – 5/11, 6/13 – 7/27)

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Eagles (7/15, 29)

Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge

Elton John (6/3- 7/20, 9/22-20, 12/1-8)

Elvis Costello (6/3-22, 7/16-25)

Keith Emerson RIP

Melissa Etheridge (4/25 – 9/15)

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Donald Fagen (8/3 – 9/4)

Don Felder (6/20 – 8/22)

Fleetwood Mac (7/16, 7/30)

John Fogerty (5/19-28, 6/23- 7/2)

Foghat (various dates through 9/17)

Ben Folds (various dates through 5/25)

Foo Fighters (6/19 – 7/8)

Foreigner (40th Anniversary dates through 9/9)

Peter Frampton (6/15 – 8/13)

Richie Furay (5/9)

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Peter Gabriel Not currently on tour

Noel Gallagher (7/8 – 8/1)

Garbage (7/5 – 8/14)

Art Garfunkel (5/11-20, 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 – 9/8)

Arlo Guthrie (4/25 – 6/18, 7/19 – 8/6)

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Sammy Hagar (5/15, 6/2 – 7/2, 9/12-28)

Hall and Oates (5/4 – 7/29, 9/1)

Colin Hay (5/17 – 6/17)

Justin Hayward See Moody Blues

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Ann & Nancy Wilson of Heart

Heart (Ann Wilson 5/19 – 7/2; Nancy Wilson/Roadcase Royale 6/11)

Don Henley (6/6-18, 7/22)

John Hiatt/Lyle Lovett Not currently on tour

Dan Hicks RIP

Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen Not currently on tour

Roger Hodgson (of Supertramp) (4/30, 5/18 – 6/10, 7/7 – 8/11, 10/6-16)

Susanna Hoffs Not currently on tour

The Hooters (5/18, 6/22 – 7/18, 8/25-26)

Bruce Hornsby (5/29 – 7/21)

Hot Tuna (various dates from 4/25 – 7/30)

Hozier Not currently on tour

Ian Hunter (5/6 – 7/3)

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Iggy Pop (various dates from 5/6 – 7/28)

Imagine Dragons (6/29 – 7/29)

Indigo Girls (various dates from 4/25 through 9/27)

Iron Maiden (4/25 – 7/21)

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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 (various dates through 6/24)

Jethro Tull (various dates through 9/30)

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (6/14 – 7/30)

J. Geils Band Not currently on tour

Billy Joel (4/28 – 12/8)

Norah Jones (4/25-27, 5/20 – 6/16, 7/6-29)

Rickie Lee Jones (8/2-4)

Tom Jones (6/23 – 8/5, 9/14-15)

Journey (5/3 – 7/30)

Judas Priest Not currently on tour

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Kansas (4/25 – 12/9)

Paul Kantner RIP

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

Kid Rock (various dates through 9/20)

Carole King Not currently on tour

King Crimson (6/13 – 7/15)

Kiss (4/25 – 5/31, 7/14-15, 8/18-19)

Mark Knopfler Not currently on tour

Lenny Kravitz (7/14)

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Cyndi Lauper (4/26-30, 7/6 – 8/12)

Huey Lewis and the News (various dates from 4/25 – 8/26)

Gordon Lightfoot (various dates through 11/4)

Little Feat (5/21-28)

Little River Band (various dates through 11/11)

Nils Lofgren Not currently on tour

Los Lobos

Los Lobos

Los Lobos (4/25 – 6/22 and various dates through 11/3)

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 (various dates through 9/16)

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Marshall Tucker Band (various dates through 9/30)

Dave Mason  (6/8 – 7/13, 9/15-23)

Dave Matthews Band (duet performances 5/8 – 6/18)

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

Paul McCartney (4/27-30, 7/5-25, 9/11 – 10/1)

Delbert McClinton (4/25 – 5/20, 7/16 – 10/7)

don_mclean-american_pie-frontalMichael McDonald (6/10 – 8/19, 9/15, 10/21)

Roger McGuinn (various dates through 9/30)

Don McLean (various dates through 11/17)

Meat Loaf Not currently on tour

Megadeth (4/29 – 5/19, 6/24, 7/13 – 8/19, 9/14 – 10/15)

John Mellencamp (6/5 – 9/1)

Jim Messina (7/20-23, 9/20-23)

Metallica (various dates from 5/10 – 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)

Motley Crüe Not currently on tour

Motörhead RIP Lemmy

Maria Muldaur Not currently on tour

Mumford & Sons (5/12-27 and various dates through 9/9)

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Graham Nash (7/11-30)

Willie Nelson (4/25 – 5/6, 6/2 – 7/16, 8/4-19)

Randy Newman (6/9, 8/7)

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

Willie Nile (various dates through 5/13)

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Orleans (Various dates through 9/16)

Joan Osborne (4/25 – 8/11)

The Outlaws (various dates through 9/30)

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

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Carl Palmer ELP Legacy (4/25 – 6/3, 8/4 – 9/3, 11/17 – 12/2)

Graham Parker (5/4-12, 7/5-13)

Alan Parsons (5/12-28, 11/13-21)

Pearl Jam (Eddie Vedder: 5/27 – 6/27)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (4/25 – 8/19, 9/17)

Phish (7/14 – 9/3)

Robert Plant Not currently on tour

Poco (various dates through 10/28)

Poison (4/28 – 6/25)

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

Prince RIP

John Prine (5/8-17 and various dates through 7/30)

Psychedelic Furs (7/19-29)

Public Image Ltd  Not currently on tour

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Queen + Adam Lambert (6/23 – 8/5)

Queensryche (various dates through 11/2)

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Bonnie Raitt (5/31 – 6/19, 7/14 – 8/11, 9/1-15)

Renaissance (5/25-31)

REO Speedwagon (various dates through 11/16)

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

Johnny Rivers (5/12-20, 8/10)

Paul Rodgers (5/5-28)

Rolling Stones Not currently on tour

Darius Rucker (various dates through 8/19)

Todd Rundgren (4/29 – 7/10, 8/4 – 9/3 with Yes, 11/17)

Rush Not currently on tour

Scorpions (via www.crowdalbum.com)

Scorpions (via www.crowdalbum.com)

Leon Russell RIP

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Santana (various dates through 11/12)

Joe Satriani (7/24-28)

Leo Sayer (4/26 – 6/11)

Boz Scaggs (6/7 – 8/16)

Timothy B. Schmit (4/25 – 5/14)

Scorpions (6/6 – 7/23, 9/14 – 12/7)

John Sebastian (5/19, 9/9)

Paul Simon (6/1-28)

Simple Minds (4/25 – 6/8)

Slash See Guns ‘N Roses

Slayer (4/28 – 5/13, 6/1 – 7/16)

Patti Smith (4/25 – 5/13, 7/27 – 8/21)

The Smithereens (various dates through 12/2)

The Sonics (4/25 – 7/1)

Soundgarden (4/28 – 5/27)

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

Bruce Springsteen Not currently on tour

Squeeze (9/29 – 11/6)

Status Quo (4/28 – 5/2, 6/20 – 8/31, 10/11 – 12/21

Steely Dan (4/25-29, 7/15, 7/29)

Cat Stevens (11/22  -12/19)

Al Stewart (4/25 – 5/14, 6/13-16)

Rod Stewart (6/11-14, 7/6 – 8/12)

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

Stevie Wonder (5/6)

Sting (5/2 – 8/1, 9/1-6)

Styx (4/27 – 5/11, 6/10, 6/20 – 8/26)

Supertramp Not currently on tour

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James Taylor (7/3 – 8/11)

Tears For Fears (5/4 – 7/29)

Tedeschi Trucks Band (5/27 – 8/2)

10cc (5/26-27, various dates from 7/1 – 8/4, 3/8-16/18)

Tesla (4/25 – 8/16)

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

.38 Special (various dates through 10/13)

Three Dog Night (4/25 – 8/18, 9/15, 10/15)

Richard Thompson (4/25-30, 5/16-26, 6/16 – 7/21, 8/9-12)

Glenn Tilbrook (See Squeeze)

George Thorogood (5/18 – 8/12, 9/17)

Toto (7/26 – 8/12)

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Not currently on tour

Pat Travers (6/23, 7/22, 10/8)

Robin Trower (4/26 – 6/3)

Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band RIP

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

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U2 (5/12 – 8/1)

UB40 (5/19 – 8/26)

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Van Halen Not currently on tour

Vanilla Fudge Not currently on tour

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Joe Walsh (4/25 – 6/16)

Roger Waters (5/26 – 10/28)

Jimmy Webb (various dates through 11/3)

Weezer (5/12 – 6/18, 7/14-16, 9/15-17)

Paul Weller (5/30 – 6/9, 9/7-12, 2/17/18 – 3/3/18)

the-who-logoThe Who (7/16 – 8/16, 9/23)

Whitesnake Not currently on tour

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

Brian Wilson (4/25 – 5/28, 6/29 – 8/26)

Edgar Winter (5/4-20, 8/12 – 9/10)

Steve Winwood (4/25 – 5/10, 7/4-17, 9/13-17)

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X (5/1-25, 7/2, 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 (4/25 – 5/10, 5/26-31, 6/29 – 7/16, 9/29)

Buckwheat Zydeco RIP

ZZ Top (5/12 – 6/10, 7/6-30, 8/25 – 9/3, 10/7)

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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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