Just when we start thinking our concert calendar is maxed out, another new batch of tour stops are revealed for venues within a couple hours drive of East Texas.  In the past few weeks, Grand Funk Railroad & Survivor have confirmed dates, while The Marshall Tucker Band has added a second show in the region.

The biggest news is about a legendary band now booked for a September performance in the Dallas Metroplex, but... we can't tell you who it is until Monday!  It's absolutely killin' us to keep quiet, but the lawyers say we have to stay mum or risk being sued by the promoters.  Check back first thing next week for those Superstar details.

For now, here's the latest rundown by event date:

July:
8th-  Eddie Money.  Bossier City DiamondJacks Casino. 
8th-  Ted NugentFort Worth Billy Bob's Texas.
9th-  Journey, with Asia.  Shreveport CenturyLink Center.
11th-  Hall & Oates, with Tears For Fears.  Dallas American Airlines Center.
14th-  Survivor.  Grant, OK Choctaw Casino.
15th-  Paul McCartney.  Shreveport CenturyLink Center.
18th-  Neil Diamond.  Dallas American Airlines Center.
22nd-  Don Henley, with Stevie Nicks, Joe Walsh, & Timothy B. Schmit.  Dallas American Airlines Center.
23rd-  Earth Wind & Fire, with Chic.  Dallas American Airlines Center.
28th-  Kip Winger.  Waco Backyard Bar.  
30th-  REO Speedwagon & Styx (co-headliners), with Don Felder.  Dallas Starplex Amphitheatre.
31st-  James Taylor, with Bonnie Raitt.  Frisco Ford Center At The Star.

August:
4th-  Queen, with Adam Lambert.  Dallas American Airlines Center.
4th-  Wayne Newton.  Bossier City Horseshoe Casino.
5th-  Grand Funk Railroad.  Fort Worth Billy Bob's Texas. 
11th-  Rod Stewart, with Cyndi Lauper.  Dallas Grand Prairie Verizon Theater.
18th-  Foreigner & Cheap Trick (co-headliners), with Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin ExperienceDallas Starplex Amphitheatre.
19th-  Deep Purple & Alice Cooper (co-headliners).  Dallas Starplex Amphitheatre.
24th-  Lost 80s Live, with Berlin, Naked Eyes, Wang Chung, Cutting Crew, Tommy Tutone, Spandau Ballet, & Information Society.  Grand Prairie Verizon Theater.
25th-  50 Summers Of Love, with Micky Dolenz & Mark Lindsay.  Bossier City Horseshoe Casino. 
25th-  Kansas Shreveport Auditorium.
26th-  Warrant.  Bossier City Horseshoe Casino. 

September:
1st-  The Marshall Tucker Band.  Bossier City DiamondJacks Casino.
3rd-  Jeff & Larry's Backyard BBQ, with Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, The Marshall Tucker Band, & Eddie Money.   Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
14th- Sammy Hagar, with Collective Soul.  Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
19th- Steve Winwood.  Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
22nd-  Depeche Mode.  Dallas Starplex Amphitheatre.
27th-  KISS.  Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
29th-  Smokey Robinson.  Dallas Starplex Amphitheatre.

October:
6th-  Tom Jones.  Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
12th-  Scorpions & Megadeth.  Irving Music Factory Pavilion.
21st-  Bob Seger.  Frisco Ford Center At The Star. 

We'll keep updating our list as more confirmations come in, so check back regularly!

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