Publish date:

CCR, Chance the Rapper announce tour stops in Minnesota (not together)

Creedence Clearwater Revisited are saying farewell, while Chance has released his debut album.
Author:

Monday saw a pair of concert announcements for the Xcel Energy Center and Treasure Island Resort and Casino respectively.

The Welch, Minnesota, casino will be hosting a stop for the farewell tour by Creedence Clearwater Revisited, the spinoff band resurrected for touring in the mid-90s by Creedence Clearwater Revival founding members Stu Cook and Doug "Cosmo Clifford."

Known for hit songs such as "Have You Ever Seen The Rain? "Susie Q" and "Proud Mary," they'll play the Island Event Center on October 11.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, Aug. 2, at 10 a.m., costing $47, $57 and $67. You can book tickets via Ticketmaster or at the Island Box Office. The show starts at .8 p.m. and all attendees must be 12+ years of age.

Meanwhile the Xcel Energy Center is preparing to welcome Chance the Rapper, who announced a 35-stop North American tour on Monday.

The Chicago rapper and songwriter will play the Xcel Energy Center on Oct. 29, in support of his debut album "The Big Day."

A press release from the rapper promises "special guests," with Pitchfork noting that he has collaborated with the likes of Nicki Minaj and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon on his first album.

Presale tickets are available now, with general sale tickets becoming available Friday at 10 a.m.

Next Up

Kirk Cousins

There's something different about Kirk Cousins, but what is it?

Cousins's "swag" has fueled a hot start to the season.

Cameron Dantzler

Cameron Dantzler tweets out frustration over playing time

The second-year corner has been benched while Bashaud Breeland continues to struggle.

Pizabay pizza

Chaska Papa Murphy's to temporarily close due to worker shortage

The closure is "due to a lack of employees and applicants across the company," the manager wrote.

Hailey Anderson Cumberland WI police

Authorities find body, vehicle in search for missing WI woman

Hailey Anderson was supposed to be travelling to Hibbing, but never showed up.

KAT, Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns sounds off on Wolves' constant 'instability'

Gersson Rosas' firing was the latest in a string of problem situations the Wolves have been involved with.

Flickr - police lights squad siren - Edward Kimmel

Duluth man arrested after police chase in stolen pickup truck

He was driving a vehicle that had been reported stolen in North Dakota.

pixabay tractor farm

1 killed in crash between car and tractor in western MN

First responders arrived and found the vehicle off the roadway, in a cornfield.

Stallings surveillance footage - screengrab - crop

New video, body cam footage shows police beating prone Jaleel Stallings

Stallings, who was acquitted, said he fired on the unmarked van not knowing officers were inside.

Bloomington Wentworth scene  - 2021-09-27 - J Nelson 2

Body in dumpster leads to police chase with young child in car

A 911 call said they saw someone place a body into a dumpster outside a Bloomington apartment complex.

st. paul tap - crop

SUV driver crashes into bar patio, injuring woman; man hurt in related shooting

Two men were arguing on the patio prior to the incident, witnesses said.

bicycle cyclist bike

Cyclist critically injured in hit-and-run in Plymouth

Police are seeking the public's help in locating the driver who fled.

ambulance, crash

Second person dies after head-on crash in Anoka County

The crash injured three others, including a 4-year-old boy.

Related

Halsey

Halsey announces world tour, with a stop in St. Paul

The singer-songwriter will play the Xcel Energy Center in June.

unnamed

Treasure Island announces Rod Stewart for summer concert series

The legendary singer will play the casino amphitheater in August.

Justin bieber

Justin Bieber announces 2020 tour, with stop in Minneapolis

The pop sensation is touring on the back of his upcoming new album.

Fall Out Boy's North America tour is stopping in St. Paul

The band released a song, announced an album and confirmed a tour all on a Thursday morning.

Fall Out Boy's North America tour is stopping in St. Paul

The band released a song, announced an album and confirmed a tour all on a Thursday morning.

Screen Shot 2019-02-20 at 10.20.41 AM

The Lonely Island announces tour stop in the Twin Cities

The musical comedy trio will play The Armory in Minneapolis this June.

Alice_Cooper_2015

Alice Cooper and special guests announced for Treasure Island

The 'Poison' rocker will play the Welch casino this June.