U2 360 Degree Tour Confirms Rescheduled North American Tour Dates

Jul 13, 2010, 10:00 ET from Live Nation

LOS ANGELES, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Live Nation Entertainment announced today that the U2 360 degree tour dates in the US, which were recently postponed due to Bono's emergency back surgery, have all been rescheduled for Spring/Summer 2011 with all tickets being valid at the rescheduled performances.

The 2010 European tour, which has not been affected, begins as scheduled on August 6th in Turin.

U2's manager Paul McGuinness thanked fans for their ongoing support, "We're delighted the dates are rescheduled and in all the same venues we originally planned to play. It hasn't been easy to accomplish this and I'd like to thank the managers of the many venues and sports teams across North America and Live Nation Global Touring for their help and cooperation in making this complex new plan possible. Above all we want to thank the U2 fans for bearing with us. They're the best and the band wants to get back to where they belong, surrounded by their audience."

The U2 360 degree Tour is produced by Live Nation Global Touring and sponsored in 2010 by BlackBerry.

The North American Tour rescheduled dates, are confirmed as follows:

May 21

Denver, CO

Invesco Field

(formerly June 12/10)

May 24

Salt Lake City, UT

Rice Eccles Stadium

(formerly June 3/10)

June 01

Edmonton, AB

Commonwealth Stadium

(formerly June 23/10)

June 04

Seattle, WA

Qwest Field

(formerly June 20/10)

June 07

Oakland, CA

McAfee Coliseum

(formerly June 16/10)

June 17

Anaheim, CA

Angels Stadium

(formerly June 6/10)

June 18

Anaheim, CA

Angels Stadium

(formerly June 7/10)

June 26

East Lansing, MI

Spartan Stadium at MSU

(formerly June 30/10)

June 29

Miami, FL

*Sun Life Stadium

(formerly July 9/10)

*(previously Dolphin Stadium)

July 05

Chicago, IL

Soldier Field

(formerly July 6/10)

July 08

Montreal, QC


(formerly July 16/10)

July 09

Montreal, QC


(formerly July 17/10)

July 11

Toronto, ON

Rogers Centre

(formerly July 3/10)

July 14

Philadelphia, PA

Lincoln Financial Field

(formerly July 12/10)

July 20

East Rutherford, NJ

New Meadowlands Stadium

(formerly July 19/10)

July 23

Minneapolis, MN

TCF Bank Stadium

(formerly June 27/10)

Tickets for the previously scheduled performances will be honored at the door. Tickets for the rescheduled performances will be available at www.livenation.com and all usual outlets.  Refunds if required available at point of purchase.

Additional dates and cities to be confirmed.

For complete tour and ticket information, fan club memberships, merchandise and more, visit: www.U2.com

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