Synchronicity Tour

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Synchronicity Tour
Tour by The Police
Associated album Synchronicity
Start date 23 July 1983
End date 4 March 1984
Legs 6
No. of shows 66 in North America
38 in Europe
3 in Australasia
107 total
The Police concert chronology

The Synchronicity Tour was a 1983–1984 concert tour by The Police.

During the early tour dates, the band resided at a mansion in Bridgehampton, New York and were flown to the concerts.[1][2] This was the band's final tour as a working unit. It was one of the highest grossing tours of the 1980s.

Opening acts[edit]

Setlist[edit]

The following setlist was obtained from the 18 August 1983 concert; held at the Shea Stadium in New York City, New York. It does not represent all concerts during the tour.

  1. "Instrumental Sequence" (contains elements of "Voices Inside My Head")
  2. "Synchronicity I" / "Synchronicity II"
  3. "Walking in Your Footsteps"
  4. "Message in a Bottle"
  5. "Walking on the Moon"
  6. "O My God"
  7. "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da"
  8. "Wrapped Around Your Finger'
  9. "Tea in the Sahara"
  10. "Spirits in the Material World"
  11. "Hole in My Life"
  12. "Invisible Sun" +
  13. "One World (Not Three)"
  14. "King of Pain"
  15. "Every Breath You Take"
  16. "Murder by Numbers"
  17. "Don't Stand So Close to Me"
Encore
  1. "Roxanne"
  2. "Can't Stand Losing You" / "Reggatta de Blanc"
  3. "So Lonely"

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Country
North America
23 July 1983 Chicago United States Comiskey Park
24 July 1983 St. Louis Checkerdome
25 July 1983 Indianapolis Market Square Arena
28 July 1983 Detroit Joe Louis Arena
29 July 1983
30 July 1983 Richfield Township Richfield Coliseum
2 August 1983 Montreal Canada Spectrum de Montréal
3 August 1983 Olympic Stadium
5 August 1983 Toronto CNE Grandstand
7 August 1983 Rochester United States Holleder Memorial Stadium
8 August 1983 Pittsburgh Civic Arena
10 August 1983 Foxborough Sullivan Stadium
12 August 1983 Hartford Hartford Civic Center
13 August 1983
15 August 1983 Norfolk Scope Auditorium
18 August 1983 New York City Shea Stadium
20 August 1983 Philadelphia John F. Kennedy Stadium
21 August 1983 Landover Capital Centre
22 August 1983
24 August 1983 Bloomington Met Center
25 August 1983
27 August 1983 Winnipeg Canada Winnipeg Arena
29 August 1983 Edmonton Northlands Coliseum
31 August 1983 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum
1 September 1983 Tacoma United States Tacoma Dome
3 September 1983 Portland Portland Memorial Coliseum
5 September 1983 San Diego Aztec Bowl
6 September 1983 Inglewood Hollywood Park Racetrack
8 September 1983 Phoenix Phoenix Municipal Stadium
10 September 1983 Oakland Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum
11 September 1983 Fresno Ratcliffe Stadium
Europe
17 September 1983 Augsburg Germany Rosenaustadion
18 September 1983 Darmstadt Stadion am Böllenfalltor
20 September 1983 Dijon France Palais de Congrès
21 September 1983 Paris Hippodrome de Vincennes
23 September 1983 Nîmes Arènes de Nîmes
24 September 1983 Fréjus Amphithéâtre de Fréjus
26 September 1983 Nantes Stade Marcel Saupin
27 September 1983 Toulouse Palais des Sports de Toulouse
30 September 1983 Madrid Spain Estadio Román Valero
1 October 1983 Barcelona Camp Municipal Narcís Sala
3 October 1983 Lyon France Palais des Sports de Gerland
4 October 1983 Rotterdam Netherlands Sportpaleis van Ahoy
6 October 1983 Cologne Germany Sporthalle Köln
7 October 1983 Hamburg Ernst-Merck-Halle
9 October 1983 Berlin Eissporthalle an der Jafféstraße
10 October 1983 Dortmund Westfalenhallen
13 October 1983 Copenhagen Denmark Brøndby Stadium
14 October 1983 Stockholm Sweden Johanneshovs Isstadion
16 October 1983 Poznań Poland Hala Arena
17 October 1983 Warsaw Stadion Dziesięciolecia
North America
28 October 1983 Miami United States Miami Orange Bowl
29 October 1983 Orlando Florida Citrus Bowl
31 October 1983 Tallahassee Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center
2 November 1983 Atlanta Omni Coliseum
3 November 1983
5 November 1983 Knoxville Stokely Athletic Center
6 November 1983 Lexington Rupp Arena
8 November 1983 Birmingham BJCC Coliseum
10 November 1983 Baton Rouge LSU Assembly Center
11 November 1983 Biloxi Mississippi Coast Coliseum
13 November 1983 Dallas Reunion Arena
14 November 1983
16 November 1983 Houston The Summit
17 November 1983
19 November 1983 Austin Southpark Meadows
20 November 1983 Oklahoma City MCC Arena
22 November 1983 Denver McNichols Sports Arena
24 November 1983 Kansas City Kemper Arena
25 November 1983 Valley Center Brown Arena
27 November 1983 Cedar Falls UNI-Dome
28 November 1983 Champaign Assembly Hall
Europe
8 December 1983 Edinburgh Scotland Edinburgh Playhouse
9 December 1983
11 December 1983 Glasgow Apollo
12 December 1983 Blackpool England Opera House Theatre
14 December 1983 Nottingham Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
15 December 1983 Leeds Queens Hall
17 December 1983 St Austell Cornwall Coliseum
18 December 1983
20 December 1983 Birmingham NEC Arena
21 December 1983
23 December 1983 Brighton Brighton Centre
24 December 1983
27 December 1983 London Wembley Arena
28 December 1983
30 December 1983
31 December 1983
30 January 1984 Rome Italy Palazzo dello Sport
31 January 1984
North America
4 February 1984 Syracuse United States Carrier Dome
5 February 1984 Providence Providence Civic Center
7 February 1984 Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall
8 February 1984 Williamsburg William & Mary Hall
10 February 1984 Greensboro Greensboro Coliseum
11 February 1984
13 February 1984 Charleston Charleston Civic Center
14 February 1984 Cincinnati Riverfront Coliseum
16 February 1984 Memphis Mid-South Coliseum
17 February 1984 Carbondale SIU Arena
19 February 1984 Rosemont Rosemont Horizon
20 February 1984 Milwaukee MECCA Arena
22 February 1984 Buffalo Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
25 February 1984 Honolulu Aloha Stadium
Australasia
29 February 1984 Auckland New Zealand Western Springs Stadium
2 March 1984 Sydney Australia Sydney Showgrounds
4 March 1984 Melbourne Melbourne Showgrounds

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Summers, Andy. "One Train Later". p. 5. Retrieved 2010-06-06. 
  2. ^ Pearce, Garth (18 August 1983). "Shea, yeah, yeah...". The Daily Express.