on tour

Here you have a review of a-ha's tours in the past:

1985 / 1986 - Scoundrel days tour
1988 / 1989 - Stay on these roads tour
1991 - East of the sun, west of the moon tour
1993 / 1994 - Memorial beach tour
2000 / 2001 - Minor earth, major sky tour
2002 - Lifelines tour
2004 live
2005 Analogue tour

1986 / 1987
Scoundrel days tour

The first tour of a-ha was in 1986 / 1987 and has been the biggest tour with about 156 concerts in Australia, Japan, Canada, USA and Europe (Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, England, Irland, Norway and France).

1988 / 1989
Stay on these roads tour

In 1988 a-ha have released the Stay on these roads album and a-ha toured until march and december 1988 across Europe (England, Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Irland) and Japan. Followed in 1989 with concerts in Brazil. Altogether a-ha gave about 87 concerts.

East of the sun, west of the moon tour

In 1991 a-ha have been on tour again especially in Europe (Germany, Norway, Switzerland, the Netherlands, England, Austria, France) and South America (Brazil, Chile, Argentina).
In Brazil a-ha played at the Rock in Rio II festival in front of 195.000 visitors. On this tour a-ha gave 57 concerts.

1993 / 1994
Memorial beach tour

In 1993 / 1994 a-ha have done a small club tour with 29 concerts across Europe (England, the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany and Norway) with their new album Memorial beach.
Besides a-ha played in Rusia at the White nights festival.

2000 / 2001
Minor earth, major sky tour

The album Minor earth, major sky was released in 2000 and was a great comeback for a-ha. The14 concerts in november 2000 in Japan and Germany were sold out.
In 2001 a-ha played 2 concerts in Oslo (24./25.03.2001), Norway and an open air concert in Langesund (30.06.2001), Norway and were the headliners at some festivals in Germany (Rock am Ring 02.06.2001 / Rock im Park 03.06.2001, SWR3 Festival 07.07.2001), in Switzerland (www.soundarena.ch 23.06.2001) and in Denmark (www.smukfest.dk 10.08.2001). See a-ha news as well.
The norwegian band Briskeby have been with a-ha on tour and the norwegian vocalist Anneli Drecker was on stage with a-ha on this tour. Anneli has also a norwegian band called Bel Canto.

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around the tour
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Lifelines Tour

The tour for the new album Lifelines, which will come out in april 2002, will start the 8th june 2002 in the Ullevaal stadion in Oslo.
Here is a plan of the tramway in Oslo, there you can also find the location of the Ullevaal stadion.

All confirmed tourdates in other countries in june 2002 are:

8th june 2002, Norway, Oslo, Ullevaal stadion
11th june 2002, Finland, Helsinki, House of Culture
13th june 2002, Sweden, Stockholm, Stockholm Arena
14th june 2002, Denmark, Copenhagen, Vega
------> SOLD OUT
15th june 2002, Denmark, Aarhus, Train
------> SOLD OUT
17th june 2002, Netherlands, Utrecht, Muziekcentrum
------> SOLD OUT
18th june 2002, Belgium, Brussels, Ancienne Belgique
19th june 2002, France, Paris, Casino de Paris
------> SOLD OUT
21th june 2002, Spain, Barcelona, Razzmatazz
------> cancelled, new concert in october!
22 june 2002, Spain, Madrid, La Riviera
------> cancelled, new concert in october!
25th june 2002, U.K., London, Royal Albert Hall
------> SOLD OUT
28th june 2002, Russia, Moscow, Sc Olimpiisky
30th june 2002, Belarus, Minsk, Ulitsa Kirova

Here are the tourdates for South America in august 2002:

14th august 2002, Brazil, Sao Paulo, Credicard Hall
15th august 2002, Brazil, Sao Paulo, Credicard Hall
16th august 2002, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, ATL Hall
17th august 2002, Brazil, Barretos, Rodeio de Barretos

More concerts in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Austria and Switzerland will follow in september / october 2002:

7th september 2002, Estonia, Tallin, Open Air Fest Square

8th september 2002, Latvia, Riga, Skonto Stadium

10th september 2002, Lithuania, Vilnius, Zalgirio Sports Stadium

12th september 2002, Poland, Warsaw, Tor Stegny

15th september 2002, Germany, Leipzig, Arena
17th september 2002, Germany, München, Olympiahalle
18th september 2002, Germany, Stuttgart, Schleyerhalle
19th september 2002, Germany, Nürnberg, Arena
21th september 2002, Germany, Halle (Westf.),
Gerry Weber Stadion
22th september 2002, Germany, Hannover, Eilenriedenhalle
23th september 2002, Germany, Köln, Arena
25th september 2002 Oberhausen, Germany,
27th september 2002, Germany, Bremen, Stadthalle
28th september 2002, Germany, Berlin, Velodrom
29th september 2002, Germany, Hamburg,
Alsterdorfer Sporthalle
1st october 2002, Germany, Frankfurt, Festhalle

2nd october 2002, Schwitzerland, Zürich, Hallenstadion

New dates for Spain concerts:
4th october 2002, Spain, Barcelona, Razzmatazz
5th october 2002, Spain, Madrid, La Riviera

Here are more additional dates in France, the Netherlands and U.K. and one concert date for Ireland in october 2002:

7th october 2002, France, Paris, Le Zenith

8th october 2002, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Heineken Music Hall

10th october 2002, U.K., Manchester, Apollo
11th october 2002, U.K., Manchester, Apollo
------> SOLD OUT
12th october 2002, U.K., London, Wembley Arena
14th october 2002, U.K., Birmingham, NIA
15th october 2002, U.K., Glasgow, Clyde

16th october 2002, Ireland, Dublin, The Point


The members of a-ha will work in 2004 on their soloprojects. But there are also two fixed dates for a-ha concerts:

04th june 2004, Norway, Bergen, Folkefest
12th june 2004, Denmark, Middelfart, Rock under Broen Festival

Besides Savoy (the second band of the a-ha member Paul Waaktaar Savoy) will play in august 2004 in Norway, Oslo at the Oyafestivalen .

2005 - Analogue tour

The new a-ha album will come out in autumn 2005.
The european tour of a-ha will start in October in Cologne, Germany.
Besides a-ha will play an open-air concert at Hydro's Centennial Festival on 27th August in Oslo`s Frogner Park. The concert is for free and the first chance to hear songs from their forthcoming album.

27. August 2005 Oslo - Frognerpark, free entrance Hydro: A-HA

29. October 2005 Cologne - Köln Arena HYDRO: A-HA

13. November 2005 Brussels - Forest National
14. November 2005 Paris - Le Grand Rex
16. November 2005 Basel - AVO
19. November 2005 Frankfurt - Jahrhunderthalle
20. November 2005 Berlin - Arena Berlin
22. November 2005 Magdeburg - Boerdelandhalle
23. November 2005 Hamburg - Color Line Arena
25. November 2005 München - Olympiapark München: Olympiahalle
26. November 2005 Friedrichshafen - Messe Friedrichshafen: Messehalle
28. November 2005 Stuttgart - Schleyerhalle
29. November 2005 Dresden - Messehalle
30. November 2005 Rostock - Stadthalle

3. December 2005 Birmingham - NEC
4. December 2005 Glasgow - Clyde Auditorium
6. December 2005 Manchester - MEN Arena
7. December 2005 London - Wembley Arena
9. December 2005 Nottingham - Nottingham Arena
10. December 2005 Brighton - Brighton Centre
11. December 2005 Cardiff - Cardiff Arena

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