40 years after ‘Hot August Night,’ Neil Diamond returns to the Greek

Forty years after Neil Diamond wowed fans at with 10 sold-out nights at Los Angeles’ Greek Theater, the “Hot August Night” crooner is back for more.

Neil Diamond

Neil Diamond is hitting the road in August. Publicity photo courtesy neildiamond.com.

Diamond has scheduled 10 concert dates in California, Arizona and Las Vegas between Aug. 11 and Sept. 1. The dates coincide with the release of the 40th anniversary remastered edition of Diamond’s “Hot August Night,” which was recorded in concert  Aug. 24, 1972, at the Greek Theater.

“This is gonna be special. I promised that before I came back to this theater that we would do things for you that you would not forget for a while and that’s what we’re about tonight,” Diamond said in 1972.

Tour dates, cities and venues are:

Aug. 11, Los Angeles, Greek Theater
Aug. 14, Chula Vista, Calif., Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
Aug. 16, Los Angeles, Greek Theater
Aug. 18, Los Angeles, Greek Theater
Aug. 21, Anaheim, Calif., Anaheim Honda Center
Aug. 23, Los Angeles, Greek Theater
Aug. 25, Los Angeles, Greek Theater
Aug. 27, Sacramento, Calif., Power Balance Pavilion
Aug. 29, Phoenix, US Airways Center
Sept. 1, Las Vegas, MGM Grand Garden Arena.

For more information or to get tickets, visit www.neildiamond.com

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