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Published: 2014/01/29

Motley Crue Announce Final Tour Dates, Cessation of Touring Agreement

Following over 30 years of touring, recording and questionable behavior, glam metal stalwarts Mötley Crüe have decided to call it a day. The band held a press conference in Los Angeles yesterday to announce the details of their final run, including that the band has signed a “cessation of touring agreement” that legally prevents them from reuniting following the completion of their farewell tour.

The band revealed the first set of dates for their last hurrah, which will run from July 2 in Grand Rapids, MI, through November 21 in Vancouver. More dates are expected, as the touring agreement is scheduled to take effect at the end of 2015. In addition, Alice Cooper will join Mötley Crüe for the duration of their tour.

In related news, a biopic based on the band’s collaborative autobiography The Dirt is scheduled for release in 2015.

Mötley Crüe Final Tour Dates*

July 2 Grand Rapids, MI—Van Andel Arena
July 4 Milwaukee, WI—Summerfest
July 5 Noblesville, IN—Klipsch Music Center
July 6 Cincinnati, OH—Riverbend Music Center
July 8 Columbus, OH—Schottenstein Center
July 9 Maryland Heights, MO—Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 11 Des Moines, IA—Wells Fargo Arena
July 12 Wichita, KS—INTRUST Bank Arena
July 13 Tulsa, OK—BOK Center
July 15 Cedar Park, TX—Cedar Park Center
July 16 Dallas, TX—Gexa Energy Pavilion
July 18 Albuquerque, NM—Isleta Amphitheater
July 19 Phoenix, AZ—Ak-Chin Pavilion
July 21 Los Angeles, CA—Hollywood Bowl
July 22 Irvine, CA—Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 23 Mountain View, CA—Shoreline Amphitheatre
July 25 Reno, NV—Reno Events Center
July 26 Ridgefield, WA—Sleep County Amphitheatre
July 27 Auburn, WA—White River Amphitheatre
July 29 Wheatland, CA—Sleep Train Amphitheatre
July 30 Chula Vista, CA—Sleep Train Amphitheatre
August 1 Salt Lake City, UT—USANA Amphitheatre
August 2 Denver, CO—Pepsi Center
August 3 Kansas City, MO—Sprint Center
August 5 Sturgis, SD—Sturgis Buffalo Chip
August 6 Sioux City, IA—Tyson Events Center
August 8 Tinley Park, IL—First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
August 9 Clarkston, MI—DTE Energy Music Theatre
August 10 Toronto, ON—Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
August 12 Cuyahoga Falls, OH—Blossom Music Center
August 13 Burgettstown, PA—First Niagara Pavilion
August 15 Pelham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
August 16 Alpharetta, GA—Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park
August 17 Tampa, FL—MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
August 19 Charlotte, NC—PNC Music Pavilion
August 20 Virginia Beach, VA—Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
August 22 Bristow, VA—Jiffy Lube Live
August 23 Camden, NJ—Susquehanna Bank Center
August 24 Mansfield, MA—Xfinity Center
August 26 Saratoga Springs, NY—Saratoga Performing Arts Center
August 27 Allentown, PA—Great Allentown Fair
August 29 Wantagh, NY—Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
August 30 Holmdel, NJ—PNC Bank Arts Center
August 31 Darien Center, NY—Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
October 10 Oklahoma City, OK—Chesapeake Arena
October 11 The Woodlands, TX—Cynthia W. Mitchell Pavilion
October 12 Bossier City, LA—CenturyLink Center
October 14 Louisville, KY—KFC Yum! Center
October 15 Nashville, TN—Bridgestone Arena
October 17 Hollywood, FL—Seminole Hard Rock Live
October 19 Jacksonville, FL—Veterans Memorial Arena
October 21 Greenville, SC—Bon Secours Wellness Arena
October 22 Greensboro, NC—Greensboro Coliseum
October 25 Atlantic City, NJ—Borgata Event Center
October 26/14 Montville, CT—Mohegan Sun Arena
October 29 Syracuse, NY—The OnCenter Complex
November 5 Biloxi, MS—Mississippi Coast Coliseum
November 6 Southaven, MS—Landers Center
November 9 Moline, IL—iWireless Center
November 11 Green Bay, WI—Resch Center
November 12 Madison, WI—Alliant Energy Center
November 13 Omaha, NE—CenturyLink Center
November 15 St. Paul, MN—Xcel Energy Center
November 16 Fargo, ND—FargoDome
November 18 Edmonton, AB—Rexall Place
November 19 Calgary, AB—Scotiabank Saddledome
November 21 Vancouver, BC—Rogers Arena

(*) All dates with Alice Cooper

Comments

There are 19 comments associated with this post

Blooby January 29, 2014, 10:48:05

Dr. Feelgood > Scarlet Begonias?

jaimoe January 29, 2014, 11:05:36

Milkin this tour Motley. Don’t think you guys have enough dates

notajamband January 29, 2014, 11:07:32

There best record was there first “too fast for love” vince lost his voice a long time ago!!! They should call it the retirement tour or the 401K tour!

Ted furthur January 29, 2014, 11:17:25

Lucky for us in Grand Rapids. We get motley Crüe to van andel but we can’t get phish, string cheese widespread or anyone else worth seeing. Why not add Bob Segar and kid rock to the schedule again while their at it… Sucks to live in Grand Rapids. We have this great arena but need to travel to see all the good shows.

Doug R. January 29, 2014, 11:24:51

We know what WE won’t be doing in our hometown on Oct.21st.I saw them in 82,87 & again in 2000.NEVER again after that last fiasco.Smh!!

HappyHourHero January 29, 2014, 11:33:31

Friend of the Devil>Shout at the Devil ?

burning_beard January 29, 2014, 11:34:01

relax folks, most of these dates will probably be cancelled owing to poor ticket sales.
except of course the dates in the redneck belt. the crue!! duuuude!

burning_beard January 29, 2014, 11:34:02

relax folks, most of these dates will probably be cancelled owing to poor ticket sales.
except of course the dates in the redneck belt. the crue!! duuuude!

randy floyd January 29, 2014, 11:45:38

i don’t understand the cessation of touring agreement. why bother? what are they going to do in 5 years when they need more money for blow?

Blooby January 29, 2014, 12:19:53

I knew the comments would be enjoyable for this story.

Two Deez January 29, 2014, 12:50:19

Thx to the Crue for kicking off their 401K tour in Grand Rapids….looks like they beat Phish to the Van Andel this year? And speaking of Phish, they have been touring for 30 years, and seem to be doing just fine. Maybe metal is dead, or should die. And when did Motley Crue become a jamband? Am I missing something.

April Fools, Right? January 29, 2014, 13:11:58

Really? Who?

Tim January 29, 2014, 13:31:43

These guys were entertaining…in 1983.

dk70 January 29, 2014, 13:41:43

I always thought these guys sucked, but the fact that they have lasted this long makes me feel that…..nahhhh, they still suck.

me January 29, 2014, 14:23:37

Say what you will but there was a time when these guys were rockin’... but Tim is correct, it was about 1983… Still love listening to their first album every once in a while… Live Wire is great for what it is… and the second album wasn’t too bad either… anyone in their 40s who listens to rock had at least 1 time in their lives when they would scream “Shout… Shout… Shout… Shout at the Devil!”

jiggy January 29, 2014, 15:53:33

Motley Crue would never play Bonaroo.

GPNocs January 29, 2014, 16:17:05

The only shocking fact to this story is that they were still together. The last time I heard anything about Motley Crue, the movie Teen Wolf was cleaning up at the box office.

ziggy January 29, 2014, 20:47:31

me, not so fast, no screaming crue in my crew…

Pokey January 30, 2014, 09:26:11

I disagree with all of your comments. Motley Crue rocks and I’ve seen them about 7 or 8 times and they have all been super fun shows. so many haters on here and I thought jam band fans had more of an open mind about music, I guess that’s just me.

old school January 30, 2014, 12:26:32

Alice Cooper? scary!!....what a joke!

Ricky Winals February 3, 2014, 22:15:26

Washed up….who cares about these money hungry losers….bashing out 50 years of 3 chord music to empty the fans piggy banks…..yawwwwwnnnnn.

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