Following four radio-sponsored Christmas festivals between December 7 in Pittsburgh and December 13 in Universal City, California, Linkin Park will start their first U.S. headlining tour to support their latest studio album, Meteora.
The seven-week trek will kick off January 16 in Washington, D.C., and the band will be joined on all dates by P.O.D., Hoobastank and Story of the Year. Dates have been confirmed through January 31 in Minneapolis and the additional concerts will be announced in the next couple of weeks. Tickets will go on sale in early December. Venues have yet to be announced.
Linkin Park's new CD and DVD package, Live in Texas, was released November 18. P.O.D.'s latest, Payable on Death, came out November 4 and Hoobastank's sophomore release, The Reason, will be in stores on December 9.
Linkin Park's 2004 North American tour dates, according to Warner Bros. Records:
Additional confirmed cities, dates to come: