Entries in North America (2)


Coldplay Announces 2012 North American Tour

Greetsia Tent/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Coldplay is hitting the road in North America for the first time in three years.

The band has just announced a North American tour in support of their latest album, Mylo Xyloto, kicking off April 17 in Edmonton, Alberta.  The trek at present plays 21 dates -- two of them in Los Angeles -- before wrapping up August 11, 2012 in St. Paul, Minn.

The on-sale date for tickets is Dec. 17, except for the Chicago and Los Angeles shows, tickets for which go on sale Dec. 19 and Jan. 9, respectively.

Here are Coldplay's North American tour dates so far:

4/17 -- Edmonton, AB, Rexall Place
4/18 -- Calgary, AB, Scotiabank Saddledome
4/20 -- Vancouver, BC, Rogers Arena
4/24 -- Portland, OR, Rose Garden Arena
4/25 -- Seattle, WA, KeyArena
4/27 -- San Jose, CA, HP Pavilion at San Jose
5/1 -- Los Angeles, CA,  Hollywood Bowl
5/2 -- Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood Bowl
6/22 -- Dallas, TX, American Airlines Center
6/25 -- Houston, TX, Toyota Center
6/28 -- Tampa, FL, St. Pete Times Forum
6/29 -- Miami, FL, American Airlines Arena
7/2 -- Atlanta, GA, Philips Arena
7/5 -- Philadelphia, PA, Wells Fargo Center
7/8 -- Washington, D.C., Verizon Center
7/23 -- Toronto, ON,  Air Canada Centre
7/26 -- Montreal, QC, Bell Centre
7/29 -- Boston, MA, TD Garden
8/3 -- East Rutherford, NJ, Izod Center
8/7 -- Chicago, IL, United Center
8/11 -- St. Paul, MN, Xcel Energy Center

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Janet Jackson Announces North American Tour Dates

Photo Courtesy - ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Janet Jackson's forthcoming Number Ones -- Up Close and Personal tour will kick off in February in the Philippines, but she'll bring the tour to America starting March 7 and 8 with two shows in Chicago.

As of now, she has dates scheduled through April 23, with the tour wrapping up with a two-night Las Vegas stand at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.  The singer will only be performing songs from her 2009 CD, Number Ones.

Jackson said in a statement on her website, "These concerts are not about special effects.  This is a love affair between me and those of you who have supported me and my work for all these years.  I'll be singing and dancing from my heart.  The music will be all the songs that you've made number ones for me...let's go!"

Here are Jackson's tour dates:

3/7-8 -- Chicago, IL, Chicago Theatre
3/12 -- Toronto, ON, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
3/16 -- Uncasville, CT, Mohegan Sun Arena
3/18 -- New York, N.Y., Radio City Music Hall
3/22 -- Washington, D.C., DAR Constitution Hall
3/25-26 -- Atlantic City, N.J., Borgata Spa & Resort Event Center
3/29 -- Atlanta, GA, Fox Theatre
3/31 -- St. Louis, MO, Fox Theatre
4/2 -- Grand Prairie, TX, Verizon Theatre
4/6 -- Denver, CO, Wells Fargo Theatre
4/8 -- Phoenix, AZ, Comerica Theatre
4/9 -- Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Barbara Bowl
4/14 -- Los Angeles, CA, Gibson Amphitheatre
4/19 -- San Francisco, CA, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
4/22-23 -- Las Vegas, NV, Caesar's Palace - The Colosseum´╗┐

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