Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band announce 2023 tour
As expected, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will return to the streets in early 2023, embarking on a series of yet-to-be-announced US arena dates in February, followed by European stadium shows beginning April 28 in Barcelona, with a second North American Tour from August.
Springsteen said: “After six years I look forward to seeing our amazing and loyal fans again next year. And I look forward to once again sharing the stage with the legendary E Street Band. See you out there next year – and beyond.”
Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band Announce International Tour 2023! More information about tickets at pic.twitter.com/wUax9aiZ8V
— Bruce Springsteen (@springsteen) May 24, 2022
The planned European stations are Barcelona, Dublin, Paris, Ferrara, Rome, Amsterdam, Landgraaf, Zurich, Düsseldorf, Gothenburg, Oslo, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Vienna, Munich and Monza. Additional cities and shows in the UK and Belgium will be announced at a later date.
The 2023 dates are the first live shows for Springsteen and the E Street Band since concluding their 14-month global tour of The River in Australia in February 2017. The group last performed publicly on Saturday Night Live in December 2020, where they performed two songs from their latest studio album, Letter to You.
Last year, Springsteen, who will be 73 when the tour begins, released the group’s film The Legendary 1979 No Nukes Concerts, collaborated with President Barack Obama on the book Renegades: Born in the USA, and reiterated his ” Springsteen on Broadway. ‘ show celebrating the reopening of New York’s theaters last summer.
The members of the E Street Band are: Roy Bittan – piano, synthesizer; Nils Lofgren – guitar, vocals; Patti Scialfa – guitar, vocals; Garry Tallent – bass guitar; Stevie Van Zandt – guitar, vocals; and Max Weinberg – drums; with Soozie Tyrell – violin, guitar, vocals; Jake Clemons – saxophone; and Charlie Giordano – keyboards.
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