U2 will reportedly be the primary act to carry out on the new MSG Sphere in Las Vegas, Nevada when the sector opens subsequent yr.
Bono and co. will deliver a “multi-show residency” to the $1.8billion venue, which is positioned close to The Venetian Resort on the Vegas strip (by way of Billboard). The dates are stated to be non-consecutive and shall be unfold out over a number of months.
The residency would mark U2’s first confirmed dwell concert events since December 2019, per Setlist.FM.
As Billboard notes, the brand new MSG Sphere will boast 160,000 sq. ft of video viewing house, state-of-the-art spatial audio and an exterior exosphere that modifications the constructing’s look by means of programmable LED expertise.
The venue shall be related to The Venetian by way of an roughly 1,000-foot-long pedestrian bridge.
Plans for the brand new area had been first introduced in early 2018. Final December, Madison Sq. Backyard Leisure confirmed it was taking up development of the constructing, and stated that “important progress” had been made.
An actual opening date isn’t but recognized, although it’s thought that MSG needs to open the Sphere in time to take part within the FIA Formulation One World Championship in Nevada in November 2023.
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A second MSG Sphere is ready to open in Stratford, London. The 21,500-capacity venue was given the go-ahead this March, regardless of objections from The O2 Enviornment operator AEG.