Carly Rae kicks off her Canadian tour this summer in Vancouver; tickets on sale tomorrow

Hometown heroine Carly Rae Jepsen kicks off Canadian tour dates in support of her new album in Vancouver Aug. 28 and 29. Markus & Koala photo.

Hometown (by way of Mission BC) heroine Carly Rae Jepsen kicks off her Canadian tour in Vancouver with shows at the Commodore Ballroom Aug. 28 & 29.

The pop singer behind the multiplatinum smash “Call Me Maybe” is touring behind her latest album, Dedicated. Tickets to the shows go on sale to the general public Friday, May 30.

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Carly Rae kicks off her Canadian tour this summer in Vancouver; tickets on sale tomorrow

Justin Bieber performs with Carly Rae Jepsen in Vancouver, October 10

Photo credit: Carol Campos A | Flickr

Canada’s most valuable natural resource is coming to Vancouver.

Justin Bieber is swinging into town on Oct. 10 to launch the Canadian leg of his Believe world tour.  He’ll take the stage at 7 p.m. at Rogers Arena.  And his opening act is none other than Mission’s own Carly Rae Jepsen, the local pop diva behind Call Me Maybe.

Back when concert dates were announced in the spring, Beliebers were shocked to discover that Vancouver had initially been left off the tour (hard to believe, considering that Saskatoon made the cut).  After a tempest in the Twitterverse, however, Bieber’s organizers found a way to squeeze in a Vancouver concert.

The Justin who takes the stage this Wednesday will be a far cry from the Justin who thrilled tweens at Rogers Arena nearly two years ago.  Continue reading:
Justin Bieber performs with Carly Rae Jepsen in Vancouver, October 10