Journey announces new 2017 residency in Las Vegas
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Journey will return to Las Vegas in 2017. The legendary San Francisco rockers once again strut their stuff at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino by overwhelming popular demand in the wake of their hugely successful string of sold out Journey Las Vegas shows held last spring.

The spring residency was announced via a news release posted on Dec. 5 by promoter AEG Live. The multi-platinum sellers have confirmed nine new shows that will take place between May 3 - May 20 with the “Don't Stop Believin'” hitmakers performing their classic 1981 studio album Escape, as well as 1983's Frontiers in their entirety.

New dates include: May 3, 5-6, 10, 12-13, 17 and 19. Tickets go on sale to the public Dec. 9 at 10 a.m. local time with VIP packages available. For more information, click here.

“Journey's first residency, Journey Las Vegas, blew everyone away and we’re thrilled to have them back,” writes Bobby Reynolds, AEG Live Las Vegas senior vice president of entertainment.. “Journey is an iconic band and their songs resonate with so many people of different ages and backgrounds worldwide. Their second residency is going to be bigger than ever, giving fans what they want plus more.”

The pioneering prog-rockers spent much of 2016 touring with The Doobie Brothers during their North American tour schedule, wrapping up their 2016 romp on Aug. 30 in Chula Vista, California. Journey recently ranked among the short list nominated as a candidates for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 induction and currently hold top spot in the fan vote category.

Journey will kick off 2017 with a tour of the Far East, which launches Feb. 1 in  Osaka, Japan at Castle Hall and will wrap up Feb. 19 in  Taipei, Taiwan, at TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall. Journey also recently announced at string of spring U.S. Dates, which will take place prior to their Sin City stint, starting March 15 in Yakima, Washington, at Yakima Valley SunDome and wrapping up April 4 in Dayton, Ohio, at Wright State University's Nutter Center.  Tickets for select Journey events are available at AXS.

See below the complete for Journey's upcoming 2017 schedule at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. For more information on Journey click here.

May 3   Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 5   Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino  
May 6   Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 10   Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 12  Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 13  Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 17  Las Vegas, NV  The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino