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Bob Seger Sets A New Round of US Dates

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on June 2, 2017

in News

Bob Seger is currently 72 and has been threatening to retire for some time but, evidently, that’s not going to happen this year.

Seger and his Silver Bullet Band have announced their 2017 Runaway Train Tour which opens on August 24 in Toledo, OH and runs through October 28 in Phoenix, AZ.

These are the first dates that the band has played in over two years, going back to March 30, 2015 in Indianapolis which was the close of their Ride Out Tour. Ride Out was also the name of his last release from 2014.

Seger told Billboard “I have a great time on stage. The thing I look forward to is playing with these people. They’re so much fun to play with and be with and they make my job easy ’cause they play great and sing great.”

The dates:
08/24 – Toledo, OH – Huntington Center
08/26 – Moline, IL – iWireless Center
08/30 – Green Bay, WI – Resch Center
09/02 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
09/07 – Saginaw, MI – Dow Event Center
09/09 – Detroit, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
09/12 – Rochester, NY – Blue Cross Arena
09/14 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
09/16 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun
09/19 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
09/21 – Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena
09/23 – Detroit, MI – Palace of Auburn Hills
09/28 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG @ Paints Arena
09/30 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
10/05 – Greenville, SC – Bon Secours Wellness Arena
10/07 – Atlanta, GA – Infinite Energy Arena
10/10 – Des Moines, IA – Wells Fargo Arena
10/12 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
10/14 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
10/19 – Houston, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
10/21 – Dallas, TX – Ford Center at The Star
10/24 – Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center
10/26 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
10/28 – Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Arena

The announcement promised that additional dates would be added.



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