The Fun Lovin' Criminals, they of "Scooby Snacks" fame, will be the second
opening act on the U2 PopMart tour.
The hip-hip rock-inflected Criminals
will take over after Rage Against the Machine finish their nine-date swing,
including opening night in Las Vegas next Friday (April 25) at the Sam Boyd
FLC are currently scheduled to open five dates, starting on May
19 in Kansas City and ending on the 29th in Raleigh, NC at Carter Finley
Stadium. U2 have already surpassed their record-setting ticket sales feat from
their last tour by moving 1.5 million tickets for the PopMart tour.
U2/Fun Lovin' Criminals Tour Dates:
May 19; Kansas City, KS;
May 22; Pittsburgh, PA; Three Rivers Stadium
24; Columbus, OH; The Ohio Stadium
My 26; Washington, D.C.; R.F.K. Stadium
May 29; Raleigh, NC; Carter Finley Stadium