NEW YORK (AP) â€” Bruce Springsteen will kick off a 9-week U.S. tour next year.
On Friday the 66-year-old icon announced The River Tour with the E Street Band, which starts Jan. 16, 2016, in Pittsburgh. Springsteen will play 24 dates & wrap the tour on March 17, 2016, at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena.
Tickets go on sale Dec. 11. The tour moreover will visit Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Atlanta & New York's Madison Square Garden.
p>Friday's announcement of the tour was made the day he released the four-disc "The Ties That Bind: The River Collection," which includes unreleased songs, the original 1980 "The River" album & more.
Before the tour, Springsteen will perform on "Saturday Night Live" on Dec. 19.
Source: “Associated Press”