Presto Tour

From February 15, 1990 to June 29, 1990

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Rush’s Presto tour kicked off in Greenville, South Carolina on February 15, 1990 and concluded on June 29th, 1990 in Irvine, California.¬†Opening bands on the Presto tour included¬†Mr. Big, Chalk Circle, and Voivod.

Tour Dates

Date Location Venue
February 15, 1990 Greenville, South Carolina Memorial Auditorium
February 17, 1990 Greenville, South Carolina Memorial Auditorium
February 19, 1990 Jacksonville, Florida Memorial Coliseum
February 20, 1990 St. Petersburg, Florida Bayfront Center
February 22, 1990 Miami, Florida Miami Arena
February 23, 1990 Orlando, Florida Orlando Arena
February 25, 1990 New Orleans, Louisiana Lakefront Arena
February 26, 1990 Houston, Texas The Summit
February 28, 1990 San Antonio, Texas Convention Center Arena
March 1, 1990 Dallas, Texas Reunion Arena
March 3, 1990 Kansas City, Missouri Kemper Arena
March 5, 1990 St. Louis, Missouri The Arena
March 6, 1990 Cincinnati, Ohio Riverfront Coliseum
March 8, 1990 Auburn Hills, Michigan The Palace
March 9, 1990 Auburn Hills, Michigan The Palace
March 20, 1990 Edmonton, Alberta Northlands Coliseum
March 21, 1990 Calgary, Alberta Calgary Saddledome
March 23, 1990 Vancouver, British Columbia Pacific Coliseum
March 24, 1990 Portland, Oregon Memorial Coliseum
March 26, 1990 Seattle, Washington Seattle Center Coliseum
March 28, 1990 Sacramento, California Arco Arena
March 30, 1990 Oakland, California Oakland Coliseum
March 31, 1990 Oakland, California Oakland Coliseum
April 2, 1990 Los Angeles, California Great Western Forum
April 3, 1990 Los Angeles, California Great Western Forum
April 5, 1990 San Diego, California Sports Arena
April 7, 1990 Costa Mesa, California Pacific Amphitheater
April 8, 1990 Phoenix, Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
April 19, 1990 Rochester, New York War Memorial
April 20, 1990 East Rutherford, New Jersey Meadowlands Arena
April 22, 1990 Uniondale, New York Nassau Coliseum
April 24, 1990 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The Spectrum
April 25, 1990 East Rutherford, New Jersey Meadowlands Arena
April 27, 1990 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The Spectrum
April 28, 1990 Rochester, New York War Memorial
May 1, 1990 Atlanta, Georgia The Omni
May 2, 1990 Charlotte, North Carolina Charlotte Coliseum
May 4, 1990 Richmond, Virginia Richmond Coliseum
May 5, 1990 Largo, Maryland Capital Centre
May 7, 1990 Providence, Rhode Island Civic Center
May 8, 1990 Hartford, Connecticut Hartford Civic Center
May 10, 1990 Worcester, Massachusetts The Centrum
May 11, 1990 Worcester, Massachusetts The Centrum
May 13, 1990 Quebec City, Quebec Colisee De Quebec
May 14, 1990 Montreal, Quebec The Forum
May 16, 1990 Toronto, Ontario Maple Leaf Gardens
May 17, 1990 Toronto, Ontario Maple Leaf Gardens
June 1, 1990 Old Orchard Beach, Maine Unknown Venue
June 2, 1990 Albany, New York Knickerbocker Arena
June 4, 1990 Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore Arena
June 5, 1990 Hampton, Virginia Hampton Coliseum
June 7, 1990 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Civic Arena
June 8, 1990 Richfield, Ohio Richfield Coliseum
June 10, 1990 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Blossom Music Center
June 11, 1990 Cincinnati, Ohio Riverbend Music Center
June 13, 1990 Columbus, Ohio Cooper Stadium
June 14, 1990 Noblesville, Indiana Deercreek Amphitheater
June 16, 1990 East Troy, Wisconsin Alpine Valley Music Theatre
June 17, 1990 East Troy, Wisconsin Alpine Valley Music Theatre
June 19, 1990 Bloomington, Minnesota Met Center
June 20, 1990 Omaha, Nebraska Civic Auditorium Arena
June 22, 1990 Englewood, Colorado Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre
June 24, 1990 Salt Lake City, Utah Salt Palace Center
June 26, 1990 Sacramento, California Cal Expo
June 27, 1990 Mountain View, California Shoreline Amphitheater
June 29, 1990 Irvine, California Irvine Meadows Amphitheater
September 15, 1990 Westlake Village, California North Ranch Country Club

Presto Tour 1990

Setlist

“Force Ten”
“Freewill”
“Distant Early Warning”
“Time Stand Still”
“Subdivisions”
“Marathon”
“Red Barchetta”
“Superconductor”
“Show Don’t Tell” (preceded¬†“Superconductor” until February 22nd, 1990)
“The Pass”
“Closer To The Heart”
“Manhattan Project”
“Xanadu”
“YYZ”
“The Rhythm Method” (Drum solo)
“Scars”
“War Paint”
“Mission”
“Tom Sawyer”


Encore

“The Big Money” (replaced by “The Spirit Of Radio” on April 2nd, 1990.)
“2112” (Overture)
“La Villa Strangiato”
“In The Mood”
“Wipeout!”

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