With Billie Armstrong on the mend after a stint in rehab, the band'sreturning to the road. Their 2012 tour came to a brief halt whenArmstrong checked into rehab.
"We want to thank everyone forhanging in with us for the last few months," said the members of GreenDay in a statement. "We are very excited to hit the road and see all ofyou again, though we regret having to cancel more shows."
Armstrongextended his gratitude to his patient fans. "Dear friends... I justwant to thank you all for the love and support you've shown for the pastfew months. Believe me, it hasn't gone unnoticed and I'm eternallygrateful to have such an amazing set of friends and family," he said in astatement. "I'm getting better everyday. So now, without further ado,the show must go on. We can't wait to get on the road and live out load!Our passion has only grown stronger."
And without further ado, here are the new tour dates:
28th - Chicago - Allstate Arena
29th - Moline, Ill. - I Wireless Center
31st - Pittsburgh, Penn. - Consol Energy Center
1st - Rochester, NY - Blue Cross Arena
3rd - Philadelphia - Liacourias Center
4th - Fairfax, Va. - Patriot Center
6th - Uncasville, Conn. - Mohegan Sun Arena
7th - Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center
9th - Providence, RI - Dunkin Donuts Center
11th - Toronto, - Air Canada Centre
12th - Quebec City - Quebec Colisee
These are the Jan. and Feb. dates that have been canceled:
7th - Green Bay, Wisc. - Resch Center
10th - Wilkes-Barre, Penn. - Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
11th - State College, Penn. - Bryce Jordan Center - Penn State Univ.
18th - Manchester, NH - Verizon Wireless Arena
25th - Portland, Maine - Cumberland Co. Civic Center
30th - Cleveland - Wolstein Ctr. / Cleveland St. Univ.
2nd - Madison, Wisc. - Alliant Energy Center Mem. Coliseum
4th - Omaha - CenturyLink Arena
6th - Broomfield, Colo. - 1STBANK Center
8th - Las Vegas - MGM Grand Garden Arena