The Black Keys today confirmed their extensive, 31-date arena tour of North America. The Let’s Rock Tour will hit cities including Chicago, Nashville, New York, Los Angeles, and Austin (full dates below). Special guests Modest Mouse will provide support on all dates, and Shannon & The Clams, *repeat repeat, and Jessy Wilson will each open select shows on the tour. Tickets for all dates go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, March 22 at 10 a.m. local time here.
The 31-city outing will kick off September 23 in Denver, CO and will make stops in Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Austin, Los Angeles and more before wrapping November 24 in Vancouver, BC.
To ensure tickets get in to the hands of fans and not scalpers or bots, the tour has partnered with Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan platform. Fans can register now through Sunday, March 17 at 10 p.m. EST here for the Verified Fan presale. Registered fans who receive a code will have access to purchase tickets before the general public on Tuesday, March 19 at 10am local time through Thursday, March 21 at 10 p.m. local time.
Additionally, Citi is the official presale credit card of Let’s Rock Tour. As such, Citi card members will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, March 19 at 11AM local time until Thursday, March 21 at 10 p.m. local time through Citi’s Private Pass program.
The band also headlines 2019’s Life Is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas on Saturday, September 21.
The Black Keys recently debuted the new song Lo/Hi (Nonesuch Records), the first new music from the band since their 2014 album, Turn Blue. The song was written and produced by Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney, and recorded at Nashville’s Easy Eye Sound studio.
Formed in Akron, Ohio in 2001, The Black Keys have released eight studio albums: their debut The Big Come Up (2002), followed by Thickfreakness (2003) and Rubber Factory (2004), along with their releases on Nonesuch Records, Magic Potion (2006), Attack & Release (2008), Brothers (2010), El Camino (2011), and, most recently, Turn Blue (2014). The band has won six Grammy Awards and headlined festivals including Coachella, Lollapalooza, and Governors Ball.
The Black Keys’ Let’s Rock Tour Dates:
Sep 21 – Las Vegas, NV – Life Is Beautiful+
Sep 23 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center*
Sep 24 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center*
Sep 25 – St. Louis, MO – Enterprise Center*
Sep 27 – Chicago, IL – United Center*
Sep 28 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center*
Sep 30 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena*
Oct 01 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena*
Oct 02 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena*
Oct 04 – Milwaukee, WI – Fiserv Forum#
Oct 05 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena#
Oct 07 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena#
Oct 08 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena#
Oct 09 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena#
Oct 11 – Boston, MA – TD Garden#
Oct 12 – Washington, DC – The Anthem#
Oct 14 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Arena#
Oct 15 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center#
Nov 05 – Sunrise, FL – BB&T Center^
Nov 06 – Orlando, FL – Amway Center^
Nov 08 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena^
Nov 09 – Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena^
Nov 12 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center^
Nov 13 – Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center^
Nov 14 – Fort Worth, TX – Dickies Arena^
Nov 16 – Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Arena^
Nov 17 – San Diego, CA – Pechanga Arena^
Nov 19 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum^
Nov 20 – San Francisco, CA – TBA^
Nov 22 – Portland, OR – Moda Center^
Nov 23 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome^
Nov 24 – Vancouver, BC – Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena^
*w/ Modest Mouse and *repeat repeat
# w/ Modest Mouse and Jessy Wilson
^ w/ Modest Mouse and Shannon & the Clams