Pyromania World Tour

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Pyromania Tour
Tour by Def Leppard
Associated album Pyromania
Start date 9 February 1983
End date 7 February 1984
No. of shows 178
Def Leppard concert chronology

"Pyromania World Tour" was a concert tour by British rock band Def Leppard which was the support tour for their third album, Pyromania. This was the first tour without Pete Willis, who left the band in the middle of the recording sessions of the album. Phil Collen replace him in the tour and finish the recording of Pyromania. This was also the first tour of the band as headliners in North America, they played in mid-size arenas, large theaters and stadiums around the United States and Canada. They would also perform at the Rock Pop Festival in Dortmund, Germany on the 17 and 18 December dates with Ozzy Osbourne, Iron Maiden, Scorpions, Judas Priest and Quiet Riot.

Opening acts[edit]

Billy Squier (24 dates)

Setlist[edit]

This setlist is from almost all the concert dates.[1][2]

  1. "Rock! Rock! (Till You Drop)"
  2. "Rock Brigade"
  3. "High 'n' Dry (Saturday Night)"
  4. "Another Hit and Run"
  5. "Lady Strange"
  6. "Billy's Got a Gun"
  7. "Photograph"
  8. "Foolin'"
  9. "Rock of Ages"
  10. "Overture"
  11. "Bringin' On the Heartbreak"
  12. "Switch 625"
  13. "Let It Go'
  14. "Rocks Off"

"Encore":

  1. "Wasted"
  2. "Stagefright"
  3. "Travelin' Band" (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover)

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
Warm-up shows
[3]
9 February 1983 London England Marquee Club
11 February 1983 Dublin Ireland TV Club
Europe I
[4][5]
12 February 1983 Belfast Northern Ireland Ulster Hall
15 February 1983 Annecy France Parc des Expositions
16 February 1983 Metz Salle Europa
17 February 1983 Rouen Exo 7
18 February 1983 Amsterdam Netherlands Paradiso
19 February 1983 Poperinge Belgium Zaal Maeke Blyde
21 February 1983 Manchester England Manchester Apollo
22 February 1983 Edinburgh Scotland Edinburgh Playhouse
24 February 1983 Sheffield England Sheffield City Hall
25 February 1983 Newcastle Newcastle City Hall
26 February 1983 Liverpool Royal Court Theatre
27 February 1983 Bristol Colston Hall
2 March 1983 Birmingham Birmingham Odeon
3 March 1983 Oxford Apollo Theatre Oxford
4 March 1983 London Hammersmith Odeon
6 March 1983 Strasbourg France Tivoli Hall
8 March 1983 Paris Le Bataclan
9 March 1983
10 March 1983 Geneva Switzerland Salle des Fêtes de Thônex
11 March 1983 Grenoble France Alpexpo
12 March 1983 Montpellier Grand Odeon
14 March 1983 Lyon Palais d'Hiver
15 March 1983 Melun Salles Des Fêtes
North America I
[6][7][8][9][10]
18 March 1983 Atlanta United States Omni Coliseum
19 March 1983 Charlotte, North Carolina Charlotte Coliseum
21 March 1983 Portland, Maine Cumberland County Civic Center
22 March 1983 New Haven, Connecticut New Haven Coliseum
25 March 1983 Uniondale, New York Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
26 March 1983 Worcester, Massachusetts The Centrum
27 March 1983 East Rutherford, New Jersey Meadowlands Arena
29 March 1983 Philadelphia The Spectrum
31 March 1983 Richfield, Ohio Richfield Coliseum
1 April 1983 Chicago UIC Pavilion
2 April 1983 Indianapolis Market Square Arena
4 April 1983 Cincinnati Cincinnati Gardens
6 April 1983 Lexington, Kentucky Rupp Arena
8 April 1983 Saint Paul, Minnesota Northrop Auditorium
9 April 1983 Kansas City, Missouri Municipal Auditorium
10 April 1983 Ames, Iowa Hilton Coliseum
12 April 1983 Albuquerque, New Mexico Tingley Coliseum
13 April 1983 Denver McNichols Sports Arena
15 April 1983 Phoenix, Arizona Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
16 April 1983 Irvine, California Irvine Meadows Amphitheater
17 April 1983 Inglewood, California The Forum
18 April 1983 San Diego San Diego Sports Arena
20 April 1983 Seattle Seattle Center Coliseum
21 April 1983 Portland, Oregon Portland Memorial Coliseum
29 April 1983 Odessa, Texas Ector County Coliseum
30 April 1983 Amarillo, Texas Amarillo Civic Center
1 May 1983 Lubbock, Texas Lubbock Municipal Coliseum
2 May 1983 Norman, Oklahoma Lloyd Noble Center
5 May 1983 Monroe, Louisiana Monroe Civic Center
7 May 1983 Austin, Texas Frank Erwin Center
8 May 1983 Dallas Reunion Arena
9 May 1983 San Antonio HemisFair Arena
10 May 1983 Houston Sam Houston Coliseum
12 May 1983 Baton Rouge, Louisiana Riverside Centroplex
13 May 1983 Biloxi, Mississippi Mississippi Coast Coliseum
15 May 1983 Birmingham, Alabama Boutwell Memorial Auditorium
16 May 1983 Nashville, Tennessee Nashville Municipal Auditorium
17 May 1983 Memphis, Tennessee Mid-South Coliseum
18 May 1983 Chattanooga, Tennessee UTC Arena
19 May 1983 Little Rock, Arkansas Barton Coliseum
20 May 1983 Pembroke Pines, Florida Hollywood Sportatorium
21 May 1983 Jacksonville, Florida Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Coliseum
22 May 1983 Lakeland, Florida Lakeland Civic Center
24 May 1983 Fort Myers, Florida Lee County Civic Center
26 May 1983 Greensboro, North Carolina Greensboro Coliseum
27 May 1983 Knoxville, Tennessee Knoxville Civic Coliseum
28 May 1983 Johnson City, Tennessee Freedom Hall Civic Center
29 May 1983 Louisville, Kentucky Louisville Gardens
31 May 1983 Charleston, West Virginia Charleston Civic Center
1 June 1983 Richmond, Virginia Richmond Coliseum
2 June 1983 Hampton, Virginia Hampton Coliseum
3 June 1983 Largo, Maryland Capital Centre
5 June 1983 Pittsburgh Civic Arena
7 June 1983 Quebec City Canada Colisée de Québec
9 June 1983 Montreal Montreal Forum
10 June 1983 Toronto Maple Leaf Gardens
11 June 1983 London, Ontario London Gardens
12 June 1983 Buffalo, New York United States Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
North America II
[11][12]
21 June 1983 Syracuse, New York United States Onondaga County War Memorial Arena
25 June 1983 South Yarmouth, Massachusetts Cape Cod Coliseum
27 June 1983 Allentown, Pennsylvania Allentown Fairgrounds
28 June 1983 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania City Island
30 June 1983 Augusta, Georgia Augusta Civic Center
1 July 1983 Savannah, Georgia Savannah Civic Center
2 July 1983 Fayetteville, North Carolina Cumberland County Memorial Arena
3 July 1983 Columbia, South Carolina Carolina Coliseum
5 July 1983 Dayton, Ohio Hara Arena
6 July 1983 Columbus, Ohio Ohio Center
7 July 1983 Toledo, Ohio Toledo Sports Arena
8 July 1983 South Bend, Indiana Joyce Center
10 July 1983 East Troy, Wisconsin Alpine Valley Music Theatre
11 July 1983 Marquette, Michigan Lakeview Arena
13 July 1983 Winnipeg Canada Winnipeg Arena
14 July 1983 Regina, Saskatchewan Agridome
16 July 1983 Edmonton Northlands Coliseum
18 July 1983 Calgary Stampede Corral
20 July 1983 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum
21 July 1983 Victoria, British Columbia Victoria Memorial Arena
North America III
[13]
2 August 1983 Eugene, Oregon United States Exhibition Hall
3 August 1983 Seattle Seattle Center Coliseum
4 August 1983 Portland, Oregon Portland Memorial Coliseum
5 August 1983 Spokane, Washington Spokane Coliseum
7 August 1983 Salt Lake City Salt Palace
8 August 1983 Casper, Wyoming Casper Events Center
9 August 1983 Rapid City, South Dakota Rushmore Plaza Civic Center
11 August 1983 Omaha, Nebraska Omaha Civic Auditorium
12 August 1983
13 August 1983 West Fargo, North Dakota Red River Valley Fair
14 August 1983 La Crosse, Wisconsin La Crosse Center
15 August 1983 Madison, Wisconsin Dane County Coliseum
17 August 1983 Green Bay, Wisconsin Brown County Arena
18 August 1983 Cedar Rapids, Iowa Five Seasons Center
19 August 1983 Peoria, Illinois Peoria Civic Center
20 August 1983 St. Louis, Missouri Checkerdome
22 August 1983 Erie, Pennsylvania Erie Civic Center
23 August 1983 Syracuse, New York War Memorial Arena
24 August 1983 Providence, Rhode Island Providence Civic Center
25 August 1983 Rochester, New York Rochester Community War Memorial
27 August 1983 Charlevoix, Michigan Castle Farms Music Theatre
30 August 1983 Detroit Joe Louis Arena
31 August 1983
1 September 1983 Fort Wayne, Indiana Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
4 September 1983 Wichita, Kansas Britt Brown Arena
5 September 1983 Daly City, California Cow Palace
7 September 1983 Tucson, Arizona Tucson Convention Center
9 September 1983 Las Vegas Aladdin Theatre for the Performing Arts
10 September 1983 Inglewood, California The Forum
11 September 1983
12 September 1983 Phoenix, Arizona Compton Terrace Amphitheatre
14 September 1983 Fresno, California Selland Arena
15 September 1983 Oakland, California Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum
16 September 1983
17 September 1983 San Diego Jack Murphy Stadium
19 September 1983 Honolulu, Hawaii Neal S. Blaisdell Center
20 September 1983
Europe II
[14][15]
7 October 1983 Stockholm Sweden Draken
9 October 1983 Lund Olympen
10 October 1983 Copenhagen Denmark Saltlageret
12 October 1983 Cologne Germany Sartory-Säle
13 October 1983 Offenbach Stadthalle
14 October 1983 Hamburg Markthalle
16 October 1983 Erlangen Stadthalle
17 October 1983 Munich Löwenbräukeller
18 October 1983 Zürich Switzerland Volkshaus
20 October 1983 Milan Italy Teatro Rolling Stone
21 October 1983 Florence Teatro Apollo
22 October 1983 Bologna Teatro Tenda Parco Nord
23 October 1983 Frankfurt Germany Festhalle Frankfurt
24 October 1983 Hyères France Stade Des Rongiers
26 October 1983 San Sebastián Spain Velódromo de Anoeta
27 October 1983 Madrid Pabellón de Deportes del Real Madrid
28 October 1983 Barcelona Palau Blaugrana
2 November 1983 Bordeaux France Salle du Grand Parc
5 November 1983 Orléans Parc des Expositions
7 November 1983 Clermont-Ferrand Clermont-Ferrand Sports Hall
9 November 1983 Paris Espace Balard
10 November 1983 Lyon Palais d'Hiver
15 November 1983 Brussels Belgium Anciènne Belgique
16 November 1983 Antwerp Hof Ter Lo
3 December 1983 Birmingham England Birmingham Odeon
4 December 1983 Nottingham Royal Centre
5 December 1983 London Hammersmith Odeon
17 December 1983 Dortmund Germany Westfalenhallen
18 December 1983
Asia and Oceania
[16][17][18][19]
24 January 1984 Tokyo Japan Shibuya Public Hall
25 January 1984 Osaka Osaka Kōsei Nenkin Kaikan
26 January 1984 Tokyo Nakano Sun Plaza Hall
29 January 1984 Somersby Australia Gosford Exit (Narara Music Festival '84)
30 January 1984 Sydney Selina's Coogee Bay Hotel
2 February 1984 Melbourne The Venue
7 February 1984 Bangkok Thailand Indoor Stadium Huamark

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