“Triumphant homecoming for rising star” – The Ottawa Citizen, January, 1985 Concert Review
“This was the concert everybody wanted, this was the concert everybody got” – Vancouver Province, September 1985
“For four nights last week, the crowds came out of Wembley Arena tired, thrilled and won over by the legend and the kid from North Vancouver” – Special to The Province, March 1985
Live Nation Canada is delighted to announce that iconic multi-platinum recording-artist Bryan Adams, will be plugging in once again and hitting the road with his full band in January to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the multi-million selling album, Reckless.
Adams will be performing a set that will honour not only the 30th Anniversary of Reckless – a deluxe version of which will be released on November 24th featuring exclusive expanded bonus material – but also his endless catalogue of rock classics. Originally released in 1984, Reckless produced a record 6 huge hits – “Run to You”, “Kids Wanna Rock”, “Somebody”, “Summer of ’69”, “One Night Love Affair” and “It’s Only Love” a duet with the incomparable Tina Turner. Reckless also gave Bryan his first U.S. #1 on Billboard with “Heaven” as well as a Diamond Award for over a million copies sold in Canada. The album was the turning point in Adams’ career, resulting in his hugely successful World Wide in ’85 Tour.
Tickets for the Reckless 30th Anniversary Tour will go on-sale Monday, September 22 at 10am local time for all markets except Montreal and are available from www.livenation.com. Tickets for the Montreal performance will go on sale Saturday, September 20 at Noon. Each online ticket transaction will also receive a copy of Adams’ first studio album in more than six years, Tracks Of My Years, a diverse collection of time honoured classics from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s.
Releasing September 30th, 2014 in Canada, Tracks Of My Years is co-produced by Adams, David Foster and Bob Rock, and includes ten cover songs featuring a wide range of influential musical styles, from Chuck Berry’s “Rock & Roll Music,” Ray Charles’ “I Can’t Stop Loving You” to the Beatles’ “Any Time At All.” The collection also includes a brand new track, “She Knows Me” co-written with his long-time writing partner Jim Vallance. The Adams/Vallance partnership was responsible for many of Adams’ classic hits.
As Canada’s best known ambassador, Bryan Adams has spent the last three decades making music history. He has sold upward of 65 million records, toured six continents and achieved #1 status in over 40 countries around the world. He has been awarded the Order of Canada, has been inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and has a Star on Canada’s Walk of Fame. Adams has been nominated for, and won several Academy Awards, Golden Globes and Grammy’s, has a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and has been inducted into Wembley’s Square of Fame.
January 14, 2015 at 08:00:00 PM
EVERY ONLINE ORDER FOR THIS TOUR INCLUDES A CD OF BRYAN’S FORTHCOMING ALBUM TRACKS OF MY YEARS, SCHEDULED FOR RELEASE ON SEPTEMBER 30th