Vancouver, BC – AEROSMITH, America’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band is set to come to Western Canada with its ‘Cocked, Locked, Ready to Rock’ tour. Tickets go ON SALE THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010 at 10:00am local time in ALL markets and can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.ca.
5 Spectacular Shows Beginning on September 8, 2010 in Winnipeg, MB will bring the ‘Cocked, Locked, Ready to Rock’ tour to Western Canada. See full itinerary details following this release.
Following the triumphant 7 South American and 11 European ‘Cocked, Locked, Ready To Rock’ tour dates, America’s Number One rock and roll band is all warmed up and ready to kick off their 18 city US Tour starting on July 23rd in Oakland, California and ending with the 5 city Western Canadian tour.
The Bad Boys of Boston are back, and will be arriving in Western Canada for what will surely be THE concert event of the Fall. Their recently announced hometown Fenway Park date SOLD OUT in a record breaking 23 minutes.
AEROSMITH frontman, Steven Tyler said, “I thought it was time to get my MOJO back, by rocking South America and Europe with a little HOME RUN at Boston’s Fenway Park thrown in and then off to the rest of America to do what we do best! We’re gonna rock you into the middle of next week!”
“This is the perfect time for us to tour North America as we are just completing a very successful tour of South America and Europe. We are running on all cylinders and are “Cocked, Locked and Ready to Rock!” commented Joe Perry.
“We’re having a blast tearing up South America. I can’t stop thinking about how great it’s going to feel bringing it home this summer” said Tom Hamilton.
“The band’s tighter than ever, America we’re coming to rock your World” said Joey Kramer.
With Very Special Guest, JOAN JETT and THE BLACKHEARTS the night is sure to be one to ROCK the hardest of ROCK ‘N’ ROLL fans. As the leader of the hard-rocking Blackhearts, JETT’S had eight platinum and gold albums and nine Top 40 singles, including the classics "Bad Reputation," "I Love Rock 'N' Roll," "I Hate Myself For Loving You," and "Crimson and Clover." JETT was even one of only two women named to Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 greatest guitar players of all time. JETT says, “I have one goal and one goal only—rocking the hell out of every listener I can reach.”
AEROSMITH will be celebrating their 40th anniversary as America’s most enduring and thrilling band in rock history. They are Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, recipients of countless awards including 4 Grammy’s, 8 American Music Awards, 6 Billboard Awards, 12 MTV Video Music Awards. They have sold over 150 million albums, earned scores of multi platinum albums and maintain a large army of millions of fans.
AEROSMITH continues to perform electrifying sold-out concerts around the world and remain one of the most beloved bands on the planet.
‘COCKED, LOCKED, READY TO ROCK’
WESTERN CANADA DATES
DATE CITY VENUE
SEPTEMBER 8, 2010 WINNIPEG MTS CENTRE
SEPTEMBER 10, 2010 CALGARY PENGROWTH-SADDLEDOME
SEPTEMBER 12, 2010 SASKATOON CREDIT-UNION-CENTRE
SEPTEMBER 14, 2010 EDMONTON REXALL PLACE
SEPTEMBER 16, 2010 VANCOUVER ROGERS ARENA
Tickets for ALL cities can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.ca
VIP experience packages *(which may include opportunities to meet band members, premium seating and/or merchandise) are available through www.AeroForceOne.com. Fans without internet access can call 508-791-3807 in the US 9am - 5pm EST.