Bon Jovi is returning to Foxborough this summer for the first time since 2010 for his new tour "BON JOVI Because We Can - The Tour."
The concert, slated for Saturday, July 20th at Gillette Stadium, will kick-off an action-packed two months of music in Foxborough with Taylor Swift's two shows at Gillette Stadium coming the week after Bon Jovi and Kenny Chesney's annual two-day New England Country Music Festival returning to Gillette Stadium August.
Tickets for the Bon Jovi concert go on sale Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster.
“Rock fans in New England love Bon Jovi and especially love seeing them at Gillette Stadium, where ‘This is Our House’ is the official touchdown song,” said Dan Murphy, Gillette Stadium vice president of business development. “We’re excited to welcome them back in 2013 and see what they have planned for ‘Because We Can.’”
Tickets, starting at $19.50 (plus service charges), can be purchased on Feb. 15 through Ticketmaster charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000, Ticketmaster Express at 866-448-7849 (automated only self-service line) or online at www.Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are subject to applicable service charges and event time and date are subject to change. Visit www.BonJovi.com for up-to-date information.
The new album, WHAT ABOUT NOW, to be released March 12 on Island Record, features the hit single, “Because We Can,” which was the biggest single launch in the iTunes era of the band’s storied career, hitting the iTunes Top 5 in 24 countries and reaching #1 in 12 countries. The “Because We Can” video, directed by actor and acclaimed documentary filmmaker Fisher Stevens can be viewed here.
The album cover for WHAT ABOUT NOW has also unleashed an exciting and unprecedented interactive experience for fans via the free Bon Jovi App. This mobile application is at the heart of WHAT ABOUT NOW and “BON JOVI Because We Can - The Tour”—tying together the latest content with cutting edge Augmented Reality, an image recognition technology for smartphones and tablets that creates an interactive “wow” experience.
Open the Bon Jovi app, click on Augmented Reality and point your phone at the WHAT ABOUT NOW artwork wherever it appears, and see the album artwork come to life in front of your eyes. This is something you have never seen before.