PHOENIX — The Doobie Brothers announced their 50th Anniversary Tour on Tuesday -- and, yes, there is a scheduled stop in Phoenix.
The tour, which will feature Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons, and John McFee together for the first time in nearly 25 years, is scheduled to stop at Phoenix's Ak-Chin Pavilion on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, part of its 30-city tour.
Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons & John McFee will be back on tour together for the first time in nearly 25 years. General onsale starts Dec 6 at 10am. A limited number of LaneOne Premium Packages will also be available. Visit https://t.co/UiwrEVYE6q for full details pic.twitter.com/dcXmIVRqwY— The Doobie Brothers (@TheDoobieBros) November 19, 2019
Tickets are set to go on sale on Friday, Dec. 6 at 10 a.m. via LiveNation.com.
“We're truly excited about our 50th Anniversary Tour, as it's a celebration of the band’s entire history. We'll be performing songs from our full catalog, as well as new music,” Johnston said in a statement.
Fans should expect to hear several of the band's hits, including "Listen to the Music," "Takin' It To The Streets," and "Long Train Running."
The band is also nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class. Other nominees include Pat Benatar, Dave Matthews Band, Depeche Mode, Whitney Houston, Judas Priest, Kraftwerk, MC5, Motörhead, Nine Inch Nails, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Todd Rundgren, Soundgarden, T. Rex, and Thin Lizzy.