Kings of Leon have finally announced the tour dates for the second leg of their Mechanical Bull tour.
Previously, it was reported that the band would stay on the road until early March in support of their recently released, and sixth album, Mechanical Bull. The second leg of the tour will include Local Natives as an opening act and start right back up on March 18 with a show at the Ak-Chin Pavilion in Phoenix, Arizona.
The tour will then proceed to go through the US and Canada including stops in Saskatoon, Edmonton and Calgary before calling it a day at the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 11th.
Fort hose excited about the new additions to the 2014 tour, tickets will go on sale this Friday, Dec. 13 on Livenation’s website. But if your city has not popped up yet on the tour schedule, hold out a little longer because additional tour dates will soon be revealed as well.
These additional tour dates come in handy as well because the Southern-rockers are scheduled to take the stage on Saturday Night Live on Saturday, Dec. 14 and then appear on Ellen on Dec. 16th.
The extended tour dates just back up the claims that the band are in a better place than they were a few years ago when they cancelled their 2011 tour mid-way due to some internal issues within the band.
“It was how we sounded when we started playing as a band, excited to plug in,” drummer Nathan Followill told Rolling Stone about their latest album.
For now, check out the updated tour dates for the Mechanical Bull Tour.
MECHANICAL BULL TOUR DATES:
Feb. 5: Atlanta, GA (Philips Arena)
Feb. 7: Nashville, TN (Bridgestone Arena)
Feb. 9: Louisville, KY (KFC Yum! Center)
Feb. 11: Auburn, MI (The Palace At Auburn Hills)
Feb. 14: New York, NY (Madison Square Garden)
Feb. 15: Uncasville, CT (Mohegan Sun Arena)
Feb. 18: Columbus, OH (Schottenstein Center)
Feb. 19: Philadelphia, PA (Wells Fargo Center)
Feb. 21: Washington, DC (Verizon Center)
Feb. 23: London, Ontario (Budweiser Gardens)
Feb. 24: Montreal, Quebec (Bell Centre)
Feb. 26: Toronto, Ontario (Air Canada Centre)
Feb. 28: Boston, MA (TD Garden)
March 5: Kansas City, MO (Sprint Center)
March 6: Minneapolis, MN (Target Center)
March 8: Chicago, IL (United Center)
March 19: Phoenix, AZ (Ak-Chin Pavilion)
March 21: Los Angeles, CA (The Forum Presented by Chase)
March 25: San Jose, CA (SAP Center )
March 27: Portland, OR (Moda Center )
March 30: Vancouver, BC (Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena)
April 01: Calgary, AB (Scotiabank Saddledome)
April 02: Edmonton, AB (Rexall Place)
April 04: Saskatoon, SK (Credit Union Centre)
April 08: Tulsa, OK (BOK Center)
April 10: Houston, TX (Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion)
April 11: New Orleans, LA (New Orleans Arena)