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60s Stars on Tour this Autumn

The below list may be the most impressive we have seen in many years of legendary artists who have been active since the 60s and are currently on tour or starting their tour soon. Although many of them are only visiting one continent for now, if you live in Europe or in the US, there’s a good chance that you’ll be able to catch at least one of them this Autumn.

The Rolling Stones 

The Stones are currently on a European tour and playing in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and Holland this September and October. They were unable to schedule any UK dates this year due to sporting fixtures.

The Rolling Stones tour dates and tickets

The Who

After a summer tour of North America, the Who are visiting Brazil, Chile and Argentina next. Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey are then going to play some of their own solo shows in the US and Canada.

The Who, Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey tour dates and tickets

Bob Dylan

The new leg of Dylan’s “Never Ending Tour” was recently announced, consisting of dates in nearly two dozen American cities in October and November.

Bob Dylan tour dates and tickets

Paul McCartney

McCartney has concerts coming up in the US, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico this September and October. He’s then moving on to Australia and New Zealand in December.

Paul McCartney tour dates and tickets

Ringo Starr

Another ex-Beatle is also on tour this Autumn. Starr’s latest solo album ‘Give More Love’ came out on 15th September, and he has 19 US shows scheduled in October and November in support of the record.

Ringo Starr tour dates and tickets

Roger Waters 

The Pink Floyd founder released his fourth solo  studio album in June, shortly after embarking on a lengthy world tour. The North American leg is finishing in the end of October, and Australia and Europe are next in the new year. We reviewed Waters’s spectacular show earlier this year

Roger Waters tour dates and tickets

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Deep Purple

Deep Purple are going on a short tour titled “The Long Goodbye” this November, visiting Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark and the UK. They are then going to play a few dates in South America. Their 20th LP ‘Infinite’ came out in April this year, and the name of the upcoming tour might suggest that they are ready to retire.

Deep Purple tour dates and tickets

Robert Plant

The ex-Led Zeppelin frontman has announced a 15-date UK tour, starting in November. The tickets have already sold out for most of the gigs. His next solo record ‘Carry Fire’ is being released on 13th October.

Robert Plant tour dates and tickets

Phil Collins

Collins is playing eight shows in the UK in November and December, including two dates at London’s Royal Albert Hall.

Phil Collins tour dates and tickets

Neil Diamond

Diamond is currently on a European tour and is visiting Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, the UK and Ireland in September and October.

Neil Diamond tour dates and tickets

King Crimson

King Crimson are going to play in several American cities in October-November. It was recently announced that long-time ex-frontman Adrian Belew is going to rejoin the group as their ninth member, although there are no plans for him to participate in the upcoming tour.

King Crimson tour dates and tickets

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Ian Anderson

Jethro Tull’s sole constant member is taking the band’s classic material to Germany, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and the US this Autumn. He’s then going to visit Poland before playing a couple of dates in England in December.

Ian Anderson tour dates and tickets

The Moody Blues

Justin Hayward and John Lodge have a number of solo shows scheduled for this Autumn: Hayward is visiting the UK, Australia and New Zealand, while Lodge is limiting his tour to the US. They are going to play together as the Moody Blues again early next year.

The Moody Blues, Justin Hayward and John Lodge tour dates and tickets

Carl Palmer

After receiving the Prog God Award at this year’s Progressive Music Awards, Palmer is starting the second leg of his American tour later this month, celebrating the legacy of Emerson, Lake & Palmer. He’s then going to play a number of shows in the UK in November and early December. Palmer is the progressive rock supergroup’s only remaining member after both Keith Emerson and Greg Lake passed away last year.

Carl Palmer tour dates and tickets

Procol Harum

The iconic 60s band are currently on a European tour and visiting Denmark, the Netherlands, Finland, Malta, Italy, Poland and France next. Gary Brooker is the only founding member still present in the line-up.

Procol Harum tour dates and tickets

P. P. Arnold

Having first arrived in London as a member of Ike and Tina Turner’s Ikettes, Arnold is embarking on a 13-date UK tour this Autumn. She’s also going to play one date in Spain in October. She’s currently working on a new solo album, which will be released next year.

P. P. Arnold tour dates and tickets

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