February 2017 is a big month for Bon Jovi fans. The band is scheduled to showcase their upcoming LP, ‘This house is not for sale’ after a long hiatus. The tour comes after a period of silence since 2013’s Because we can world tour. The expected tour will begin on 8th February from Greenville, South Carolina and end on March 22 in Indianapolis. spanning 22 days.
The band has also teamed with TIDAL X: Bon Jovi, to facilitate live listening parties where they will play the complete album. The live listening parties are scheduled as follows;
London’s Palladium – October 10, 2016
Toronto’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre – October 17, 2016
New York’s Barrymore Theatre – October 20, 2016. This event will be live streamed on Tidal.
The announcement of the upcoming tour was made by the front man on Wednesday on the Ellen DeGeneres Show. After three years of silence, the band has resurfaced with a promise of a good album. Bon Jovi described the three years as “tumultuous” emphasizing that he took the time to live a life that he then wrote all down.
The artist pointed out that he was at crossroads, not knowing whether he wanted do it again, and do it at a level that he was accustomed to. The New Jersey rocker said that the decision to go on tour was made after performing the album on October 1 at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank.
“I looked around and I saw the guys happier than they have ever been, and I was happy and the audience was into it,” Bon Jovi after performing at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank.
Bon Jovi revealed to his fans that the new album is filled with the rock anthems and power ballads for which the band has always been known for.
“This House Is Not for Sale is as much of a statement as we’ve made before, this heart, this soul, this house is not for sale, it’s about my integrity”, Bon Jovi in a video statement to fans.
Here are the Bon Jovi ‘This House is Not on Sale’, 2017 USA Tour Dates;
February 8 – Greenville, SC @ Bon Secours Wellness Arena
February 10 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
February 12 – Sunrise, FL @ BB&T Center
February 14 – Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
February 16 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC
February 18 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
February 19- St. Louis, MO @ Scottrade Center
February 21 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Center
February 23- Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
February 25- Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
February 28- Sacramento, CA @ Golden 1 Center
March 1 – San Jose, CA @ SAP Center
March 4 – Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
March 5 – San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena
March 8 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
March 14 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
March 16 – Memphis, TN @ FedExForum
March 18 – Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Arena
March 19 – Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena
March 22 – Indianapolis, IN @ Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Physical copies of ‘This House is Not on Sale’ go on shelves from November 4, 2016!
A physical copy of the album This House Is Not for Sale will be available from 4th November. The copies can be accessed through Bon Jovi’s official site that contains the information on how to get the copies.
Tickets for the This House Is Not for Sale tour are set to begin pre-sales today (Oct. 10, 2016). Every purchase of the tour ticket will come with a copy of the album.