Billy Joel organizes summer tour of baseball stadiums – Rolling Stone



In addition to Billy Joel's monthly concert at Madison Square Garden, the singer will embark on a summer concert tour in the stadiums of seven Major League Baseball teams.

The one-month stadium tour begins March 9 at Phoenix & # 39; s Chase Field (home of the Diamondbacks) and continues on April 26 (Milwaukee Brewers & Miller Park), on May 24 (Philadelphia Phillies & # 39; Citizens Bank Park), July. 26 (Camden Yards of the Baltimore Orioles), August 8 (Colorado Rockies & Coke Field in Denver), September 14 (Boston Red Sox & Fenway Park) and October 12 (Arlington, Texas & # 39; Globe Life Park, home of the Rangers).

As Billboard According to reports, Joel's show at Camden Yards in Baltimore marks the end of a 20-year ban on concerts at that baseball stadium. (The owner of the Orioles, Peter Angelos, once regretted that he was not going to have [the stadium] become a kind of honky tonk for various and varied rock and roll bands ", the Baltimore Sun reports.)

Joel has also planned the next seven shows of his monthly residency at Madison Square Garden, with concerts from January to May already sold out. Visit Joel's site for information on tickets to the stadium tour.

Dates of Billy Joel's tour

March 9 – Phoenix, AZ @ Chase Field
April 26 – Milwaukee, WI @ Miller Park
May 24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Citizens Bank Park
July 26 – Baltimore, MD @ Camden Yards
August 8 – Denver, CO @ Coors Field
September 14 – Boston, MA @ Fenway Park
October 12 – Arlington, TX @ Globe Life Park


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