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Ladies and gentlemen, the Stones start new tour in Abu Dhabi

The Rolling Stones will kick off their 14 ON FIRE tour presented by Eastspring Investments with a one-off show at Abu Dhabi’s du Arena (pictured) (Yas Island) on 21 February (#StonesAbuDhabi).

The stage design for the outdoor concerts is based on the band’s ubiquitous tongue and lips logo, which extends out into the audience. The exclusive ‘Tongue Pit’ area inside the stage will give fans in this area an incomparable 360 degree concert experience. Known for their ground-breaking sets and use of cutting-edge technology, the Stones’ set design will feature video screens and special effects that will enhance the high-octane experience of attending a live Stones’ show.

The 14 ON FIRE tour produced by AEG Live will see Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood head back out on the road after a mammoth run of concerts in the US and the UK in 2013. Mick Taylor, who was a member of the Rolling Stones from 1969-1974, will be a special guest for this tour.

The du Arena is supported by the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority whose remit includes marketing the destination internationally through a wide range of activities aimed at attracting visitors and investment. Photo credit: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority.