After finishing their North American run of shows with three festival appearances — Merlefest in May and Bonnaroo and Telluride in June — Robert Plant and the Band of Joy will embark on a European tour.
The Band of Joy has announced 10 shows in July and August. After two Italian shows, the tour runs through France, Switzerland, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Germany and Belgium. More shows are expected to be added, including some shows in the UK.
The following dates are confirmed, with tickets on sale now:
- July 19: Rome, Italy – Capannelle Fiesta
- July 20: Milan, Italy – Arena Civica
- July 22: Nimes, France – Festival de Nimes, Les Roman Arenes
- July 23: Nyon, Switzerland – Paleo Festival
- July 27: St. Petersburg, Russia – New Arena
- July 29: Moscow, Russia – Crocus Hall
- July 31: Kiev, Ukraine – Palace of Sports
- Aug. 2: Warsaw, Poland – Torwar
- Aug. 3: Berlin, Germany – Zitadelle
- Aug. 5: Lokeren, Belgium – Lockersee Festival