New Rush dates are in! No, we’re not talking about college sorority recruiting drives or radio windbags, no sir. We’re talking Rush! It all starts April 11 in Puerto Rico, and North American cities include Orlando, Houston, Los Angeles, Saint Paul, Vancouver, Chicago, Detroit, Atlantic City and just about every arena and amphitheatre that can hold them. 46 dates in all stretching all the way to July. Is this a great Friday, or what?

We have new March dates for Jonathan Richman! Like Brooklyn on March 4 & 5, Baltimore on March 8 and Omaha on March 15; Just like the band’s namesake in the movies, you never know where A Wilhelm Scream might pop up. New March and April dates include March 26 in Houston, March 29 in Austin and April 15 in Chicago.

Gene Watson updates with new shows for March, April, July, August, October and November; Bassnectar goes to Hawaii at the end of February; Keith Urban adds Australia in March, Nova Scotia in August; Sheryl Crow plays a February two-fer in New York and T.G. Sheppard adds shows for Oklahoma, Kansas, Arkansas, Ohio, Missouri and Kentucky.

During the first 90 minutes of biz we also updated the schedules for The Aquabats, The Coffin Daggers, The Larkins, The Fold, Starship Starring Mickey Thomas, Seven Mary Three, Stacey Kent, The Salvador Santana Band, The Unseen, Time Again, Vic Chesnutt, Vince Neil, Zigtones and Anthony Gomes.

But we’re just scratching the surface! More tour information coming up in your Midday Update, scheduled for around 12 noon (PST), from!