Beck Scores Opening Gig Slot On U2 Tour -
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman

Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman

Beck Scores Opening Gig Slot On U2 Tour

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on June 11, 2017

in News

U2 have had some big opening acts for their Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour including the Lumineers, OneRepublic and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds.

For the newly announced leg of the tour, which runs September 3 to September 22 in seven U.S. cities, the band will have Beck opening.

The singer has a new album ready although he has not announced a release date. So far, he has released three new songs, Dreams, Wow and Up All Night, which point toward an uptempo album in comparison to his Grammy Award winning Album of the Year Morning Phase (2014).

The U2 with Beck U.S. dates:
09/03 – Detroit, MI – Ford Field
09/05 – Buffalo, NY – New Era Field
09/08 – Minneapolis, MN – US Bank Stadium
09/10 – Indianapolis, IN – Lucas Oil Stadium
09/12 – Kansas City, MO – Arrowhead Stadium
09/16 – St. Louis, MO – Dome at America’s Center
09/22 – San Diego, CA – Qualcomm Stadium



Related Posts

Peter O'Doherty of Dog Trumpet photo by Ros O'Gorman
Peter O’Doherty’s Dog Trumpet Song ‘Stay For Too Long’ Harks Back To Childhood

Dog Trumpet’s Peter O’Doherty reached back into his past when he was a kid to create ‘Stay For Too Long’ on Dog Trumpet’s new ‘Great South Road’ album.

2 days ago
Thelma Plum
Thelma Plum Covers Powderfinger’s These Days

Thelma Plum has covered the Powderfinger classic ‘These Days’.

2 days ago
James Blunt, Plenary Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman photography
James Blunt and Jason Mraz Australian Tour Cancelled

The James Blunt and Jason Mraz joint Australian tour in November has been cancelled. The shows will not be rescheduled.

2 days ago
Rosanne Cash, music news,
Rosanne Cash Stands Up To Nashville Thug

Singer Rosanne Cash is disgusted by the behaviour of a man in Nashville, Tennessee after he verbally attacked her daughter for wearing a face mask at the grocery store.

2 days ago
Travis Barker, music news,
Travis Barker Is Collaborating With Post Malone

Travis Barker is spending a week songwriting with rapper Post Malone after teaming up for a virtual Nirvana tribute concert.

2 days ago
Ice Cube at the Australian Premiere of Ride Along 2. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ice Cube Calls For Action Against Minneapolis Policeman/Murderer For The Late George Floyd

Rapper and actor Ice Cube has repeated his call for action in police brutality crimes against African-Americans after a Minnesota officer allegedly suffocated a black man by kneeling on his neck.

2 days ago
Geri Halliwell Geri Horner
Spice Girl Geri Horner To Teach Creative Writing

Geri Horner is heading back to school to help young students with their creative writing.

2 days ago