Paul Weller To Rock September

Paul Weller has lined up a short string of September dates in between his Riot Fest appearances in and .  Look for The Jam founder to swing through Cleveland, Detroit, Minneapolis and Cincinnati.

Photo: Paul Morigi / Invision / AP
9:30 Club, Washington, D.C.

Weller’s next release will be a greatest hits package.  Titled More Modern Classics, the 21-song collection will include tracks taken from albums issued during the last 15 years of his solo career.  Included are “That Dangerous Age,” “22 Dreams” and “From The Floorboards Up” as well as “Brand New Toy,” which was released for this year’s Record Store Day.

Weller begins his North American trek at Toronto’s edition of Riot Fest and concludes the brief journey at Riot Fest Chicago.  Here’s the run:

Sept. 6 – Toronto, Ontario, Downsview Park (Riot Fest)
Sept. 7 – Cleveland, Ohio, House Of Blues
Sept. 8 – Detroit, Mich., St. Andrews Hall
Sept. 10 – Minneapolis, Minn., Varsity Theater
Sept. 12 – Cincinnati, Ohio, Bogart’s
Sept. 13 – Chicago, Ill., Humboldt Park (Riot Fest)

Presales for Cleveland, Detroit, Minneapolis and Cincinnati are going on now with general onsales launching May 16.  Head over to for more info, suggestions and advice.