Earth, Wind & Fire, one of the most successful and critically acclaimed bands in the world, will embark on a seven country 13-city European Tour commencing on 24 June in Paris. On 26 June, the band will take the MainStage at the Glastonbury Festival in the UK. The tour will include stops in the UK, France, Italy, Switzerland, Norway, Ireland and the Netherlands.
With 23 albums, the iconic band has successfully blended all musical genre boundaries including pop, R&B, funk, disco, rock, Latin, jazz and African fusion. Selling over 90 million albums worldwide, EWF has earned a solid spot as one of the best selling bands in history. The incredible global fanbase extends over four generations and their legacy has made an indelible mark on popular culture. Co-founder, Philip Bailey notes, "The spirit of Earth, Wind & Fire has always been about the uplifting of consciousness of humanity." Indeed.
Full listing of tour dates follow.
EARTH WIND & FIRE SUMMER TOUR 2016
24 June Paris, FR L'Olympia Bruno Coquatrix
26 June Glastonbury Festival Shepton Mallet, UK
28 June Dublin, IR 3Arena
30 June Glasgow, UK O2 Academy
01 July London, UK The O2
02 July Bournemouth, UK Bournemouth International Centre
04 July Liverpool, UK Echo Arena Liverpool
07 July Kongsberg, NOR Kongsberg Jazz Festival
09 July Rotterdam, NLD North Sea Jazz Festival
11 July Padova, IT Villa Contarini
12 July Lucca, IT Lucca Summer Festival at Piazza Napoleone
14 July Lucarno, Switzerland Moon & Stars Festival
15 July Juan Les Pins, FR Jazz A Juan Festival