The De Facto Official 2012 Leonard Cohen Old Ideas World Tour Schedule
Update 5 June 2012: Multiple changes have been made in the 2012 Leonard Cohen Old Ideas World Tour schedule. For the current schedule, see LeonardCohenFiles 2012 Tour.
Since first announced, the 2012 Leonard Cohen Old Ideas World Tour schedule has changed significantly. As of time of posting, the following dates, venues, and notes were listed at LeonardCohenForum, constituting the most reliable Tour Calendar available – for now:
- Aug 12, 14, 15 & 17: Ghent, Belgium – St Peters Square
- Aug 25: Copenhagen, Denmark, Rosenborg Castle
- Aug 26: Aalborg, Denmark, Molleparken
- Aug 28: Bergen, Norway, Bergenhus Festning-Koengen
- Aug 29: Halden, Norway, Fredriksten Festning
- Aug 31: Gothenburg, Sweden, Trädgårdsföreningen
- Sept 2: Helsinki, Finland, Sonera Stadium
- Sept 5: Berlin, Germany, Waldbühne
- Sept 6: Mönchengladbach, Germany, Mönchengladbach Hockeypark
- Sept 8: Paddock Wood, Kent, Uk, The Hop Farm – Note That The Concert Has Not Yet Been Confirmed By AEG [DrHGuy Addendum: Confirmed or not, tickets are now on sale for this concert, which is being advertised as the only 2012 Leonard Cohen concert date in the UK]
- Sept 11, 12 & 14: Dublin, Ireland, IMMA Royal Hospital Kilmainham
- Sept 24: Verona, Italy, Arena Verona – Important Note: The Date Has Changed From Sept 25 To Sept 24
- Sept 28, 29, 30: Paris, France, Olympia
- Oct 3: Barcelona, Spain, St. Jordi
- Oct 5: Madrid, Spain, Palais Desportes
- Oct 7: Lisboa, Portugal, Pavilhao Atlantico
Other Concert Date Possibilities
Belgrade: A post by Jarkko at LeonardCohenForum states “there will be no concert in Beograd (Belgrade).”
Bucharest: The 22 Sept 2012 Bucharest, Romania (Piata Constitutional) show once listed at LeonardCohen.com has been removed but has not been ruled out.
Istanbul: The 19 Sept 2012 Istanbul, Turkey (Ulker Arena) show once listed at LeonardCohen.com has been removed but since that time the Turkish Press has published accounts of a Leonard Cohen Istanbul Show Scheduled Sept 19, 2012. AEG has not confirmed this date.