by Best Classic Bands Staff
Roxy Music has announced its first tour in over a decade to mark the 50th anniversary of its breakthrough debut album. Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, Phil Manzanera and Paul Thompson, together on stage for the first time since their critically acclaimed and sold-out 2011 “For Your Pleasure” tour, will perform 13 shows in arenas across North America. North and the United Kingdom, from September 7. , 2022.
Tickets for North American shows produced by Live Nation go on sale April 4 at 10 a.m. local time. here.
Excerpt from the March 28 announcement: Since their formation in 1972, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Roxy Music left an indelible mark on the worlds of music, fashion and art, merging the three with a singular and stunning vision that won them immediate worldwide success. Today, they are considered one of the most influential bands of all time, whose work has inspired generations of musicians. Intense, emotional and intelligent, with iconic graphics, Roxy Music’s eight studio albums gave birth to the art-rock movement, blurring the lines between genres and infusing rock music with a new kind of glamor for the first time.
Very special guest St. Vincent will appear on all North American broadcasts except Boston. Since her recorded debut as St. Vincent in 2007, Annie Clark has been considered one of modern music’s most innovative and compelling presences, continually reinventing her unique sounds and personalities and winning two GRAMMY Awards.
2022 marks a year of celebration for Roxy Music. Throughout the year, each of their eight studio albums, all heralded as modern classics, will be reissued as special anniversary editions with a new mid-speed cut, revised artwork and a deluxe gloss laminate finish. The first two LPs, Roxy Music and At your servicewill be released on April 1, with the remaining albums arriving throughout the year.
Roxy Music Tour 2022 (Tickets will be available here)
September 07 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
September 9 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
September 12 – New York, NY – Madison Square Guard
September 15 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
September 17 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
September 19 – Chicago, Ill. – United Center
September 21 – Austin, TX – Moody Center
September 23 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
September 26 – San Francisco, CA – Chase Center
September 28 – Los Angeles, California – The Forum
October 10 – Glasgow, UK – OVO Hydro
October 12 – Manchester, UK – AO Arena
October 14 – London, UK – The O2
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