Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced a string of North American concerts this spring before going out on their first European tour in 20 years. Petty and the Heatbreakers will play nine U.S. dates, running from April 19 in Broomfield, CO, through May 5 in Austin, TX. They currently have booked one Canadian date as well, at the Mile One Centre in St. John’s.

Today (Dec. 15) at 5:30 p.m. ET, you can go to Tom Petty’s Twitter page, @TomPetty, for an hour long Q&A.
Petty and the Heartbreakers’ European tour starts June 7 in Dublin, wrapping up on June 30 in Mannheim, Germany. The outing includes his recently reported June 22 headlining set at England’s Isle of Wight Festival.

Here are all of Petty and the Heartbreakers’ confirmed North American tour dates:

Apr. 19 – Broomfield, CO – 1st Bank Center
Apr. 21 – Little Rock, AR – Verizon Arena
Apr. 24 – Albuquerque, NM – Tingley Coliseum
Apr. 26 – Wichita, KS – INTRUST Bank Arena
Apr. 28 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Apr. 29 – Alpharetta, GA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park
May 1 – Estero, FL – Germain Arena
May 3 – Orlando, FL – Amway Center
May 5 – Austin, TX – Frank Irwin Center
Jun. 3 – St. John’s, Canada – Mile One Centre

Photo: David Cowles