Video Games Live Announces New Tour Dates Dylan Duarte June 27, 2013 Press Release Video Games Live continues to put out great music and remind the world that videogame soundtracks are absolute treasures. They’ve just announced over thirty more tour dates spanning several countries, including the United States, Mexico, China, Brazil, and more. They also promise “big surprises,” which should be exciting for anyone going to any of the shows. A few highlights of the tour include the first ever videogame concert in Orange County, CA, a free show in San Diego thanks to Amazon.com and Ubisoft that will play during the San Diego Comic Con, two Blizzard Entertainment shows in Shanghai and Beijing, and a massive Latin America tour. These dates kick off this very week and go until May of next year, so be sure to check out their tour dates to see when they’re playing near you. I’ve listed the full press release below, but be sure to head to the Video Games Live website for ticket information. [hide-this-part morelink=”Full Press Release”] VIDEO GAMES LIVE ANNOUNCES 30+ MORE SHOWS AROUND THE WORLD! COUNTRIES INCLUDE CHILE, CHINA, BRAZIL, DUBAI, PERU, MEXICO, ARGENTINA AND THE UNITED STATES BLAZING SUMMER TOUR INCLUDES INCREDIBLE SHOWS, BIG SUPRISES AND SOME OF THE GREATEST VENUES AND SYMPHONIES IN THE WORLD! VIDEO GAMES LIVE KICKSTARTER FOR NEXT BIG PROJECT STARTING NEXT WEEK! LOS ANGELES, CA June 27, 2013 Continuing its spearheading 11 year history of spreading the art and culture of video games and their music around the world, Video Games Live is proud to announce 30+ more tour dates kicking off this week in Omaha, Nebraska. Some of the highlights of the ongoing groundbreaking 11 year tour include The 7th returning performance (and ALL NEW SHOW) at Jones Hall with the amazing Houston Symphony celebrating its 100th year! The 4th returning performance (and ALL NEW SHOW) with the United States National Symphony Orchestra at the 7,500 seat outdoor Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park in Vienna, VA. The first ever video game concert in Orange County, CA including 2 World Premieres with Blizzard Entertainment and the Pacific Symphony (orchestra used to record Diablo III) taking place at the 18,000 seat Verizon Irvine Amphitheatre. A FREE SHOW in San Diego sponsored by Amazon.com and UbiSoft during the San Diego Comic Con. 7 World Premieres and 15 very special game composer guests from around the world to perform. 2 shows with the San Francisco Symphony at Davies Hall. The San Francisco Symphony is one of the most highly respected and talented orchestras in the world having won worldwide awards including 11 Grammys (and they performed and recorded with Metallica!) 2 incredible Blizzard Entertainment shows in Shanghai and Beijing taking place in the biggest indoor stadiums in China (over 20,000+ per arena). Sponsored by the biggest computer and technology company in Asia (Lenovo), these special shows will include 7 Blizzard World Premieres. Massive Latin America tour including return dates in Mexico, Chile and (for the 8th year in-a-row) multiple cities in Brazil. First ever video game concert in Peru and first time Video Games Live show in Argentina. An ALL NEW SHOW for the return to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates with the UAE National Symphony at the Dubai World Trade Center. All information and ticket links for each show can be viewed on the TOUR DATES page at www.videogameslive.com. Ultimate Gamer V.I.P. Backstage Experience Packages available HERE (www.videogameslive.com/index.php?s=vip). Additional 2013 FALL/WINTER and SPRING 2014 Dates will be added monthly. Video Games Live will be launching an extensive Kickstarter campaign in the first week in July for its next BIG PROJECT to include game music, game composers, game developers and video game fans from around the world. An extremely unique campaign has been created by the video game music community starting at $5 and includes a wide assortment of tiers that will offer such variety as exclusive game music, signed composer sheet music, hang out sessions with game composers from around the world, personalized tours inside the worlds most popular game studios and developers, helping to create new segments for Video Games Live and even goes up to levels as high as bringing Video Games Live to your own backyard or community! More details to be released soon. June 29, 2013 Omaha/Ralston, NE Ralston Arena July 5, 2013 Houston, TX Jones Hall July 11, 2013 Chattanooga, TN Memorial Auditorium July 13, 2013 Vienna, VA Wolf Trap/Filene Center July 14, 2013 Allentown, PA Miller Symphony Hall July 17, 2013 Irvine, CA Irvine Amphitheatre July 20, 2013 San Diego, CA San Diego Civic Theatre July 25, 2013 San Francisco, CA Davies Symphony Hall July 26, 2013 San Francisco, CA Davies Symphony Hall July 27, 2013 Shanghai, China Mercedes-Benz Arena August 3, 2013 Beijing, China MasterCard Center September 25, 2013 Mexico City, Mexico Auditorio Blackberry September 27, 2013 Lima, Peru TBA September 28, 2013 Santiago, Chile Teatro Caupolicn September 29, 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina Estadio Malvinas October Brazil (various cities) TBA November 8, 2013 Schenectady, NY Proctors Theatre November 10, 2013 Ridgefield, CT Ridgefield Playhouse November 15, 2013 Dubai, UAE Dubai World Trade Center March 8, 2014 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre April 24, 2014 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre April 26, 2014 Spokane, WA FOX Theatre May 17, 2014 West Palm Beach, FL Kravis Center [/hide-this-part] Share This With The World!