Journey and Def Leppard to co-headline show at Smoothie King Center in August

Two legendary rock groups are promising fans their co-headlining effort will be the tour of the year  –  and they are coming to New Orleans.

Journey and Def Leppard are co-headlining a massive North America stadium and arena concert tour to kick off on May 21. The 58-city tour will make its stop in New Orleans at the Smoothie King Center on August 27.

“These co-headlining Journey/Def Leppard dates will be epic classic rock shows. So many hits. It will be great to see you all, friends!” Journey guitarist Neal Schon said.

The shows will feature complete sets and an all-new production from both bands, and an arsenal of their hits such as “Pour Some Sugar on Me,” “Lights,” “Photograph,” “Don’t Stop Believin’,” “Rock of Ages” and “Faithfully.” Tickets go on sale beginning Saturday, February 3, at

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