The "Monterey Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary Tour" kicks off on January 8 and features Benny Green, Derrick Hodge, James Moody, Kendrick Scott, Nnenna Freelon and Terence Blanchard. Cities include Buffalo, Berkeley, Tucson, Albuquerque, Detroit and Indianapolis.
Chris Cornell does a quick jaunt through Mexico in December; DJ Logic adds shows in CO, CA and LA and The Magic Numbers schedule Euro shows for December.
Kenny Loggins adds some casino dates for this year and a San Rafael, CA, date for '08; Beatallica slots December shows in Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, France and Switzerland and Catie Curtis adds gigs in North Carolina and Alabama for January.
Siouxsie Sioux will play New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego in February; Gordon Lightfoot's touring plans now include Chattanooga, Atlanta and Birmingham for February and Gallows will be hanging out in Albuquerque, Tempe, Anaheim, West Hollywood and San Francisco come Janaury.
We also updated the schedules for Jonathan Byrd, Jeff & Vida, Ivan Neville, Eartha Kitt, Kelly Richey, North Mississippi Allstars and Dame Edna.
But we are far from wrapping things up here at the Tour Date Research Center and Fermentation Emporium. Be sure to catch our daily wrap up - The Closing Bell - coming up around 5 PM (PST) from Pollstar.com!