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Zucchero US and Canada tour Sept 9 through Oct 2

A reminder that Zucchero’s world tour hits North America on September 9th in Atlantic City, NJ and goes across the US and Canada through October 2nd. For those in the Chicago and Detroit areas, visit our Facebook page and leave a comment in the last Zucchero post for a chance to win tickets to the shows in those cities.

Sep 9 – Atlantic City, NJ
Sep 10 – New York City
Sep 11 – Foxwoods Casino, CT
Sep 13 – Washington, DC (sold out)
Sep 14 – Washington, DC
Sep 16 – Boston
Sep 17 – Montreal
Sep 18 – Niagara Falls, ON
Sep 20 – Detroit
Sep 21 – Chicago
Sep 24 – Seattle
Sep 25 – Vancouver
Sep 27 – Portland
Sep 29 – San Francisco
Sep 30 – Los Angeles
Oct 1 – San Diego
Oct 2 – Tucson

Sting and Zucchero – Senza una Donna
Zucchero and Andrea Bocelli – Miserere

Bocelli was discovered by Zucchero during an audition for the featured part in “Miserere,” recorded by Luciano Pavarotti.

“Fiore di Maggio,” cover of Fabio Concato classic
Queen & Zucchero – We Are The Champions 

Zucchero D.O.C. World Tour COMING to north america

The “Father of Italian Blues” returns to the US and Canada with a typical busy lineup of dates beginning April 17 in the Los Angeles area and performing almost daily until May 8th in Miami.

17 April – Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA
18 April – The Magnolia PAC, El Cajon, CA
19 April – Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, San Francisco, CA
21 April – Revolution Hall, Portland, OR
22 April – Neptune Theatre, Seattle, WA
23 April – Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, AMS Student Nest, Vancouver, BC
25 April – Beacon Theater, New York City
26 April – FallsView Casino Resort, Niagara Falls (Canada)
27 April – L’Olympia, Montreal, QC
29 April – Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL
1 May – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City, NJ
2 May – Berklee Performance Center, Boston, MA
3 May – Foxwoods Casino – Fox Theatre, Mashantucket, CT
5 May – The Howard Theatre, Washington DC
7 May – Tampa Theatre, Tampa, FL
8 May – Olympia Theater, Miami, FL

The legendary singer-songwriter has sold 60 million albums worldwide and begins his latest world tour this spring to support his latest album D.O.C. He is entering his 50th year in the music business and during that time, he has collaborated with music greats such as Miles Davis, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Bono, Sting, Luciano Pavarotti, Queen, and Andrea Bocelli, who he discovered performing in a piano bar. Here’s an interesting, fun interview with Zucchero from NPR, done during his last tour in the States:

Promotional Codes

As a special offer, discount codes are available for the Los Angeles and San Diego shows:

Use “IIDC” for Los Angeles area tickets and “Italian” for San Diego for 15% off. 2016: Max Gazzè and Negrita

Coming to the US and Canada this October for Hit Week Italy‘s annual North American festival is Max Gazzè and Negrita.  This will be Gazzè’s concert debut in the Americas while Negrita was part of HitWeek festivities in 2010 and 2012.

Max Gazzè
Oct 8 – Toronto
Oct 12 – NYC: Highline Ballroom
Oct 14 – Miami: North Beach Bandshell
Oct 16 – LA: Whisky a Go Go

Oct 24 – LA: Whisky a Go Go

Max Gazzè - La Vita Com'è

Negrita - Il Gioco