By Scott T. Sterling

The ELO spaceship is set to tour America for the first time since 1981.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame outfit Jeff Lynne’s ELO has revealed plans for the band to hit North America next summer for a handful of dates that kick off August 2 at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. The tour winds up in Philadelphia at the Wells Fargo Center on Aug. 24.

“Our audiences are amazing. It’s like they’re in the group,” Lynne said in a press statement. “We can’t wait to play for them again.”

Tickets for the tour go on sale to the public this Friday, Nov. 17 via Ticketmaster. Fans who pre-order the group’s new release, Wembley Or Bust, at Jeff Lynne’s ELO Official US Store prior to 4:00pm EST on November 14, 2017 are eligible to receive a ticket presale code for the 2018 US tour dates. Get details here.

See the full list of dates below.

08/02 – Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
08/04 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
08/08 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
08/10 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
08/13 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
08/15 – Rosemont, IL @ Allstate Arena
08/16 – Detroit, MI @ Little Caesars Arena
08/18 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
08/21 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
08/24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center

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