added: 1 Jul 2014 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
The Eagles' History of the Eagles tour, which launched in July 2013 and sold out arenas in the U.S., Canada and Europe, has grossed more than $145,000,000.
Performing for over 1,100,000 fans during the past 12 months, the band's tour follows the release last year of their critically acclaimed documentary of the same name and features classics spanning their career, including some that have never been performed live prior to this tour.
The History of the Eagles 2014 European tour wraps up July 2nd in Lucca, Italy and continues with a series of U.S. dates beginning Monday, August 25 at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Washington. The late summer/fall leg includes a fourth and fifth concert at Madison Square Garden; another L.A.-area date on Friday, October 3 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California and Saturday, October 4 at Viejas Arena in San Diego, California; and wraps up in Las Vegas on October 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The 2015 leg of the tour kicks off in February for concerts across Australia and New Zealand.
Launched July 6, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky, the Eagles have performed a total of 87 History of the Eagles concerts, including three sold-out shows at Madison Square Garden in New York; six sold-out nights for the reopening of the Forum in Inglewood, California; three sell-outs at the 02 Arena in Dublin, Ireland; and four sold-out concerts at London's 02.
In July 2013 alone, the History of the Eagles tour broke several box office records, including:
Ø On July 6th the Eagles were the highest grossing act of all time at KFC Yum Center ($2,023,625.00).
Ø On July 7th the Eagles' performance at Milwaukee's Summerfest was the annual event's biggest draw ever, with 22,672 tickets sold.
Ø 12 July Canadian concerts sold 150,000 tickets, grossing more than $17.5 million, and include a performance at the annual Newfoundland and Labrador Salmon Festival, with more than 20,000 fans in attendance.
The Eagles have sold more than 120 million albums worldwide.
Upcoming History of the Eagles 2014 Tour Dates:
Mon 8/25/14 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
Wed 8/27/14 Portland, OR MODA Center
Fri 8/29/14 Stateline, NV Lake Tahoe's Harvey's Outdoor Arena
Sat 8/30/14 Stateline, NV Lake Tahoe's Harvey's Outdoor Arena
Tue 9/02/14 Salt Lake City, UT Energy Solutions Arena
Fri 9/05/14 Omaha, NE CenturyLink Center
Sat 9/06/14 Des Moines, IA Iowa Events Center
Mon 9/08/14 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena
Wed 9/10/14 Newark, NJ Prudential Center
Fri 9/12/14 Allentown, PA PPL Center
Sat 9/13/14 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Mon 9/15/14 Boston, MA TD Garden
Thurs 9/18/14 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Wed 10/1/14 Phoenix, AZ Jobing.com Arena
Fri 10/3/14 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
Sat 10/4/14 San Diego, CA Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl
Sat 10/11/14 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena
Wed 2/18/15 Perth, AUS Perth Arena
Thurs 2/19/15 Perth, AUS Perth Arena
Sun 2/22/15 Melbourne, AUS Rod Laver Arena
Tue 2/24/15 Melbourne, AUS Rod Laver Arena
Sat 2/28/15 Macedon Ranges, AUS Hanging Rock Reserve
Mon 3/2/15 Sydney, AUS Qantas Credit Union Arena
Wed 3/4/15 Sydney, AUS All Phones Arena
Sat 3/7/15 Hunter Valley , AUS Hope Estate Winery
Tue 3/10/15 Boondall, AUS Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Wed 3/11/15 Boondall, AUS Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Sat 3/14/15 Auckland, NZ Mt Smart Stadium
Sun 3/15/15 Auckland, NZ Mt Smart Stadium
For complete tour information, visit Eaglesband.com.