The Police add dates to final tour

They'll play extra shows in the US

The Police add dates to final tour
The Police have added a number of shows to their summer tour of North America.

The jaunt is expected to be the last tour ever by the band, who reunited last year for their 30th anniversary.

Shows have been added in Grand Rapids, MI with extra shows added in Los Angeles and Wantagh, NY.

As previously reported, Elvis Costello and the Attractions will open on the outing.

Last year’s tour by The Police was the highest grossing tour of the year, selling more then 2.5 million tickets and earning the band $131 million.

The dates are:

Ottawa, Ontario Scotiabank Place (May 1)
Buffalo, NY HSBC Arena (3)
Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena (4)
Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena (10)
Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena (11)
Kansas City, MO Sprint Center (13)
Omaha, NE Qwest Center (14)
Orlando, FL Amway Center (16)
West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre (17)
Woodlands, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (20)
Dallas, TX Center (21)
Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena (23)
Phoenix, AZ Cricket Wireless Pavilion (24)
Chula Vista, CA Coors Amphitheatre (26)
Los Angeles, CA The Hollywood Bowl (27, 28)
Ridgefield, WA Clark County Amphitheatre (July 11)
George, WA The Gorge (12)
Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre (14)
Concord, CA Sleep Train Pavilion (16)
Marysville, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre (17)
West Valley City, UT USANA Amphitheatre (19)
Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre (21, 22)
Milwaukee, WI Marcus Amphitheater (25)
Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Center (26)
Burgettstown, PA Post Gazette Pavilion (28)
Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center (29)
Mansfield, MA Tweeter Center (31)
Saratoga, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center (August 1)
Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center (3)
Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater (4,5)

--By our New York staff.
[url="/about"]Find out more about NME.[/url]

The NME Awards USA 2008 are coming soon -- and it's time to have your say. Vote now by heading to and you could win VIP tickets to the ceremony, which takes place in Los Angeles on April 23.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Kanye West cries on Radio 1: 'That's never happened to me in an interview before'
Will Smith has recorded 'seven or eight' songs with Kanye West
D'Angelo, A$AP Rocky, Father John Misty added to Open'er Festival line-up
Father John Misty adds second Shepherd's Bush Empire show
The Cribs declare that 'punk rock and indie are dead' - watch
James Bay on accusations pop is getting 'boring' : 'Sometimes music isn't...
Ed Sheeran on accepting Brit Award from Russell Crowe: 'I wanted to start quoting...
Paloma Faith says festival bosses have a 'responsibility to show diversity' – watch
Mark Ronson on Brit Awards win: 'I didn't even know we were eligible'
Royal Blood to 'cut Brit Award in half' and share Best Group statue
Kanye West moved to tears during upcoming interview with Zane Lowe
Brit Awards TV audience increases to 5.8m
Noel Gallagher: 'I was fucking heartbroken when I found out Jake Bugg uses a co-writer'
Albums and singles to be released on Fridays under new global plans
Death From Above 1979 pay tribute to the UK during thunderous NME Awards show
Music world reacts to Madonna's fall during her performance at the Brit Awards
Robin Thicke sings medley of U2 and Beatles hits in court during 'Blurred Lines trial
ITV defends decision to censor Kanye West's Brit Awards performance
Midweek Chart Update: Led Zeppelin at Number One with 'Physical Graffiti' reissue
Police confirm Cliff Richard investigation has 'expanded significantly'
Billy Corgan calls for rock stars to take 'aggressive' stance against pop music
Liam Gallagher describes Kanye West as 'utter shit' after Brits performance

More News


Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
Know Your NME

NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM