Thanks to nectarden for this piece of news :)
Muse are slated to headline mtvU's 2004 Campus Invasion tour in the United States.
I have found some details about the tour... In general, it looks like Muse will
headline this tour, which will begin in the Northeast and then run south and
westward, and which will run from April 4th to May 2nd. And some dates may be
private (not open to the public). Tom Kirk has said that a confirmation of this
tour should be posted on muse.mu by the end of January. Posted below are even more
MTVU CAMPUS INVASION
As of 1/12/05
MTVU Announces this years Campus Invasion starring MUSE. The tour includes the
An evening concert with MUSE and a very special guest.
Sound and Lights
250 Posters (personalized to your school
1,000 Flyers (personalized to your school
Customized / sized Ad Mat for on-campus ads
A cool, hip daytime village (11am 4pm) consisting of (7) seven - possibly more -
exciting, interactive event areas (approximately one 20 x 20 and six 15 x 10
areas). Specifics on interactivities currently TBD.
mtvUs Village will come self contained - needs no student labor, although
volunteers are always welcome! Village is modular and can fit into different kinds
of spaces, although must be in a high traffic area.Although, this day-long /
night-long event is inclusive of many of the most costly aspects required to stage
a major concert, schools will need to provide specific elements with the same
attention and professionalism that they would for any other national concert:
8,000 square feet of space in a high traffic on campus location, and appropriate
Staging, barricade, power, spotlights (per advance with mtvUs Campus Invasion Tour
Student or professional labor for concert including stage crew, runners, van,
Catering (breakfast (25), lunch (50), dinner (50) all numbers approximate - for
village and concert crew and band, Dressing Room Requirements/ Bus / After-Show
2 full page or 4 half page school newspaper ads.
2 weeks of campus radio (frequency of radio spots is determined by school).
3 campus-wide email blasts (if available).
Please also note this amazing package is available to mtvU participating campuses
only. The tour routing will start in northeast going south then across April 4th
May 2. The Price is $20,000-$25,000
Offer should state whether or not show will be open to the public OR closed to
Evening concert will need to start by 8:00 pm.
Ticket prices must be capped at no more than $10 student and $15 general public.
All revenue is retained by college or university.
Merchandise rate is per schools concession policy but we request 100% to artist on