BECAUSE WE CAN – THE TOUR ARRIVES AT AIR CANADA CENTRE IN TORONTO
Tickets on Sale Friday, November 2nd at 10AM
For exclusive VIP experiences and packages, visit http://www.ticketmaster.ca/bonjovi
October 29, 2012
– Bringing their signature brand of rock 'n' roll back to the people, Bon Jovi will hit the road in 2013 to fill stadiums and arenas worldwide with "BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour." Blazing a trail across the globe, the band will arrive at Air Canada Centre in Toronto on February 17th, 2013, and continue on through Canada, the U.S., Europe, the Far East, Africa, Latin America and Australia. The group's return to the road in 2013 will cap an incredible run which has secured Bon Jovi's status as the essential live rock band – having performed more than 2,700 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 35 million fans, and earning the #1 grossing worldwide tour twice in just three years.
Tickets for the Toronto date go on sale Friday, November 2nd at 10AM and can be purchased at all Ticketmaster locations, by calling (416) 870-8000 or online at www.ticketmaster.ca. Exclusive VIP Experiences and Packages are also available for purchase. Tickets are subject to applicable service charges and event time and date are subject to change. Log on to www.bonjovi.com for the most up to date concert and ticket on-sale information.
"BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour" will debut brand new songs from new album What About Now, due out in Spring 2013, loading even more ammunition into the band's huge arsenal of hits including "Livin' on a Prayer," "You Give Love a Bad Name," "Who Says You Can't Go Home," "It's My Life," and many more.
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With one of the greatest catalogues of songs in the history of rock n' roll, Bon Jovi has sold more than 125 million albums and racked up a stellar resume of career accomplishments. Critics praised the band's performances on their previous world tour, with The Las Vegas Sun summing up what millions worldwide have experienced: "Bon Jovi gave until there was no more to give. Electrifying, extraordinary, exciting, enthusiastic and exuberant." The Montreal Gazette reported that "There aren't many bands that pull off such a feat; this is the big leagues, and it's all about showing people a good time. Mission accomplished," and The Star-Ledger simply stated: "it was spectacular."
"BON JOVI Because We Can - The Tour"
is hitting arenas and stadiums across the globe in anticipation of their upcoming album, WHAT ABOUT NOW
, to be released March 12th on Island Records. The new album's first hit single, "Because We Can,"
was the biggest single launch in the iTunes era of the band's storied career, hitting the iTunes Top 5 in 24 countries and reaching #1 in 12 countries. The "Because We Can" video was directed by actor and acclaimed documentary filmmaker Fisher Stevens, and can be viewed here
The album cover for WHAT ABOUT NOW
has also unleashed an exciting and unprecedented interactive experience for fans via the free Bon Jovi App
. This mobile application is at the heart of WHAT ABOUT NOW
and "BON JOVI Because We Can - The Tour"
—tying together the latest content with cutting edge augmented reality, an image recognition technology for smartphones and tablets that creates an interactive "wow" experience. Point the Bon Jovi app at the WHAT ABOUT NOW
artwork wherever it appears, and see the album artwork come to life in front of your eyes. This is something you have never seen before!
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