Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ 2014 North American tour kicks off in San Diego, Calif. on Aug. 3 and includes a stop at Hartford’s XL Center on Saturday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m., according to a press release.
The band will also release “Hypnotic Eye,” its first studio album in four years, on July 29. This summer Petty and Co. will appear as headliners at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival and at the Lockn’ Festival in Arrington, Virginia. They’ll be at Fenway Park in Boston on Labor Day Weekend. Steve Winwood joins them on tour as the opening act.
Tickets ($37-$134.50) for the Hartford show go on sale starting on Saturday, June 7 at 10 a.m. through xlcenter.com or by calling 877-522-8499. Tickets purchased online will include an mp3 download of the new album.
Here’s the tour announcement video: