Peter Gabriel Dates!

Peter Gabriel announces his “Back To Front” tour, a fall run through North America featuring start-to-finish performances of his classic 1986 album, “So.”

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Celebrating the 25th anniversary of his album that included “Red Rain,” “Sledgehammer,” “Big Time” and “In Your Eyes,” Gabriel begins the journey in mid-September, accompanied by members of the original So touring band.  Needless to say, Lloyd Dobler is ecstatic.

Coinciding with the tour, So will be re-issued as a CD, a special edition 3-CD set and a super box deluxe set.

Here’s the schedule:

Sept. 16 – Quebec City, Quebec, Quebec Colisee Pepsi
Sept. 18 – Montreal, Quebec, Bell Centre
Sept. 19 – Toronto, Ontario, Air Canada Centre
Sept. 21 – Philadelphia, Pa., Wells Fargo Center
Sept. 23 – Wantagh, N.Y., Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Sept. 24 – Boston, Mass., TD Garden
Sept. 26 – Auburn Hills, Mich., The Palace Of Auburn Hills
Sept. 27 – Chicago, Ill., United Center
Sept. 30 – Morrison, Colo., Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Oct. 2 – San Jose, Calif., HP Pavilion At San Jose
Oct. 5 – Las Vegas, Nev., Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
Oct. 6 – Los Angeles, Calif., Hollywood Bowl
Oct. 9 – Santa Barbara, Calif., Santa Barbara Bowl

Expect more dates to be announced.

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Ticket sales in Canada begin May 23 and shows in the U.S. go up May 31 for fan club members with general onsales following. Visit for more information.