Medusa Tour

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Medusa Tour
Tour by Elton John
Start date 23 September 1999
End date 10 December 2000
Legs 5
Shows 73 in total
Elton John concert chronology
An Evening with Elton John
(1999)
Medusa Tour
(1999-2000)
Stately Home Tour
(2000)

The Medusa Tour was a concert tour by Elton John that lasted from 1999[1] to 2000. The tour was a continuation of the previous tour, An Evening with Elton John. The tour started on 23 September 1999 in Jacksonville, Florida and came to an end on 10 December 2000 in Montgomery, Alabama.[2]

After visiting Europe in the summer of 2000, Elton John and the band performed Greatest Hits Live. This was a set of three concerts, two of which were at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The two shows at Madison Square Garden were recorded and released as Elton John One Night Only – The Greatest Hits.[3]

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
North America (first leg)
23 September 1999[4] Jacksonville United States Jacksonville Coliseum
24 September 1999 Atlanta Philips Arena
25 September 1999 Paradise MGM Grand Garden Arena
28 September 1999[5] Springfield Springfield Arena
29 September 1999 Rockford Metro Center
1 October 1999[6] Champaign Assembly Hall
2 October 1999 Moline Mark of the Quad Cities
6 October 1999 Daytona Beach Ocean Center
8 October 1999[7] Savannah Savannah Civic Center
9 October 1999 Augusta Richmond County Civic Center
27 October 1999 Mobile Mobile Civic Center
29 October 1999[8] North Little Rock Alltel Arena
30 October 1999 Oklahoma City The Myriad
3 November 1999 Omaha Omaha Civic Auditorium
6 November 1999 Minneapolis Target Center
9 November 1999 Chicago Arie Crown Theater
10 November 1999
15 November 1999 Winnipeg Canada Winnipeg Arena
17 November 1999 Calgary Canadian Airlines Saddledome
18 November 1999 Edmonton Skyreach Centre
North America (second leg)
7 January 2000 Honolulu United States Blaisdell Arena
8 January 2000
9 January 2000
4 February 2000 Columbia Carolina Coliseum
5 February 2000 Fayetteville Crown Coliseum
9 February 2000 Valley Center Kansas Coliseum
11 February 2000 Albuquerque Tingley Coliseum
12 February 2000 Las Cruces Pan American Center
15 February 2000 Tucson Tucson Convention Center
20 February 2000 Reno Lawlor Events Center
17 March 2000 Lakeland Lakeland Center
18 March 2000 Albany Albany Civic Center
5 April 2000 Binghamton Veterans Memorial Arena
7 April 2000 Portland County Civic Center
8 April 2000 Amherst Mullins Center
9 April 2000 Erie Tullio Arena
14 April 2000 Evansville Roberts Stadium
15 April 2000 Indianapolis Conseco Fieldhouse
18 April 2000 Syracuse Oncenter War Memorial Arena
19 April 2000 Trenton Sovereign Bank Arena
21 April 2000 Wilkes-Barre First Union Arena
22 April 2000 Hershey Hersheypark Arena
25 April 2000 Beaumont Montagne Center
28 April 2000 Birmingham B.J.C.C
29 April 2000 Atlanta Philips Arena
Europe
31 May 2000 Copenhagen Denmark Rosenborg Castle
1 June 2000 Reykjavík Iceland Laugardalsvöllur
9 September 2000 Athens Greece Odeon of Herodes Atticus
10 September 2000
16 September 2000 Marbella Spain Estadio De Futbol
Greatest Hits Live
18 October 2000 Wilkes-Barre United States First Union Arena
20 October 2000 New York City Madison Square Garden
21 October 2000
Europe
3 November 2000 Estoril Portugal Unknown Venue
11 November 2000 Paris France L'Olympia
13 November 2000 Oslo Norway Oslo Spektrum
14 November 2000
16 November 2000 Antwerp Belgium Sportpaleis
18 November 2000 Rotterdam Netherlands Ahoy Arena
19 November 2000 Hannover Germany Hannover Arena
21 November 2000 Frankfurt Festhalle Frankfurt
22 November 2000 Dortmund Westfalenhallen
24 November 2000 Zurich Switzerland Hallenstadion
25 November 2000 Vienna Austria Wiener Stadthalle
27 November 2000 Firenze Italy Palasport
28 November 2000 Milan The Forum
North America
2 December 2000 Bossier City United States CenturyTel Center
3 December 2000 Tulsa Tulsa Convention Center
5 December 2000 Johnson City Freedom Hall
6 December 2000 Wheeling Wheeling Civic Center
8 December 2000 Macon Macon Coliseum
9 December 2000 Albany Albany Civic Center
10 December 2000 Montgomery Garrett Coliseum

Set lists[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] eltonography.com. Retrieved 1 September 2011
  2. ^ [2] eltonography.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  3. ^ [3] imdb.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  4. ^ [4] jacksonville.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  5. ^ [5] songkick.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  6. ^ [6] songkick.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  7. ^ [7] savannahnow.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011
  8. ^ [8] littlerock.about.com, Retrieved 1 September 2011

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