Bruce Springsteen announces 9-week The River Tour

Bruce Springsteen announces 9-week The River Tour

NEW YORK (AP) — 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.

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Source: “Associated Press”