B-52s 2019 Tour Dates
After an epic 43-year career, the dance-rock band The B-52’s has announced its final tour dubbed, “European Farewell Tour.”
The Athens, Ga. natives took to social media to share their 2019 tour dates with fans via Instagram:
We are coming back Europe! #theb52s #theb52seuropeanfarewellltour #loveshack #rocklobster #dancethismessaround
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The B-52’s European farewell tour will kick off June 23 at the Paradiso in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Tour stops include Brussels’ Ancienne Belgique, Germany’s Columbiahalla in Berlin, and the United Kingdom’s Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham. The 2019 European tour will conclude at the famous Olympia in Paris, France.
Kate Pierson, Fred Schneider, Keith Strickland, Cindy Wilson and Ricky Wilson kicked off their musical career with their successful self-title studio album. The album was jam-packed with hit singles from, “Rock Lobster,” “Planet Claire,” and “Dance this Mess Around.” The new wave album became certified platinum and reached No. 59 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
Check out their smash hit, “Rock Lobster,” below:
Throughout the years the post-punk band released various chart-topping singles from, “Love Shack,” “Roam,” “Good Stuff,” and “Deadbeat Club.”
Earlier this month the dance-rock band released their latest studio album, Live at Rock ‘N Rockets 1998. The album includes the bands greatest hits from, “Strobe,” to “Hallucinating Pluto,” performed live. Fans can relive the '90's when they purchase this limited jam-packed album accompany with 12 sensational tracks that marked a whole generation.
Watch The B-52’s performing their hit, “Hallucinating Pluto,” in 1998:
The band has one schedule performance in the U.S. on August 1 at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa, Calif. At this time, no other North American tour dates have been provided.