Stones to Rock Memphis on December 3

AUGUST 24, 2005 - Posted at 8:14 a.m. CDT

MEMPHIS, TN - The Rolling Stones will bring their "A Bigger Bang" world tour to the Mid-South this fall, with the announcement this morning of a December 3 concert at the new FedEx Forum in Memphis.

Formal ticket information has not yet been released, although prices start at $60 for a March 9 date at Alltell Arena in North Little Rock.

The Stones last played Memphis in 1999, when they packed more than 20,000 fans into The Pyramid.  The band previously played Memphis several times in various appearances over a 40-year span at the Mid-South Coliseum and Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.