Nickelback Extends 2012 North American Tour

LOS ANGELES, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Nickelback, known around the world for its powerful and spectacular live performances, has announced the extension of their spring/summer North American tour with nine newly announced shows. Nickelback will stop in 49 cities—including the just-added shows in Hershey, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Saratoga Springs, Darien Center, Charlotte, Virginia Beach and Raleigh—where the band will draw from their seven-album arsenal to perform a show of hits and chart-topping singles.  Special guest Bush will join Nickelback for the full tour, including the new dates, with additional support to be announced soon.  Tickets for the recently announced shows go on sale in select markets on March 16th and 17th at and

Fan Club members will be able to purchase tickets beginning on March 9th. Fan Club details can be found at  Citi® cardmembers will also have access to presale tickets beginning Monday, March 12th at 10:00 am local time through Citi’s Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details, visit

Nickelback was recently nominated for four Juno Awards in their native Canada, including Group of the Year, Album of the Year for Here And Now, Single of the Year for “When We Stand Together” and the Juno Fan Choice Award.  The band will perform on CTV’s broadcast of THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS on Sunday, April 1st.

Nickelback has achieved a prestigious place in music history, having sold nearly 45 million worldwide.  Since their 2001 breakthrough hit song “How You Remind Me,” Nickelback has sent more than 20 singles rocketing onto various Billboard charts. In 2009, Billboard named Nickelback “Top Group of the Decade.”  Their now-classic album All the Right Reasons insured Nickelback an indelible place in rock history: it spent a staggering 112 consecutive weeks in the Top 30 of the Billboard Top 200, was certified eight-times platinum in the U.S. with more than 11 million copies sold worldwide, and topped the charts in four countries. All the Right Reasons spun off seven multi-format singles and made Nickelback the first band in Nielsen BDS history to send five singles onto the CHR charts.

VIP Packages for the tour will also be available through VIP Nation, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information please visit:





July 14, 2012            

Hershey, PA                  

Hersheypark Stadium

On Sale 3/17

July 18, 2012            

Cleveland, OH               

Blossom Music Center

On Sale 3/17

July 20, 2012            

Cincinnati, OH              

Riverbend Music Center

On Sale 3/17

July 21, 2012            

Indianapolis, IN            

Klipsch Music Center

On Sale 3/17

July 24, 2012            

Saratoga Springs, NY   

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

On Sale 3/17

July 25, 2012            

Darien Center, NY         

Darien Lake Performing Arts Center

On Sale 3/17

July 27, 2012            

Charlotte, NC                

Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre 

On Sale 3/16

July 28, 2012            

Virginia Beach, VA       

Farm Bureau Live

On Sale 3/17

July 30, 2012            

Raleigh, NC                  

Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion

On Sale 3/16



April 10, 2012             

Moline, IL                                   

i wireless Center           

April 12, 2012            

Grand Rapids, MI           

Van Andel Arena                  

April 14, 2012            

Detroit, MI                     

Joe Louis Arena                   

April 15, 2012            

Columbus, OH               

Schottenstein Center              

April 19, 2012            

New York, NY                

Madison Square Garden       

April 21, 2012            

Montreal, PQ                 

Bell Centre                           

April 22, 2012            

Toronto, ON                  

Air Canada Centre                

April 24, 2012            

Philadelphia, PA            

Wells Fargo Center              

April 25, 2012            

Pittsburgh, PA               

Consol Energy Center          

April 27, 2012            

Hartford, Ct                   

XL Center                            

April 28, 2012            

Worcester, MA               

DCU Center                         

April 30, 2012            

Washington, DC            

Verizon Center                     

May 2, 2012              

Atlanta, GA                    

Philips Arena                       

May 4, 2012              

Orlando, FL                   

Amway Center                     

May 5, 2012              

Ft. Lauderdale, FL          

Bank Atlantic Center             

May 15, 2012            

Edmonton, AB               

Rexall Place                        

May 16, 2012            

Calgary, AB                   

Scotiabank Saddledome      

May 18, 2012            

Saskatoon, SK              

Credit Union Centre              

May 20, 2012            

Fargo, ND                     


May 22, 2012            

Omaha, NE                    

CenturyLink Center Omaha    

May 23, 2012            

Minneapolis, MN            

Target Center                       

May 25, 2012            

Milwaukee, WI                

Bradley Center                     

May 26, 2012            

Louisville, KY                

KFC Yum! Center                 

May 29, 2012            

St. Louis, MO                

Scottrade Center                  

May 30, 2012            

Chicago, IL                    

Allstate Arena                      

June 1, 2012             

Dallas, TX                     

American Airlines Center       

June 2, 2012             

Houston, TX                  

Toyota Center                      

June 5, 2012             

Kansas City, MO            

Sprint Center                       

June 7, 2012             

Tulsa, OK                      

BOK Center                         

June 8, 2012             

Wichita, KS                   

Intrust Bank Arena                

June 10, 2012            

Denver, CO                   

Pepsi Center                        

June 12, 2012            

Salt Lake City UT           

Energy Solutions Arena        

June 15, 2012            

Los Angeles, CA            

Staples Center

June 16, 2012            

Las Vegas, NV              

MGM Grand Garden Arena   

June 18, 2012            

San Jose, CA                

HP Pavilion                         

June 20, 2012            

Nampa, ID                     

Idaho Center                        

June 21, 2012            

Portland, OR                 

Rose Garden                       

June 23, 2012            

Tacoma, WA                  

Tacoma Dome                     

June 24, 2012            

Spokane, WA                

Spokane Arena                    

June 26, 2012            

Vancouver, BC              

Rogers Arena                      

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