It has been revealed today that Foo Fighters will be heading back to Australia and New Zealand in 2015 for a series of huge stadium shows. The full press release details the Australian shows, set to take place in Febuary and March 2015.
Triple M and Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce that rock superstars Foo Fighters will be returning to Australia in February and March 2015 for their biggest shows ever, with very special guests Rise Against.
This will be their first time back in Australia since 2011’s epic Wasting Light tour.
“When I think of the absolute peak of this band’s success or experience it’s that tour ‘coz those shows were just so massive… long… they were just f***ing stadium shows,” Dave Grohl told Triple M.
Triple M will be presenting the Foo Fighters Sonic Highways tour which kicks off 24th February, 2015. Tickets on sale Thursday, 13 November at 10am.
The Foo Fighters will be playing songs from their killer new album Sonic Highways (which is out Nov 10) alongside all your favourite anthems from theirmassive back catalogue like “Everlong,” “Monkey Wrench,” “My Hero,” “Learn To Fly,” “All My Life,” “Best Of You,” “The Pretender,” “Walk” and more!
Two dates in New Zealand have also been announced, taking place before the Australian dates:
Wednesday, 18th February 2015
AMI Stadium, Christchurch (All Ages)
Saturday, 21st February 2015
Mt. Smart Stadium, Auckland (All Ages)
Tuesday, 24th February 2015
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (All Ages)
Thursday, 26th February 2015
ANZ Stadium, Sydney (All Ages)
Saturday, 28th February 2015
Etihad Stadium, Melbourne (All Ages)
Monday, 2nd March 2015
Derwent Entertainment Centre, Hobart (All Ages)
Wednesday, 4th March 2015
Coopers Stadium, Adelaide (All Ages)
Saturday, 7th March
nib Stadium, Perth (All Ages)
Tickets are set to go on sale on November 13th, available via telephone and online.
With the band set to be on the other side of the globe it seems likely other shows in the area will be also follow. A tour in Japan to make up for the cancelled 2012 tour is one possibility. Stay tuned, when we know you’ll know!