Black Keys bringing tour to Cleveland

CLEVELAND -- Patrick Carney and Dan Auerbach, the Akron duo behind the Black Keys, is bringing their upcoming tour back to Northeast Ohio.

The tour arrives at Quicken Loans Arena on Saturday, Sept. 6 at 8 p.m. with special guest Cage The Elephant.

Tickets start at $35 and go on sale to the public Friday, May 16 at 10 a.m.

The tour supports the Black Keys' new album -- Turn Blue -- which will be released on May 13. Turn Blue, which is the band's eight full-length album, features 11 new tracks, including the hit "Fever."

The Black Keys are slated to make their third appearance on "Saturday Night Live" on May 10.

What does Turn Blue mean? The Black Keys says it could refer to one of the following meanings:

A: Suffocation
B: Sadness
C: Numbness from extreme cold
D: A Cleveland late night TV host from the 1960s named Ghoulardi
E: All of the above

Tickets for the concert be purchased at, 888-894-9424, Quicken Loans Arena box office and all northern Ohio Discount Drug Marts. Pre-sale tickets will be available beginning Tuesday, May 13th at 10 a.m. local time to all fans pre-ordering the album at and to Citi cardmembers in the U.S. through Citi's Private Pass Program (


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