Rick Astley’s U.S. tour includes stop in Clearwater
Make all the jokes you want about Rickrolling and that he’ll never give you up or let you down: Rick Astley was a pop music god in the ‘80s. So when we heard he was planning a U.S. tour to promote his new album 50, all we could do is hope he wouldn't let Florida down with his travel plans.
It turns out that Rick’s tour, which starts Jan. 21 in Las Vegas, will have two Florida stops: the obligatory Miami pitstop but also a Feb. 6 gig at Clearwater’s Capitol Theatre.
Astley had a ton of success in the ‘80s, eventually landing five singles in the Top 10, including Never Gonna Give You Up, Together Forever, It Would Take a Strong Strong Man and She Wants to Dance with Me.
Tickets for the Clearwater show go on sale Friday, Dec. 2 at 10 a.m. Tickets are $59, $45 and $35 will be available at the Ruth Eckerd Hall Ticket Office located at 1111 McMullen Booth Road in Clearwater or by calling 727.791.7400. Fans can also purchase tickets at www.AtTheCap.com.
RICK ASTLEY 2017 U.S. TOUR DATES:
Jan. 21 – Las Vegas, Nev., Pearl Concert Theater
Jan. 22 – Tempe, Ariz., The Marquee
Jan. 24 – Riverside, Calif., Fox Performing Arts Center
Jan. 25 – San Diego, Calif., House Of Blues
Jan. 27 – Napa, Calif., Uptown Theatre Napa
Jan. 28 – San Jose, Calif., SAP Center At San Jose (iHeart80s Party)
Jan. 31 – Houston, Texas, Warehouse Live
Feb. 1 – Dallas, Texas, House Of Blues
Feb. 6 – Clearwater, Fla., Capitol Theatre
Feb. 7 – Miami, Fla., The Adrienne Arsht Center For The Performing Arts Of Miami-Dade County
Feb. 09 – Atlanta, Ga., Center Stage Theater
Feb. 11 – Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory
Feb. 12 – Richmond, Va., The National
Feb. 14 – Washington, DC, 9:30 Club
Feb. 17 – New York, N.Y., Webster Hall
Feb. 18 – Boston, Mass., House Of Blues Boston