Kid Rock snares Rev. Run for tour


NEW YORK -- After debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with "Rock'N'Roll Jesus" in the fall, Kid Rock is taking the show on the road. The Rock and Roll Revival tour will kick off Jan. 25 in Evansville, Ind., and will feature special guest Rev. Run of Run-D.M.C. throughout.

The stint continues to the end of March and will include other guests along the way. Tickets go on sale Saturday. According to his Web site, Kid Rock also is scheduled for a pair of casino performances in the Northeast early next month.

Rock also will appear on the "Larry the Cable Guy Christmas Spectacular," set to premiere Wednesday on VH1.

Since its debut in October, "Rock'N'Roll Jesus" has moved 476,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Here are Kid Rock's tour dates:

Jan. 25: Evansville, Ind. (Roberts Stadium)
Jan. 26: Bloomington, Ill. (US Cellular Coliseum)
Jan. 29: Dayton, Ohio (Hara Arena)
Jan. 30: Milwaukee, Wis. (Eagles Ballroom)
Feb. 1: Grand Rapids, Mich. (Van Andel Arena)
Feb. 5: Saginaw, Mich. (Dow Events Center)
Feb. 6: Niagara, N.Y. (Seneca Casino)
Feb. 9: Detroit (TBD)
Feb. 14: Huntington, W.V. (Big Sandy's)
Feb. 16: St. Louis (Scottrade Center)
Feb. 17: Kansas City, Mo. (Sprint Center)
Feb. 19: Bossier City, La. (Century Tel Arena)
Feb. 20: Tupelo, Miss. (Bancorp Center)
Feb. 22: Raleigh, N.C. (RBC Center)
Feb. 23: N. Charleston, S.C. (N. Charleston Coliseum)
Feb. 26: Lafayette, La. (Cajun Dome)
Feb. 27: Biloxi, Miss. (MS Coast Coliseum)
Feb. 29: Nashville (Sommet Center)
March 1: Greenville, S.C. (Bi-Lo Center)
March 7: Knoxville, Tenn. (Thompson Boling Arena)
March 8: Savannah, Ga. (Savannah Civic Center)
March 11: Atlanta (Gwinnett Center)
March 12: Columbus (Colonial Center)
March 14: Bristol, Tenn. (Viking Hall)
March 15: Louisville, Ky. (Freedom Hall)
March 18: Roanoke, Va. (Roanoke Civic Center)
March 19: Reading, Pa. (Sovereign Center)
March 22: Toledo, Ohio (Seagate Center)