Legendary hard rock band Aerosmith take the stage at Jiffy Lube Live on Tuesday, July 3. They will be accompanied by Cheap Trick, who are best known for their song, “I Want You to Want Me.” Tickets ($35.50 to $155.50) go on sale Saturday, March 31, at 10 AM through Live Nation.
The Midwest Rock-n-Roll Express steams into Bristow’s Jiffy Lube Live, Friday, May 18, bringing ’70s rock heavyweights Styx, REO Speedwagon, and Ted Nugent to the stage. Think classics as “Mr. Roboto,” “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” and “Cat Scratch Fever.” Get your tickets ($21 to $71) now through Live Nation.
Grammy-winning rapper, songwriter, and actor Drake comes to the Verizon Center on Friday, May 25. As part of the Club Paradise Tour, he will be performing with hip-hop artists J. Cole, Waka Flocka Flame, Meek Mill, 2 Chainz, and French Montana. Tickets ($59.75 to $109.75) go on sale Friday, March 30, at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.
After a 19-year hiatus, post-punk group the Feelies released a studio album, Here Before, in 2011. Their 2012 tour brings them to the 9:30 Club on Friday, September 14. Rolling Stone applauded the band as a “landmark of jangle, guitar-driven avant-pop” whose shimmering, almost evasive guitar sound became a major influence for bands like R.E.M. and Sonic Youth. Tickets ($20) are on sale now through Ticketfly.
Country singer-songwriter Toby Keith plays Jiffy Lube Live on Saturday, July 14. Keith’s 2011 album, Clancy’s Tavern, included his biggest single to date, “Red Solo Cup,” which hit number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100. Tickets ($29 to $89) go on sale Friday, March 30, at 10 AM through Live Nation.