Scorpions and Whitesnake to Embark on 2022 North American Tour

2021-05-11

The Scorpions

Scorpions – Story by Cat Badra, photo by Marc Theis

Scorpions, Whitesnake and Thundermonther have announced a fall 2022 North American run

Scorpions are true rock believers, as the classic metal icons recently released a new album, titled “Rock Believer,” and have a new slate of tour dates to go with it. The band as official announced a 2022 North American tour in support the new record, with openers Whitesnake, who will be on their farewell tour. Thundermother, out of Sweden, will open for the entire Scorpions, Whitesnake run.

The trek, dubbed the “Rock Believer Tour,” sets off August 21st in Toronto, Canada, and closes out Oct. 21 in Las Vegas. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday (May 13) at 10 a.m. local time via Ticketmaster.

“After the amazing start we’ve had with our residency in Las Vegas, it’s about time to come back for a real tour to rock the U.S. like a hurricane again,” Scorpions vocalist Klaus Meine said in a statement.

Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale added, “Once again it’s time to feel the sting of the Scorpions & the bite of the Whitesnake!!! Can’t Wait!!!”

“Rock Believer” arrived in February of this year, and it marked the group’s first full-length in seven years. It also marks the band’s first album with drummer Mikkey Dee. Meanwhile, Whitesnake are currently on their farewell tour in Europe.

Scorpions 2022 North American Tour Dates with Whitesnake and Thundermother:

08/21 – Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage
08/24 – Quebec City, QC @ Centre Videotron
08/27 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Center
08/30 – Detroit, MI @ Pine Knob Music Theatre
09/01 – Rosemont, IL @ Allstate Arena
09/05 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Borgata Casino *
09/07 – Belmont Park, NY @ UBS Arena
09/09 – Mashantucket, CT @ Foxwoods Casino *
09/12 – Hollywood, FL @ Hard Rock Live
09/14 – Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
09/17 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
09/19 – El Paso, TX @ Don Haskins Center
09/21 – Tulsa, OK @ BOK Arena
09/24 – San Antonio, TX @ Freeman Coliseum
09/27 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
09/29 – Denver, CO @ Ball Arena
10/01 – San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena
10/04 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
10/07 – Fresno, CA @ Save Mart Center
10/09 – Portland, OR @ Moda Center
10/13 – Spokane, WA @ Spokane Arena
10/15 – Tacoma, WA @ Tacoma Dome
10/18 – Oakland, CA @ Oakland Coliseum
10/21 – Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay

* = no Whitesnake

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