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    Wed, 02 May 2012 12:39:31

    Roger Waters "The Wall" Smashes Attendance Records in South America - He is hitting the US soon!

    Roger Waters Photos

    • Roger Waters - TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 06: Musician/director Roger Waters (R) and actress Laurie Durning attends the 'Roger Waters The Wall' premiere during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival at The Elgin on September 6, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.
    • Roger Waters - TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 06: Musician/director Roger Waters (R) and actress Laurie Durning attends the 'Roger Waters The Wall' premiere during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival at The Elgin on September 6, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.
    • Roger Waters - TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 06: Musician/director Roger Waters (R) and actress Laurie Durning attends the 'Roger Waters The Wall' premiere during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival at The Elgin on September 6, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.

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    Roger Waters Videos

    • Roger Waters - In the Flesh? (Live) [From Roger Waters The Wall]
    • Roger Waters - Comfortably Numb (Live from Roger Waters The Wall) [audio]

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    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 five nights, held by The Rolling Stones.

    The Wall, an aural and visual masterpiece, has so far played 150 shows for a gross of US $218M in 27 countries.

    Tour Dates:

    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

    Are you going to see The Wall?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    05.02.12



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