Welcome to My Nightmare Tour

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Welcome to My Nightmare Tour
Concert by Alice Cooper
Start date March 21, 1975
End date April 4, 1977
Legs 4
Number of shows 103
Alice Cooper concert chronology
  • Billion Dollar Babies Tour
    (1973–1974)
  • Welcome to My Nightmare Tour
    (1975–1977)
  • King of the Silver Screen Tour
    (1977–1978)

The Welcome to My Nightmare Tour was a worldwide concert tour by American singer-songwriter Alice Cooper. The tour began on March 21, 1975, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, making its way across the United States through to July, then onto Europe in August, ending on September 17 in Antwerp, Belgium. The tour was also supposed to include Australia and New Zealand in 1975 but was successfully banned by Australia's government of the day,[1] only to eventually tour there in March and April 1977.

Setlist[edit]

The setlist of most of the concerts includes:

  1. "Welcome to My Nightmare"
  2. "Years Ago" (part one)
  3. "No More Mr. Nice Guy"
  4. "Years Ago" (part three)
  5. "I'm Eighteen"
  6. "Years Ago" (part four)
  7. Instrumental Medley: "Halo of Flies"/"The Black Widow"/"Didn't we Meet?"
  8. "Some Folks"
  9. "Cold Ethyl"
  10. "Only Women Bleed"
  11. "Years Ago" (part two)
  12. "I Never Cry" (1977 shows only)
  13. "Billion Dollar Babies"
  14. "Devil's Food"
  15. "The Black Widow"
  16. "Steven"
  17. "Welcome To My Nightmare" (reprise)
  18. "Escape"
Encore
  1. "School's Out"
  2. "Department of Youth"

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
North America
March 21, 1975 Kalamazoo United States Wings Stadium
March 24, 1975 Muskegon L. C. Walker Arena
March 25, 1975 Ashwaubenon Brown County Veterans Memorial Arena
March 27, 1975 Evansville Roberts Municipal Stadium
March 28, 1975 Flint IMA Sports Arena
March 29, 1975 Erie Erie County Field House
April 1, 1975 Chicago Chicago Stadium
April 3, 1975 Indianapolis Market Square Arena1
April 4, 1975 Richfield Richfield Coliseum
April 5, 1975 Detroit Olympia Stadium
April 6, 1975 Cincinnati Cincinnati Gardens
April 7, 1975 Dayton Hara Arena
April 8, 1975 Detroit Olympia Stadium
April 10, 1975 Richmond Richmond Coliseum
April 11, 1975 Roanoke Roanoke Civic Center
April 12, 1975 Charlotte Charlotte Coliseum
April 13, 1975 Atlanta Omni Coliseum
April 17, 1975 Tampa Curtis Hixon Hall
April 18, 1975 Pembroke Hollywood Sportatorium
April 20, 1975 Norfolk Norfolk Scope
April 24, 1975 Boston Boston Garden
April 25, 1975 Philadelphia The Spectrum
April 27, 1975 Hartford Hartford Civic Center
April 28, 1975
April 29, 1975 Notre Dame Athletic & Convocation Center
May 1, 1975 Syracuse War Memorial at Oncenter
May 2, 1975 Toronto Canada Maple Leaf Gardens
May 3, 1975 Ottawa Ottawa Civic Centre
May 4, 1975 Niagara Falls United States Niagara Falls Convention Center
May 5, 1975 New York City Madison Square Garden
May 14, 1975 St. Louis Kiel Auditorium
May 16, 1975
May 17, 1975 Fort Worth Tarrant County Convention Center
May 18, 1975 Houston Sam Houston Coliseum
May 21, 1975 Knoxville Knoxville Civic Coliseum
May 22, 1975 Louisville Louisville Gardens
May 23, 1975 Memphis Mid-South Coliseum
May 24, 1975 Mobile Mobile Civic Center
May 25, 1975 Nashville Nashville Municipal Auditorium
May 26, 1975 Atlanta The Omni
May 27, 1975 Johnson City Freedom Hall Civic Center
May 28, 1975 Huntsville Von Braun Civic Center
May 29, 1975 Little Rock Barton Coliseum
May 30, 1975 Shrevport Hirsch Memorial Coliseum
May 31, 1975 Oklahoma City Fairgrounds Arena
June 1, 1975 Amarillo Amarillo Civic Center
June 5, 1975 Monroe Monroe Civic Center
June 6, 1975 Jackson Mississippi Coliseum
June 7, 1975 New Orleans City Park Stadium
June 8, 1975 Dallas Moody Coliseum
June 12, 1975 Bakersfield Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
June 13, 1975 San Bernardino Swing Auditorium
June 14, 1975 Phoenix Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
June 15, 1975 Fresno Selland Arena
June 16, 1975 Inglewood The Forum
June 17, 1975
June 18, 1975
June 20, 1975 Portland Portland Memorial Coliseum
June 21, 1975 Seattle Seattle Center Coliseum
June 22, 1975 Spokane Spokane Coliseum
June 24, 1975 Vancouver Canada Pacific Coliseum
June 26, 1975 Edmonton Northlands Coliseum
June 28, 1975 Bloomington United States Met Center
June 29, 1975 Omaha Omaha Civic Auditorium
July 2, 1975 Winnipeg Canada Winnipeg Arena
July 3, 1975 Duluth United States Duluth Arena Auditorium
July 4, 1975 Des Moines Veterans Memorial Auditorium
July 6, 1975 Charleston Charleston Civic Center
July 9, 1975 Largo Capitol Centre
July 10, 1975 Harrisburg Farm Show Complex
July 11, 1975 Pittsburgh Civic Arena
July 12, 1975 Jersey City Roosevelt Stadium
July 13, 1975 Montreal Canada Montreal Forum
July 15, 1975 Binghamton United States Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena
July 16, 1975 Providence Providence Civic Center
Europe
August 31, 1975 Stockholm Sweden Gröna Lund
September 1, 1975 Gothenburg Scandinavium
September 3, 1975 Copenhagen Denmark Folketeatret
September 4, 1975 Bremen Germany Stadthalle
September 5, 1975 Böblingen Sporthalle
September 6, 1975 Ludwigshafen Radstadium
September 7, 1975 Vienna Austria Stadthalle
September 8, 1975 Munich Germany Circus Krone
September 11, 1975 London England Empire Pool
September 12, 1975
September 14, 1975 Liverpool Liverpool Empire Theatre
September 16, 1975 Paris France Olympia
September 17, 1975 Antwerp Belgium Sportpaleis
North America
December 13, 1975 Lake Tahoe United States Sahara Tahoe
December 14, 1975
December 15, 1975
December 16, 1975
December 17, 1975
December 18, 1975
Oceania
March 14, 1977 Perth Australia Entertainment Centre
March 15, 1977
March 18, 1977 Adelaide Football Park
March 21, 1977 Melbourne Festival Hall
March 22, 1977
March 23, 1977
March 24, 1977
March 26, 1977 Sydney Showground Arena
March 29, 1977 Brisbane Festival Hall
March 30, 1977
March 31, 1977
April 4, 1977 Auckland New Zealand Western Springs Stadium
  • ^Note 1 Canceled because Alice was trapped in Chicago during a bad snow storm.

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