Bob Seger announced 13 dates for fall tour, opening Nov. 2 in Ypsilanti, MI. This comes four months after successfully completing the first leg of his 2011 tour, Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band.
The fall leg of the tour will kick off November 2nd in the 7,000-seat Convocation Center at Eastern Michigan University. This stop is particularly close to Seger as he spent much of his childhood in Ann Arbor, MI. May 28th is officially Bob Seger Day in Michigan as proclaimed by governor, Rick Snyder, this year for his more than 50 years of sharing his celebrated musical talents with fans all over the world. His tour will also include stops at the Ford Center in Evansville, IN for its first ever concert and a December 1st show at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
There are more dates to come, whereupon Seger eventually making his way to the West Coast.
Public onsales for his shows will start September 17th and another round of tickets will be released on September 24th. Prices have not yet been set.
The tour announcement is part of a big stretch for Seger, whose remastered concert albums “Live Bullet” and “Nine Tonight” are set to premiere Tuesday, September 13th with restored artwork and a special CD and T-shirt combination box.
Seger drew his early inspiration from rockers like Little Richard, Elvis Presley and James Brown. Some of his most popular songs include “Night Moves”, “Turn the Page”, and “Like a Rock.” His career has spanned over fifty years and his signature song “Old Time Rock and Roll” was named one of the Songs of the century in 2001. Bob Seger finally earned his place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004.
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band itinerary:
(Dates are subject to change.)
|November 2||Ypsilanti, MI||Eastern Michigan University|
|November 4||Columbus, OH||Nationwide Arena|
|November 9||Evansville, IN||Ford Center|
|November 11||Greenville, SC||Bi-Lo Center|
|November 13||Orlando, FL||Orlando Calling|
|November 15||Birmingham, AL||BJCC Arena|
|November 17||Louisville, KY||KFC Yum! Center|
|November 19||Pittsburgh, PA||Consol Energy Center|
|November 25||Baltimore, MD||1st Mariner Arena|
|November 26||Uncasville, CT||Mohegan Sun Arena|
|November 29||Worcester, MA||DCU Center|
|December 1||New York, NY||Madison Square Garden Arena|
|December 3||Philadelphia, PA||Wells Fargo Center|