Coldplay Sets 2012 North American Tour Dates
Coldplay is back on tour after nearly three years, and has set dates for a 2012 jaunt through North America.
The tour will kick off in April 2012 at the Rexall Place in Edmonton, Canada, then come to the U.S. after a few dates. They'll play a two-night stint at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on May 1 and 2.
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The band is on the road in support of its third studio album Mylo Xyloto. The first two singles off the set recently received three Grammy nominations. "Every Teardrop is a Waterfall" is nominated for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song, and the single "Paradise" is up for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.
Additionally, PBS' Austin City Limits will air a live 90-minute New Year’s Eve special, “Coldplay New Year’s Eve: An Austin City Limits Special,” on Sat. Dec. 31 at 11p.m.
Coldplay – 2012 Mylo Xyloto North American Tour
Date City Venue On Sale Date
4/17 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place Dec. 17
4/18 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome Dec. 17
4/20 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena Dec. 17
4/24 Portland, OR Rose Garden Arena Dec. 17
4/25 Seattle, WA KeyArena Dec. 17
4/27 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion At San Jose Dec. 17
5/1 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl Jan. 9
5/2 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl Jan. 9
6/22 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center Dec. 17
6/25 Houston, TX Toyota Center Dec. 17
6/28 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum Dec. 17
6/29 Miami, FL American Airlines Arena Dec. 17
7/2 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena Dec. 17
7/5 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center Dec. 17
7/8 Washington, DC Verizon Center Dec. 17
7/23 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre Dec. 17
7/26 Montreal, QC Bell Centre Dec. 17
7/29 Boston, MA TD Garden Dec. 17
8/3 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center Dec. 17
8/7 Chicago, IL United Center Dec. 19
8/11 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center Dec. 17