Last July, Magne mentioned in a radio interview that a-ha would return to America in 2010, and fans have been waiting eagerly since then for news of US tour dates. The wait is over...A-ha's "farewell tour" visits the United States for only three dates. Two of them (May 6-7) are at Nokia Theatre in NYC, and tickets are on sale (@ noon). The third show is in LA and that is on sale today too.
Back in 2005, a-ha played a single show in America, at Irving Plaza in New York on September 12. The concert sold out in 52 minutes and fans from all over the United States traveled to New York for the one-off show.
Martin Sexton is playing Nokia Theatre on June 5th. Tickets are on sale (@ noon)
Pitchfork Music Fest tickets go on sale today too.
Sharon Jones, Ringo Starr, and Porcupine Tree tickets went on sale earlier today.
Girls, Owen Pallett, The Bronx, The Soft Pack, Japanther, Washed Out, Monotonix, Album Leaf & other tickets went on sale today too.
The Specials - 2010 Tour Dates
4/15/10 Los Angeles, CA @ Club Nokia
4/16/10 Indio, CA @ Coachella
4/19/10 Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy
4/21/10 New York, NY @ Terminal 5