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Brian Wilson: Canadian Tour

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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

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