U2 Announces First European "Elevation 2001" Dates

The first 16 cities on U2's European leg have been confirmed. UK tickets go on sale March 9; for Utrecht and Slane, March 10. Registered members of U2.COM will be able to participate in an advance sale of a limited number of tickets for each show. The leg culminates with a 10-hour show at Slane Castle with support from the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Coldplay, Kelis, JJ72 and Relish.

European Leg of Elevation 2001:

July 6 Copenhagen, Denmark
July 9 Stockholm, Sweden
July 12 Cologne, Germany
July 15 Munich, Germany
July 21 Imola, Italy
July 23 Zurich, Switzerland
July 26 Vienna, Austria
July 29 Berlin, Germany
July 31 Utrecht, Netherlands

Aug. 5 Antwerp, Belgium
Aug. 8 Barcelona, Spain
Aug. 11 Manchester, England
Aug. 14 Birmingham, England
Aug. 18 London, England
Aug. 25 Slane, Ireland