Top Ten Best Upcoming Tours coming to Toronto in 2017
In Toronto, concert tours bring the city to life. The buzz and excitement associated with these high profile events is unparalleled. In 2017, there are pretty great concerts that are coming up in Toronto. Below is an outline of the best 10 concerts that one should not dare miss since they stand out as the best concerts of this year.
1. The Blue Rodeo.
This group is Canada’s most prestigious band that does rock music. The group was formed in the year 1987, with their album Outskirts. They have honed their skills in doing laid back rock music. This has seen them take up the nickname of The Eagles of Canada. They are a celebrated band which has won several music prizes in Canada. On top of this, the group has sold more than three million music records. Recently, the group has been known recently for their song Stealin’ All My Dreams, which is a Steve Harper protest song. These music icons will be performing at the Massey Hall in Toronto, on February 2-3, 2017. The Toronto concert Tickets are going for $50.
2. The Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
The peppers have an upcoming concert. This is the group’s music tour since their last one back in the year 2014. The concert is scheduled for 4th February, 2017. The concert will be held at Air Canada Centre, Toronto. The Toronto Concert Tickets are going for $165. This concert, comes in support of their latest album The Getaway which was produced by Nigel Godrich and Danger Mouse. This album has reinvented the group and is a great release.
3. ABBA MANIA
The group Abba Mania, will be in Toronto this year. It is time to don those dancing shoes since they are expected to put up quite a show. The group, which was formed in 1999 and incorporates members of the original Abba group and members from Mamma Mia. This concert is one of the best that people are looking forward to in the year 2017. One should not miss out on this show, which is expected to go down on the 9th of February 2017 at the Danforth Music Hall, Toronto. The Toronto Concert Tickets are not yet out, but are expected to be out soon.
4. Michael Kaeshammer
Michael Kaeshammer, is rated as one of Canada’s best entertainers of boogie woogie. He is described as being charismatic and charming. He has even been tipped to only rival Harry Connick Jr. He is going to perform live at the Massey Hall on 11th February, 2017. Massey Hall is located on 178 Victoria Street Toronto. He will be joined on stage by guest star, Bobby Bazini. Tickets are going out for $85.
5. Colin James
Colin James is the best blues guitarist that ever lived in Canada. This legend, burst onto the musical scene in the 80’s starting his musical career as a rock guitarist. Before turning into a pop vocalist. He later turned his hand to Big Band Swing in the Little Big Band. He has a very distinctive voice that is gravel-toned which moves his audience. He will be performing at Massey Hall on February 18th 2017. The tickets are going out from $70.
6. Run The Jewels
This is a hip hop group. It started as a side project for EI-P and Killer Mike, who is an Atlanta based rapper. They released their debut album dubbed eponymous in the year 2013. This was quickly followed by the Jewels 2 in 2014. The group is on the road once again with their tour dubbed Run the World Tour’. On this tour, the group is armed with their yet to be released RJ3. During this tour, the group will be in Toronto and they will perform at the Danforth Music Hall on 19th February, 2017. The Toronto Concert Tickets are going for $160.
7. Blackie and the Rodeo Kings.
This a roots rock music outfit which started as a tribute to a Canadian Songwriter called Willie P Bennett back in the year 1996. In this concert in Toronto, bringing a long a selection of folks, blues and rock. The group is well known for energised performances and this is a concert that one should not dare miss. The award winning group is expected to perform at the Massey Hall on the 25th February 2017. The Toronto Concert Tickets are going for $55.
8. Billy Talent
Billy Talent is a Canadian rock band. Their debut in the music arena was through their eponymous album in the year 2003. This is after having existed under the name Pezz. With this name change, came reinvention of the group which heralded a new way of doing music. This unveiled a more aggressive way of doing music for the group. The band is in Toronto in support of their fifth album title Afraid of Heights’. The concert is scheduled for 27th February, 2017, at the Air Canada Centre. The Tickets are going out for $60.
9. HOLDIN’ MY OWN TOUR by Eric Church.
Eric Church, who is a country singer who doubles up as song writer, will be following up on his 2016 Mr. Misunderstood tour with this tour. The concert is scheduled for 2nd March, 2017. In this particular tour, Church is expected to go solo meaning that there will be no support acts. This will be a concert of its kind since it will be the first one in which he goes solo. Church together with his band, are expected to play two full sets. In between the sets, there will be an intermission. The Toronto Concert Tickets are going for $70. The concert will be held at the Air Canada Centre.
10. Pierce The Veil Band
This Band was formed in the year 2006, in San Diego. This band has been working hard on their genre of proggy hard-core. The band has been on pressure after they released their album titled Misadventures. This album was hailed as the best album they have ever released. This album made it to number one on several billboard charts such as the Indie, Hard Rock and Rock. The band will be performing on the 1st and 2nd day of March 2017 at the Danforth Music Hall, which is located at 147 Danforth Avenue, Toronto. The tickets are going out for $46.
In Toronto, missing out a concert tour is a great deal. A lot of fun events happen in the tours and it would be sad hearing it from friends. It is therefore a great idea to attend the above mentioned concert tours.