For Those About to Rock Tour

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The For Those About to Rock Tour (also known as the Cannon and Bell Tour) was the supporting tour for the album For Those About to Rock We Salute You by the Australian hard rock band AC/DC through 1981 to 1982.

For Those About To Rock Tour
Tour by AC/DC
Associated album For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)
Start date 11 November 1981 (1981-11-11)
End date 15 December 1982 (1982-12-15)
Legs 5
AC/DC concert chronology

Background[edit]

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
First North American Leg[1]
11 November 1981 Seattle United States Seattle Center Coliseum
14 November 1981 Detroit Cobo Hall
15 November 1981
16 November 1981
17 November 1981 Milwaukee The MECCA Arena
19 November 1981 Rosemont Rosemont Horizon
20 November 1981
21 November 1981
22 November 1981 Bloomington Met Center
23 November 1981
25 November 1981 Cincinnati Riverfront Coliseum
26 November 1981 St. Louis Checkerdome
28 November 1981 Indianapolis Market Square Arena
29 November 1981 Richfield Richfield Coliseum
30 November 1981 Lexington Rupp Arena
1 December 1981 East Rutherford Meadowlands Arena
2 December 1981 New York City Madison Square Garden
3 December 1981 Hartford XL Center
4 December 1981 Providence Providence Civic Center
6 December 1981 East Rutherford Brendan Byrne Arena[2]
7 December 1981 Philadelphia The Spectrum
8 December 1981
10 December 1981 Toronto Canada Maple Leaf Gardens
11 December 1981
12 December 1981 Montreal Montreal Forum
14 December 1981 Boston United States Boston Garden
15 December 1981
16 December 1981 Rochester Rochester Community War Memorial
17 December 1981
20 December 1981 Landover Capital Centre
21 December 1981
Second North American Leg[3]
17 January 1982 Birmingham United States Birmingham–Jefferson Convention Complex
18 January 1982 Nashville Nashville Municipal Auditorium
19 January 1982 Memphis Mid-South Coliseum
20 January 1982 Atlanta The Omni
21 January 1982
23 January 1982 Baton Rouge Riverside Centroplex
24 January 1982 Mobile Municipal Auditorium
27 January 1982 Pembroke Pines Hollywood Sportatorium
28 January 1982 Lakeland Lakeland Civic Center
29 January 1982
1 February 1982 Dallas Reunion Arena
2 February 1982
3 February 1982 Houston Lakewood Church Central Campus
4 February 1982
7 February 1982 Salt Lake City Salt Palace
9 February 1982 Seattle Seattle Coliseum
10 February 1982
11 February 1982
12 February 1982
14 February 1982 Daly City Cow Palace
15 February 1982
16 February 1982
18 February 1982 Denver McNichols Sports Arena
19 February 1982
21 February 1982 Los Angeles Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
22 February 1982
23 February 1982
25 February 1982 Phoenix Compton Terrace
Asia Leg[4]
4 June 1982 Osaka Japan Festival Hall
6 June 1982 Expo Hall
8 June 1982 Kyoto Kaikan Hall
9 June 1982 Nagoya Shi Kokaido Hall
10 June 1982 Tokyo Nippon Budokan
First European Leg[5]
29 September 1982 Birmingham England National Exhibition Centre
30 September 1982
1 October 1982 Leeds Queens Hall
3 October 1982 Manchester Manchester Apollo
4 October 1982 Newcastle Newcastle City Hall
5 October 1982
6 October 1982
8 October 1982 Glasgow Scotland Apollo Theatre
9 October 1982
10 October 1982 Edinburgh Edinburgh Playhouse
11 October 1982
13 October 1982 London England Hammersmith Odeon
14 October 1982
15 October 1982
16 October 1982
18 October 1982 Wembley Arena
19 October 1982
21 October 1982 Ballsbridge Ireland Royal Dublin Society Arena
22 October 1982
Second European Leg[6]
26 November 1982 Nuremberg West Germany Messezentrum
27 November 1982 Frankfurt Festhalle Frankfurt
28 November 1982 Munich Olympiahalle
30 November 1982 Lyon France Palais des Sports de Gerland
1 December 1982 Dijon Parc Expo
2 December 1982 Avignon Parc Exposition De Chateaublanc
4 December 1982 Paris Rothonde Du Borget
5 December 1982 Rose Bonbon Club
6 December 1982 Brussels Belgium Vorst Nationaal
9 December 1982 Cologne West Germany Sporthalle
10 December 1982 Dortmund Westfalenhalle
12 December 1982 Zürich Switzerland Hallenstadion
13 December 1982 Saint-Étienne France Parc Expo (Cancelled)
15 December 1982 Nantes Stade de la Beaujoire (Cancelled)
20 December 1982 Lille Stadium Nord Lille Métropole (Cancelled)

Set list[edit]

  1. "Hells Bells" or "Live Wire" ("Live Wire" played twice in Glasgow and Birmingham)
  2. "Have a Drink on Me" (played on occasions during 1982)
  3. "Shot Down in Flames" or "C.O.D."
  4. "Sin City"
  5. "Shoot to Thrill"
  6. "Put the Finger on You" (played on occasions during 1981)
  7. "Back in Black"
  8. "Bad Boy Boogie"
  9. "Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution"
  10. "The Jack"
  11. "What Do You Do For Money Honey" (Played on occasions during 1981)
  12. "Highway to Hell"
  13. "Let's Get It Up" (or "Inject the Venom" played few times on 1981)
  14. "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap"
  15. "Whole Lotta Rosie"
  16. "Let There Be Rock"

Encore:

  1. "You Shook Me All Night Long"
  2. "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)"
  3. "T.N.T"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "AC/DC The Archives". Electric Shock. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  2. ^ "AC/DC EQUATES MUSIC WITH WAR", New York Times, 9 Dec. 1981.
  3. ^ "AC/DC The Archives". Electric Shock. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  4. ^ "AC/DC The Archives". Electric Shock. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  5. ^ "AC/DC The Archives". Electric Shock. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  6. ^ "AC/DC The Archives". Electric Shock. Retrieved 2009-12-03.