OFFICIAL NEWS: Il Volo Announces US TOUR!!!
IL VOLO SCHEDULED FOR FIRST TOUR EVER
17-CITY NORTH AMERICAN TOUR BEGINS SEPTEMBER 24TH IN ATLANTIC CITY
Self-Titled Debut CD Worldwide Sales Pass 500,000
August 2, 2011 (Santa Monica, CA) For the millions of US fans who fell in love with the astonishing talent of IL VOLO following their show-stopping appearance on American Idol, the boys are coming to the US for their highly anticipated first North American tour ever, which opens in Atlantic City on September 24th.
Stopovers will include performances at New York’s Beacon Theatre on October 3rd and LA’s Wiltern Theatre on October 12th. The announcement of their 17 city tour was confirmed today by the national tour promoter Live Nation and Geffen Records. (A complete itinerary of Il Volo’s North American tour follows this release).
Tickets go on sale for the New York, Los Angeles, and Miami dates on August 5th at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com. All other city on sale dates will be announced at ilvolomusic.com. There will be a limited number of VIP packages available @ ilvolomusic.com starting on August 4th at 10:000 am local time. Citi® cardmembers will also have access to presale tickets beginning Thursday, August 4th at 10am local time through Citi's Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Already certified platinum in their homeland and several other countries, IL Volo have captured the hearts of Americans of all ages following their US American Idol debut and appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Good Morning America and Ellen. Their single “O Solo Mio” has been seen by over one million fans on YouTube and their self-titled debut, which is a mix of reimagined classics and original material produced by the multi Grammy Award- winning Humberto Gatica and the world renowned Italian singer/producer Tony Renis, is heading toward platinum status in the US.
Il Volo includes Piero Barone (l8 years old), Ignazio Boschetto (16 years old) and Gianluca Ginoble (l6 years old).
For more information on Il Volo, visit ILVoloMusic.com.
IL VOLO North American Tour Dates:
September 24 Atlantic City, NJ Borgata
September 25 Toronto, ON Roy Thompson Hall
September 28 Chicago, IL Chicago Theater
September 30 Montreal, PQ Place Des Arts
October 02 Mashtuckett, CT MGM Theater @ Foxwoods
October 03 New York, NY Beacon Theater (On Sale 8/5)
October 06 Miami, FL Jackie Gleason (On Sale 8/5)
October 08 Bahamas Atlantis Resort
October 09 Melbourne, FL Maxwell King for Performing Arts
October 11 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theater
October 12 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern Theater (On Sale 8/5)
October 14 San Francisco, CA Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium
October 16 Detroit, MI Fox Theater
October 18 Boston, MA The Orpheum
October 20 Washington, DC DAR Constitution Hall
October 21 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theater
October 23 Milwaukee, WI Theater