AC/DC Announce World Tour

2008-09-12 by Kevin | 12 Comments
In support of its forthcoming studio album, AC/DC will launch its Black Ice World Tour on Oct. 28 at the Wachovia Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. The 24-date North American leg of the arena jaunt is scheduled to wrap Dec. 18 at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C.

The worldwide trek follows closely behind the Oct. 20 release of "Black Ice," which will be sold exclusively in Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores as well as ACDC.com. AC/DC's first new single in eight years, "Rock'n'Roll Train," rockets 15-5 this week on Billboard's Mainstream Rock chart.

Tickets for the North American dates will go on sale during the weekend of Sept. 20 via Ticketmaster and ACDC.com. Specific on-sale dates and ticket prices have not yet been announced.

Following the North American run, AC/DC will visit South American, Europe and Asia, with dates to be announced. The Black Ice World Tour will be AC/DC's first outing since 2001.

North American Tour Dates:

Oct. 28: Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (Wachovia Arena)

Oct. 30: Chicago (Allstate Arena)

Nov. 3: Indianapolis (Conseco Fieldhouse)

Nov. 5: Auburn Hills, Mich. (Palace of Auburn Hills)

Nov. 7: Toronto (Rogers Centre)

Nov. 9: Boston (TD Banknorth Garden)

Nov. 12-13: New York (Madison Square Garden)

Nov. 15: Washington, D.C. (Verizon Center)

Nov. 17: Philadelphia (Wachovia Center)

Nov. 19: East Rutherford, N.J. (IZOD Center)

Nov. 21: Columbus, Ohio (Schottenstein Center)

Nov. 23: Minneapolis (Xcel Energy Center)

Nov. 25: Denver (Pepsi Center)

Nov. 28: Vancouver (General Motors Place)

Nov. 29: Seattle (KeyArena)

Nov. 30: Tacoma, Wash. (Tacoma Dome)

Dec. 2: Oakland, Calif. (Oracle Arena)

Dec. 6: Los Angeles (The Forum)

Dec. 10: Phoenix (US Airways Center)

Dec. 12: San Antonio (AT&T Center)

Dec. 14: Houston (Toyota Center)

Dec. 16: Atlanta (Philips Arena)

Dec. 18: Charlotte, N.C. (Time Warner Cable Arena)

Source: www.billboard.com

Tagged: ACxDC

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marksellsuswallets
September 12th 2008
4848 Comments


Aren't that at the age where they get tired by 9 o' clock yet?

The Sludge
September 12th 2008
2169 Comments


Woo! More Angus Young having seizures on stage!

Erratic
September 12th 2008
1120 Comments


I can't believe they're actually coming to Indianapolis.

Geedrummer
September 12th 2008
607 Comments


sonic, how did yo rate this "album" 1

TheStarclassicTreatment
September 12th 2008
2910 Comments


A World Tour of America huh?

marksellsuswallets
September 12th 2008
4848 Comments


Following the North American run, AC/DC will visit South American, Europe and Asia, with dates to be announced. The Black Ice World Tour will be AC/DC's first outing since 2001.

Reading is fun!
Haha just kidding I almost said that too...

Bfhurricane
September 12th 2008
6211 Comments


2 shows within an hour of me, I really hope I can get out for one. Damn weekend passes.

rasputin
September 13th 2008
14877 Comments


wouldn't it be funny if they were flying somewhere for the tour and then their plane crashed and we didn't have to listen them ever again? RASPUTIN

TNY
September 13th 2008
571 Comments


Needs more Chicago.

Altmer
September 13th 2008
5700 Comments


needs more

WE PLAY THE SAME SONG ON STAGE EVERY NIGHT

south_of_heaven 11
September 13th 2008
5487 Comments


I'd go to the show in Indianapolis but I've got practice till 9 on Mondays :/

Bfhurricane
September 13th 2008
6211 Comments


What sonictheplumber said. Foos-ball's the devul.
I've blown swim practice a few times for concerts like Clapton and Children of Bodom. Now that I'm in college I can't really do that anymore though...



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