Bruce Springsteen will bring the River Tour back to the U.S. in the late summer with eight stops.
This past winter, Bruce Springsteen announced he would head out on tour in celebration of the release of an archival box set looking back at The River era in 1979-80. The Ties that Bind: The River Collection was released in December and features the entire original double album, a previously unreleased album, a disc of studio outtakes, a documentary and footage of 24 songs from a show recorded in 1980.
Springsteen will be joined by the E Street Band for a Northeast-heavy late summer tour. The tour kicks off with two homestate at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Aug. 23 and 25. It returns to the Northeast on Sept. 7 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia followed by Sept. 11 at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The tour comes to an end on Sept. 14 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.
The Boss is about to embark on a lengthy European tour that starts later this month and runs through the end of July.
Tickets for the New Jersey shows go on sale May 18 at 10 a.m. Tickets for the two Pennsylvania shows and the Massachusetts show go on sale May 20 at 10 a.m.
The River U.S. summer tour dates:
Aug. 23 & 25 – MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
Aug. 28 – United Center, Chicago, IL
Sept. 1 – Nationals Park, Washington, DC
Sept. 3 – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater, Virginia Beach, VA
Sept. 7 – Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, PA
Sept. 11 – Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Sept. 14 – Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA