AC/DC announce huge European tour featuring UK dates for this summer – sending fans into a frenzy

AC/ DC have announced dates for a European tour this summer which will see them touch down in England for two nights at Wembley Stadium.

The legendary band’s POWER UP tour will see Angus Young, Brian Johnson and Stevie Young joined by Matt Laug, filling in on drums for Phil Rudd, and Chris Chaney, on bass in place of Cliff Williams.

Four years on from releasing their 17th studio album, Power Up, the rockers will also be stopping off in Ireland, Germany and Belgium.

One fan responded to the news on X, posting: ‘Didn’t think this day would ever come. Very exciting. Probably the last (European) ACDC tour. This is going to be awesome!’

Read on to find out the full list of dates and how to buy tickets.

AC/DC have announced that they will be back with a European tour this summer, including two dates at Wembley Stadium

The legendary band will be touring their 17th studio album, Power Up (2020). Pictured: Angus Young performing in Lisbon in 2016

The legendary band will be touring their 17th studio album, Power Up (2020). Pictured: Angus Young performing in Lisbon in 2016

One delighted fan said: 'This is going to be awesome!'

One delighted fan said: ‘This is going to be awesome!’

AC/DC POWER UP tour dates

AC/DC’s official X account revealed: ‘We are thrilled to finally announce the “POWER UP” European Tour. We can’t wait to see you out there.’ 

AC/DC will be coming to London for July 3 and July 7, 2024, with Wembley Stadium the only UK venue on their tour.

The shows begin on May 17 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany – the country which will host the rock stars for nine of the 21 dates on the POWER UP European tour.

Things are due to be rounded off by a night at Dublin’s Croke Park on August 17.

It is the band’s first tour since 2016, when they toured their 2014 album Rock Or Bust.

Others replied to the news saying: ‘Hotel booked, now fingers crossed I get tickets. #ACDC…

‘Italy here I go!…

‘#acdc in Croker August 17th. I’m there.’

How to get tickets to AC/DC’s POWER UP tour

Tickets go on sale for each venue at 10am local time on February 16, with the exceptions of German dates, which all go on sale at 11am local time, and the Dublin date, which becomes available at 9am the same day.

Tickets can be purchased from AC/DC’s official website.

AC/DC POWER UP European tour
City VenueDates 
Gelsenkirchen, GermanyVeltins ArenaMay 17, May 21
Reggio Emilia, ItalyRCF ArenaMay 25
Seville, SpainLa Cartuja StadiumMay 29
Amsterdam, NetherlandsJohan Cruyff ArenaJune 5
Munich, Germany Olympic Stadium June 9, June 12
Dresden, Germany Messe June 16 
Vienna, Austria Ernst Happel Stadium June 23, June 26
Zurich, SwitzerlandLetzigrund Stadium June 29
London, England Wembley Stadium July 3, July 7 
Hockenheim, GermanyRing July 13 
Stuttgart, GermanyWasen July 17 
Bratislava, SlovakiaOld Airport July 21 
Nuremburg, GermanyZeppelinfeld July 27 
Hannover, GermanyMesse July 31 
Dessel, BelgiumFestivalpark SteneheiAugust 9 
 Paris, FranceHippodrome Paris LongchampAugust 13 
Dublin, IrelandCroke Park August 17