Rock powerhouses Nickelback and Slipknot today announced Tulsa dates at the BOK Center. Nickelback is appearing April 10 and Slipknot will appear February 23, 2009. Tickets go on sale December 6, 2008 at the BOK Center for both concerts.
Nickelback are a phenomenally successful touring band whose tours have grossed in excess of $100 million thus far and have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. Dark Horse is Nickelback’s first release since the immensely popular All The Right Reasons, released in 2005. In support of the album, the band has recently appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The American Music Awards. Critics and fans alike are praising Dark Horse. The New York Times raved, "Nickelback… has been responsible for some of the heaviest pop hits of this decade and more notably, it has almost single handedly preserved the idea of the arena-rock ballad." Entertainment Weekly declared, “The only sure thing in the music business in 2008.”
Grammy-award winning hard rockers first U.S. headline tour supports their #1 album The tour, which kicks off on January 23 in St. Paul, MN, will hit 33 cities across the country, and include an historic stop at New York’s Madison Square Garden, a first for the band. and and label-mate round out the bill.