The Rolling Stones have announced that AWOLNATION will be the special guest artist opening their show in Pittsburgh on Saturday, June 20 at the Heinz Field. ZIP CODE, the band's 15-city North American stadium tour, kicks off in San Diego on May 24, and will also be making stops in Columbus, Minneapolis, Arlington, Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Raleigh, Indianapolis, Detroit and Buffalo before wrapping in Quebec on July 15 at Le Festival D'Été de Québec.
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Since the release of their gold-certified debut album, Megalithic Symphony, in 2011, AWOLNATION has found themselves on a number of long-running Billboard chart positions, including 146 weeks on the Independent Albums chart, 111 weeks on the Billboard Top 200 and 105 weeks on the Top Rock Albums chart. Their hit single, "Sail," quickly became a global anthem, and is certified 6x Platinum in the US, and is the second largest charting song in the Billboard Hot 100's 55-year history, amassing hundreds of millions of video views and streaming plays while simultaneously charting around the world. Throughout their career, AWOLNATION has performed countless shows to millions of fans across the globe.
AWOLNATION recently released their new album *Run *featuring the single "Hollow Moon (Bad Wolf)" which reached #1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart.
"Getting a chance to play with the Rolling Stones is something that every artist dreams of, and we couldn't be more excited and honored," said the band.
The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE tour will see Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood head back out on the road after their critically-acclaimed 14 ON FIRE tour in Asia, Europe, Australia and New Zealand in 2014. The iconic band will treat their generations of fans to special one night only shows, with a set packed full of classic Stones hits such as "Gimme Shelter", "Paint It Black", "Jumpin' Jack Flash", "Tumbling Dice" and "It's Only Rock 'N' Roll", as well as special gems from their extraordinary catalog.
The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE will be the first time the rock legends have played North American stadiums since 2005-2007's "A Bigger Bang Tour."
AEG Live's Concerts West is the promoter of The Rolling Stones ZIP CODE tour.