Coldplay Announce Head Full of Dreams U.S. Stadium Tour
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:06:52
Coldplay will be touring the United States this summer, and have scheduled seven shows across the country. Each performance will take place at a major sporting venues, with dates currently booked at New York's MetLife Stadium, Chicago's Soldier Field, and Los Angeles' Rose Bowl, in addition to stadiums in the Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dallas, and Boston markets. This will be the seventh concert tour for Coldplay, and the first since 2014's Ghost Stories Tour. Special pre-sale ickets will go on sale Friday, January 29, and general public ticket sales will start on February 5th, both via Ticketmaster.
The U.S. concert series will begin in New York on July 16th and end at San Francisco's Levi's Stadium on September 3rd. Chris Martin stated, "'A Head Full Of Dreams' was written as a record to be performed live. We are beyond excited to play these shows across the U.S."
The band is beginning the A Head Full of Dreams Tour with a leg in Latin America. The first show is set for March 31st in La Plata, Argentina and the final concert will be in Mexico City, Mexico on April 17th. From there, Coldplay will head to Europe for 20 shows, beginning with a concert in Nice, France, on May 24th and ending in Copenhagen, Denmark on July 6th.
Coldplay released its newest album, A Head Full of Dreams, in December. The album reached number 2 on both U.S. and U.K. charts. The band released the album's second promotional single, "Birds," on January 3rd, along with a music video shot with only a Super 8mm camera, directed by Marcus Haney.
Watch the music video for "Hymn For The Weekend" from Coldplay:
Watch the music video for "Birds" from Coldplay:
—The ARTISTdirect Staff
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