Colin Hay, BNL and Violent Femmes

Were you like me and admired Men at Work back in the day?  You’re in luck, because Colin Hay is releasing his own album, “Next Year People”….and you can stream the album direct from Slicing Up Eyeballs  . Additionally, Colin Hay is embarking on a 36-date amphitheatre tour this summer with Barenaked Ladies AND Violent Femmes!

Last Summer on Earth tour (w/ Barenaked Ladies & Violent Femmes):

June 5: The LC Pavilion, Columbus, OH
June 6: Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica, Cleveland, OH
June 7: Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre, Toledo, OH
June 8: McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids, IA
June 10: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Denver, CO
June 12: Treasure Island Resort & Casino Island Events Center, Red Wing, MN
June 13: BMO Harris Pavilion, Milwaukee, WI
June 14: Stir Cove at Harrah’s Council Bluffs, Council Bluffs, IA
June 16: FirstMeritt Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago, IL
June 17: Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park, Indianapolis, IN
June 19: PNC Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH
June 20: DTE Energy Music Theatre, Detroit, MI
June 21: Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel. Salamanca, NY
June 23: Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA
June 26: Maine State Pier, Portland, ME
June 27: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT
June 28: The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA
June 29: Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, MA
July 1: JBL Live at Pier 97, New York, NY
July 2: Mercer County Fairgrounds, West Windsor, NJ
July 3: PNC Waterside Pavilion, Solomons, MD
July 4: The Red Hat Amphitheatre, Raleigh, NC
July 8: Uptown Amphitheatre at the Music Factory, Charlotte, NC
July 10: Sunset Cove Amphitheatre, Boca Raton, FL
July 11: St Augustine Amphitheatre, St. Augustine, FL
July 12: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Atlanta, GA
July 13: Woods at Fontanel, Nashville, TN
July 15: Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, Dallas, TX
July 17: Venue TBD, Albuquerque, NM
July 18: Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV
July 19: Cal Coast Credit Union OAT, San Diego, CA
July 21: Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
July 22: Mountain Winery, Saratoga, CA
July 24: Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise, ID
July 25: Edgefield, Portland, OR
July 26: Marymoor Amphitheatre, Seattle, WA

Violent Femmes has always been a band that harkens back college days, and Barenaked Ladies represents the earliest days of adulthood. Colin Hay as the leader of Men at Work goes back to middle and high school…so this summer tour promises to cover all bases. Tickets go on sale for all shows February 13.

-R

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