Rolling Stones gathering no Moss as new tour announced

The Rolling Stones Announce 15-City Stadium North American Tour

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The Rolling Stones have announced that they will kick off their new 15-city North American stadium, ZIP CODE tour, in San Diego on May 24 at Petco Park. The tour will make stops in Columbus, Minneapolis, Dallas, Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Raleigh, Indianapolis, Detroit and Buffalo before wrapping in Quebec on July 15 at Le Festival D’Été de Québec.

Tickets for these dates will go on sale Monday, April 13. For ticketing information visit rollingstones.com/tickets/.

American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public, beginning Wednesday, April 8.

“We are excited to be back in North America playing stadiums this summer!  We are looking forward to being back on stage and playing your favorite songs.” – Mick Jagger

We love being out on the road and it is great to come back to North America!  I can’t wait to get back on the stage!” – Keith Richards

The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE tour will see Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood head back out on the road after their critically-acclaimed 14 ON FIRE tour in Asia, Europe, Australia and New Zealand in 2014. The iconic band will treat their generations of fans to special one night only shows, with a set packed full of classic Stones hits such as ‘Gimme Shelter’, ‘Paint It Black’, ‘Jumpin’ Jack Flash’, ‘Tumbling Dice’ and ‘It’s Only Rock ‘N’ Roll’, as well as special gems from their extraordinary catalogue.

The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE tour will be the first time the rock legends have played North American stadiums since 2005-2007’s A Bigger Bang Tour.  They opted for arena venues for their “50 & Counting” tour in 2012 and 2013.

The band interrupted last year’s “14 On Fire” and rescheduled all their Australia and New Zealand dates after fashion designer L’Wren Scott, Jagger’s companion since 2001, took her own life. The tour concluded Nov. 22, 2014 at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.

The stage design for the stadium shows includes a stage that extends deep into the audience allowing the Stones to interact directly with their fans. Known for their ground-breaking sets and use of cutting-edge technology, the Stones’ set design will feature video screens and special effects that will enhance the high-octane experience of attending a live Stones’ show.

AEG Live’s Concerts West is the promoter of The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE tour.

The tour will also coincide with the Rolling Stones re-release of Sticky Fingers on May 26 in North America, and May 25 in the rest of the world, by Universal Music. Sticky Fingers, one of the most revered albums from the Rolling Stones, is set to enthrall a new generation of fans in 2015. The 1971 classic features timeless tracks such as ‘Brown Sugar,’ ‘Wild Horses,’ ‘Bitch’ and ‘Dead Flowers’. Sticky Fingers 2015, with its iconic zip cover, will be unveiled in a variety of formats. The deluxe editions include a generous selection of previously unreleased Stones studio outtakes from the Sticky Fingers sessions and stunning live performances from that time. These sought after tracks have never been available until this release.

Recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama and Olympic Studios in London, and produced by regular confidant Jimmy Miller, Sticky Fingers was released just before the Stones became tax exiles in the south of France, leaving Britain after a sensational farewell tour. It also featured some of the most ground breaking design in rock history, with its famous working zip on the front cover and artwork by Andy Warhol.

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THE ROLLING STONES – ZIP CODE TOUR

May 24, 2015              San Diego, CA               Petco Park

May 30, 2015              Columbus, OH              Ohio Stadium

June 3, 2015                Minneapolis, MN         TCF Bank Stadium

June 6, 2015                Dallas, TX                      AT&T Stadium

June 9, 2015                Atlanta, GA                    Bobby Dodd Stadium

June 12, 2015              Orlando, FL                    Orlando Citrus Bowl

June 17, 2015              Nashville, TN                  LP Field

June 20, 2015             Pittsburgh, PA                Heinz Field

June 23, 2015              Milwaukee, WI              Summerfest / Marcus Amphitheater

June 27, 2015              Kansas City, MO            Arrowhead Stadium

July 1, 2015                  Raleigh, NC                     Carter-Finley Stadium

July 4, 2015                  Indianapolis, IN            Indianapolis Motor Speedway

July 8, 2015                  Detroit, MI                     Comerica Park

July 11, 2015                 Buffalo, NY                     Ralph Wilson Stadium

July 15, 2015                 Quebec, QC                    Le Festival D’Été de Québec*

*wristbands will go on sale at 12pm local on Saturday, April 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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