Dio: The Last In Line tour dates

On The Last In Line US tour Twisted Sister warmed up at least some shows. Also, some sources claim that Keel would've been warming-up band at some point of the tour, but it hasn't been confirmed yet.

Tour poster pictures for the tour

Pass pictures for the tour

Date Venue City and State Country Other bands Comments
11.06.1984 Pinkpop Festival Geleen Netherlands Jimmy Cliff
Big Country
John Hiatt & Band
Marillion
The Pretenders
Wang Chung
Billy Bragg
Rick Nolov Band
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17.07.1984 Civic Auditorium Bakersfield, CA USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue
??.07.1984 Oakwood Amphitheatre Manteca, CA USA Not confirmed, date might've been 18th or 19th
20.07.1984 Irvine Meadows Amphiheatre Irvine, CA USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue 12000 people, sold out show. Click here for blue pass picture. Click here for purple pass picture. Click here for purple photo pass picture. Click here for ticket stub picture
21.07.1984 California Expo Centre Sacramento, CA USA Whitesnake, Y&T, Black & Blue
22.07.1984 Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds Watsonville, CA USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue, Monsters Click here for ticket stub picture
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24.07.1984 Coliseum Spokane, WA USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue 10000 people, Whitesnake and Dio recorded by Westwood One radio network
26.07.1984 Seattle Center Arena Seattle, WA USA Whitesnake, Twisted Sister 6000 people. Some sources list Black & Blue as an opener but apparently they did not play.
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27.07.1984 Memorial Coliseum Portland, OR USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue Click here for ticket stub picture.
28.07.1984 Orange Pavillion San Bernardino, CA USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue
30.07.1984 Veterans Memorial Coliseum Phoenix, AZ USA Whitesnake, Black & Blue Some sources claim this was at Mesa Amphitheatre in Mesa, AZ but according to a concert goer the gig was in Phoenix instead.
01.08.1984 Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, CO USA Twisted Sister 9000 people.
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02.08.1984 Rapid City, SD USA Twisted Sister
03.08.1984 Sandstone Amphitheatre Bonner Springs, KS USA Twisted Sister 5000 people
04.08.1984 Kiel Auditorium St. Louis, MO USA Twisted Sister 2000 or 6000 people depending on the source
05.08.1984 Minneapolis, MN USA Twisted Sister
06.08.1984 Mecca Hall Milwaukee, WI USA Twisted Sister 5000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture. Some sources claim the show was held at Convention Hall.
08.08.1984 Poplar Creek Hoffman Estates, IL USA Twisted Sister 12000 people. Click here for pass picture. Click here for ticket stub picture.
09.08.1984 Pine Knob Music Theatre Clarkston, MI USA Twisted Sister 12000 people.
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10.08.1984 Hara Arena Dayton, OH USA Twisted Sister Some sources suggest incorrectly that this was CNE in Toronto, Canada. There might've been 3rd band in the bill too.
11.08.1984 Music Hall Cleveland, OH USA Twisted Sister
12.08.1984 Columbus, OH USA Twisted Sister
13.08.1984 Civic Arena Pittsburgh, PA USA Twisted Sister 8000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
14.08.1984 Civic Centre Baltimore, MD USA Twisted Sister Click here for ticket stub picture
15.08.1984 Nassau Coliseum Uniondale, NY USA Twisted Sister Some sources claim there were 2000 people, but eyewitness says there were over 12 000 people at the show. Twisted Sister received a gold award on stage, given by Mark Metcalf who played the role of the father on various Twisted Sister videos.
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17.08.1984 Verdun Auditorium Montreal, PQ Canada Twisted Sister 5000 people, sold out.
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18.08.1984 Coliseum Quebec City, PQ Canada Twisted Sister Some sources incorrectly claim this was on 19th instead. Click here for ticket stub picture.
20.08.1984 Providence, RI USA Twisted Sister 8000 people
21.08.1984 New Haven Coliseum New Haven, CT USA Twisted Sister 8000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture.
23.08.1984 Mid Hudson Civic Centre Poughkeepsie, NY USA RIP Twisted Sister cancelled at the last minute, 3000 people
24.08.1984 Worcester Centrum Worcester, MA USA Twisted Sister 12000 people. Often listed incorrectly as Philadelphia, PA but Philadelphia show was on August 25th.
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25.08.1984 Spectrum Philadelphia, PA USA Twisted Sister 12000 people, A Special From The Spectrum filmings. This is often listed as August 24th, 1984, but Worcester, MA was on that date.
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??.08.1984 Passaic, NJ USA Twisted Sister
30.08.1984 Breaking Sound Festivals Paris France Tanker, Tokyo Blade, Virgin Steele, Blue Oyster Cult Accept, Queensryche and Mercyful Fate were scheduled to play but cancelled, 10000 people.
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01.09.1984 Monsters Of Rock, Wildparkstadion Karlsruhe Germany Ac/Dc, Gary Moore, Van Halen, Motley Crue, Accept, Ozzy Osbourne 45000 people.
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02.09.1984 Monsters Of Rock, Zeppelinfeld Nurnberg Germany Ac/Dc, Gary Moore, Van Halen, Motley Crue, Accept, Ozzy Osbourne 45000 people. Click here for gig poster picture.
04.09.1984 Antrim Forum Antrim UK/Northern Ireland Queensryche 2000 people
05.09.1984 S.F.X. Hall Dublin Ireland Queensryche 2000 people.
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08.09.1984 Victoria Hall Hanley UK Queensryche Originally scheduled for September 7th, postponed to 8th.
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09.09.1984 Leeds UK Queensryche Not confirmed
10.09.1984 Gaumont Theatre Ipswitch UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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11.09.1984 Guildhall Portsmouth UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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12.09.1984 St. Davids Hall Cardiff UK Queensryche Click here for photo pass picture.
14.09.1984 Colston Hall Bristol UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
15.09.1984 Cornwall Coliseum St. Austell UK Queensryche
16.09.1984 Apollo Theatre Oxford UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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18.09.1984 Odeon Theatre Birmingham UK Queensryche 2500 people.
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19.09.1984 Odeon Theatre Birmingham UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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20.09.1984 Royal Concert Hall Nottingham UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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22.09.1984 Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh UK Queensryche
23.09.1984 Apollo Theatre Glasgow UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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24.09.1984 Capitol Theatre Aberdeen UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
26.09.1984 City Hall Newcastle UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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27.09.1984 City Hall Hull UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
28.09.1984 Empire Theatre Liverpool UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
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30.09.1984 Apollo Theatre Manchester UK Queensryche 2700 people.
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01.10.1984 City Hall Sheffield UK Queensryche Click here for ticket stub picture.
02.10.1984 De Montfort Hall Leicester UK Queensryche 2600 people.
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04.10.1984 Hammersmith Odeon London UK Queensryche 2000 people.
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05.10.1984 Hammersmith Odeon London UK Queensryche 3500 people.
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06.10.1984 Hammersmith Odeon London UK Queensryche 3500 people. Click here for gig ad picture.
10.10.1984 Olympen Lund Sweden 1900 people
11.10.1984 Drammenshallen Drammen Norway Queensryche 3500 people.
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12.10.1984 Scandinavium Gothenburg Sweden Queensryche 6500 people.
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13.10.1984 Johanneshov Stockholm Sweden Queensryche 7000 people
15.10.1984 Ice Hall Helsinki Finland Queensryche 3000 people, capacity 8000.
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17.10.1984 Falkoner Theatre Copenhagen Denmark Queensryche 2000 people
19.10.1984 Vorst Nationaal Brussels Belgium Queensryche 3000 people.
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20.10.1984 Jaap Edenhall Amsterdam Netherlands Queensryche 4500 people.
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21.10.1984 Audimax Hamburg Germany Queensryche 1800 people.
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23.10.1984 Boblingen Sporthalle Stuttgart Germany Queensryche 1200 people. Click here for ticket stub picture. Click here for gig poster picture.
24.10.1984 Stadthalle Offenbach Germany Queensryche 2200 people.
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25.10.1984 Circus Krone Munich Germany Queensryche 1800 people.
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26.10.1984 Hemmerleinhalle Neunkirchen am Brand Germany Queensryche 1400 people. Often listed as Nurnberg, but the venue is in Neunkirchen am Brand just outside of Nurnberg.
28.10.1984 Musensaal Mannheim Germany Queensryche 1400 people. Some sources and ticket stubs claim the venue was at Mozartsaal, but it was at Musensaal instead. Both venues are located in the Rosengarten building.
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29.10.1984 Grugahalle Essen Germany Queensryche 2800 people.
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30.10.1984 Espace Balard Paris France Queensryche 4500 people.
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??.??.198? Worcester, MA USA Date might've been in early November, 1984?
04.11.1984 Civic Center Glens Falls, NY USA Dokken 6000 people, some sources incorrectly claim that this was moved to R.P.I. Fieldhouse in Troy, NY due to the lack of ticket sales. Click here for ticket stub picture
05.11.1984 Meadowlands Arena Meadowlands, NJ USA Dokken 14500 people.
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06.11.1984 Capital Centre Landover, MD USA Dokken 7000 people
07.11.1984 Charlotte Coliseum Charlotte, NC USA Dokken 33000 people
09.11.1984 Auditorium West Palm Beach, FL USA Dokken 5000 people.
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10.11.1984 Civic Centre Arena Lakeland, FL USA Dokken Sold out, 10000 people.
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11.11.1984 Municipal Auditorium Columbus, GA USA Dokken 1400 people
12.11.1984 The Omni Atlanta, GA USA Dokken 5000 people, some sources claim the show was at Civic Centre but that's incorrect.
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14.11.1984 Lakefront Arena New Orleans, LA USA Dokken 4200 people
15.11.1984 Sam Houston Coliseum Houston, TX USA Dokken 7200 people
16.11.1984 Lloyd Noble Center Oklahoma City, OK USA Dokken 5000 people, some sources incorrectly claim this would've been on 18th instead. Venue is sometimes mentioned as Lloyd Noble Arena.
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18.11.1984 Reunion Arena Dallas, TX USA Dokken 12000 people, some sources incorrectly claim this would've been on 17th instead.
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19.11.1984 Convention Arena San Antonio, TX USA Dokken 8500 people, some sources incorrectly claim this would've been on 16th instead
20.11.1984 County Coliseum El Paso, TX USA Dokken
21.11.1984 Tingley Arena Albuquerque, NM USA Dokken
23.11.1984 Inglewood Forum Los Angeles, CA USA Rough Cutt 14000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
24.11.1984 Orange Pavillion San Bernardino, CA USA Dokken 7500 people
25.11.1984 Thomas & Mack Arena Las Vegas, NV USA Dokken 5700 people, some sources mention Aladdin as the venue but they're incorrect. Click here for ticket stub picture
27.11.1984 Sports Arena San Diego, CA USA Dokken 11000 people
28.11.1984 Selland Arena Fresno, CA USA Dokken 4700 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
29.11.1984 Reno, NV USA Dokken 2700 people
30.11.1984 Coliseum Oakland, CA USA Dokken 14000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
02.12.1984 Honolulu, HI USA Dokken 5300 people
05.12.1984 The George Sullivan Arena Anchorage, AK USA Dokken Some sources incorrectly claim this would've been on 4th instead, 5400 people.
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22.12.1984 Memorial Coliseum Corpus Christi, TX USA Dokken Some sources claim the gig was held at Bayfront Auditorium but a concert-goer confirms it is incorrect
28.12.1984 Tucson Convention Center Arena Tucson, AZ USA Dokken Capacity 9278, 2200 or 5000 people depending on the source
29.12.1984 Veterans Memorial Coliseum Phoenix, AZ USA Dokken Capacity 15600, 25000 or 14000 depending on the source, sold out/almost sold out. The date could've been 27th as well, as there are ticket stubs with Thursday Dec 27th printed on them, but there are also ticket stubs with Saturday Dec 29th mentioned on them.
30.12.1984 Municipal Coliseum Lubbock, TX USA Dokken 4500 people
31.12.1984 County Coliseum El Paso, TX USA Dokken 4500 people
02.01.1985 Memorial Coliseum Corpus Christi, TX USA Dokken 4000 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
04.01.1985 Mississippi Coast Coliseum Biloxi, MS USA Dokken 3800 people
05.01.1985 Boutwell Auditorium Birmingham, AL USA Dokken 4000 people.
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07.01.1985 Roberts Stadium Evansville, IN USA Dokken Capacity 12252, 4200 people. Click here for ticket stub picture.
08.01.1985 Louisville Gardens Louisville, KY USA Dokken Capacity 7500.
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09.01.1985 Civic Centre Charleston, WV USA Dokken 3000 people
10.01.1985 Richfield Coliseum Richfield, OH USA Dokken 5300 people
12.01.1985 Sports Arena Toledo, OH USA Dokken 6000 people
15.01.1985 Municipal Auditorium Nashville, TN USA Dokken 3500 people. Click here for pass picture
16.01.1985 Gardens Cincinnati, OH USA Dokken 3200 people
18.01.1985 Joe Louis Arena Detroit, MI USA Dokken 9400 people. Click here for ticket stub picture
19.01.1985 Saginaw, MI USA Dokken 6000 people
21.01.1985 The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Fort Wayne, IN USA Dokken 3300 people.
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22.01.1985 Market Square Arena Indianapolis, IN USA Dokken 6000 people
23.01.1985 Rosemont Horizon Rosemont, IL USA Dokken 2300 people
25.01.1985 Coliseum Madison, WI USA Dokken 4000 people.
26.01.1985 Omaha Civic Auditorium Omaha, NE USA Dokken 6000 people
27.01.1985 Metropolitan Center Bloomington, MN USA Autograph 5000 people, the last show of the tour. Some sources incorrectly claim the warming-up band was Dokken. Some sources list the city as Minneapolis, MN while it was in reality in Bloomington, which is a suburb of Minneapolis.


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