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Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas

Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas

Duran Duran To Tour With Chic In 2016

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on December 9, 2015

in Live,New Music,News

Duran Duran are upping their tour game in 2016 with a lengthy North American tour of arenas and amphitheaters.

Out on the success of their latest album, Paper Gods, which was their first top ten album in the U.S. in twenty-two years, the show in most cities will also Chic Featuring Nile Rodgers. Rodgers has been an important presence in Duran Duran’s long career, co-producing their albums Notorious and the single The Reflex along with Astronaut (2004) and the new Paper Gods.

The tour concentrates on the east and mid-west in the leg that runs from late-March to late-April while they return in July and early-August for more major cities and the west coast.

Presale tickets will be available starting Wednesday at 10 AM local time. Citi cardmembers will be able to make their purchases starting the next day while users of the LiveNation mobile app will have seating opened to them on Friday. Finally, general sales will begin on Saturday, December 12 at 10 AM local time.

Duran Duran dates

03/28 – Durham, NC – Durham Performing Arts Center (No Rodgers/Chic)
03/30 – Saint Augustine, FL – Saint Augustine Amphitheater (No Rodgers/Chic)
04/01 – Miami, FL – TBA
04/02 – Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
04/05 – Bethlehem, PA — Sands Bethlehem Event Center (No Rodgers/Chic)
04/07 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
04/08 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center
04/11 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
04/12 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
04/15 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
04/16 – Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
04/19 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Arena
04/22 – Austin, TX – Austin360 Amphitheater
04/23 – The Woodlands, TX – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
04/24 – New Orleans, LA — Smoothie King Center
07/06 – Nashville, TN – Ascend Amphitheater
07/08 – Chicago, IL – TBA
07/09 – Chicago, IL – TBA
07/11 – Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
07/13 – Toronto, ONT – Molson Canadian Amphitheater
07/17 – Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
07/21 – Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
07/23 – St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
07/24 – Kansas City, MO – Starlight Theatre
07/29 – Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay Events Center
07/30 – Irvine, CA – Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre
07/31 – Chula Vista, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre (San Diego area)
08/03 – Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena (Phoenix area)

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