Louisville, KY (March 21, 2013) - The Eagles have announced the initial concerts for the iconic band’s “History of the Eagles” tour, which kicks off on July 6 in Louisville, Kentucky at the KFC Yum! Center with 11 concerts scheduled through July 25. In celebration of the release of the band’s documentary, History of the Eagles, which made its television broadcast debut on Showtime last month, the Eagles will perform concerts in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Cleveland, Ohio; Toronto, Ontario; Ottawa, Ontario; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Uncasville, Connecticut; Boston, Massachusetts; Washington, D.C., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Bethel, New York. See below for complete July 2013 tour information. Tickets for all currently announced “History of the Eagles” tour dates go on sale beginning Thursday, March 28 at 10 AM.
The Eagles - Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit - will perform classics spanning their career including “Hotel California,” “New Kid In Town,” “Take It To The Limit,” “One Of These Nights,” “Lyin’ Eyes,” “Rocky Mountain Way,” “Best Of My Love” and “Take It Easy.” Hits from band members’ solo catalogs will also be featured during the evening.
Tickets for the Louisville show $195.00, $135.00, $79.00 and $39.00 (plus applicable fees) go on sale to the public beginning at 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 28 at Livenation.com, Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets and the KFC Yum! Center box office. Charge-by-phone 1-800-745-3000. American Express® Cardmembers can purchase advance tickets for the Louisville show beginning Monday, March 25 at 10 AM EST through Wednesday, March 27 at 10:00 PM EST.
The acclaimed documentary, History of the Eagles, is being released on DVD and Blu-ray on Tuesday, April 30. This exceptional three-disc set includes History of the Eagles Part One and History of the Eagles Part Two, as well as Eagles Live At The Capital Centre - March 1977, featuring never-before-released performances from the Eagles’ two-night stand at Washington, D.C.’s Capital Center during the legendary Hotel California tour.
Seeking to provide an unprecedented and intimate look into the history of the band and the legacy of its music, History of the Eagles is a meticulous creation featuring rare archival material, concert footage, and never-before seen home movies that explore the evolution and enduring popularity of one of the world’s biggest-selling and culturally significant American bands. Preorders are available now through Amazon.com and the Eagles website, www.eaglesband.com; as well as through Ticketmaster when purchasing the DVD package together with concert tickets.