Ozzy Osbourne announce first batch of farewell tour dates

Ozzy Osbourne has announced the initial dates for his farewell tour; the trek is expected to keep him on the road through 2020. Although dubbed a “farewell tour”, Osbourne doesn’t intend to stop performing altogether. He offered the following statement on his plans:

“People keep asking me when I’m retiring. This will be my final world tour, but I can’t say I won’t do some shows here and there.”

His touring band will consist of Zakk Wylde (Guitar), Blasko (Bass), Tommy Clufetos (Drums) and Adam Wakeman (Keyboards).

5/05 – TBA, MX | TBA
5/08 – Santiago, CL | TBA
5/11 – Buenos Aires, AR | TBA
5/13 – São Paulo, BR | TBA
5/16 – Curitiba, BR | TBA
5/18 – Belo Horizonte, BR | TBA
5/20 – Rio de Janeiro, BR | TBA
6/01 – Moscow, RU | Olympiisky
6/03 – St. Petersburg, RU | Ice Palace (Ledovi Dvorets)
6/06 – TBA, FI | TBA
6/08 – Solvesborg, SE | Sweden Rock Festival
6/10 – Donington, UK | Download Festival
6/13 – Prague, CZ | Airport Letnany
6/15 – Paris, FR | Download Festival
6/17 – TBA, IT | TBA
6/20 – Halden, NO | Tons of Rock Festival
6/22 – Copenhagen, DK | Copenhell Festival
6/24 – Dessel, BE | Graspop Metal Meeting
6/26 – Krakow, PL | Impact Festival
6/28 – Oberhausen, DE | König-Pilsnet Arena
6/30 – Madrid, ES | Download Festival
7/02 – Lisbon, PT | Meo Arena