The first few dates of Coldplay’s North American tour have been rescheduled due to production delays. “We’re very sorry, but we promise you a show worthy of your patience and understanding when we start in mid-July,” the group said in a statement. Tickets already purchased for these shows will be honored on the new dates; refunds are available at point of purchase.
Coldplay will now launch their Live Nation produced Viva La Vida North American tour with two sold-out shows at The Forum in Los Angeles, CA on July 14-15. Fans snapped up an impressive 30,000 tickets in under 45 minutes time when tickets went on sale on June 7.
Tickets for the tour are scheduled to go on sale this weekend in San Jose, CA; Chicago, IL; Montreal, QUE; Toronto, ONT; and Boston. MA.
To celebrate the Viva La Vida tour and their upcoming album of the same name scheduled for release June 17, the band will play free concerts in London, ENG on June 16 at the Brixton Academy and in New York, NY on June 23 at Madison Square Garden. Tickets for these shows have already been given away via a contest.
Coldplay’s Viva La Vida North American tour itinerary:
|July 14-15||Los Angeles, CA||The Forum|
|July 18||San Jose, CA||HP Pavilion|
|July 19||Las Vegas, NV||MGM Grand Garden Arena|
|July 23||Chicago, IL||United Center|
|July 25||Philadelphia, PA||Wachovia Center|
|July 27||Pemberton, BC||Pemberton Festival|
|July 29||Montreal, QC||Bell Centre|
|July 30||Toronto, ON||Air Canada Centre|
|August 2||Hartford, CT||XL Center|
|August 3||Washington, DC||Verizon Center|
|August 4||Boston, MA TD||Banknorth Garden|
|October 20||Ottawa, ON||Scotiabank Place|
|October 21||Cleveland, OH||Quicken Loans Arena|
|October 26||East Rutherford, NJ||Izod Center|
|November 3||Detroit, MI||The Palace of Auburn Hills|
|November 7||Orlando, FL||Amway Arena|
|November 9||Sunrise, FL||BankAtlantic Center|
|November 11||Atlanta, GA||Philips Arena|
|November 13||Kansas City, MO||Sprint Center|
|November 14||St. Paul, MN||Xcel Energy Center|
|November 16||Oklahoma City, OK||Ford Center|
|November 18||Houston, TX||Toyota Center|
|November 19||Dallas, TX||American Airlines Center|
|November 21||Denver, CO||Pepsi Center Arena|
|November 22||Salt Lake City, UT||Energy Solutions Arena|
|November 26||Phoenix, AZ||Jobing.com Arena|
Last Updated on June 11, 2008 by By Bob Grossweiner & Jane Cohen