131 Recommend It! 1,241 views

Brian Wilson: Canadian Tour

SOURCE: Published: 2010-11-20
TOUR STARTS JUNE 15 IN KITCHENER, ONTARIO

Brian Wilson will embark on his first-ever cross-Canada tour in June of 2011. For many Canadians, the tour represents their first opportunity to directly experience and pay homage to this unrivaled mainstay of the cultural soundtrack. Audiences can look forward to a musical tour de force as Wilson performs his latest critically acclaimed album Brian Wilson Reimagines Gershwin in its entirety, along with a selection of classics from both the Brian Wilson and Beach Boys back-catalogues.

“I've always tried to make music that entertained people," Wilson said. “I also wanted my music to last, to be able to speak to any generation. Thankfully, nearly 50 years since the Beach Boys were born, that seems to have come true. Now, with this album a new musical chapter begins for me, and it's going to be a chapter to remember. I promise."

2011 CANADIAN DATES

  • June 15, 2011: Kitchener, ON: The Centre in the Square
  • June 17, 2011: Montreal, QC: Place des Arts
  • June 18, 2011: Toronto, ON: Massey Hall
  • June 20, 2011: Ottawa, ON: National Arts Centre
  • June 22, 2011: Winnipeg, MB:Pantages Playhouse Theatre
  • June 23, 2011: Regina, SK: Conexus Arts Centre
  • June 25, 2011: Calgary, AB: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
  • June 26, 2011: Edmonton, AB: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
  • June 28, 2011: Vancouver, BC: Queen Elizabeth Theatre

2011 UK DATES

  • September 11, 2011: Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
  • September 13, 2011: Manchester, England: Manchester Bridgewater Hall
  • September 14, 2011: Birmingham, England: Birmingham Symphony Hall
  • September 16, 2011: London, England: Royal Festival Hall
  • September 17, 2011: London, England: Royal Festival Hall
  • September 18, 2011: London, England: Royal Festival Hall


View the original article...

This story appears courtesy of JamBase.
Copyright © 2014. All rights reserved.
comments powered by Disqus
Read the All About Jazz Magazine - Free!

Read the All About Jazz Magazine - It's free!

Jam-packed with 100 pages covering a wide range of styles, subjects and from around the world—each issue includes interviews, profiles, columns, album reviews, web site news, and free MP3s. The AAJ magazine is available across all devices, can be shared socially, and opened from anywhere without the need to download an app.

Read the Winter 2014 Edition

Weekly Giveaways

Matthew Shipp

Matthew Shipp
About | Enter

Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley
About | Enter

Tord Gustavsen

Tord Gustavsen
About | Enter

Alfredo Rodriguez

Alfredo Rodriguez
About | Enter