With all the hype the new “Bohemian Rhapsody” Freddy Mercury biopic has received, it was only a matter of time the the rest of the remaining members of Queen would announce a new tour and hit the road.
Summer 2019 will see Queen members once again team up with who they feel most resembles Mercury today, former American Idol star, Adam Lambert. The pairing will take “The Rhapsody Tour,” to over twenty cities, including one stop in New York on Aug. 6 at Madison square Garden. The tour kicks off July 10 in Vancouver.
Fans planning on attending the tour can guarantee to hear a set list of Queen hits and a new unique stage show that will have Queen written all over it.
Guitarist Brian May and current frontman Adam Lambert had commented on the upcoming “The Rhapsody Tour.”
May stated: “This is great opportunity. Our last tour featured our most ambitious production ever, and got us our best notices ever. So we decided to rip it apart and get even more ambitious! Watch out, America!”
Lambert added: “The show is set to expand the parameters of what a live music experience can be. To be their most spectacular yet, an innovative and interactive celebration of the continued power of Queen’s music. We have been designing a brand new visual spectacle that will reframe these iconic songs and we are excited to unveil it!”
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Dec. 7, 2018 at 10 am.
Queen + Adam Lambert “The Rhapsody Tour” Dates:
July 10 – Rogers Arena – Vancouver, British Columbia
July 12 – Tacoma Dome – Tacoma, WA
July 14 – SAP Center – San Jose, CA
July 16 – Talking Stick Resort Arena – Phoenix, AZ
July 19 – The Forum – Los Angeles, CA
July 23 – American Airlines Center – Dallas, TX
July 24 – Toyota Center – Houston, TX
July 27 – Little Caesars Arena – Detroit, MI
July 28 – Scotiabank Arena – Toronto, Ontario
July 30 – Capital One Arena – Washington, DC
July 31 – PPG Paints Arena – Pittsburgh, PA
Aug. 3 – Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA
Aug. 4 – Xfinity Center – Boston, MA
Aug. 6 – Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Aug.09 – United Center – Chicago, IL
Aug. 10 – Xcel Energy Center – St. Paul, Il
Aug. 13 – Nationwide Arena – Columbus, OH
Aug. 15 – Bridgestone Arena – Nashville, TN
Aug. 17 – BB&T Center – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Aug. 18 – Amalie Arena – Tampa, FL
Aug. 20 – Smoothie King Center – New Orleans, LA
Aug. 22 – State Farm Arena – Atlanta, GA
Aug. 23 – Spectrum Center NC