Roger Waters The Wall Smashes Attendance Records In South America

LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Roger Waters’ extraordinary production of The Wall has smashed attendance records in South America with a record breaking 15 open-air stadiums shows in Chile, Brazil and Argentina, playing to over 750,000 fans.  This is the largest number of stadium shows ever played in South America by an international artist on one tour. The South American leg included a record breaking 9 sold out shows in Buenos Aires, River Plate Stadium, exceeding the previous record of 5 nights, held by the Rolling Stones (see link below to photos of The Wall in River Plate Stadium). 

The Wall, an aural and visual masterpiece, has so far played 150 shows for a gross of US $218M in 27 countries. Due to overwhelming popular demand, The Wall returns to North America in 2012 kicking off this weekend, April 27 and 28th, at the Foro Sol stadium in Mexico for a historic run of 41 performances at stadiums and arenas.  The U.S. and Canadian leg begins on May 1st at the Toyota Center in Houston, TX with dates through July 14th at the Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, PA, including 2 nights at New York‘s prestigious Yankee Stadium and 1 once-in-a-lifetime night at the world-famous Los Angeles Coliseum, for a total of 9 stadium shows.   Tickets are available now at and

The Pollstar Music Industry Awards, as voted by the music industry, has honored Roger Waters and The Wall Live with two of the highest accolades – the coveted “Major Tour of the Year” and “Most Creative Stage Production” of 2010.  The Wall also won the “Most Creative Stage Production” for a second consecutive year in 2011.

“The best arena show ever.  Period.” New York Post

“The Wall Live is flawless. Everyone should see it once before they die.” Philadelphia Inquirer

For press shots of The Wall stadium show at River Plate Stadium, Buenos Aires, please visit:






Roger Waters The Wall – North American Tour Itinerary:

April 27

Mexico City, MX

Foro Sol

April 28

Mexico City, MX

Foro Sol

May 1

Houston, TX

Toyota Center                            

May 3

Austin, TX

Frank Erwin Center                     

May 5

Tulsa, OK

BOK Center                               

May 7

Denver, CO

Pepsi Center                              

May 11

San Francisco, CA

AT&T Park                                 

May 13

San Diego, CA

Valley View Casino Center          

May 15

Phoenix, AZ

US Airways Center                     

May 19

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Coliseum                                       

May 22

Portland, OR

Rose Garden                             

May 24

Seattle, WA

Key Arena                                 

May 26

Vancouver, BC

BC Place                                   

May 28

Edmonton, AB

Rexall Place                              

May 31

Winnipeg, MB

MTS Centre                               

June 1

Winnipeg, MB

MTS Centre                   

June 3

St Paul, MN

Xcel Energy Center                    

June 5

Detroit, MI

Joe Louis Arena                         

June 6

Grand Rapids, MI

Van Andel Arena                        

June 8

Chicago, IL

Wrigley Field                             

June 10

Louisville, KY

KFC Yum! Center                       

June 11

Indianapolis, IN

Conseco Fieldhouse                  

June 13

Atlanta, GA

Philips Arena                             

June 15

Ft Lauderdale, FL

BankAtlantic Center        

June 16

Orlando, FL

Amway Center                           

June 19

Nashville, TN

Bridgestone Arena                     

June 21

Buffalo, NY

First Niagara Center                   

June 23

Toronto, ON

Rogers Centre                           

June 25

Ottawa, ON

Scotiabank Place                       

June 26

Montreal, QC

Bell Centre                                 

June 28

Albany, NY

Times Union Center                    

June 29

Hartford, CT

XL Center                                  

July 1

Boston, MA

Fenway Park                                          

July 3

Pittsburgh, PA

Consol Energy Center                

July 6

New York, NY

Yankee Stadium

July 7

New York, NY

Yankee Stadium             

July 9

Raleigh, NC

RBC Center                               

July 10

Charlotte, NC

Time Warner Cable Arena           

July 12

Washington DC

Verizon Center                           

July 14

Philadelphia, PA

Citizens Bank Park                     

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