Neil Diamond Going on Tour Next Summer
Wed, 23 Nov 2011 10:02:19
Neil Diamond -easily one of my favorite artists- will take his greatest hits on the road on a much-anticipated North American tour kicking off in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on June 1 and closing in Las Vegas on Sept. 21.
The 2012 tour will feature all of Neil Diamond's classic favorites. The majority of markets will be on sale to the public beginning at 10:00 AM on Monday, Dec. 5 and all Canadian dates will be on sale on Monday, Dec. 1 at 10 AM.
In 2012, Neil Diamond will perform in select venues for the first time, including the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, New York on June 8. He will return to the DTE Energy Music Theater in Detroit, Michigan for his first time in nearly 20 years.
VIP Packages will also be available through VIP Nation, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information please visit here.
In addition, Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings recently announced that he will release The Very Best of Neil Diamond - The Original Studio Recordings on Dec. 6. The album will feature 23 of the most popular hits and signature tracks from America's quintessential singer-songwriter. This is the first Neil Diamond collection to draw from the artist's complete studio discography and includes tracks such as "Forever In Blue Jeans," "Cherry, Cherry," "Sweet Caroline," "I'm A Believer," "Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon, " "You Don't Bring Me Flowers," "Red, Red Wine," "America" and many more.
Dates are below:
June 1 Ft. Lauderdale, FL BankAtlantic Center
June 3 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum
June 6 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
June 8 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
June 14 Washington, DC Verizon Center
June 16 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
June 18 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
June 21 Montreal, BC Bell Centre
June 23 Boston, MA TD Garden
June 26 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
June 28 London, ON John Labatt Centre
July 1 Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena
July 3 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
July 6 Chicago, IL United Center
July 8 Milwaukee, WI Summerfest
July 11 St Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center
July 13 Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Centre
July 16 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place
July 18 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
July 21 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
July 23 Seattle, WA Key Arena
July 28 Salt Lake City, UT Rio Tinto Stadium
August 7 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion
August 29 Phoenix, AZ US Airways Center
September 1 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena
Will you go see Neil Diamond on tour?