Cleveland, one of 25 new dates, is in the Quicken Loans Arena on Nov. 10. Tickets go on sale Aug. 22. Complete announcement after the jump.
Here's the word:
Bruce Springsteen & The Legendary E Street Band have added 25 new US concert dates to their 2009 'Workin' On a Dream' tour. Springsteen has now sold over 1.5 million concert tickets in 2009 alone, with the new dates expected to push that number over the two million mark.
Springsteen's European tour has sparked raves; here's what we've read from the European press:
- Daily Star, UK
"Springsteen proves he's still got what it takes with a monster set that brings Glastonbury's thousands to their feet."
- The Independent, UK
"Springsteen had us from the start...he went as he came: doing exactly the right thing."
- Evening Standard, UK
"The world' - VG, Norway
"Springsteen is a volcano. He bursts with an untamable force, three hours of songs that glow like lava."
- Bild Germany
"Springsteen and the E-Street Band staged a musical earthquake tonight."
- Sueddeutsche Zeitung Germany
"No one can do what Bruce does - he raises the atmosphere to a brand new level."
- Ilta-Sanomat, Finland
"Thirty songs in and Springsteen, The E Street Band and the audience are all utterly and completely satisfied."
- Salon Seudun Sanomat, Finland
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE LEGENDARY E STREET BAND 2009 US TOUR DATES
19-Aug Hartford, CT Comcast Theater On Sale Now
22-Aug Mansfield, MA Comcast Center On Sale Now
23-Aug Mansfield, MA Comcast Center On Sale Now
25-Aug Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center On Sale Now
10-Sep Nashville, TN Sommett Center 25-Jul
12-Sep Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre 24-Jul
13-Sep Ft. Lauderdale, FL Bank Atlantic Center 24-Jul
16-Sep Greenville, SC Bi-Lo Center 31-Jul
20-Sep Chicago, IL United Center 1-Aug
30-Sep East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium Sold out
2-Oct East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium Sold out
3-Oct East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium Sold out
8-Oct East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium On Sale Now
9-Oct East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium Sold out
13-Oct Philadelphia, PA Spectrum 27-Jul
14-Oct Philadelphia, PA Spectrum 27-Jul
25-Oct St. Louis, MO Scottrade Center 8-Aug
26-Oct Kansas City, MO Sprint Center 8-Aug
2-Nov Washington, D.C. Verizon Center TBA
3-Nov Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena 28-Aug
7-Nov New York, NY Madison Square Garden TBA
8-Nov New York, NY Madison Square Garden TBA
10-Nov Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena 22-Aug
13-Nov Auburn Hills, MI Palace At Auburn Hills 22-Aug
15-Nov Milwaukee, WI Bradley Center 1-Aug
On June 27, Springsteen played to 135,000 fans 20 years songs is posted at http://brucespringsteen.net, including a performance of "The River" taken from Glastonbury. Also, check out video of "London Calling," opening the set at London's Hard Rock Calling Festival June 28.
A special European edition of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's 'Greatest Hits' (Columbia Records) has been a smash, rocketing to #3 on the pan-European chart as well as #1 in Sweden, #2 in Ireland, #3 in Denmark, #3 in Norway, #3 in the UK, #4 in Holland, #5 in Finland, and #6 in Spain.
In a recent cover story, Q Magazine called a Springsteen concert "the greatest show on earth." 'Working on a Dream' (Columbia Records) debuted at #1 in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and New Zealand and received exemplary reviews in Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, People, and elsewhere.
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