Tracker Tour

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Tracker Tour
World tour by Mark Knopfler
A poster showing Mark Knopfler on stage with his band
LocationEurope, North America
Associated albumTracker
Start date15 May 2015 (2015-05-15)
End date31 October 2015 (2015-10-31)
Legs2
No. of shows86
Mark Knopfler concert chronology

The Tracker Tour was a 2015 concert tour by British singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler, promoting the release of his album Tracker. The tour started on 15 May 2015 in Dublin, Ireland, included 86 concerts in two legs, and ended on 31 October 2015 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in the United States.[1]

Description[edit]

The concerts typically consisted of Knopfler and his band performing a sixteen-song set, drawing from each period in the artist's thirty-seven year career, including songs he wrote and recorded for Dire Straits. The tour lineup included Mark Knopfler (guitar, vocals), Guy Fletcher (keyboards), Richard Bennett (guitar), Glenn Worf (bass), Jim Cox (piano, organ, accordion), Ian Thomas (drums), John McCusker (violin, cittern), and Michael McGoldrick (whistles, uilleann pipes). Nigel Hitchcock (saxophone) and Ruth Moody (vocals) appeared with the band for some concerts.[2][3]

Shows[edit]

Date City Country Venue Tickets Sold/Available Box Office
Europe[1]
15 May 2015 Dublin Ireland 3Arena N/A N/A
16 May 2015 Manchester England Phones 4u Arena N/A N/A
17 May 2015 Sheffield Motorpoint Arena Sheffield N/A N/A
19 May 2015 Glasgow Scotland The SSE Hydro N/A N/A
20 May 2015 Newcastle England Metro Radio Arena N/A N/A
22 May 2015 London The O2 Arena N/A N/A
23 May 2015 Birmingham LG Arena N/A N/A
25 May 2015 London Royal Albert Hall N/A N/A
26 May 2015 N/A N/A
28 May 2015 Milan Italy Mediolanum Forum N/A N/A
29 May 2015 Nice France Palais Nikaia N/A N/A
31 May 2015 Salem Germany Salem Schloss N/A N/A
1 June 2015 Zürich Switzerland Hallenstadion N/A N/A
2 June 2015 Paris France Zénith de Paris N/A N/A
3 June 2015 N/A N/A
5 June 2015 Antwerp Belgium Sportpaleis 11,257 / 15,558 $782,447
6 June 2015 Amsterdam Netherlands Ziggo Dome N/A N/A
8 June 2015 Stavanger Norway DNB Arena N/A N/A
9 June 2015 Bergen Koengen [a]
10 June 2015 Oslo Frognerbadet [b]
12 June 2015 Trondheim Sverresborg Arena [c]
13 June 2015 Uppsala Sweden Botaniska Trädgården N/A N/A
14 June 2015 Copenhagen Denmark Tivoli Gardens N/A N/A
16 June 2015 Hamburg Germany O2 World Hamburg N/A N/A
17 June 2015 Dortmund Westfalenhallen N/A N/A
19 June 2015 Mainz Zollhafen Nordmole N/A N/A
20 June 2015 Mannheim SAP Arena N/A N/A
21 June 2015 Cologne Lanxess Arena N/A N/A
4 July 2015 Bad Kissingen Luitpoldpark N/A N/A
5 July 2015 Stuttgart Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle N/A N/A
7 July 2015 Hanover TUI Arena N/A N/A
8 July 2015 Berlin O2 World Berlin N/A N/A
9 July 2015 Leipzig Leipzig Arena N/A N/A
11 July 2015 Munich Olympiahalle N/A N/A
12 July 2015 Oberosterreich Austria Burg Clam [d]
13 July 2015 Kraków Poland Tauron Arena Kraków N/A N/A
14 July 2015 St. Margrethen Austria Römersteinbruch St. Margarethen N/A N/A
16 July 2015 Saint-Julien-en-Genevois France Stade des Burgondes [e]
17 July 2015 Sion Switzerland Sion Sous les Étoiles N/A N/A
18 July 2015 Padua Italy Piazzola sul Brenta N/A N/A
20 July 2015 Barolo Piazza Colbert [f]
21 July 2015 Rome Parco della Musica N/A N/A
22 July 2015 Lucca Piazza Napoleone [g]
24 July 2015 Huesca Spain Auditorio de Lanuza [h]
25 July 2015 Ávila Finco Megosillo [i]
26 July 2015 Seville Estadio de La Cartuja N/A N/A
28 July 2015 Oeiras Portugal Parque dos Poetas [j]
29 July 2015 Santiago de Compostela Spain Multiusos Fontes do Sar N/A N/A
31 July 2015 Barcelona Poble Espanyol N/A N/A
North America[1]
10 September 2015 Vancouver Canada Queen Elizabeth Theatre N/A N/A
11 September 2015 Woodinville United States Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery N/A N/A
12 September 2015
13 September 2015 Portland Keller Auditorium N/A N/A
16 September 2015 Las Vegas The Colosseum at Caesars Palace N/A N/A
18 September 2015 Berkeley Hearst Greek Theatre N/A N/A
19 September 2015 Los Angeles Dolby Theatre N/A N/A
20 September 2015 Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Bowl N/A N/A
21 September 2015 San Diego San Diego Bay [k]
23 September 2015 Morrison Red Rocks Amphitheatre N/A N/A
25 September 2015 Austin The Moody Theater [l]
26 September 2015 Dallas Majestic Theatre N/A N/A
28 September 2015 Kansas City Arvest Bank Theatre N/A N/A
29 September 2015 Minneapolis Orpheum Theatre N/A N/A
30 September 2015 Milwaukee Riverside Theater N/A N/A
2 October 2015 Chicago Chicago Theatre N/A N/A
3 October 2015 Indianapolis Murat Shrine N/A N/A
4 October 2015 Ann Arbor Michigan Theater N/A N/A
6 October 2015 Toronto Canada Massey Hall N/A N/A
7 October 2015 Montreal Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier N/A N/A
9 October 2015 Boston United States Orpheum Theater N/A N/A
10 October 2015 Mashantucket Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino N/A N/A
11 October 2015 Albany Palace Theater N/A N/A
13 October 2015 Pittsburgh Heinz Hall N/A N/A
14 October 2015 Niagara Falls Canada Fallsview Casino Resort N/A N/A
16 October 2015 Red Bank United States Count Basie Theatre N/A N/A
17 October 2015 Philadelphia Academy of Music N/A N/A
18 October 2015 Washington, D.C. Warner Theatre N/A N/A
20 October 2015 New York City Beacon Theatre N/A N/A
21 October 2015 N/A N/A
22 October 2015 Durham Durham Performing Arts Center N/A N/A
24 October 2015 Atlanta Chastain Park Amphitheater N/A N/A
25 October 2015 North Charleston North Charleston Performing Arts Center N/A N/A
27 October 2015 St. Augustine St. Augustine Amphitheatre 3,876 / 3,876 $290,715
28 October 2015 Melbourne King Center For The Performing Arts 1,946 / 1,946 $161,937
30 October 2015 Clearwater Ruth Eckerd Hall N/A N/A
31 October 2015 Fort Lauderdale Au Rene Theater 2,606 / 2,624 $188,960

Setlists[edit]

  • 15 May (Dublin) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Kingdom of Gold" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "I Used to Could", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Mighty Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Our Shangri-La", "Wherever I Go" (with Ruth Moody), "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 25 May (London) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "I Used to Could", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Mighty Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Wherever I Go" (with Ruth Moody), "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 2 June (Paris) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Kingdom of Gold" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver" (with Ruth Moody), "I Used to Could", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Mighty Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "Wherever I Go" (with Ruth Moody), "Our Shangri-La" (with Ruth Moody), "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 6 June (Amsterdam) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Kingdom of Gold" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver" (with Ruth Moody), "I Used to Could", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Mighty Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth", "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Wherever I Go" (with Ruth Moody), "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 14 June (Copenhagen) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "Song for Sonny Liston", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "Brothers in Arms", "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 9 July (Leipzig) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Haul Away", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 13 July (Kraków) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Haul Away", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "Brothers in Arms", "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 21 July (Rome) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth" "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Wherever I Go", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 31 July (Barcelona) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth", "Telegraph Road", Encores: "Brothers in Arms", "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 10 September (Vancouver) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Seattle" (with Ruth Moody), "Kingdom of Gold" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver" (with Ruth Moody), "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Haul Away", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth", "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 13 September (Portland) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Seattle" (with Ruth Moody), "Skydiver" (with Ruth Moody), "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Might Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth", "Telegraph Road", Encores: "Wherever You Go" (with Ruth Moody), "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 23 September (Morrison) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "Speedway at Nazareth", "Telegraph Road", Encores: "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 2 October (Chicago) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Mighty Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "On Every Street", "Speedway at Nazareth", Encores: "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 11 October (Albany) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Kingdom of Gold", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "On Every Street", "Speedway at Nazareth", Encores: "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 17 October (Philadelphia) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Might Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "On Every Street", "Speedway at Nazareth", Encores: "So Far Away", "Piper to the End"[4]
  • 20 October (New York City) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "Laughs and Jokes and Drinks and Smokes", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Might Man", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "On Every Street", "Speedway at Nazareth", Encores: "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]
  • 21 October (New York City) – "Broken Bones", "Corned Beef City", "Privateering", "Father and Son", "Hill Farmer's Blues", "Skydiver", "She's Gone", "Your Latest Trick", "Romeo and Juliet", "Sultans of Swing", "Haul Away", "Postcards from Paraguay", "Marbletown", "On Every Street", "Speedway at Nazareth", Encores: "So Far Away", "Going Home: Theme from Local Hero"[4]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The 9 June 2015 concert in Bergen is a part of Bergen Calling.
  2. ^ The 10 June 2015 concert in Oslo is a part of Norwegian Wood.
  3. ^ The 12 June 2015 concert in Trondheim is a part of Trondheim Festival.
  4. ^ The 12 July 2015 concert in Oberosterreich is a part of Clam Live 2015.
  5. ^ The 16 July 2015 concert in Saint-Julien-en-Genevois is a part of Guitare en Scène.
  6. ^ The 20 July 2015 concert in Barolo is a part of Collisioni Festival.
  7. ^ The 22 July 2015 concert in Lucca is a part of Lucca Summer Festival.
  8. ^ The 24 July 2015 concert in Huesca is a part of Festival Pirineos Sur.
  9. ^ The 24 July 2015 concert in Huesca is a part of Festival Músicos en la Naturaleza.
  10. ^ The 28 July 2015 concert in Oeiras is a part of EDP Cool Jazz Fest.
  11. ^ The 21 September 2015 concert in San Diego is a part of Humphreys Concerts By The Bay.
  12. ^ The 25 September 2015 concert in Austin is a part of Austin City Limits Live.

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Current Tour". Mark Knopfler Official Website. Retrieved 28 January 2015.
  2. ^ "2015 Tracker Tour". MKNews. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Mark Knopfler 2015 Tour Diary". Guy Fletcher. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Mark Knopfler Concert Setlists". Setlist.fm. Retrieved 26 September 2015.

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