Saturday, November 21, 2015

Coldplay announces first 2016 tour dates

Coldplay have announced the first series of dates for a 2016 world tour in support of their forthcoming album, “A Head Full Of Dreams.”

“We’re excited to announce the Latin American and European legs of next year’s A Head Full Of Dreams Tour,” says the band, “with 20 stadium shows confirmed across 14 countries in Europe and Latin America.”

Dates begin in Buenos Aires, Argentina on March 31 – the first of 7 concerts in the region – while a European run is set to start in Nice, France on May 24.

Tickets for the UK/European shows go on general sale on Friday, November 27 at 9.30am GMT (UK shows) and 10am CET (all others) via Ticketmaster.

Latin American concerts will go on sale starting the first week of December, with ticket dates listed on the band’s website.

Further shows, including the North American leg of the tour, will be announced at a later date.

Due December 4, the band’s 7th album was produced by Norwegian duo Stargate and Rik Simpson and recorded in Malibu, Los Angeles and London.

The set includes guest appearances by Beyonce, Noel Gallagher, Tove Lo and Merry Clayton.

Coldplay are previewing the project with the lead single “Adventure Of A Lifetime.”

2016 world tour

Mar 31 – Estadio Unico de La Plata - Buenos Aires, AR
Apr 03 – Estadio Nacional - Santiago, CL
Apr 05 – Estadio Nacional - Lima, PE
Apr 07 – Allianz Parque - Sao Paulo, BR
Apr 10 – Maracana - Rio de Janeiro, BR
Apr 13 – Estadio El Campin - Bogota, CO
Apr 16 – Foro Sol - Mexico City, MX
May 24 – Stade Charles-Ehrmann - Nice, FR
May 26 – Estadi Olimpic - Barcelona, ES
Jun 01 – Veltins-Arena - Gelsenkirchen, DE
Jun 04 – Etihad Stadium - Manchester, UK
Jun 07 – Hampden Park - Glasgow, UK
Jun 11 – Stadion Letzigrund - Zurich CH
Jun 16 – Wembley Stadium - London, UK
Jun 18 – Wembley Stadium - London, UK
Jun 23 – Amsterdam ArenA - Amsterdam, NL
Jun 29 – Olympiastadion - Berlin, DE
Jul 01 – Volksparkstadion - Hamburg, DE
Jul 03 – Friends Arena - Stockholm, SE
Jul 05 – Telia Parken - Copenhagen, DK

See also:

Coldplay preview Adventure Of A Lifetime video
Coldplay premiere new single Adventure Of A Lifetime
Coldplay release A Sky Full Of Stars video
Coldplay perform on The Tonight Show
Search Coldplay at popmusiclife