Nickelback Extends 2012 North American Tour
Multi-Platinum Band to Perform 49 Shows in Arenas and Amphitheaters Throughout Spring & Summer with Special Guest Bush
Nickelback, known around the world for its powerful and spectacular live performances, has announced the extension of their spring/summer North American tour with nine newly announced shows. Nickelback will stop in 49 cities—including the just-added shows in Hershey, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Saratoga Springs, Darien Center, Charlotte, Virginia Beach and Raleigh—where the band will draw from their seven-album arsenal to perform a show of hits and chart-topping singles. Special guest Bush will join Nickelback for the full tour, including the new dates, with additional support to be announced soon. Tickets for the recently announced shows go on sale in select markets on March 16th and 17th at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.
Fan Club members will be able to purchase tickets beginning on March 9th. Fan Club details can be found at Nickelback.com. Citi® cardmembers will also have access to presale tickets beginning Monday, March 12th at 10:00 am local time through Citi's Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Nickelback was recently nominated for four Juno Awards in their native Canada, including Group of the Year, Album of the Year for Here And Now, Single of the Year for "When We Stand Together" and the Juno Fan Choice Award. The band will perform on CTV's broadcast of THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS on Sunday, April 1st.
Nickelback has achieved a prestigious place in music history, having sold nearly 45 million worldwide. Since their 2001 breakthrough hit song "How You Remind Me," Nickelback has sent more than 20 singles rocketing onto various Billboard charts. In 2009, Billboard named Nickelback "Top Group of the Decade." Their now-classic album All the Right Reasons insured Nickelback an indelible place in rock history: it spent a staggering 112 consecutive weeks in the Top 30 of the Billboard Top 200, was certified eight-times platinum in the U.S. with more than 11 million copies sold worldwide, and topped the charts in four countries. All the Right Reasons spun off seven multi-format singles and made Nickelback the first band in Nielsen BDS history to send five singles onto the CHR charts.
VIP Packages for the tour will also be available through VIP Nation, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information please visit: www.VIPNation.com.
NEWLY ANNOUNCED NICKELBACK DATES WITH SPECIAL GUESTS BUSH:
July 14, 2012 Hershey, PA Hersheypark Stadium On Sale 3/17
July 18, 2012 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center On Sale 3/17
July 20, 2012 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center On Sale 3/17
July 21, 2012 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center On Sale 3/17
July 24, 2012 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts CenterOn Sale 3/17
July 25, 2012 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts CenterOn Sale 3/17
July 27, 2012 Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre On Sale 3/16
July 28, 2012 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live On Sale 3/17
July 30, 2012 Raleigh, NC Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion On Sale 3/16