U2 Announces “Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour” For 2017

Published On January 10, 2017 | By Ryan Valdron | Afternoons

Huge news if you’re a U2 fan! The has announced today that they’ll be hitting the road to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their landmark album “The Joshua Tree” while performing the entire album from front to back.

Bono says “Recently I listened back to The Joshua Tree (1987) for the first time in nearly 30 years…it’s quite an opera. A lot of emotions which feel strangely current, love, loss, broken dreams, seeking oblivion, polarization … all the greats. … I’ve sung some of these songs a lot … but never all of them. I’m up for it, if our audience is as excited as we are. … It’s gonna be a great night.”

U2 will play Rogers Centre in Toronto on June 23rd with opening act The Lumineers. Tickets go on sale Monday January 16th.

 

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