“Songs of Experience” album artwork

U2 has announced that their 14th studio album “Songs of Experience” will be out Dec. 1 via Interscope Records in the U.S. and Universal Canada. The band is calling “Songs of Experience” a companion piece to their previous album “Songs of Innocence” released in 2014.

Pre-order of “Songs of Experience” is available now across all digital platforms and will include three instant song downloads including the previously unreleased “Get Out of Your Own Way,” first single “You’re The Best Thing About Me,” and the album version of “The Blackout.” All three songs are available now to stream across all platforms. Fans who pre-order the deluxe version of the album will also receive the Kygo remix of “You’re The Best Thing About Me.”


In addition to revealing album artwork by Anton Corbijn and the final tracklist for the new album, the band has also announced dates for their eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour beginning on March 2 at BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour will serve as a sequel to 2015’s iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour. The 15-stop tour will hit Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Nashville, Montreal and other major markets through June 29. The tour will come to a close at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

Tickets for the eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE North American Tour 2018 go on sale Nov. 20 at 10 am exclusively through Ticketmaster Verified Fan. Verified Fan will power all ticket sales, providing fans who truly want to attend the show with the best opportunity to get great tickets.

U2.com fan club subscribers receive first access and can register at here beginning today through Nov. 12. U2.com subscriptions start at $50 and subscribers will have the first opportunity to purchase tickets beginning Nov. 14 at 10 am and running through Nov. 16 at 5 pm.

Citi is the official credit card for the U2 eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour, and as such, Citi cardmembers can take advantage of a special, first-ever Citi Presale powered by Verified Fan opportunity for tour dates in the United States. Citi cardmembers can register now through Nov. 14 to unlock access to tickets and use their Citi card to complete the ticket purchase if verified. The Citi Presale begins Nov. 16 at 9 am and will continue through Nov. 18 at 5 pm. To register for the Citi Presale powered by Verified Fan go here.

Tickets will also be available for the Verified Fan public sale that begins on Nov. 20 at 10 am. All fans must register here by Nov. 18 for the opportunity to unlock access to tickets.


May 2                

Tulsa, OK          

BOK Center

May 4          

St. Louis, MO         

Scottrade Center

May 7           

San Jose, CA          

SAP Center

May 11          

Las Vegas, NV        

T-Mobile Arena

May 15           

Los Angeles, CA     

The Forum

May 22            

Chicago, IL              

United Center

May 26             

Nashville, TN           

Bridgestone Arena

May 28              

Atlanta, GA              

Infinite Energy Arena

June 5                

Montreal, QC           

Bell Centre

June 9         

Uniondale, NY          


Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

June 13          

Philadelphia, PA      

Wells Fargo Center

June 17           

Washington, DC      

Capital One Arena

June 21            

Boston, MA              

TD Garden

June 25             

New York, NY          

Madison Square Garden

June 29              

Newark, NJ              

Prudential Center