Quick Takes: Journey, Eddie Vedder, Rod Stewart & Cheap Trick, Loggins & Messina, Billy Joel

  • Guitarist Neal Schon has revealed the artwork and tracklisting to Journey‘s latest album, called Freedom, on Instagram. No release date has been offered for the band’s first new album in over a decade.
  • The tracklisting to Journey’s ‘Freedom‘ album is:

“Together We Run”
“Don’t Give Up On Us”
“Still Believe In Love”
“You Got The Best Of Me”
“Live To Love Again”
“The Way We Used To Be”
“Come Away With Me”
“After Glow”
“Let It Rain”
“Holdin On”
“All Day All Night”
“Don’t Go”
“United We Stand”
“Life Rolls On”
“Beautiful As You Are”

  • Eddie Vedder‘s tour is the latest to be sidelined by Covid, with two California shows getting postponed after a member of the touring party tested positive. The concert set for February 15th in San Diego will now play on February 27th and the Los Angeles show originally set for tonight (February 17th) has been pushed back to February 25th.
    • Vedder posted on Facebook: “We have been following Covid protocols but still had a positive test in our touring party. The appropriate response is to postpone the next two shows. Everyone, please take care.” (Billboard)
  • Rod Stewart and Cheap Trick have just tagged a whopping 19 new dates onto their joint summer tour, with most of the newly added stops going on sale on March 4th.
  • NEWLY ADDED DATES: Rod Stewart / Cheap Trick tour dates (subject to change):

June 10 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
June 11 – Seattle, WA – Climate Pledge Arena
June 14 – Hollywood, CA – Hollywood Bowl
June 17 – Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
June 18 – Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl
June 21 – Chula Vista, CA – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
June 24 – Phoenix, AZ – Footprint Center
June 26 – Denver, CO – Ball Arena
July 7 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest Grounds at American Family Insurance Amphitheater
July 8 – Saint Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
July 15 – Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
July 23 – London, ON – Budweiser Gardens
August 26 – Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
September 7 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
September 9 – Montreal, QC – Centre Bell
September 10 – Ottawa, ON – Canadian Tire Centre
September 14 – Saskatoon, SA – SaskTel Centre
September 16 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
September 17 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place

  • Kenny Loggins & Jim Messina will join forces for a pair of summer shows. The Loggins & Messina reunion gigs, which are being billed as “Kenny Loggins with Jim Messina — Sittin In 2022” will play on July 15th and 16th at L.A.’s Hollywood Bowl. There’s no word yet on whether any other cities will be announced. (Best Classic Bands)
  • In celebration of his 50th anniversary as a solo artist, Billy Joel is offering up an exclusive new tour book via his BillyJoelShop.com website. The book features “52 full-color pages as well as quotes from Joel himself, (and) perfectly captures the energy and experience of a Billy Joel concert.” The Billy Joel 2022 Tour Book runs $30.
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