The Rhapsody Tour will make 23 stops in North America
The hovering success Bohemian Rhapsody – the Freddie Mercury/Queen film that’s set to grow to be the largest grossing music biopic all time – has confirmed that the general public’s love for Queen stays as sturdy as ever. Longtime followers and up to date converts shall be thrilled to find then, that Queen – authentic band members Brian May and Roger Taylor, teaming up as soon as extra with longtime frontman Adam Lambert on lead vocals – will return to North America subsequent yr. Produced by Live Nation, the epic 23 date enviornment and stadium Rhapsody Tour is ready to run from mid-July by means of late August with an all-new live performance expertise.
Tickets for the Rhapsody Tour go on sale to most of the people beginning December seventh at LiveNation.com at 10 am native time. Queen and Adam Lambert Fan Club Presales will run from 10 am native time by means of 10 pm native time on Thursday, December sixth. Pre-sale hyperlinks and codes shall be despatched on to QueenOn-line.com subscribers and Queen Fan Club Members e-mail on Tuesday, December 4th.
Going underneath the Rhapsody header, the six-week tour will debut a model new larger-than-life manufacturing. Stufish Entertainment Architects’ set designer Ric Lipson says, “Queen + Adam Lambert’s Rhapsody tour will, as soon as once more for them, broaden the parameters what a dwell music expertise may be. This new present guarantees to be their most spectacular but, an progressive and interactive celebration the continued energy Queen’s music.”
The tour follows an acclaimed run ten bought out reveals on the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas in September 2018 and can kick f July 10th at Vancouver Rogers Arena. Stops embody some probably the most history-packed venues within the US and Canada, together with The Forum in Los Angeles (the final venue the unique line-up performed in North America on September 15, 1982) and New York City’s Madison Square Garden (the location previous Queen glories, together with a memorable efficiency from Queen + Adam Lambert on July 17, 2014). It will wrap August 23rd at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC.
For this upcoming tour, Queen has teamed up with Twickets, the worldwide fan-to-fan ticket market, as a protected and safe place for followers to purchase or promote spare tickets. Twickets allows followers to ethically resell occasion tickets they’ll now not use to different followers for not more than the face worth the unique ticket, serving to to fight the secondary ticketing market.
“We are prepared for America and raring to get again within the saddle,” drummer Roger Taylor says concerning the trek.
“We have been designing a model new visible spectacle that can reframe these iconic songs and we’re excited to unveil it!” unveils Lambert.
“This is a superb alternative,” May provides. “Our final tour featured our most bold manufacturing ever and bought us our greatest notices ever. So we determined to tear it aside and get much more bold! Watch out, America!”
Completing the tour lineup are long run collaborator Spike Edney on keyboards, Neil Fairclough on bass, and Tyler Warren on percussion.
Never identified to relaxation on their laurels, Queen on this Rhapsody Tour will unveil a stage present as experimental and rule-defying because the hit-packed Queen again catalogue. The band have labored with the artistic companions behind the eye-popping News Of The World 2017 Tour – Ric Lipson Stufish Entertainment Architects dealing with set design; Rob Sinclair on lighting design; and Sam Pattinson Treatment Studio behind the video content material – to develop an unmissable present.
The Rhapsody Tour – North America 2019:
Wed Jul 10 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
Fri Jul 12 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
Sun Jul 14 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center
Tue Jul 16 – Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Arena
Fri Jul 19 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
Tue Jul 23 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
Wed Jul 24 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
Sat Jul 27 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
Sun Jul 28 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
Tue Jul 30 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
Wed Jul 31 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
Sat Aug 03 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Sun Aug 04 – Boston, MA – Xfinity Center
Tue Aug 06 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Fri Aug 09 – Chicago, IL – United Center
Sat Aug 10 – St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
Tue Aug 13 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
Thu Aug 15 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
Sat Aug 17 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – BB&T Center
Sun Aug 18 – Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
Tue Aug 20 – New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
Thu Aug 22 – Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena
Fri Aug 23 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center