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  • 07.05.1982 SIU Arena, Carbondale IL, USA [S] [T] [M]
    support act: unknown

  • 08.05.1982 Decatur Civic Center, Decatur IL, USA [S] [SA] [M]
    support act: Iron Maiden and/or Krokus

  • 09.05.1982 Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Columbus OH, USA [M]
    cancelled

  • 10.05.1982 Gardens Arena, London ON, Canada
    cancelled - rescheduled for June 7

  • 11.05.1982 Coliseum, Toronto ON, Canada
    cancelled - rescheduled for June 9

  • 11.05.1982 IMA Auditorium, Flint MI, USA [S] [SA] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 13.05.1982 Civic Center, Lansing MI, USA [S] [SA] [B] [M] [R]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 14.05.1982 Cobo Arena, Detroit MI, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden
    Iron Maiden opened the show, Rainbow played second, and 38 Special closed the show. Most of the crowd left
    after Rainbow finished. The talk at the show was that the reception for 38 Special was so poor when they
    played before Rainbow, they ended up going on last to prevent incident with Rainbow fans...


  • 15.05.1982 Wings Stadium, Kalamazoo MI, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 16.05.1982 Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne IN, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 18.05.1982 Sports Arena, Toledo MI, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 20.05.1982 Cincinatti Gardens, Cincinatti OH, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 21.05.1982 Louisville Gardens, Louisville KY, USA [S] [SA] [M]
    support act: Iron Maiden

  • 22.05.1982 Richfield Coliseum, Cleveland OH, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M] [R] [P]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 23.05.1982 Market Square Arena, Indianapolis IN, USA [S] [SA] [T] [R] [M]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 25.05.1982 Holiday Star Theater, Merrillville IN, USA [S] [SA]
    support act: Iron Maiden

  • 26.05.1982 Palmer College Alumni Auditorium, Davenport IA, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    co-headliner: 38 Special - support act: Iron Maiden

  • 28.05.1982 Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany [M]
    cancelled - rockpop in concert festival

  • 29.05.1982 Carl Diem Sportgelände, Würzburg, Germany [T]
    cancelled - open air festival

  • 29.05.1982 Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines IA, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Iron Maiden

  • 30.05.1982 Olympisches Reitstadion, München-Riem, Germany [T] [M]
    cancelled - open air festival

  • 02.06.1982 Metropolitan Sports Center, Minneapolis MN, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M] [P]
    support act: UFO, Riot

  • 03.06.1982 La Crosse Center, La Crosse WI, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: UFO

  • 04.06.1982 Brown County Veterans Memorial Arena, Green Bay WI, USA [R]
    support act: UFO, Riot - cancelled (most likely due to poor ticket sales)

  • 05.06.1982 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy WI, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M] [R]
    support act: UFO, Riot (not Iron Maiden as advertised) - Ritchie walked off stage after about half an hour, end of concert

  • 06.06.1982 St. Louis MI, USA
    cancelled - venue: unknown

  • 07.06.1982 Gardens Arena, London ON, Canada [S] [SA] [T] [M] [R]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 08.06.1982 Municipal Auditorium, Tulsa OK, USA
    cancelled

  • 08.06.1982 Memorial Auditorium, Kitchener ON, Canada [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 09.06.1982 Norman OK, USA
    cancelled - venue: unknown

  • 09.06.1982 CNE Coliseum, Toronto ON, Canada [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 10.06.1982 Le Colisée, Quebec City QC, Canada [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 12.06.1982 Verdun Auditorium, Montreal QC, Canada [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 13.06.1982 Civic Center, Glens Falls NY, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Scorpions

  • 15.06.1982 Fairgrounds Grandstand, Allentown PA, USA [S] [SA] [T] [R]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 16.06.1982 War Memorial Auditorium, Rochester NY, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 17.06.1982 Memorial Auditorium, Utica NY, USA [S] [SA] [B]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot - Ticket Rochester dated 17th June, date could be changed after tickets were printed

  • 18.06.1982 Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Haven CT, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 19.06.1982 Madison Square Garden, New York City NY, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M] [R] [P]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 21.06.1982 City Island, Harrisburg PA, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 22.06.1982 Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo NY, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 23.06.1982 Broome County Veterans' Memorial Arena, Binghamton NY, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 25.06.1982 Civic Center, Providence RI, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [R]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 26.06.1982 Cape Cod Coliseum, South Yarmouth MA, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 27.06.1982 Spectrum, Philadelphia PA, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [R]
    support act: Scorpions, Riot

  • 29.06.1982 Stanley Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA, USA [S] [SA] [T] [R]
    support act: Riot

  • 09.07.1982 Forum, Los Angeles CA, USA
    fan who had tickets said this concert was cancelled

  • 10.07.1982 Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino CA, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 11.07.1982 Sports Arena, San Diego CA, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 12.07.1982 Selland Arena, Fresno CA, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 14.07.1982 Coliseum, Charlotte NC, USA
    support act: The Outlaws, Riot - most likely cancelled - a poster exist for this concert

  • 14.07.1982 Civic Auditorium, Bakersfield CA, USA [S] [M]
    support act: unknown

  • 16.07.1982 Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento CA, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 17.07.1982 Cow Palace, San Francisco CA, USA
    support act: Cheap Trick - concert was cancelled

  • 18.07.1982 Centennial Coliseum, Reno NV, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 19.07.1982 Beach Dome, Virginia Beach VA, USA [S] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 20.07.1982 Capitol Center, Largo MD, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T] [R]
    support act: Krokus, The Rods - one-off east coast gig
    replacing a gig in Boise Idaho which had been advertised in May
    ticket says July 9th with The Outlaws as support - most likely rescheduled


  • 22.07.1982 Opera House, Seattle WA, USA [S] [SA]
    support act: Krokus, The Rods

  • 23.07.1982 Coliseum, Portland OR, USA
    cancelled - support act: unknown

  • 23.07.1982 Auditorium, West Palm Beach FL, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Krokus

  • 24.07.1982 Civic Center, Lakeland FL, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    support Krokus, Riot (The Outlaws cancelled) - rescheduled from July 25
    local newspaper The Ledger reported 20 people were arrested on drugs charges


  • 25.07.1982 Civic Center, Lakeland FL, USA [T]
    rescheduled to July 24

  • 25.07.1982 Coliseum, Spokane WA, USA
    cancelled (advertised in May)

  • 25.07.1982 Civic Auditorium, Jacksonville FL, USA [S] [SA] [M]
    support act: Krokus, Riot

  • 27.07.1982 Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver BC, Canada
    cancelled (advertised in May)

  • 28.07.1982 Fox Theatre, Atlanta GA, USA [S] [T]
    support act: Krokus

  • 30.07.1982 Municipal Auditorium, Nashville TN, USA [S]
    support act: Krokus, Riot

  • 31.07.1982 Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis TN, USA [S] [SA] [P]
    support acts: Krokus, Riot

  • 06.08.1982 University of Oklahoma Lloyd Noble Center, Norman OK, USA [S] [T] [M]
    support act: Saxon, Riot

  • 07.08.1982 Municipal Coliseum, Lubbock TX, USA [S]
    support act: unknown

  • 09.08.1982 Ector County Coliseum, El Paso TX, USA [S]
    support act: Saxon, Riot

  • 10.08.1982 Midland TX, USA [S]
    support act: unknown - venue: unknown

  • 11.08.1982 Civic Center, Amarillo TX, USA [S] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 12.08.1982 Assembly Center, Tulsa OK, USA [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    support acts: Saxon, Riot

  • 14.08.1982 Busch Memorial Stadium, St. Louis MO, USA [S] [SA] [M]
    festival: with REO Speedwagon, Loverboy, .38 Special & 707

  • 15.08.1982 Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City MO, USA [S] [SA] [T] [R]
    Summer Jam festival: with REO Speedwagon, Ted Nugent, John Cougar Mellencamp & 707

  • 17.08.1982 Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston TX, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Saxon, Riot

  • 18.08.1982 Hemisfair Arena Convention Center, San Antonio TX, USA [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Saxon - filmed: released as "Live Between The Eyes"

  • 19.08.1982 Wintergarden Ballroom, Dallas TX, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Saxon, Riot - originally scheduled for the Dallas County Convention Center

  • 21.08.1982 Folsom Fields, Boulder CO, USA [S] [SA] [T]
    festival: with REO Speedwagon, Ted Nugent, Scorpions & 707

  • 23.08.1982 New York City NY, USA
    support act: Saxon - venue: unknown - unconfirmed

  • 24.08.1982 Arena, Seattle WA, USA
    cancelled - support act: Coney Hatch

  • 16.09.1982 Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene OR, USA [M]
    cancelled due to foodpoisoning of two Rainbow members - support act: Cheap Trick

  • 17.09.1982 Center Arena, Seattle WA, USA
    support act: Cheap Trick - could be cancelled

  • 19.09.1982 Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene OR, USA
    support act: Cheap Trick - could be cancelled

  • 24.09.1982 Selland Arena, Fresno CA, USA [T]
    support act: Cheap Trick - could be cancelled

  • 25.09.1982 Sports Arena, San Diego CA, USA
    support act: Cheap Trick - could be cancelled

  • 12.10.1982 Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 13.10.1982 Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 14.10.1982 Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 16.10.1982 Kaikan Daiichi Hall, Kyoto, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 17.10.1982 Sun Palace, Fukuoka, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 19.10.1982 Shi Kokaido, Nagoya, Japan [S] [B] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 21.10.1982 Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan [S] [B] [M] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 22.10.1982 Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan [S] [B] [M] [T]
    support act: unknown

  • 29.10.1982 Drammenshallen, Oslo, Norway [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 30.10.1982 Vejlby-Risskov Hallen, Aarhus, Denmark [S] [SA] [B] [M] [T]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 02.11.1982 Jäähalli Ice Hall, Oulu, Finland [S] [SA] [B]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 03.11.1982 Jäähalli Ice Hall, Helsinki, Finland [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 05.11.1982 Brøndby-Hallen, Copenhagen, Denmark [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M] [P]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 06.11.1982 Johanneshov Isstadion, Stockholm, Sweden [S] [SA] [B]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 08.11.1982 Ernst-Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    rescheduled from November 8 - support act: Girlschool

  • 09.11.1982 Deutschlandhalle, Berlin, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 11.11.1982 Gruga-Halle, Essen, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M] [P]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 12.11.1982 Eppelheim Rhein-Neckarhalle, Heidelberg, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 13.11.1982 Neunkirchen Hemmerleinhalle, Nürnberg, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 15.11.1982 Walter-Köbel-Halle, Frankfurt Russelheim, Germany [S] [SA] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 16.11.1982 Sportpaleis Ahoy, Rotterdam, The Netherlands [S] [SA] [B] [T] [P] [M] [R]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 18.11.1982 Stadthalle, Freiburg, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 19.11.1982 Rudi-Sedlmayer-Halle, Munich, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 21.11.1982 Pavillon des Sports de Champel, Geneva, Switzerland [S] [SA] [B] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 24.11.1982 Sporthalle, Stuttgart Böblingen, Germany [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool - possibly rescheduled from November 20

  • 25.11.1982 Eilenriederhalle, Hannover, Germany [S] [SA]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 26.11.1982 Ernst Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany
    originally scheduled on Nov 26th but rescheduled to Nov 8th

  • 27.11.1982 Forest National, Brussels, Belgium [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Girlschool - Ritchie being hit by a missile during 1st song
    after 15 minute break the band continue the set


  • 28.11.1982 Porte De Pantin Hippodrome, Paris, France [S] [SA] [B] [T]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 30.11.1982 Plaza Toros Monumental, Barcelona, Spain [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 01.12.1982 Pabellon Deportivo del Real Madrid, Madrid, Spain [S] [SA] [B] [T] [M]
    support act: Girlschool

  • 03.12.1982 Pavilhão Dramático de Cascais, Cascais, Portugal [S] [SA] [T]
    support act: Girlschool + Alarme
  • A South American tour had been on the cards for December or January