Nickelback is currently on a 32 city tour, selling out arenas across the country. The Nashville Scene said of the kickoff show on February 25th, “…nobody puts on a better show than Nickelback does. You can believe that.”
Nickelback tickets for the summer tour go on sale beginning March 13th. Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning March 10th at 10am Local Time through Citi’s Private Pass(R) Program. For complete presale details visit: www.citiprivatepass.com. Nickelback fanclub members will be able to purchase tickets starting on March 9th. Tickets and tour information are available at www.livenation.com, with additional dates to be announced soon.
The latest single from the band’s 2008 platinum release Dark Horse, “If Today Was Your Last Day” will be impacting on March 24th at all formats. The brazen rocker “Something In Your Mouth” is currently the #1 rock song in the country.
Nickelback are a phenomenally successful touring band whose tours have grossed in excess of $100 million thus far and have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. Dark Horse is Nickelback’s first release since the immensely popular All The Right Reasons, released in 2005.
The Newly Announced Summer Dates are as follows: July 10 Darien Lake, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center* July 11 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Pavilion* July 14 Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion July 15 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater July 17 Hershey, PA Hershey Park Stadium & Star Pavilion* July 18 Pittsburgh, PA Post-Gazette Pavilion July 21 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center July 22 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center* July 24 Boston, MA Comcast Center July 25 Hartford, CT Meadows Music Theater July 28 Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Virginia Beach Amphitheater* July 29 Bristow, VA Nissan Pavilion July 31 Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Charlotte Aug 01 Raleigh, NC Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek Aug 12 Clarkson, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre Aug 14 Cuyahoga Falls, OH Blossom Music Center Aug 15 Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center Indianapolis Aug 17 Birmingham, AL Verizon Wireless Music Center Birmingham Aug 19 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center Aug 21 Tinley Park, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre Aug 22 Maryland Heights, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis Aug 25 Englewood, CO Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre Aug 26 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre Aug 28 Ridgefield, WA Amphitheater at Clark County Aug 29 George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre Aug 31 Marysville, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre Sept 01 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View Sept 03 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Sept 05 San Diego, CA Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre Sept 09 Albuquerque, NM Journal Pavilion * Support TBA. These Nickelback Tour Dates are currently on sale: Thu/Mar-05 Worcester, MA DCU Center Fri/Mar-06 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center Sun/Mar-08 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena Mon/Mar-09 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center Wed/Mar-11 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena Thu/Mar-12 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena Sat/Mar-14 Milwaukee, WI Bradley Center Sun/Mar-15 Moline, IL iwireless Center Tue/Mar-17 Omaha, NE Qwest Center Wed/Mar-18 Des Moines, IA Wells Fargo Arena at the Iowa Events Center Wed/Apr-01 Edmonton, AL Rexall Centre Thu/Apr-02 Calgary, AL Pengrowth Saddledome Sat/Apr-04 Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Centre Sun/Apr-05 Winnipeg, MT MTS Centre Tue/Apr-07 Minneapolis, MN Target Center Wed/Apr-08 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center Fri/Apr-10 Tulsa, OK BOK Center Sat/Apr-11 Dallas, TX Superpages.com Center Mon/Apr-13 Bossier City, LA CenturyTel Ctr Tue/Apr-14 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center Thu/Apr-16 Houston, TX Toyota Center Fri/Apr-17 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena Sun/Apr-19 Little Rock, AR Alltel Arena Wed/Apr-22 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Thu/Apr-23 Atlanta, GA Lakewood Amphitheatre Sat/Apr-25 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre Sun/Apr-26 Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre About Live Nation:
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Initially founded in the Netherlands in 1980, Roadrunner Records has earned its place as one of the most prominent international independent record labels. The Roadrunner catalog boasts early releases from such seminal artists as Type O Negative, Sepultura and King Diamond. More recently, the label has experienced unprecedented success with multi-platinum artists Nickelback and Slipknot, gold-certified Stone Sour and Killswitch Engage, as well as modern heavy hitters Theory of a Deadman, Dream Theater, and Megadeth. Though primarily known as a hard rock label, Roadrunner’s roster also includes diverse acts such as The Dresden Dolls and newcomers Black Stone Cherry, Madina Lake, Airbourne and The Wombats. Still headquartered in the Netherlands, Roadrunner occupies offices in New York, now the A&R hub for the label, as well as the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, France, Japan and Australia. For more information about Roadrunner, visit: www.roadrunnerrecords.com
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