Follow the Yellow Brick Road Tour

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Follow the Yellow Brick Road Tour
Tour by Elton John
Associated album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Start date 12 March 2014 (2014-03-12)
End date 31 December 2014 (2014-12-31)
Legs 5
Shows 20 in North America
40 in Europe
60 in Total
Elton John concert chronology
The Diving Board Tour
(2013–14)
Follow the Yellow Brick Road Tour
(2014)

Follow the Yellow Brick Road Tour is a concert tour by British musician Elton John taking place in North America and Europe in promotion of the 40th anniversary re-release of 1973's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.[1][2]

Background[edit]

The tour to support the 40th anniversary re-release of 1973's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road started on 12 March 2014 in Beaumont, Texas and will currently end in December 2014 in New York City.[3]

Set list[edit]

  1. "Funeral for a Friend/Love Lies Bleeding"
  2. "Bennie and the Jets"
  3. "Candle in the Wind"
  4. "Grey Seal"
  5. "Levon"
  6. "Tiny Dancer"
  7. "Holiday Inn"
  8. "Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters"
  9. "Believe"
  10. "Philadelphia Freedom"
  11. "Roy Rogers"
  12. "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
  13. "Rocket Man"
  14. "Hey Ahab"
  15. "I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues"
  16. "The One"
  17. "Oceans Away"
  18. "Someone Saved My Life Tonight"
  19. "Sad Songs"
  20. "All the Girls Love Alice"
  21. "Home Again"
  22. "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me"
  23. "I'm Still Standing"
  24. "The Bitch Is Back"
  25. "Your Sister Can't Twist (But She Can Rock 'n Roll)"
  26. "Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting"

Encore

  1. "Your Song"
  2. "Crocodile Rock"

Shows[edit]

Date City Country Venue
North America
12 March 2014 Beaumont United States Ford Arena
13 March 2014 Dallas American Airlines Center
15 March 2014 Birmingham BJCC Arena
16 March 2014 Pensacola Pensacola Bay Center
19 March 2014 Tupelo BancorpSouth Arena
21 March 2014 New Orleans Smoothie King Center
22 March 2014 Bossier City CenturyLink Center
11 June 2014 Charleston Charleston Civic Center
12 June 2014 Virginia Beach Farm Bureau Live
14 June 2014 Charlotte PNC Music Pavilion
15 June 2014[A] Manchester Great Stage Park
Europe
21 June 2014 Leigh England Leigh Sports Village Stadium
22 June 2014 St. Gallen Switzerland AFG Arena
24 June 2014 Nottingham England Capital FM Arena Nottingham
28 June 2014 Buckinghamshire Stoke Park Country Club
29 June 2014 Colchester Colchester Community Stadium
2 July 2014 Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
4 July 2014[B] Calella Spain Jardín Botánico del Cap Roig
5 July 2014 Aalborg Denmark Skovdalen Atletikstadion
6 July 2014 Halle Germany Gerry Weber Stadion
10 July 2014 Fulda Fulda Domplatz
11 July 2014 Dresden Theaterplatz vor der Semperoper
12 July 2014 Kiel Sparkassen-Arena
15 July 2014[C] Carcassonne France Théâtre Jean-Deschamps
16 July 2014[D] Lyon Theatre Romain Fourviere
18 July 2014[E] Carhaix La Prairie de Kerampuilh
19 July 2014 Mainz Germany Nordmole Zollhafen
20 July 2014 Mönchengladbach Warsteiner HockeyPark
22 July 2014[F] Regensburg Schloss Thurn und Taxis
23 July 2014[G] Lörrach Marktplatz Lörrach
24 July 2014[H] Nyon Switzerland Nyon Festival Grounds
26 July 2014[I] Monte Carlo Monaco Salle des Etoiles
North America
13 September 2014 Vancouver Canada Rogers Arena
14 September 2014
17 September 2014 Spokane United States Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
19 September 2014 West Valley City Maverik Center
20 September 2014 Denver Pepsi Center
25 September 2014 Portland Moda Center
27 September 2014 Seattle KeyArena
1 October 2014 Sacramento Sleep Train Arena
2 October 2014 San Jose SAP Center at San Jose
4 October 2014 Los Angeles Staples Center
5 October 2014
Europe
1 November 2014 Madrid Spain Palacio de Deportes de la Comunidad
2 November 2014 Bilbao Bizkaia Arena
5 November 2014 Krakow Poland Kraków Arena
6 November 2014 Minsk Belarus Minsk-Arena
9 November 2014 Saint Petersburg Russia Ice Palace Saint Petersburg
10 November 2014 Helsinki Finland Hartwall Areena
12 November 2014 Copenhagen Denmark Forum Copenhagen
14 November 2014 Gothenburg Sweden Scandinavium
15 November 2014 Oslo Norway Oslo Spektrum
16 November 2014 Stavanger Sørmarka Arena
19 November 2014 Paris France Palais Omnisports Paris Bercy
20 November 2014 Montpellier Park&Suites Arena
22 November 2014 Lille Zénith de Lille Grand Palais
24 November 2014 Hanover Germany TUI Arena
27 November 2014 Munich Olympiahalle
29 November 2014 Nuremberg Nuremberg Arena
30 November 2014 Stuttgart Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle
3 December 2014 Zurich Switzerland Hallenstadion
4 December 2014 Milan Italy Mediolanum Forum
6 December 2014 Barcelona Spain Palau Sant Jordi
9 December 2014 Dublin Ireland The O2
North America
31 December 2014 New York City United States Barclays Center
Festivals and other miscellaneous performances
A This concert was a part of "Bonnaroo Music Festival".
B This concert was a part of "Festival Jardins de Cap Roig".
C This concert was a part of "Festival de Carcassonne".
D This concert was a part of "Les Nuits de Fourvière".
E This concert was a part of "Vieilles Charrues Festival".
F This concert was a part of "Thurn und Taxis Castle Festival".
G This concert was a part of "Stimmen Festival".
H This concert was a part of "Paléo Festival".
I This concert was a part of "Monte-Carlo Sporting Summer Festival".

Tour band[edit]

Sources:[4][5]

Notes[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GYBR Song-by-Song: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road". Elton John. 22 March 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "GYBR Song-by-Song: This Song Has No Title and Grey Seal". Elton John. 8 March 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Elton and the Band for Dublin, Ireland". Elton John. 14 February 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "ELTON FOR AUSTRALIA IN NOVEMBER". Elton John. 20 July 2012. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 
  5. ^ "NEW BASS PLAYER FOR ELTON'S BAND". Elton John. 3 September 2012. Retrieved 27 August 2013.