Raleigh, N.C. — The Rolling Stones are headed to Raleigh for a summer concert at North Carolina State University's Carter-Finley Stadium, the band announced Tuesday.
The band last played the Triangle in 2005 when they brought their "Bigger Bang" tour to Duke's Wallace Wade Stadium. This won't be the band's first show at Carter-Finley. They visited in 1989 for the "Steel Wheels" tour and then again for during the "Voodoo Lounge" tour in 1994. The band's first trip to Raleigh came in 1965, when they played Reynolds Coliseum.
The Rolling Stones will play Carter-Finley on July 1. Tickets will go on sale Monday, April 13, at 10 a.m. American Express cardholders can get tickets earlier - starting April 8.
During Tuesday's announcement, the band said it would also be re-issuing their classic 1971 album, Sticky Fingers. The band will also be playing the album in its entirety at each show.
The tour is will kick off May 24 at Petco Park in San Diego. Other cities on the tour include Columbus, Ohio, Dallas, Atlanta, Orlando, Indianapolis and Detroit.
The last concert to play Carter-Finley Stadium was U2 back in 2009.