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Shinedown, Godsmack Announce 2018 Summer Tour Dates

Shinedown and Godsmack have given us yet another reason to look forward to this summer!

Both bands will be hitting the road together beginning July 22 in Clarkston, Mich. and wrapping September 2 in Wantagh, N.Y.

This show will be part of Live Nation’s “Ticket To Rock” program where fans can buy bundle tickets for a variety of rock tours this summer.  Other tours included in the “Ticket To Rock” program are Avenged Sevenfold/Prophets of RageFive Finger Death Punch/Breaking Benjamin and Rob Zombie/Marilyn Manson.  Full details can be found at

Shinedown/Godsmack – 2018 Tour Dates

July 22 - Clarkston, Mich. @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
July 27 - Chicago, Ill. @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 28 - Indianapolis, Ind. @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
Aug. 2 - Salt Lake City, Utah @ USANA Amphitheatre
Aug. 4 - Irvine, Calif. @ FivePoint Amphitheatre
Aug. 6 - Albuquerque, N.M. @ Isleta Amphitheater
Aug. 11 - Houston, Texas @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman
Aug. 16 - Dallas, Texas @ Starplex Pavillion
Aug. 19 - Bristow, Va. @ Jiffy Lube Live
Aug. 24 - Hartford, Ct. @ XFINITY Theatre
Aug. 25 - Boston, Mass. @ Xfinity Center
Aug. 26 - Camden, N.J. @ BB&T Pavilion
Aug. 28 - Burgettstown, Pa. @ KeyBank Pavilion
Sept. 1 - Holmdel, N.J. @ PNC Bank Arts Center
Sept. 2 - Wantagh, N.Y. @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger who once did a presentation in a college public speaking course about why The Rolling Stones were better than The Beatles.  (She received an A.)