B Rock Note: REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin Reflects on ‘Hi Infidelity’
REO Speedwagon has a busy summer planned as they prepare to tour with some of rock's finest. First up is a multi-city tour which includes the Swiftel Center in Brookings, South Dakota on March 16, 2018 along with Styx and former Eagle Don Felder.
Then, they'll team up with Chicago on a 24-date joint summer tour. Chicago co-founder and keyboardist Robert Lamm said in the tour's announcement, that the band is pumped to be going toe to toe every night with REO: "It's always a party sharing the stage with (REO) They rock. We rock. The tour rocks!"
In a press release, REO Speedwagon leader Kevin Cronin added: "We love the Chicago guys. We all share that Midwest rock n' roll ethic. We work hard, rock hard & take care of business. So, c’mon out and party with Chicago and REO this summer."
The Midwest swing for Chicago and REO:
- June 20 - Denver, CO - Pepsi Center
- June 23 - St. Louis, MO - Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
- June 24 - Chicago, IL. - Allstate Arena
- June 26 - Rogers, AR. - Walmart AMP
- June 27 - Kansas City, MO - Starlight Theatre
About the wild success of 1980's Hi Infidelity album? Kevin Cronin weighs in on a B Rock Note.