AC/DC Announces Black Ice World Tour



    Tour Kicks Off on October 28, 2008 in Wilkes-Barre, PA

    NEW YORK, Sept. 11 /CNW/ - AC/DC's widely-anticipated Black Ice World
Tour will open on October 28th at the Wachovia Arena in Wilkes-Barre, PA. The
show kicks off a series of arena shows, to be followed by a round of stadium
dates next summer.
    Tickets for upcoming dates will go on sale the weekend of September 20th
at Ticketmaster. Additional appearances throughout North and South America,
Europe, and Asia, will be announced shortly. For further information, please
visit the band's website, www.acdc.com.
    The worldwide tour - the band's first since 2001 - promotes AC/DC's
latest studio album: Black Ice which will be released on October 21st. The
album's first single, "Rock 'N' Roll Train" was released to radio on August 28
and immediately went to No. 1 at Rock Radio. The video will debut on
September 19th.
    No Bull: The Directors Cut - a newly edited, comprehensive HD DVD and
Blu-ray of AC/DC's famed July 1996 Plaza De Toros De Las Ventas concert in
Madrid, Spain - was released earlier this week. No Bull: The Directors Cut is
remixed in Stereo and 5.1 Surround Sound and includes more than two hours of
music and bonus features highlighting performances of the band's biggest hits.
    Both No Bull: The Directors Cut and the highly anticipated new studio
album, Black Ice will be available at all fine retailers across Canada.

    
    Upcoming shows in the Black Ice World Tour include:

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    October 28            Wilkes-Barre, PA           Wachovia Arena
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    October 30            Chicago, IL                Allstate Arena
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    November 3            Indianapolis, IN           Conseco Fieldhouse
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    November 5            Detroit, MI                Palace of Auburn Hills
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    November 7            Toronto, ON                Rogers Centre
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    November 9            Boston, MA                 TD Banknorth Garden
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    November 12           New York, NY               Madison Square Garden
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    November 13           New York, NY               Madison Square Garden
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    November 15           Washington, D.C.           Verizon Center
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    November 17           Philadelphia, PA           Wachovia Center
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    November 19           East Rutherford, NJ        IZOD Center
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    November 21           Columbus, OH               Schottenstein Center
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    November 23           Minneapolis, MN            Xcel Energy Center
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    November 25           Denver, CO                 Pepsi Center
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    November 28           Vancouver, BC              General Motors Place
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    November 29           Seattle, WA                Key Arena
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    November 30           Tacoma, WA                 Tacoma Dome
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    December 2            Oakland, CA                ORACLE Arena
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    December 6            Los Angeles, CA            The Forum
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    December 10           Phoenix, AZ                US Airways Center
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    December 12           San Antonio, TX            AT&T Center
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    December 14           Houston, TX                Toyota Center
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    December 16           Atlanta, GA                Philips Arena
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    December 18           Charlotte, NC              Time Warner Cable Arena
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For further information:

For further information: Sean Cordner, Sony BMG Music (Canada) Inc.,
(416) 589-3048, sean.cordner@sonybmg.com

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