Up! Tour

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Up! Tour
Up! Tour poster.jpg
Promotional poster for the tour
Tour by Shania Twain
Associated album Up!
Start date 25 September 2003
End date 10 July 2004
Legs 3
Shows 28 in Europe
85 in North America
113 Total
Shania Twain concert chronology
  • Up! Tour
  • (2003–04)

The Up! Tour was the second concert tour by Canadian singer–songwriter Shania Twain. It was launched in support of her fourth studio album Up! (2002). The show reached North America and Europe. The tour became one of the highest grossing tours in 2004, estimated to have grossed over US$100 million.[1]

Opening acts[edit]

Set list[edit]


Band[edit]

  • Marc Muller - Pedal, Steel, Guitar
  • Randal Walker - Guitar
  • Brent Barcus - Guitar
  • Andy Cichon - Bass
  • J.D. Blaire - Drums
  • Roddy Chong - Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin, Percussion
  • Allison Cornell - Fiddle, Keyboards, Mandolin
  • Hardy Hemphill - Keyboards, Percussion, Harmonica, Accordion
  • Cory Churko - Guitar, Fiddle

Tour dates[edit]

Twain performing during her 2003 world tour
Date City Country Venue
North America[2][3]
25 September 2003 Hamilton Canada Copps Coliseum
27 September 2003 Ottawa Corel Centre
29 September 2003 Pittsburgh United States Mellon Arena
30 September 2003 Buffalo HSBC Arena
2 October 2003 Toronto Canada Air Canada Centre
3 October 2003
4 October 2003 Grand Rapids United States Van Andel Arena
7 October 2003 Boston Fleet Center
8 October 2003 East Rutherford Continental Airlines Arena
10 October 2003 Philadelphia First Union Center
11 October 2003 Albany Pepsi Arena
12 October 2003 Uniondale Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
14 October 2003 New York City Madison Square Garden
15 October 2003 Uncasville Mohegan Sun Arena
17 October 2003 Washington, D.C. MCI Center
18 October 2003 Cleveland Gund Arena
21 October 2003 Indianapolis Conseco Fieldhouse
22 October 2003 Chicago United Center
24 October 2003 Auburn Hills The Palace of Auburn Hills
25 October 2003
27 October 2003 Madison Kohl Center
28 October 2003 St. Paul Xcel Energy Center
29 October 2003 Milwaukee Bradley Center
21 November 2003 Houston Toyota Center
22 November 2003 San Antonio SBC Center
23 November 2003 Dallas American Airlines Center
25 November 2003 Oklahoma City Ford Center
28 November 2003 St. Louis Savvis Center
29 November 2003 Kansas City Kemper Arena
1 December 2003 Denver Pepsi Center
2 December 2003 Salt Lake City Delta Center
4 December 2003 Calgary Canada Pengrowth Saddledome
5 December 2003 Edmonton Rexall Place
7 December 2003 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum
8 December 2003
11 December 2003 Portland United States Rose Garden
13 December 2003 Sacramento ARCO Arena
14 December 2003 San Jose HP Pavilion at San Jose
16 December 2003 Anaheim Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim
17 December 2003 San Diego Cox Arena at Aztec Bowl
19 December 2003 Phoenix America West Arena
20 December 2003 Las Vegas Mandalay Bay Events Center
Europe
11 February 2004 Paris France Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy
13 February 2004 Sheffield England Hallam FM Arena
14 February 2004 Newcastle Telewest Arena
16 February 2004 London Wembley Arena
17 February 2004
19 February 2004 Belfast Northern Ireland Odyssey Arena
20 February 2004
22 February 2004 Glasgow Scotland Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
23 February 2004 Birmingham England National Exhibition Centre
26 February 2004 Manchester Manchester Evening News Arena
28 February 2004 Hamburg Germany Color Line Arena
1 March 2004 Stuttgart Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle
2 March 2004 Munich Olympiahalle
4 March 2004 Rotterdam Netherlands The Ahoy
5 March 2004
7 March 2004 Birmingham England National Exhibition Centre
8 March 2004 Sheffield Hallam FM Arena
10 March 2004 Glasgow Scotland Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
11 March 2004 Newcastle England Telewest Arena
14 March 2004 Stockholm Sweden Stockholm Globe Arena
16 March 2004 Helsinki Finland Hartwall Areena
18 March 2004 Oslo Norway Oslo Spektrum
20 March 2004 Berlin Germany Max-Schmeling-Halle
22 March 2004 Vienna Austria Wiener Stadthalle
23 March 2004 Munich Germany Olympiahalle
25 March 2004 Frankfurt Festhalle
26 March 2004
29 March 2004 Cologne Kölnarena
30 March 2004 Antwerp Belgium Sportpaleis
North America[4][5]
19 April 2004 Pensacola United States Pensacola Civic Center
23 April 2004 Atlanta Philips Arena
24 April 2004 Knoxville Thompson-Boling Arena
27 April 2004 Charleston North Charleston Coliseum
28 April 2004 Columbia Colonial Center
30 April 2004 Charlotte Charlotte Coliseum
1 May 2004 Raleigh RBC Center
4 May 2004 Richmond Richmond Coliseum
5 May 2004 Uncasville Mohegan Sun Arena
6 May 2004 Montreal Canada Bell Centre
8 May 2004 Quebec City Pepsi Coliseum
10 May 2004 London John Labatt Centre
11 May 2004
13 May 2004 Charleston United States Charleston Civic Center
14 May 2004 Fort Wayne Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
16 May 2004 Grand Rapids Van Andel Arena
19 May 2004 Louisville Freedom Hall
21 May 2004 Columbus, Ohio Value City Arena
22 May 2004 Cincinnati U.S. Bank Arena
24 May 2004 Moline The MARK of the Quad Cities
25 May 2004 Omaha Qwest Center Omaha
3 June 2004 Green Bay Resch Center
4 June 2004 St. Paul Xcel Energy Center
5 June 2004 Fargo Fargodome
8 June 2004 Winnipeg Canada Winnipeg Arena
9 June 2004 Saskatoon Saskatchewan Place
11 June 2004
12 June 2004 Edmonton Rexall Place
14 June 2004 Calgary Pengrowth Saddledome
17 June 2004 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum
18 June 2004 Seattle United States KeyArena
19 June 2004 Spokane Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
22 June 2004 Fresno Save Mart Center
23 June 2004 Los Angeles Staples Center
26 June 2004 Lubbock United Spirit Arena
29 June 2004 New Orleans New Orleans Arena
30 June 2004 Birmingham BJCC Arena
2 July 2004 Greenville BI-LO Center
6 July 2004 Orlando TD Waterhouse Centre
7 July 2004 Jacksonville Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
9 July 2004 Tampa St. Pete Times Forum
10 July 2004 Ft. Lauderdale Office Depot Center

Broadcasts and recordings[edit]

Main article: Up! Live in Chicago

Before the tour commenced, Twain performed a series of free concerts in the United States and the United Kingdom. The official DVD for the Up! Tour was filmed on 27 July 2003 at Grant Park in Chicago. The performance later aired on NBC and CBC in August 2003, with the DVD released in November 2003. The performances of "She's Not Just a Pretty Face" and "It Only Hurts When I'm Breathing" were later used as music videos to promote the aforementioned singles. Up! Live in Chicago has been certified platinum by the RIAA for shipments of over 500,000 copies in the United States. It has also been certified platinum in Australia for shipments of 15 000 copies.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography". Country Music Television. Canada: Corus Entertainment Inc. Retrieved 200-01-04.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ Jeckell, Barry A. (18 August 2003). "Twain To Take 'Up!' On The Road". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  3. ^ Zahlaway, Jon (5 November 2003). "Shania Twain expands tour plans, readies live DVD". Live Daily. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  4. ^ Evans, Rob (26 November 2003). "Shania Twain unveils plans for spring arena dates". Live Daily. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  5. ^ Zahlaway, Jon (15 April 2004). "Shania Twain to launch new round of North American dates". Live Daily. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  6. ^ "ARIA Charts - Accreditations - 2004 DVD". ARIA. Australian Recording Industry Association Ltd. Retrieved 4 January 2009.