Journey fans can head to Sin City this spring to see their favorite band. The multi-platinum selling rockers have signed on to perform nine shows in Las Vegas at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Posting the news release on Jan. 6 at their official Journey website , the "Don't Stop Believing'" hitmakers broke the news of the new residency, dubbed "Journey Las Vegas," yesterday. The shows will take place between April 29 - May 16.
The legendary San Francisco band join a groundbreaking handful of high profile rockers to perform extended runs in Las Vegas. The hallowed list includes: Kiss, Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Guns N’ Rose and Carlos Santana.
Pre-sales begin Wed., Jan 8. Tickets for the general public go on sale Fri., Jan. 16. See below for Journey's complete residency schedule. For more information, click here.
Journey revealed that in their excitement about they gig they actually "jumped the gun" in making the official Vegas announcement. Posting to their official Facebook page on Jan 6, the band writes, "We apologize for the confusion, we were too excited about our Las Vegas residency and jumped the gun announcing it!"
Although they have not released a studio album since 2011's Eclipse, Journey has maintained an extremely busy road schedule, spending 2014 touring North America on a bill with fellow San Francisco pop rockers The Steve Miller Band with special guests funk fusion artists Tower of Power, which included a headline appearance at Quebec City Summer Festival at the historic Plains of Abraham. The pair will team once again in 2015, hitting the road beginning on March 5 in Austin, Texas, at Austin360 Amphitheater.
The band's enviable career has stretched over four decades and the line-up continues to include core founding members guitarist Neil Schon and bassist Ross Valory along with longtime keyboardist Jonathan Caine, drummer Deen Castronovo and lead singer Arnel Pineda. Their current shows include an array of hits and beloved album tracks from their massive back catalogue, including top 10 hits like "Who's Cryin' Now", "Don't Stop Believin'", and "Open Arms." For all the latest information on Journey, click here.
Journey 2015 spring Las Vegas residency dates:
April 29 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 1 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 2 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 6 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 8 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 9 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 13 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 15 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
May 16 Las Vegas, Nev. The Joint @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino