Up! Tour

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Up! Tour
Tour by Shania Twain
Up! Tour poster.jpg
Promotional poster for the tour
Associated album Up!
Start date 25 September 2003
End date 10 July 2004
Legs 3
No. of shows 28 in Europe
85 in North America
113 Total
Box office $87 million (96 shows)[1]
Shania Twain concert chronology

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. According to Billboard magazine, the tour grossed $87 million from 96 reported shows between 2003 and 2004.[1]

Opening acts[edit]

  • Emerson Drive (North America) (select venues)
  • James Otto (North America) (select venues)
  • Björn Againe (Europe) (select venues)

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 Tickets sold / Available Revenue
North America[2][3]
25 September 2003 Hamilton Canada FirstOntario Centre 18,573 / 18,573
27 September 2003 Ottawa Canadian Tire Centre
29 September 2003 Pittsburgh United States Mellon Arena 12,950 / 13,210 $841,755
30 September 2003 Buffalo KeyBank Center 15,353 / 19,968 $948,735
2 October 2003 Toronto Canada Air Canada Centre 38,000 / 38,000
3 October 2003
4 October 2003 Grand Rapids United States Van Andel Arena 12,569 / 12,569 $807,770
7 October 2003 Boston TD Garden 17,352 / 17,352 $1,175,490
8 October 2003 East Rutherford Izod Center 17,393 / 19,003 $1,024,590
10 October 2003 Philadelphia Wells Fargo Center 19,526 / 19,526 $1,282,240
11 October 2003 Albany Times Union Center 15,554 / 15,554 $1,055,175
12 October 2003 Uniondale Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum 14,682 / 17,751 $830,905
14 October 2003 New York City Madison Square Garden 15,706 / 19,018 $871,760
15 October 2003 Uncasville Mohegan Sun Arena
17 October 2003 Washington, D.C. Verizon Center 16,672 / 16,969 $1,129,301
18 October 2003 Cleveland Quicken Loans Arena 18,120 / 20,641 $1,048,235
21 October 2003 Indianapolis Bankers Life Fieldhouse 16,406 / 18,042 $671,750
22 October 2003 Chicago United Center 14,567 / 16,951 $1,034,380
24 October 2003 Auburn Hills The Palace of Auburn Hills 40,320 / 40,320 $2,441,740
25 October 2003
27 October 2003 Madison Kohl Center 15,940 / 16,712 $946,922
28 October 2003 Saint Paul Xcel Energy Center 20,554 / 20,554 $1,200,330
29 October 2003 Milwaukee BMO Harris Bradley Center 14,839 / 18,397 $776,408
21 November 2003 Houston Toyota Center 16,335 / 17,198 $640,830
22 November 2003 San Antonio AT&T Center 11,316 / 17,617 $726,244
23 November 2003 Dallas American Airlines Center 15,988 / 16,816 $807,780
25 November 2003 Oklahoma City Chesapeake Energy Arena 12,068 / 16,000 $729,100
28 November 2003 St. Louis Scottrade Center 18,101 / 21,209 $789,775
29 November 2003 Kansas City Kemper Arena 16,141 / 18,574 $724,091
1 December 2003 Denver Pepsi Center 16,928 / 16,928 $996,205
2 December 2003 Salt Lake City Vivint Smart Home Arena
4 December 2003 Calgary Canada Scotiabank Saddledome 16,869 / 16,869 $1,204,909
5 December 2003 Edmonton Northlands Coliseum 16,375 / 16,375 $1,139,349
7 December 2003 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum 33,396 / 33,396 $2,350,228
8 December 2003
11 December 2003 Portland United States Moda Center 14,091 / 16,697 $882,455
13 December 2003 Sacramento Sleep Train Arena 16,519 / 16,519 $1,172,328
14 December 2003 San Jose SAP Center 16,199 / 16,199 $1,111,660
16 December 2003 Anaheim Honda Center 15,279 / 15,279 $948,985
17 December 2003 San Diego Viejas Arena 10,267 / 11,471 $686,840
19 December 2003 Phoenix Talking Stick Resort Arena 15,736 / 15,736 $1,120,175
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 18,300 / 18,300
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 Arena
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 Frankfurt
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 15,779 / 17,992 $954,666
24 April 2004 Knoxville Thompson–Boling Arena 12,247 / 12,950 $746,515
27 April 2004 North Charleston North Charleston Coliseum
28 April 2004 Columbia Colonial Life Arena
30 April 2004 Charlotte Spectrum Center 10,000 / 23,000
1 May 2004 Raleigh PNC Arena
4 May 2004 Richmond Richmond Coliseum 10,813 / 10,813 $672,460
5 May 2004 Uncasville Mohegan Sun Arena
6 May 2004 Montreal Canada Bell Centre 18,092 / 18,092 $1,219,545
8 May 2004 Quebec City Colisée Pepsi 12,287 / 13,000 $833,338
10 May 2004 London Budweiser Gardens 10,269 / 10,269 $781,589
11 May 2004
13 May 2004 Charleston United States Charleston Civic Center 9,209 / 12,855 $508,055
14 May 2004 Fort Wayne Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
16 May 2004 Grand Rapids Van Andel Arena 12,450 / 12,450 $822,580
19 May 2004 Louisville Freedom Hall 16,246 / 18,120 $659,760
21 May 2004 Columbus Value City Arena 17,359 / 17,359 $875,410
22 May 2004 Cincinnati U.S. Bank Arena 16,220 / 17,838 $819,950
24 May 2004 Moline iWireless Center 11,016 / 11,016 $782,215
25 May 2004 Omaha CenturyLink Center Omaha 16,208 / 16,208 $1,110,670
3 June 2004 Ashwaubenon Resch Center 10,019 / 10,019 $776,255
4 June 2004 Saint Paul Xcel Energy Center 16,277 / 16,277 $1,199,355
5 June 2004 Fargo Fargodome 13,791 / 17,500 $861,575
8 June 2004 Winnipeg Canada MTS Centre 15,028 / 15,028 $1,031,442
9 June 2004 Saskatoon SaskTel Centre 22,868 / 22,868 $1,580,249
11 June 2004
12 June 2004 Edmonton Northlands Coliseum 12,159 / 12,159 $825,270
14 June 2004 Calgary Scotiabank Saddledome 14,268 / 14,268 $977,606
17 June 2004 Vancouver Pacific Coliseum 12,203 / 12,203 $820,047
18 June 2004 Seattle United States KeyArena 13,946 / 13,946 $920,535
19 June 2004 Spokane Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena 11,755 / 11,755 $803,655
22 June 2004 Fresno Save Mart Center 15,024 / 15,024 $1,080,544
23 June 2004 Los Angeles Staples Center 16,547 / 17,515 $905,928
26 June 2004 Lubbock United Supermarkets Arena
29 June 2004 New Orleans Smoothie King Center 14,423 / 15,800 $908,080
30 June 2004 Birmingham Legacy Arena at The BJCC
2 July 2004 Greenville Bon Secours Wellness Arena 14,178 / 15,000 $523,055
6 July 2004 Orlando Amway Center
7 July 2004 Jacksonville Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
9 July 2004 Tampa St. Pete Times Forum 21,004 / 21,004
10 July 2004 Sunrise Office Depot Center

Broadcasts and recordings[edit]

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. ^ a b Bob Allen (July 17, 2015). "Shania Twain's Farewell Tour Launches With Sell-Out Shows". Billboard. (Prometheus Global Media). Retrieved July 18, 2015. 
  2. ^ Jeckell, Barry A. (18 August 2003). "Twain To Take 'Up!' On The Road". Billboard. 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.