Ozzy Osbourne & Slash U.S. Tour Dates to Include L.A. and Vegas
Ozzy Osbourme — who will begin his fall North American arena tour November 12th in Victoria, B.C — has now announced a second set of U.S. dates which will start on January 16th, 2011 in Omaha, Nebraska.
The six-week 2011 tour, part of the multi-platinum Rock And Roll Hall of Fame inductee’s in-progress 18-month world tour, will include a pair of intimate shows: January 26th at the Dodge Theater in Phoenix and February 1st at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles.
Osbourne’s longtime friend and musical collaborator Slash will open all the concerts on the second leg. Tickets for the Live Nation-produced tour go on sale beginning Friday, October 15th. Osbourne recently completed some overseas festival appearances and headlining overseas performances including his first-ever concert in Israel: a September 28th Ozzfest show at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv.
Later this week, Ozzy will perform shows in Japan (October 16th in Kobe and October 17th in Tokyo) before returning to the U.S. to headline the Voodoo Experience festival Halloween weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana; he will rock the three-day event at City Park City Saturday, October 30th.
Ozzy will then launch his first leg of solo dates which includes a December 1st show at Madison Square Garden in New York and ending on December 12th at the Target Center in Minneapolis. Halford, featuring legendary Judas Priest front man Rob Halford, will perform on the 2010 dates.
Ozzy Osbourne/ Slash tour dates:
Jan. 16 – Qwest Center – Omaha, NE
Jan. 18 – Toyota Center – Houston, TX
Jan. 20 – American Airlines Center – Dallas, TX
Jan. 22 – Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO
Jan. 24 – AT&T Center – San Antonio, TX
Jan. 26 – Comerica Theatre – Phoenix, AZ
Jan. 28 – Mandalay Bay Resort – Las Vegas, NV
Feb. 1 – Gibson Amphitheatre – Los Angeles, CA
Feb. 3 – HP Pavilion – San Jose, CA
Feb. 5 – Tacoma Dome – Tacoma, WA
Feb. 8 – Pepsi Center – Denver, CO
Feb. 10 – BOK Center – Tulsa, OK
Feb. 12 – The Palace of Auburn Hills – Detroit, MI
Feb. 14 – i wireless Center – Moline, IL
Feb. 16 – Bridgestone Arena – Nashville, TN
Feb. 18 – St Pete Times Forum – Tampa, FL Feb. 20 – BankAtlantic Center – Fort Lauderdale, FL
Feb. 22 – Jacksonville Veterans Mem. Arena – Jacksonville, FL
Ozzy’s fall tour dates will coincide with the October 5th release of an expanded two-CD version of the “Scream” album. This “Tour Edition” package will feature seven bonus songs: a mix of previously unreleased tracks and live recordings. Epic will also issue a four-sided vinyl edition that includes five bonus tracks: the three aforementioned songs from the “Scream” sessions and the live version of “Let Me Hear You Scream”, along with the single version of “Life Won’t Wait.”
Courtesy of EddieTrunk.com