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Scorpions Announces North American Farewell Tour Dates

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German hard rock/heavy metal legends Scorpions has announced a series of headlining shows in the United States and Canada, where they are rumoured to be joined by the Michael Schenker Group (though no confirmation of this has been made.) The trek is part of their farewell world tour and also in support of their latest album, "Comeblack," a collection of re-recorded songs and cover versions.

The initial tour dates are as follows (more to be announced):

June 8 - Reno, NV - Reno Events Center
June 9 - Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheater
June 11 - Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre
June 12 - Denver, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre
June 14 - Albuquerque, NM - Hard Rock Pavilion
June 15 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre
June 17 - Tucson, AZ - Anselmo Valencia Amphitheater
June 20 - San Diego, CA - Valley View Center Arena
June 22 - Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center
June 23 - Las Vegas, NV - Thomas & Mack Center
June 27 - Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
June 29 - Chicago, IL - Charter One Pavilion
June 30 - Milwaukee, WI - Summerfest
July 2 - Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheater
July 3 - Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
July 6 - Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center
July 7 - Wantagh, NY - Jones Beach Theater
July 11 - Philadelphia, PA - Mann Center for Performing Arts
July 12 - Washington D.C. - Merriweather Post Pavilion

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1. Martin Rodriguez writes:

So hoping you decide to extend the tour and come back to the Great Northwest. Definitely planning a road trip to Cali, just in case you don't extend... and if you do... well, I will see ya twice. :o)

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2. ZMA writes:

I thought their farewell tour was finished already. Weird. Either way Scorpions are awesome.

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