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Nickelback Roars Back to the Live Stage With Their 2012 North American Tour Beginning April 10th

January 11, 2012


LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Nickelback, one of the biggest rock bands of the past decade known for their extraordinary live performances, have announced their first North American arena tour in two years. The Live Nation-produced tour begins on April 10th in Moline, Illinois at the i wireless Center, making a 39-date trek throughout North America, with dates confirmed through June 26th at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. Special guests Bush, Seether and My Darkest Days, join Nickelback on all tour dates. Tickets go on sale beginning January 20th at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

Fan Club members will be able to purchase tickets beginning on January 13th. Fan Club details can be found at Nickelback.com. Citi® cardmembers will also have access to presale tickets beginning Monday, January 16th at 10:00 am local time through Citi’s Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.

Nickelback last toured in 2009 with the extremely successful, “Dark Horse World Tour” where the band performed for nearly 2 million fans with more than 120 shows around the world including stops in Japan, New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom and North America.

With the new tour, Nickelback will perform songs from the recently released seventh studio album, Here And Now, which debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 following its November 21, 2011 release on Roadrunner Records. Propelling Here and Now into the #2 spot were the two hit singles “When We Stand Together” and “Bottoms Up.” Here and Now is also the biggest international release in Nickelback’s history, including a #1 debut in Canada on Universal Music Canada.

Nickelback has achieved a prestigious place in music history having sold nearly 45 million worldwide. Since their 2001 breakthrough hit song “How You Remind Me,” Nickelback has sent 20 singles rocketing onto various Billboard charts. In 2009, Billboard Magazine also named Nickelback “Top Group of the Decade.” Their now classic album All the Right Reasons insured Nickelback an indelible place in rock history, having spent a staggering 112 consecutive weeks in the Top 30 of the Billboard Top 200, certified eight-times platinum in the U.S. and having sold more than 11 million copies worldwide, topping charts in four countries. All the Right Reasons spun off seven multi-format singles and made Nickelback the first band in Nielsen BDS history to send five singles onto the CHR charts.

VIP Packages will also be available through VIP Nation, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information please visit: www.VIPNation.com.

    NICKELBACK 2012 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES:
    Date                                    City               Venue                    On Sale Date
    April 10,
     2012                                   Moline, IL         i wireless Center        January 21
    April 12,
     2012                                   Grand Rapids, MI   Van Andel Arena          January 21
    April 14,
     2012                                   Detroit, MI        Joe Louis Arena          January 21
    April 15,
     2012                                   Columbus, OH       Schottenstein Center     January 28
    April 19,
     2012                                   New York, NY       Madison Square Garden    January 21
    April 21,
     2012                                   Montreal, PQ       Bell Centre              January 21
    April 22,
     2012                                   Toronto, ON        Air Canada Centre        January 21
    April 24,
     2012                                   Philadelphia, PA   Wells Fargo Center       January 21
    April 25,
     2012                                   Pittsburgh, PA     Consol Energy Center     January 21
    April 27,
     2012                                   Hartford, CT       XL Center                January 20
    April 28,
     2012                                   Worcester, MA      DCU Center               January 21
    April 30,
     2012                                   Washington, DC     Verizon Center           January 20
    May 2, 2012                             Atlanta, GA        Philips Arena            January 21
    May 4, 2012                             Orlando, FL        Amway Center             January 28
    May 5, 2012                             Ft. Lauderdale, FL Bank Atlantic Center     January 21
    May 15,
     2012                                   Edmonton, AB       Rexall Place             January 21
    May 16,
     2012                                   Calgary, AB        Scotiabank Saddledome    January 21
    May 18,
     2012                                   Saskatoon, SK      Credit Union Centre      January 21
    May 20,
     2012                                   Fargo, ND          Fargodome                January 28
    May 22,
     2012                                   Omaha, NE          CenturyLink Center Omaha January 21
    May 23,
     2012                                   Minneapolis, MN    Target Center            January 21
    May 25,
     2012                                   Milwaukee, WI      Bradley Center           January 21
    May 26,
     2012                                   Louisville, KY     KFC Yum! Center          January 21
    May 29,
     2012                                   St. Louis, MO      Scottrade Center         January 21
    May 30,
     2012                                   Chicago, IL        Allstate Arena           January 21
    June 1,
     2012                                   Dallas, TX         American Airlines Center January 21
    June 2,
     2012                                   Houston, TX        Toyota Center            January 21
    June 5,
     2012                                   Kansas City, MO    Sprint Center            January 21
    June 7,
     2012                                   Tulsa, OK          BOK Center               January 21
    June 8,
     2012                                   Wichita, KS        Intrust Bank Arena       January 21
    June 10,
     2012                                   Denver, CO         Pepsi Center             January 21
    June 12,
     2012                                   Salt Lake City UT  Energy Solutions Arena   January 21
    June 15,
     2012                                   Los Angeles, CA    Staples Center           January 21
    June 18,
     2012                                   San Jose, CA       HP Pavilion              January 20
    June 20,
     2012                                   Nampa, ID          Idaho Center             January 21
    June 21,
     2012                                   Portland, OR       Rose Garden              January 21
    June 23,
     2012                                   Tacoma, WA         Tacoma Dome              January 21
    June 24,
     2012                                   Spokane, WA        Spokane Arena            January 21
    June 26,
     2012                                   Vancouver, BC      Rogers Arena             January 21

For more complete ticket and tour information, please visit: Nickelback.com, Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

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