We are just as excited as when we got our “first real six-string”.
That’s because “Summer of ’69” rocker Bryan Adams is touring with “Bad Reputation” bandmate Joan Jett and the Blackhearts all summer as part of their upcoming 26-date “So Happy It Hurts Tour” that will see the pair travel throughout the North. America from June to August.
Now, this is a line-up so cool it’ll make you exclaim “I Love Rock and Roll”.:
The summer tour, which is set to stop at New York’s Madison Square Garden on June 9 and Buffalo’s KeyBank Center on June 13, will serve as a fitting introduction to fans of Adams’ 2022 Grammy-nominated album “So Happy It Hurts” which shares a name with the tour.
As for new material from Adams’ collaborators, Jett and The Blackhearts haven’t released an album of original songs since 2013’s “Unvarnished.”
However, it should be noted that in 2015 the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame was inducted He made put an acoustic spin on 25 of their biggest hits on last year’s “Changeup.”
And if you’re dying to get your hands on tickets, we’ve got good news.
Although the inventory isn’t available on Ticketmaster until Friday, February 3rd fans who want to ensure they have tickets in advance can purchase on sites like Vivid Seats before seats officially go on sale.
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Bryan Adams and Joan Jett concert schedule 2023
Starting June 6, the 80’s Tour will officially kick off at Baltimore’s CFG Bank Arena.
The next night, June 7, the pair will play Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center.
Along the way, Adams and Jett will fly to locations across the US including Boston (June 10), Cleveland (June 15), Nashville (June 17), Denver (July 6) and Los Angeles (June 29 July).
Finally, on August 3, the fight will conclude at Seattle’s Climate Pledge Arena.
A full calendar including all tour dates, venues, show start times and links to purchase tickets can be found here.
Bryan Adams solo concert schedule 2023
Prior to the summer arena tour, Adams will fulfill his Las Vegas duties and perform at Wynn’s Encore Theater on February 3rd, 4th and 5th.
His final concert in Sin City falls on Grammy night, but don’t worry — Adams won’t be going to the Awards Show.
“Work is work. I mean, I’ve got 40 people on my tour, so I want to make sure I keep them with warm food and shoes, you know?’ he said earlier this week.
Joan Jett solo concert schedule 2023
Jett and The Blackhearts will also headline a handful of shows before teaming up with Adams.
He is currently set to play Jacksonville’s Florida Theater on March 3rd.
After that, you can find the “Crimson and Clover” team in Coconut Creek, FL (March 9th), Pala, CA (April 14th), Highland, CA (April 21st), Oroville, CA (April 22nd), and Helotes, TX (April 28).
80s stars to tour in 2023
It doesn’t matter when you grew up — ’80s music is timeless.
Fortunately, many of the biggest stars of the big hair decade understand how much their fans love their tunes and are touring across North America this year.
Here are just five of our favorite acts from the “Where’s the Beef” era that you won’t want to miss live when they come to a city near you in the coming months.
• Billy Idol
• Motley Crue with Def Leppard
• Bret Michaels with the Night Ranger and the Jefferson Starship
• REO Speedwagon
Do you only like Rock and Roll? If that’s the case, be sure to check out our list of the 52 biggest concert tours of 2023 here.