Joe Jackson will hit the road once again in 2019. The 5-time Grammy nominee will be celebrating four decades of music with a brand new studio album Fool, which will drop Jan. 18 2019 via Earmusic.
The multi-platinum seller unveiled the big news on Oct. 9 via Twitter and other social media. The massive world tour will take the “Something's Going on Around Here” hitmaker across North America and overseas through Europe in 2019 from early February through late April.
The eclectic singer-songwriter's new show will focus on material five albums from across his storied career with each one representing a decade along with a few surprise additions. Jackson's album selections include: Look Sharp (1979), Night And Day (1982), Laughter and Lust (1991), Rain (2008) and his upcoming effort Fool (2019).
The Four Decade Tour will launch in on Feb. 5 in Knoxville, TN, at Bijou Theatre. The veteran British artist will hit numerous major cities with stops in Atlanta, Chicago and New York before wrapping up the North American leg on March 9 in Phoenix at Orpheum Theatre.
Jackson and band will then head overseas for spring romp through Europe, which kicks off March 16 in Antwerp, Belgium, at De Roma. Major city stops include Berlin, Paris and London before wrapping up April 24 in Dublin at Olympia Theatre.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, Oct. 12 at 10:00 a.m. local time. Fans will receive a digital download of the new album Fool with each online ticket purchased. Grab your tickets now at AXS.
Produced by Jackson along with Pat Dillett, Fool is Jackson's long-awaited follow up to 2015 studio album Fast Forward. It is available for pre-order here and will be available in CD, digital and vinyl formats. Fans can check out a music video for the raucous lead release “Fabulously Absolute” above.
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Joe Jackson 2019 Four Decades Tour schedule:
Feb. 5 - Knoxville, TN - Bijou Theatre
Feb. 7 - Atlanta, GA - Center Stage
Feb. 9 - Washington, DC - Lincoln Theatre
Feb. 10 - Richmond, VA - The National (Tickets)
Feb. 12 - Collingswood, NJ - Scottish Rite Auditorium
Feb. 13 - Boston, MA - Shubert Theatre
Feb. 15 - New York, NY - Town Hall
Feb. 16 - New York, NY - Town Hall
Feb. 18 - Toronto, ON - Danforth Music Hall
Feb. 21 - Chicago, IL -Thalia Hall
Feb. 22 - Chicago, IL -Thalia Hall
Feb. 24 - Denver, CO - Paramount Theatre (Tickets)
Feb. 27 - Portland, OR - Aladdin Theater
Feb. 28 - Seattle, WA - Neptune Theatre
March 2 - San Franciso, CA - The Masonic
March 3 - Sacramento, CA - Crest Theatre
March 6 - San Diego, CA - Balboa Theatre
March 8 - Los Angeles, CA - Orpheum Theatre
March 9 - Phoenix, AZ - Orpheum Theater
March 17 - Groningen, The Netherlands - De Oosterpoort
March 19 - Rome, Italy -Auditorium della Conciliazione
March 21 - Bologna, Italy -T eatro Auditorium Manzoni
March 22 - Milan, Italy - Teatro Dal Verme
March 23 -Torino, Italy - Teatro Colosseo
March 25 - Zurich, Switzerland - Kaufleuten
March 28 - Berlin, Germany - Admiralspalast
March 29 - Hamburg, Germany - Fabrik
March 31 - Stuttgart, Germany - Liederhalle
April 1 - Munich, Germany- Muffathalle
April 3 - Cologne, Germany - Gloria
April 4 - Lille, France -Theatre Sebastopol
April 5 - Strasbourg , France - La Laiterie
April 7 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Paradiso
April 8 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Paradiso
April 10 - Enschede, The Netherlands - Muziekcentrum
April 11 - Nijmegen, The Netherlands - Concertgebouw De Vereeniging
April 14 - Paris, France - Olympia
April 15 - Brussels, Belgium - Ancienne Belgique
April 17 - London, UK - Palladium (Tickets)
April 18 - Birmingham, UK - O2 Birmingham Institute (Tickets)
April 19 - Glasgow, UK - City Halls
April 21 - Manchester, UK - O2 Ritz (Tickets)
April 23 - Cork, Ireland - Cork Opera House
April 24 -Dublin, Ireland - Olympia Theatre