LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Grammy nominated and platinum selling recording artists’, Jonas Brothers, announced March 11th the dates and cities for The Jonas Brothers World Tour 2009.The tour, which will take the band to three continents, will feature new music taken from the 06/15 worldwide release of their upcoming Hollywood Records album.
The Jonas Brothers World Tour 2009, presented by Burger King, kicks off in Dallas at New Cowboys Stadium on 06/20 and will take the band throughout the United States and Canada. In addition to their 44city North American trek, Jonas Brothers will also play three European dates including recently sold-out shows at Paris’ Zenith Arena and London’s Wembley Arena plus a just added date at Madrid’s Palacio De Deportes. Additional European shows will be announced soon along with debut tour dates in South America. The Jonas Brothers World Tour 2009 is produced by Live Nation.
On Monday, March 16, Team Jonas fan club members in select cities will have the first opportunity to buy tickets to the summer tour. A pre-sale for CITI card holders in select cities will begin on March 18 through CITI’s Private Pass program.
The Jonas Brothers World Tour 2009 will present the band’s most ambitious production yet and will include a massive 140foot plus stage centered in the arena that aims to give a larger number of Jonas Brothers’ fans a closer, more interactive live concert than they’ve ever experienced before. The show will feature cutting edge technology used in a one of a kind circular water screen, multicolor laser effects, motion automated video screens, a giant crane levitating over the audience plus other surprises that will bring the tour to the next level of concert entertainment.
This tour is going to be about really connecting with our fans, says Joe Jonas. We’ve got new music that’s taking us in new directions plus a mind-blowing production that’s going to surprise everyone. We want to give the audience the summer concert they’re not going to ever forget.The Jonas Brothers are a worldwide phenomenon, said Jason Garner, Chief Executive Officer of Global Music at Live Nation. In 2008 their global tour included 113 concerts and drew nearly 1.2 million fans. The band is now more popular than ever with a new movie, album, TV show and book and we are optimistic that this summer’s tour attendance will reflect that popularity.
"As presenting sponsor of the Jonas Brothers' summer tour for the second year in a row, we're planning a lot of excitement for Jonas Brothers fans beginning with the first tour stop in Dallas on 06/20," said Cindy Syracuse, senior director, cultural marketing, Burger King Corp." We'll be announcing plans for the ultimate HAVE IT YOUR WAY Jonas Brothers 2009 experience in support of the tour over the next few months."
Special guests on The Jonas Brothers World Tour 2009 are American Idol winner and 19 Entertainment/Jive Records’ platinum selling artist, Jordin Sparks, and rising stars, Honor Society.
06/20 – Dallas, TX – New Cowboys Stadium
06/22 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
06/24 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
06/26 – Nampa, ID – Idaho Center
06/27 – Portland, OR – Rose Garden Arena
06/28 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
06/30 – Vancouver, BC – General Motors Place
07/02 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
07/04 – Salt Lake City, UT – Stadium Of Fire
07/05 – Winnipeg, MB – MTS Centre
07/07 – Omaha, NE – Qwest Center
07/08 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
07/09 – Milwaukee, WI – Bradley Center
07/10 – Rosemont, IL – Allstate Arena
07/13 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center
07/14 – East Rutherford, NJ – IZOD Center
07/17 – Boston, MA TD – Banknorth Garden
07/20 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Coliseum
07/24 – Philadelphia, PA – Wachovia Center
07/25 – Pittsburgh, PA – Mellon Arena
07/26 – Detroit, MI – Palace Of Auburn Hills
07/28 – St. Louis, MO- Scottrade Center
07/29 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
08/01 – Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay Events Center
08/03 – San Jose, CA – HP Pavilion at San Jose
08/04 – Sacramento, CA – ARCO Arena
08/05 – Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
08/07 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
08/11- Phoenix, AZ – Jobing.com Arena
08/13 – San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
08/14 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
08/15 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Arena
08/16 – Birmingham, AL – BJCC
08/18 – Tampa, FL St. Pete – Times Forum
08/19 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Bank Atlantic Center
08/21 – Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville Veteransf Memorial
08/22 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
08/23 – Lexington, KY – Rupp Arena
08/25 – Nashville, TN – Sommet Center
08/26 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
08/27 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
08/29 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
08/30 – Toronto, ON – Rogers Centre
08/31 – Ottawa, ON – Scotiabank Place
–by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers