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Travis The Dragon
01-22-2014, 06:04 PM
AC/DC's 40 Years World Tour (initial tour dates):

NORTH AMERICA:

- 6/16/2014: Los Angeles, CA
- 6/18/2014: Los Angeles, CA
- 6/20/2014: TBD, CA
- 6/22/2014: Washington, DC
- 6/24/2014: TBD, FL
- 6/26/2014: Dallas, TX
- 6/27/2014: Toronto, CA

EUROPE:

- 7/01/2014: Oslo, Norway
- 7/03/2014: Stockholm, Sweden
- 7/05/2014: Paris, France
- 7/07/2014: Marseille, France
- 7/09/2014: Antwerp, Belgium
- 8/11/2014: Roterdam, Holland
- 8/14/2014: Madrid, Spain
- 8/16/2014: Barcelona, Spain

LATIN AMERICA:

- 8/23/2014: Mexico City, Mexico
- 8/25/2014: Mexico City, Mexico
- 8/28/2014: San Juan, Puerto Rico

SOUTH AMERICA:

- 10/01/2014: Sao Paulo, Brazil
- 10/03/2014: Sao Paulo, Brazil
- 10/05/2014: Rio Do Janeiro, Brazil
- 10/07/2014: Belo Horizonte, Brazil
- 10/09/2014: Buenos Aires, Argentina
- 10/11/2014: Mendoza, Argentina
- 10/13/2014: Santiago, Chile
- 10/15/2014: Lima, Peru
- 10/17/2014: Asuncion, Paraguay

PACIFIC RIM:

- 11/02/2014: Wellington, New Zealand
- 11/04/2014: Auckland, New Zealand
- 11/06/2014: Melbourne, Australia
- 11/08/2014: Sydney, Australia
- 11/09/2014: Adelaide, Australia

SOURCE (http://hornsuprocks.com/news_view_full.php?id=1190#.UuB3sPbnZkf)

Since those are initial dates, I hope it's safe to assume that isn't it for N.A.

Sanitarium78
01-22-2014, 06:27 PM
If they don't announce a Buffalo show, I may have to think about going to the Toronto one. Prices will be ridiculous, so we'll see. So, they're really playing Dallas one night then Toronto the next? I know if they fly out after the show it's not impossible, but that is some strange tour routing.

Onioner
01-22-2014, 06:33 PM
Think I paid around $80 to see them back in 09. Was definitely an outstanding show. It's the most I ever paid for a concert ticket, but it was also totally worth it. It was also really fricken loud.

Sanitarium78
01-22-2014, 06:40 PM
Think I paid around $80 to see them back in 09. Was definitely an outstanding show. It's the most I ever paid for a concert ticket, but it was also totally worth it. It was also really fricken loud.

I paid $90 on the last tour, but like you said, completely worth it. Maiden and Rush are the only other bands I've paid more to see.

Sanitarium78
01-22-2014, 06:47 PM
I'm starting to have doubts that this is real. The link posted said this news was from January 8th. Why are we just hearing about something this big now? More importantly, why is there nothing on AC/DC's official page? Always check the official page first.

http://www.acdc.com/us/news

Dextrimental
01-22-2014, 06:47 PM
That gap between July and August will almost definitely be a UK run. Hoping they hit Dublin again, would love to see them.

IrritatedTrout
01-22-2014, 06:51 PM
This is fake. :bouville::wallbang:

DC date would have worked out great.

300%_Density
01-22-2014, 07:09 PM
Dammit Fonzy?
Dammit Travis?

Idk what to say?

mankvill
01-22-2014, 07:16 PM
Fake, but:

AC/DC is one of those bands that I'd like to see at least once before they're gone forever, but won't be too sad if I don't get to.

And they'll probably jack ticket prices WAY up.

Other bands like this for me: Kiss, Motley Crue, Poison, Cheap Trick

PVH5150
01-22-2014, 07:27 PM
Didn't even have to scroll down to know it was fake.

Any band in their right mind isn't going to play in Texas one day & Canada the day after. California to DC over 2 days is even a stretch.

detuned
01-22-2014, 07:51 PM
Any band in their right mind isn't going to play in Texas one day & Canada the day after. California to DC over 2 days is even a stretch.
lol

IrritatedTrout
01-22-2014, 07:58 PM
Fake, but:

AC/DC is one of those bands that I'd like to see at least once before they're gone forever, but won't be too sad if I don't get to.

And they'll probably jack ticket prices WAY up.

Mostly the same here.

300%_Density
02-14-2014, 08:56 PM
It's Official: Hitting Studio in May (http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/brian-johnson-says-acdc-will-enter-studio-in-may/)

Johnson confirms it on FL radio. They do plan on doin 40 dates. Just not the fake ones that were posted on 1st page.

I'd kill to see them. But no way this is even within like 5-6 hours of me.

Travis The Dragon
02-15-2014, 01:29 PM
I should have used logic and realized that dates for this bands this big never leak. GOD DAMN ME!

IrritatedTrout
02-15-2014, 03:30 PM
Might be interesting.

Travis The Dragon
02-16-2014, 01:11 PM
I so badly hope it's harder edged sounding like Fly On The Wall, Blow Up Your Video, and Razor's Edge. The last 2 albums bored the living hell out of me.

Sanitarium78
02-16-2014, 02:09 PM
I so badly hope it's harder edged sounding like Fly On The Wall, Blow Up Your Video, and Razor's Edge. The last 2 albums bored the living hell out of me.

I'm not sure how you can like Fly On The Wall and Blow Up Your Video and not like their last two albums? The last two albums are as good as anything you could expect from them.

Travis The Dragon
02-16-2014, 02:33 PM
I'm not sure how you can like Fly On The Wall and Blow Up Your Video and not like their last two albums? The last two albums are as good as anything you could expect from them.

Maybe so, but it's not Queensryche! :lol:

Breaking The Law
02-16-2014, 03:25 PM
I'm not sure how you can like Fly On The Wall and Blow Up Your Video and not like their last two albums? The last two albums are as good as anything you could expect from them.

As a huge AC/DC fan I couldn't agree more. Ballbreaker was a very good album as well.

ravenheart
12-12-2014, 03:03 AM
First dates confirmed:

June
19 - Cologne, Germany - Jahnwiese
28 - Glasgow, Scotland - Hampden Park

July
01 - Dublin, Ireland - Aviva Stadium
04 - London, England - Wembley Stadium

PVH5150
12-12-2014, 05:21 AM
May 5 - Arnhem, NET @ Gelredome
May 8 - Nürnberg, GER @ Zeppelinfeld
May 10 - Dresden, GER @ Rinne Dresden
May 16 - Hockenheim, GER @ Hockenheimring
May 19 - München, GER @ Olympic Stadium
May 23 - Paris, FRA @ France Stadium
May 29 - Barcelona, SPA @ Olympic Stadium
May 31 - Madrid, SPA @ Vicente Calderon Stadium
Jun. 19 - Cologne, GER @ Jahnwiesen
Jun. 21 - Hannover, GER @ Messe
Jun. 25 - Berlin, GER @ Olympic Stadium
Jun 28 – Glasgow, SCO @ Hampden Park
Jul. 1 - Dublin, IRE @ Aviva Stadium
Jul. 4 - London, ENG @ Wembley Stadium
Jul. 9 - Imola, ITA @ International Autodrome
Jul. 12 - Gelsenkirchen, GER @ Veltins Arena
Jul. 15 - Roskilde, DEN @ Roskilde Dyrskueplads
Jul. 17 - Oslo, NOR @ Valle Hovin Stadium
Jul. 19 - Solna, SWE @ Friends Arena
Jul. 22 - Hämeenlinna, FIN @ Kantolan Tapahtumapuisto
Jul. 25 - Warsaw, POL - Narodwy Stadium

ravenheart
12-12-2014, 07:33 AM
More:

May
29 - Barcelona, Spain - Estadi Olimpic Lluis Companys
31 - Madrid, Spain - Estadio Vicente Calderon

July
15 - Roskilde, Denmark - Roskilde Dyrskueplads
17 - Oslo, Norway - Valle Hovin Stadion
19 - Solna, Sweden - Friends Arena
22 - Hämeenlinna, Finland - Kantolan Tapahtumapuisto
25 - Warsaw, Poland - Stadion Narodwy

ravenheart
12-12-2014, 08:36 AM
More:

May
23 - Paris, France - Stade de France

July
09 - Imola, Italy - Autodromo Internazionale

GWAR654
12-12-2014, 11:39 AM
what are the chances this comes to chicago?

DisposableJustice
12-12-2014, 11:57 AM
what are the chances this comes to chicago?

My guess is a NA fall tour and Chicago is very high because it is Chicago...I'm just hoping they consider Denver because I know sometimes tours will hit cites around Colorado but not in

GWAR654
12-12-2014, 02:34 PM
My guess is a NA fall tour and Chicago is very high because it is Chicago...I'm just hoping they consider Denver because I know sometimes tours will hit cites around Colorado but not in

it should hit denver since its a major city. maybe the pepsi center could get it. I want to get tickets for my dad. Its his all time favorite band and it would make his life.

MetalIsArt
12-13-2014, 02:21 AM
No belgian date yet, but it has to be Rock Werchter.

They are for the moment "free" between 25-28/06...

ravenheart
12-13-2014, 03:03 AM
No belgian date yet, but it has to be Rock Werchter.

They are for the moment "free" between 25-28/06...

Maybe, but they seem to be specifically avoiding festivals everywhere else.

PVH5150
12-13-2014, 05:19 AM
I'm glad they're doing Europe in the summer. Unless they come right over in August, this greatly decreases their chances of doing a stadium tour. I love AC/DC, but the show at Gillette in '09 was a fucking horror show for parking. The show ended at 1115. Didn't get out of the parking lot until 130. Didn't get home until 3.

MetalIsArt
12-13-2014, 11:04 AM
Maybe, but they seem to be specifically avoiding festivals everywhere else.

We shall see ye english dude.

ravenheart
12-13-2014, 12:24 PM
We shall see ye english dude.

Well, one thing's for sure, you won't be getting a date in that gap you mentioned :tongue:

toolfansat
12-14-2014, 05:30 AM
I'm glad they're doing Europe in the summer. Unless they come right over in August, this greatly decreases their chances of doing a stadium tour. I love AC/DC, but the show at Gillette in '09 was a fucking horror show for parking. The show ended at 1115. Didn't get out of the parking lot until 130. Didn't get home until 3.

Did you actually park in the main lots? Never do that there!!

Breaking The Law
12-14-2014, 06:41 AM
Did you actually park in the main lots? Never do that there!!

I parked off site and while it was a hike had no problem getting out once I got to my vehicle. Still surprised that they never fixed the traffic problem when they built the new stadium.

toolfansat
12-14-2014, 07:21 AM
Yeah I always park down the road at the old Rodman Ford lot - like you said, it;s a walk, but I'm home before people in the main lots have even moved yet!

MetalIsArt
12-15-2014, 01:41 AM
Well, one thing's for sure, you won't be getting a date in that gap you mentioned :tongue:

No :D

I'll try Arnhem or Cologne, then.

ravenheart
12-15-2014, 02:22 AM
My plan was just to not be suckered into paying silly amounts of money for a shitty stadium gig.

I like my plan. It's better than your plan :finger:

MetalIsArt
12-15-2014, 02:28 AM
My plan was just to not be suckered into paying silly amounts of money for a shitty stadium gig.

I like my plan. It's better than your plan :finger:

Yea Yea.

PVH5150
12-15-2014, 04:30 AM
Did you actually park in the main lots? Never do that there!!

I don't remember where I parked. It was over 5 years ago and the only time I've ever been to Gillette. I'll never go back. Place is an absolute clusterfuck.

ravenheart
12-17-2014, 02:45 AM
While I wasn't really interested in a stadium gig anyway, AC/DC can fuck off with their prices as well.

These are for London, in American (rough conversion, including booking fee, not including shipping):

Standing - $126
5th tier (yes, really) seats - $113
1st or 2nd tier seats - $165
(no 3rd or 4th tier seats available, those are the corporate boxes)

EDIT: and it took longer than expected, but it sold out.

MetalIsArt
12-17-2014, 03:53 AM
I will probably never see them live lol.

300%_Density
12-17-2014, 03:55 AM
Black Ice date I was going to (that I couldn't go to b/c of an ice storm, rich w/ irony) was over $100 per ticket but that price was actually the same for lower & upper level seats.

ravenheart
12-17-2014, 04:00 AM
Black Ice date I was going to (that I couldn't go to b/c of an ice storm, rich w/ irony) was over $100 per ticket but that price was actually the same for lower & upper level seats.

Wow, really? Was yours stadiums or arenas? It was half that in London on the initial tour when they played arenas, but I don't know what the prices were like for the stadium tour the following year.

PVH5150
12-17-2014, 04:00 AM
I paid $92 for 2nd row loge at the Garden show in '08 & $107.20 for front row at the 40 yard line at the Gillette show in '09.

They're still reasonable compared to U2, Eagles & Aerosmith.

ravenheart
12-17-2014, 04:13 AM
Whereas I paid about £45 ($70) for amazing seats right on top of the stage, 1st tier at the O2 Arena in '08.

Clearly raping fans at stadium gigs isn't new to them.

300%_Density
12-17-2014, 05:37 AM
Wow, really? Was yours stadiums or arenas? It was half that in London on the initial tour when they played arenas, but I don't know what the prices were like for the stadium tour the following year.

Ours was arena.

ravenheart
12-17-2014, 07:06 AM
Ours was arena.

You done got raped.

MetalIsArt
12-17-2014, 07:21 AM
You done got raped.

If he wanted blood, he got it.

300%_Density
12-17-2014, 09:07 AM
You done got raped.

We actually got our $ back because of the (black - see what I did there) ice which they didn't have to do but they did. Of course now that was my last chance to see Malcom. I'm still mad at our stupid weather.

TonyD
12-18-2014, 12:30 AM
From what I remember, pretty much all the tickets were the same price (except for the ones they withheld for "platinum seating" or whatever) and the catch was that you had to join the fanclub to get lower level tickets.

Steev
12-18-2014, 06:00 AM
From what I remember, pretty much all the tickets were the same price (except for the ones they withheld for "platinum seating" or whatever) and the catch was that you had to join the fanclub to get lower level tickets.

I joined the fan club and gig shafted on good seats, the fan club refunded me

MetalIsArt
12-18-2014, 07:22 AM
I joined the fan club and gig shafted on good seats, the fan club refunded me

Cool. :)

ravenheart
12-18-2014, 11:55 AM
I joined the fanclub in order to get better seats at the O2 in London. It worked, the seats were amazing, and I split the fanclub cost with the guy I went to the show with :finger: