U2 Announce Additional ‘Joshua Tree’ Tour Dates
With its Joshua Tree Toru 2017 playing to rave reviews in North America, U2 has added a dozen shows — seven in the U.S., one in Mexico and four in South America — to the itinerary.
The run starts Sept. 3 in Detroit and includes shows in Buffalo, Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Kansas City, St. Louis and San Diego before heading to Mexico City on Oct. 3 and wrapping Oct. 19 in Sao Palo, Brazil.
Tickets for the U.S. dates to on sale June 12, with the others between June 14-16. More details are available at U2.com.
U2 next plays Wednesday (June 7) at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh and is also playing the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Friday (June 9) in Tennessee. The current North American run wraps June 1 in Cleveland, with European dates starting July 8 in Twickenham, England.
The full list of new shows includes:
3-September Detroit, MI Ford Field On sale June 12
5-September Buffalo, NY New Era Field On sale June 12
8-September Minneapolis, MN US Bank Stadium On sale June 12
10-September Indianapolis, IN Lucas Oil Stadium On sale June 12
12-September Kansas City, MO Arrowhead Stadium On sale June 12
16-September St. Louis, MO The Dome At America’s Center On sale June 12
22-September San Diego, CA Qualcomm Stadium On sale June 12
3-October Mexico City, Mexico Foro Sol On sale June 14
7-October Bogota, Colombia, Estadio El Campin On sale June 15
10-October Buenos Aires, Argentina La Plata On sale June 15
14-October Santiago, Chile Estadio Nacional On sale June 15
19-October Sao Paulo, Brazil Morumbi Stadium On sale June 16
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