Pat Benetar & Neil Giraldo Announce Summer Concert Tour- Tickets On Sale Now
Duo Will Also Open For P!nk On Select Dates
Multi-platinum, chart-topping GRAMMY® Award winning duo Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo will begin their highly anticipated North American FUNTASTIC TOUR on July 22 in Northfield, OH. The 24-date headlining tour will see the Rock & Roll Hall of Fameinductees making stops across New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Detroit, St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Vancouver, Tempe, Las Vegas, San Diego and more. Pat and Neil are also scheduled to join P!NK on select dates for her Summer Carnival Stadium Tour, starting in July. For tickets and more information, got to: www.benatargiraldo.com/tour.
The tour follows exciting news confirming their involvement in Dolly Parton’s upcoming rock album, ROCKSTAR. Set for release in November 17, Benatar & Giraldo joined the fellow legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee for a cover of their classic ‘Heartbreaker. Dolly shared: “I am very honored and privileged to have worked with some of the greatest iconic singers and musicians of all time, and to be able to sing all the iconic songs throughout the album was a joy beyond measure.”
Earlier this year, Benatar & Giraldo made an appearance at the 2023 iHeartRadio Music Awards, honoring 2023’s Icon Award Recipient, P!NK, with a special cover of one of her earliest hits, “Just Like A Pill” from her 2001 album Missundaztood. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers were also joined by Kelly Clarkson in honoring P!NK. Watch the full performance HERE.
This past spring, they joined an all-star lineup of rock, blues and soul music legends including James Taylor, John Mayer Trio, Sheryl Crow, Mavis Staples, St. Vincent, Rufus Wainwright, Jim James, Stephen Marley, Gary Clark Jr., Allison Russell, The War and Treaty, Bernie Williams to celebrate the seventh annual LoveRocks NYC benefit concert for God’s Love We Deliver in New York City.
In other news, Three Chord Bourbon, created by Neil Giraldo in 2017, continues to expand the award winning whiskey brand’s commitment to supporting musicians. For more information, please visit www.ThreeChordBourbon.com.
2022 proved to be an eventful year for Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo who were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, joining a long list of fellow ground-breaking global icons. Watch a clip of their rousing performance from the night HERE. The duo also celebrated the WORLD PREMIERE presentation of their critically acclaimed INVINCIBLE – THE MUSICAL at The Wallis in Los Angeles. INVINCIBLE – The Musical weaves Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo’s legendary catalog and inspired new songs throughout a reimagining of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Set in the modern, war-torn metropolis of Verona where the newly elected Chancellor Paris vows to destroy the progressive resistance and return the city to its traditional roots. The star-crossed lovers’ story, exploring how love and equality battle for survival in times of great transformation, envisions peace in a divided world. The pair performed the musical version of ‘Heartbreaker’ with leading cast members Khamary Rose and Kay Sibal on CBS’ The Late Late Show with James Corden.
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES
07/22 – Northfield, OH – MGM Northfield Park^
07/23 – Farmingville, NY – Catholic Health Amphitheater at Bald Hill^
07/25 – Morristown, NJ – Mayo Performing Arts Center^
07/26 – Shippensburg, PA – Shippensburg University – Luhrs Performing Arts Center^
07/28 – Wilkes Barre, PA – Mohegan Pennsylvania^
07/29 – Englewood, NJ – Bergen Performing Arts Center^
07/31/23 – Boston, MA – Fenway Park*
08/01/23 – Boston, MA – Fenway Park*
08/04 – Canandaigua, NY – Constella/on Brands – Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center^
08/05 – Sunbury, PA – Spyglass Ridge Winery^
08/07/23 – Washington DC – Nationals Park*
08/10/23 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Field*
08/12/23 – Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field*
08/14/23 – Milwaukee, WI – American Family Field*
08/15 – Peoria, IL – Peoria Civic Center^
08/17 – Sterling Heights, MI – Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill^
08/19 – Battle Creek, MI – Firekeepers Casino Hotel^
08/20 – Terre Haute, IN – The Mill^
08/22 – Fort Wayne, IN – Foellinger Theatre^
08/23 – St. Louis, MO – Stifel Theatre^
08/26 – Grand Prairie, TX – Texas Trust CU Theatre at Grand Prairie^
08/28 – Salt Lake City, UT – Red Butte Garden^
08/30 – Ridgefield, WA – Ilani Casino^
08/31 – Vancouver, BC – PNE Amphitheatre^
09/03 – Pueblo, CO – Colorado State Fairgrounds – Southwest Motors Events Center^
09/27 – Tempe, AZ – Mullett Arena^
09/29 – Las Vegas, NV – The Pearl Concert Theater^
09/30 – Rancho Mirage, CA – Agua Caliente Casino^
10/02 – Saratoga, CA – Mountain Winery^
10/04 – San Diego, CA – The Rady Shell^
10/05 – Los Angeles, CA – SoFi Stadium*
11/08 – Cancún, MX – The Sands Rocks^
* with P!NK
About Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
In a pop culture world defined by its perpetual changes, the partnership of singer songwriter Pat Benatar and producer-musician Neil Giraldo has been a potent, steadfast union that has soared to the top of the charts and into fans’ hearts on their own terms. Her staggering vocals and take-no-prisoners attitude, along with his trailblazing artistry as a guitarist, producer and songwriter, forged the undeniable chemistry and unique sound that created eternal rock hits including “We Belong,” “Invincible,” “Love Is A Battlefield,” “Promises In The Dark,” “We Live For Love,” “Heartbreaker” and “Hell Is For Children.”
Their stunning achievements are a testament to their vision. Together, Benatar and Giraldo have created two multi-platinum, five platinum and three gold albums, as well as 19 Top 40 hits. They have sold over 36 million records worldwide and have won an unprecedented four consecutive GRAMMY® awards. They have also been feted with three American Music Awards, a People’s Choice Award, a 2008 induction into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame, and most recently have become Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees.