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VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 12: Rock band U2 performs on stage during their 'The Joshua Tree World Tour' opener at BC Place on May 12, 2017 in Vancouver, Canada.

With its Joshua Tree Toru 2017 playing to rave reviews in North America, U2 has added a dozen shows — seven in the U.S., one in Mexico and four in South America — to the itinerary. 

The run starts Sept. 3 in Detroit and includes shows in Buffalo, Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Kansas City, St. Louis and San Diego before heading to Mexico City on Oct. 3 and wrapping Oct. 19 in Sao Palo, Brazil.

Tickets for the U.S. dates to on sale June 12, with the others between June 14-16. More details are available at

U2 next plays Wednesday (June 7) at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh and is also playing the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Friday (June 9) in Tennessee. The current North American run wraps June 1 in Cleveland, with European dates starting July 8 in Twickenham, England.

The full list of new shows includes:

3-September                 Detroit, MI                                 Ford Field                                 On sale June 12
5-September                 Buffalo, NY                               New Era Field                            On sale June 12
8-September                 Minneapolis, MN                       US Bank Stadium                      On sale June 12
10-September               Indianapolis, IN                         Lucas Oil Stadium                     On sale June 12
12-September               Kansas City, MO                       Arrowhead Stadium                   On sale June 12
16-September               St. Louis, MO                            The Dome At America’s Center   On sale June 12
22-September               San Diego, CA                          Qualcomm Stadium                   On sale June 12

3-October                     Mexico City, Mexico                  Foro Sol                                   On sale June 14
7-October                     Bogota, Colombia,                    Estadio El Campin                    On sale June 15
10-October                   Buenos Aires, Argentina           La Plata                                    On sale June 15
14-October                   Santiago, Chile                         Estadio Nacional                       On sale June 15
19-October                   Sao Paulo, Brazil                      Morumbi Stadium                      On sale June 16


Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights

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