UPDATE: AC/DC Extends Tour Dates into the New Year

In recent news, AC/DC has extended their Black Ice World Tour into the New Year by adding 16 more North American stops. These new dates stretch from Ft. Lauderdale, FL on December 20th right through to Nashville, TN on January 31, 2009. The tour kicks off on October 28, 2008 in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

And, of course, members of the AC/DC Fan Club can reap the rewards by gaining special access to tickets the minute they go on sale. If you are willing to join the fan club at a fee of $40.00, you can access special tickets, which go on sale the moment the public ones are released.

Below you will find the additional tour dates and their associated ticket sale dates. Keep in mind that concert tickets sold out in record time for the first set of dates.

Dec 20, 2008 – Ft. Lauderdale FL US Bank Atlantic Center – SALE: October 4
Dec 21, 2008 – Tampa FL US St. Pete Times Forum – SALE: October 4
Jan 05, 2009 – Cleveland OH US Quicken Loans Arena – SALE: October 4
Jan 07, 2009 – Pittsburgh PA US Mellon Arena – SALE: October 11
Jan 09, 2009 – Toronto ON CA Rogers Centre – SALE: October 10
Jan 11, 2009 – Cincinnati OH US U.S. Bank Arena – SALE: October 11
Jan 13, 2009 – St. Louis MO US Scottrade Center – SALE: October 11
Jan 15, 2009 – Omaha NE US Qwest Center Omaha – SALE: October 11
Jan 17, 2009 – Fargo ND US Fargodome – SALE: October 11
Jan 19, 2009 – Minneapolis MN US Xcel Energy Center – SALE: October 11
Jan 21, 2009 – Kansas City MO US Sprint Center – SALE: October 11
Jan 23, 2009 – Dallas TX US American Airlines Center – SALE: October 11
Jan 26, 2009 – Tulsa OK US BOK Center – SALE: October 11
Jan 28, 2009 – Little Rock AR US ALLTELL Arena – SALE: October 18
Jan 30, 2009 – Memphis TN US FedEx Forum – SALE: October 18
Jan 31, 2009 – Nashville TN US Sommet Center – SALE: October 11

Don’t panic if AC/DC is not yet scheduled in your city because additional appearances throughout North and South America, Europe, and Asia, will be announced shortly.

Also, there is still 19 days until the release of AC/DC’s latest studio album Black Ice, set to hit Wal-Mart shelves on October 20, 2008. You can also pre-order your album through ticketmaster when you purchase concert tickets. But, if you can’t wait, you can even pre-order it through Wal-Mart today!