Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

DEF LEPPARD, POISON, TESLA Announce 2017 Tour

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Thursday, January 12, 2017 @ 2:36 PM


Kicking Off April 8th In Manchester, NH

- advertisement -
Fresh off winning their fan voted Classic Rock Magazine Album of the Year award, DEF LEPPARD have announced that they will return to the road this spring for a three month run across North America. The Live Nation promoted outing will storm through cities across parts of the U.S. and Canada. This new leg of dates follows the group's massive 70+ city 2016 tour and is set to kick off on April 8th in Manchester, NH and wrap on June 25th in Indianapolis, IN. Joining DEF LEPPARD on most dates are POISON and TESLA. Please see full tour routing below. Tickets will go on sale on January 20th and 21st at LiveNation.com.

Front man Joe Elliott says, “We’re thrilled to be able to take this tour to cities we didn’t play in 2016. The demand for us to return, or rather extend the tour was phenomenal! There’s a great buzz around the band right now and we’re loving the fact that we can do this with the latest album being so well received.”

The tour also marks the first time in over 5 years that POISON will tour with all original members Bret Michaels, CC DeVille, Bobby Dall and Rikki Rockett. POISON has sold over 40 million records and is is set to perform some of its greatest hits including "Nothin’ but a Good Time", "Every Rose has its Thorn", "Talk Dirty To Me", "Unskinny Bop" and "Something To Believe In".

“I could not be more excited,” declared POISON frontman Bret Michaels. “I know all of us will give one thousand percent onstage and we are looking forward to performing our hits together. I personally could not be more thankful for the three generations of fans and I love the music of DEF LEPPARD and TESLA. This will be an amazing night of rock ‘n’ roll. Don’t wait because God only knows.”

DEF LEPPARD will appear at all of the 38 dates listed below, including four solo headlining dates and four festival appearances. None of those eight shows will feature the other two acts. POISON will join them for the remaining 30 dates, with TESLA excluded from two more — April 26 in Louisville and June 21 in Kansas City.

DEF LEPPARD, POISON, TESLA 2017 Tour Dates

  • 4/8 - Manchester, NH – SNHU Arena
  • 4/10 - Montreal, QC – Bell Centre *
  • 4/12 - Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
  • 4/14 - Baltimore, MD – Royal Farms Arena
  • 4/15 - Uniondale, NY – Nassau Coliseum
  • 4/17 - Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
  • 4/19 - Green Bay, WI – Resch Center
  • 4/21 - St Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
  • 4/22 - Sioux Falls, SD – Sanford Premier Center
  • 4/24 - Des Moines, IA – Wells Fargo Arena
  • 4/26 - Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center **
  • 4/27 - Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
  • 4/29 - Ft Myers, FL – Fort Rock ***
  • 4/30 - Jacksonville, FL – Welcome to Rockville ***
  • 5/2 - Tuscaloosa, AL – Tuscaloosa Amphitheatre
  • 5/3 - Atlanta, GA – Lakewood Amphitheatre
  • 5/5 - Charlottesville, VA – John Paul Jones Arena
  • 5/6 - Charlotte, NC – Carolina Rebellion ***
  • 5/24 - Lincoln, NE – Pinnacle Bank Arena
  • 5/26 - Pryor, OK – Rocklahoma ***
  • 5/27 - San Antonio, TX – River City Rockfest ***
  • 5/29 - Colorado Springs, CO – Broadmoor World Arena
  • 5/31 - Bozeman, MT – Brick Breeden Fieldhouse
  • 6/2 - Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place *
  • 6/3 - Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome *
  • 6/6 - Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena *
  • 6/7 - Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena
  • 6/9 - Seattle, WA – White River Amph
  • 6/10 - Portland, OR – Moda Center
  • 6/12 - Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
  • 6/14 - Ontario, CA – Citizens Bank Arena
  • 6/16 - San Diego, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre
  • 6/17 - Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • 6/19 - Salt Lake City, UT – ASANA Amphitheatre
  • 6/21 - Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center **
  • 6/22 - St Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
  • 6/24 - Chicago, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
  • 6/25 - Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
* DEF LEPPARD only
** DEF LEPPARD and POISON only
*** DEF LEPPARD festival dates


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
BREAKING: PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN And HELLYEAH Drummer VINNIE PAUL Dies At 54
NONPOINT Set To Release New Album X
DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT Launch "Regulator" Video
ACCEPT Announce New Upcoming Live Release Symphonic Terror – Live at Wacken 2017
VOID VATOR Release "Until It's Gone" Video
METAL ALLEGIANCE Announce New Album, Volume II - Power Drunk Majesty
INCITE Announces "Burn & Shred" North American Headline Tour Dates
THE DEAD DAISIES Release "Dead And Gone" Single, Video
IN SEARCH OF SUN Drop "In The Garden" Video
HEAVY SCOTLAND 2018 Daily Lineups Revealed
SONS OF APOLLO Unleash "Signs of the Time" Video
ROSS THE BOSS Announces Co-Headline Tour With BULLET
SCATTERED HAMLET Release TWISTED SISTER Cover Video Of "Stay Hungry"
SUNFLOWER DEAD To Release New Album C O M A
SILENT SEASON Launch "Stars" Video
FOREIGNER Announce Once-In-A-Lifetime Reunion
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Debuts "Trampled Down Below" Video
KISSIN' DYNAMITE Launches New Track "You're Not Alone"
Brazilian Band HEAVEN: CHOIR METAL Streams First Track "Sacred Blood"
GRAVE DIGGER Unveil The Living Dead Album Details
CLUTCH Announce "Book Of Bad Decisions Tour" Dates
NIGHT DEMON Debuts Video For "Life On The Run"
SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS Are Living The Dream With New Album
OMNIUM GATHERUM Reveal Cover Art, Tracklisting For New Album The Burning Cold
CITY OF THE WEAK Say "Not This Time" With New Video
Heavy Metal Mariachi Masters METALACHI Announce More Summer Tour Dates
MASSIVE WAGONS Debut "Billy Balloon Head" Video
MONSTER MAGNET Announces North American Tour
MUSHROOMHEAD To Release New DVD, Volume III
Guitar Legend ADRIAN GALYSH Releases "So Close... So Far" Single
MEGADETH Bassist DAVID ELLEFSON Announces First Dates For His 'Basstory' Tour
TESTAMENT Guitarist ERIC PETERSON Reveals New DRAGONLORD Album Details
HIRAX Announce European 2018 Tour For August
U.D.O. Reveal New Album Steelfactory, First Single
SERPENTS KISS Stream New Track "Black Wizard"
BLITZKRIEG Unleash "Angels Or Demons" Single, Video
PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS' US Tour Rescheduled For This Fall
LORD OF THE LOST Launch "Morgana" Video
AFM Reveals All For Metal Vol. V Compilation
HELION PRIME Set To Release New Album Terror Of The Cybernetic Space Monster
KING DIAMOND LP Reissues Now Available For In Concert 1987: Abigail, The Graveyard And The Spider's Lullabye
MEKA NISM Premiere "Trailblazer" Video
GRETA VAN FLEET Adds More Dates To 2018 World Tour
MR. BIG Releases Live Video Of "Colorado Bulldog"
BLESSTHEFALL Announce September Headline Tour
FATE DESTROYED Reveal New Video For "Break Free"
LIZZY BORDEN Streams "The Scar Across My Heart" Track
A PERFECT CIRCLE Debut 2D Clip Of "The Contrarian"
VOIVOD Announce New Album "The Wake", European Tour
MADBALL Release Video For New Single, "Rev Up"
ANGEL's PUNKY MEADOWS, FRANK DIMINO Announce First Ever UK Tour
VICIOUS RUMORS Set To Release Limited Live DVD 666 Years of Blood, Sweat & Cheers
GOATWHORE Announces European Headlining Dates
BEYOND THE BLACK Reveal New Album Details For Heart Of The Hurricane
DORO Releases First New Video "All For Metal"
TREAT Announces New Album Tunguska
KORPIKLAANI Stream New Single, Lyric Video For "Kotikonnut"
MOONSPELL Unveil Details Of Upcoming Live DVD/Blu-Ray/3CD
VAN CANTO Announce New Album For August
MOTORHEAD To Release Official ROAD CREW Beer In The United States
ENUFF Z'NUFF Announce New Album Diamond Boy
MEAN STREAK "Settle The Score" With New Video
DREAM CHILD Reveal Debut Album Details
TRIVIUM To Embark On Headline Tour This Fall
BILLY MORRIS AND THE SUNSET STRIP Set To Release Debut Album Holdin' All The Aces
REVOCATION Confirm North American Headline Tour
EVERYONE LOVES A VILLAIN Debut "Eater Of Worlds" Video
GEN X Tour Partners With Anrgirl For Pay Per View Live Stream Of July 3rd Show
JACK RUSSELL'S GREAT WHITE To Headline The 2018 HAIR NATION TOUR
MINISTRY Announces Fall North American Tour
LIVESAY Inks Deal, Set To Release Compilation Album
GRAVE DIGGER Unveil Title, Release Date Of New Album
MOB RULES To Release New Album Beast Reborn
RYAN ROXIE Announces US Tour Dates
CANE HILL, KING 810 Announce Co-Headline Summer Tour
RATBREED Debut "Hunting High, Reaping Low" Single
GODSMACK, SHINEDOWN Confirm Additional Co-Headlining Tour Dates Into The Fall
CHRONUS Announce U.S Album Release Date
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE Release "Letting You Go" Video
URIAH HEEP Reveal Living The Dream Album Details
WINTERSUN Announce North American Tour
HALCYON WAY Premiere Music Video For New Track "Blame"
DEE SNIDER Streams New Track "Tomorrow's No Concern"
LOUDER THAN LIFE Festival Expands, 2018 Band Lineup Announced
HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD Share New Track, "Gotta Let Go"
STEVE 'N' SEAGULLS Announce Grainsville Album Details
KATAKLYSM Release Music Video For "Outsider"
THE SKULL Stream New Album Title Track "The Endless Road Turns Dark"
TARJA Premieres "Love To Hate" Video
COLDSPELL Release "It Hurts" Music Video
DC4 Set To Unleash Atomic Highway Album
T.R.O.Y. Release Official Video For "Wicked World"
OF LIMBO Launches GO FUND ME After Near Fatal Van Wreck
MONSTER TRUCK Return With New Album True Rockers
European MTV "Headbanger’s Ball Tour" 2018 Announced
METALOCALYPSTICK Unleashes FREE Festival Digital Sampler - Metal Queens Vol. 2





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News