AC/DC’s Black Ice World Tour, which was set to hit Phoenix, AZ on October 1, will be postponed to a later date. Subsequent shows in Las Vegas, Louisville, Kansas City, Des Moines and Milwaukee will also be rescheduled. The tour will resume on October 16 in Washington, DC (see below for full itinerary). Lead singer Brian Johnson recently underwent a medical procedure and at the advice of his doctor is taking some time to rest. The Black Ice World Tour kicked off in October of 2008 and has crisscrossed North America and Europe twice.
This November, the Black Ice World Tour will visit Latin America and by early 2010 the tour will hit Australia and New Zealand. AC/DC’s Black Ice was released globally on October 20, 2008 and topped sales charts in 29 countries. In the U.S. alone, Black Ice sold 780,000 copies in it’s first week and has since sold in excess of 2 million units.
October 16, 2009 Washington DC Verizon Center
October 18, 2009 Buffalo, NY HSBC Arena
October 21, 2009 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center
October 23, 2009 Atlanta, GA Phillips Area
October 25, 2009 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum
October 28, 2009 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena
October 30, 2009 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Arena
November 4, 2009 Oklahoma City, OK Ford Center
November 6, 2009 Austin, TX Frank Erwin Center
November 12, 2009 Mexico City, MX Foro Sol
November 19, 2009 Orlando, FL Amway Arena
November 21, 2009 San Juan, PR Coliseo de Puerto Rico