Anthony Gomes leaves his native Canada for shows in the USA this summer. This morning the bluesman updates with shows in Tennessee, Florida, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Nevada. Gigs include Nashville on June 20 at Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar; June 26 in Cocoa Beach at The Beach Shack; July 18 in Auburn Hills (Michigan) at Callahan’s; August 30 in Milwaukee at House Of Harley and September 19 in Des Moines at Blues On Grand. Mr. Gomes also adds Mississauga, Ontario, for September 7 at the Southside Shuffle Street Festival site.

Agent Orange adds the U.K. to their plan for world domination. New dates are for September and include September 2in Exeter, September 3 in Glasgow and September 6 in London.

The Kooks tour Australia come August. Today’s update includes stops in Melbourne (August 26), Sydney (August 28) and Brisbane (August 30).

Kasey Chambers and her husband, Shane Nicholson, add more Australian dates – August 13 (Adelaide), August 14 (Melbourne), August 15 (Canberra), August 16 (Sydney) and August 17 (Brisbane).

During the first 90 minutes of biz we also updated the schedules for State Radio, Roomful Of Blues, Wayne Toups, Vampire Weekend, The Raveonettes, Patty Griffin, Melody Unwinding, Mission Of Burma, Larry Keel And Natural Bridge, Kamelot, Kevin Fowler, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Indigo Girls and Jah Roots.

But we’re just getting started! Heck, we’d do this all weekend if it wasn’t for our corporate overlords insisting we wash and wax their SUVs and RVs every Saturday and Sunday. Don’t miss the next crop of fresh concert data coming up in your Midday Update, scheduled for around 12 noon (PDT), from!