First leg of tour, venues are now confirmed
Radiohead have confirmed the first eight US dates of their planned 22 city tour in 2008.
The band will play the first dates in May, starting in Florida and winding up in May before heading to playing dates in Europe including the UK in June.
As previously reported, Radiohead posted a list of 22 US and Canadian cities that they plan to play this year in support of their new studio album ‘In Rainbows’.
The band are expected to continue the US and Canada tour when the European tour is complete on July 8.
Tickets for the shows already confirmed will be available from Radiohead’s own ticket website tickets.waste.uk.com tomorrow (February 14), and will go on general sale on Saturday (February 16).
The tour dates confirmed so far are:
West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre (May 5)
Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre (6)
Atlanta, GA Lakewood Amphitheatre (8)
Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (9)
Bristow, VI Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge (11)
St Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (14)
Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (17)
Dallas, TX Superpages.com Center (18)
Cities that the band are due to visit later this year are:
Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Montreal, New York, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver.