Howard Jones, Men Without Hats and More Join 80s Retro Summer Tour

In the 80s the synth-pop scene was booming and with it came some awesome artists and totally catchy hits. Now, the summer of 2017 is looking brighter than ever as Howard Jones, Men Without Hats, The English Beat, Modern English, Paul Young and Katrina of Katrina and The Waves are joining forces for the Retro Futura 80s summer tour.

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“The tour opens July 18 in Los Angeles with the first of four California shows, then heads to the south, midwest and East Coast before wrapping up Aug. 19 in Charles, Mo,” according to SlicingUpEyeballs.

“Young will miss five of the concerts, at which he’ll be replaced by Lwin.”

Yes, that is Annabella Lwin of Bow Wow Wow. Meanwhile, fans can expect Jones to bring out some of his timeless tracks such as, “What Is Love,” “Things Can Only Get Better” and more. You can check out the tour dates for the Retro Futura summer tour below, courtesy of SlicingUpEyeballs.

Retro Futura 80s Summer Tour Featuring Howard Jones and More

July 18: Greek Theater, Los Angeles, CA
July 19: Orange County Fair, Costa Mesa, CA
July 20: Open Air Theater, San Diego, CA
July 21: Mountain Winery, Saratoga, CA
July 22: Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, Las Vegas, NV
July 24: Bellco Theater, Denver, CO
July 26: TBA
July 28: Chastain Park, Atlanta, GA *
July 29: Metro Credit Union Amphitheater, Charlotte, NC *
July 30: Pier Six, Baltimore, MD *
Aug. 1: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, MI
Aug. 2: The Lawn, Indianapolis, IN
Aug. 3: Wisconsin State Fair, West Allis, WI
Aug. 4: Meadowbrook, Detroit, MI
Aug. 5: Hard Rock Live, Northfield, OH
Aug. 6: The Fraze Pavilion, Kettering, OH
Aug. 9: State Theatre, New Brunswick, NJ
Aug. 10: Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, RI
Aug. 11: Borgata Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
Aug. 12: Oakdale, Wallingford, CT
Aug. 13: Times Union Center, Albany, NY
Aug. 14: Lynn Auditorium, Lynn, MA
Aug. 17: State Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Aug. 18: Star Plaza Theater, Merrillville, IN *
Aug. 19: Family Arena, St. Charles, MO *

* Paul Young not appearing, replaced by Bow Wow Wow’s Annabella Lwin

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  1. Are there any Canadian stops on this tour, ToroToronto.Ottawa on. Ca,

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