Bruce Springsteen Album Tour 2012 – Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are set to go on the road with an album tour in 2012.
The singer announced plans to visit parts of the United States and Europe on his official website Sunday. Dates were to be announced later.
“A lot of you have been hearing that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be on tour in 2012,” the site brucespringsteen.net reads. “That is absolutely correct. The European dates run from the middle of May until end of July and are being announced this week. Info on the US dates and the World tour dates will coming up shortly”
He also wrote the band is “incredibly excited” about the new year, adding their new music is “almost done” and “still untitled,” but with an undetermined release date.
This will be the first tour for the E Street Band since saxophonist Clarence Clemons died in June from complications of a stroke. In his eulogy for Clemons, Springsteen noted that his friend would never truly leave the band.
“Clarence doesn’t leave the E Street Band when he dies,” Springsteen said, according to Rolling Stone. “He leaves when we die.”
Springsteen’s last hit the road with the “Working on a Dream” tour, which ended in 2009.