The Peter Tosh tour dates appear courtesy of James Wilson and Peter Carlson. You can check out the dates, complete with set lists at

Peter Tosh Solo Tour Dates

Compiled and researched by Peter Carlson

00/???/76 Unknown venue, Cambridge, MA, USA
00/???/76 The Savoy, New York City, NY, USA
01/JUL/76 The Beacon Theater, New York City, NY, USA
16/OCT/76 The Beacon Theater, New York City, NY, USA


Prior to the release of Equal Rights Peter did a series of radio station interviews in the US that included live solo acoustic performances. He returned to the US later in the year with his band to tour the album.

00/???/77 WXFM, Chicago, IL, USA
(interview and solo acoustic live)
00/???/77 KZEL, Eugene, OR, USA
(interview and solo acoustic live)
07/MAR/77 The Bottom Line, New York City, NY, USA
00/???/77 Unknown venue, Philadelphia, PA, USA
00/???/77 Unknown venue, Miami, FL, USA
00/DEC/77 Savanna La Mar, Jamaica


22/APR/78 One Love Peace Concert, Kingston, JA

On tour opening for the Rolling Stones

??/???/78 Kentucky, Rock Arena, USA
10/JUN/78 Civic Center, Lakeland, FL, USA
12/JUN/78 Fox Theater, Atlanta, GA, USA
14/JUN/78 Capital Theatre, Passaic, NJ, USA
15/JUN/78 Warner Theater, Washington, DC, USA
17/JUN/78 J.F.K. Stadium, Philadelphia, PA, USA
19/JUN/78 The Palladium, New York City, NY, USA
(Mick Jagger joins Peter for Don't Look Back)
21/JUN/78 The Hampton Colliseum, Hampton, VA, USA
22/JUN/78 Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
26/JUN/78 War Memorial Coliseum, Greensboro, NC, USA
28/JUN/78 Midsouth Coliseum, Memphis, TN, USA
29/JUN/78 Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY, USA
01/JUL/78 Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, OH, USA
04/JUL/78 Rich Stadium, Orchard Park (Buffalo), NY, USA
(possible 2nd day on the 5th)
06/JUL/78 Masonic Hall, Detroit, MI, USA
08/JUL/78 Soldier Field, Chicago, IL, USA
10/JUL/78 Civic Center, St. Paul, MN, USA
11/JUL/78 Keil Auditorium, St. Louis, MO, USA
(Jagger on Don't Look Back)
13/JUL/78 Superdome, New Orleans, LA, USA
17/JUL/78 Folsom Field, Boulder, CO, USA
18/JUL/78 Tarrant County, Fort Worth, TX, USA
19/JUL/78 Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, TX, USA
(NOT at the Hoffeinz Pavillion)
(Peter Tosh was good...crowd was pretty laid-back until Mick came out for "You Gotta Walk (and don't look back)", a hit at the time...then all hell broke loose... --anonymous recollection of attendee)
21/JUL/78 Community Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
23/JUL/78 Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim, CA, USA
24/JUL/78 Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim, CA, USA
(After this show Tosh crashes the Bob Marley show at the Starlite Bowl, performs Get Up, Stand Up with Marley, Jagger watched off stage).
26/JUL/78 The Oakland Colliseum, Oakland, CA, USA
(Last show of the 1978 Stones tour. Bill Graham presents The Rolling Stones, Santana, Eddie Money and Peter Tosh).

00/???/78 The Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London, England

04/DEC/78 Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, UK
16/DEC/78 Saturday Night Live, TV Show, CA, USA


??/???/79 Martha's Vineyard, USA
??/JAN/79 Golden Bear, Hunnington Beach, CA, USA
02/FEB/79 Capri Ballroom, Atlanta, GA, USA
03/FEB/79 The Roxy Theater, San Diego, CA, USA
05/FEB/79 Roxy Theater, Los Angeles, CA, USA
10/FEB/79 Catalyst Club, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
13/FEB/79 The Glen Miller Club, Boulder, CO, USA
15/FEB/79 Dallas Palladium, Dallas, TX, USA
(2 sets)
05/MAR/79 Long Island, NY
(perhaps at My Father's Place), USA
00/MAR/79 Unknown venue, Philadelphia, PA, USA
13/MAR/79 The Bayou, Washington, DC, USA
14/MAR/79 The Bottom Line, New York City, NY, USA
15/MAR/79 My Father's Place, Old Roslyn, NY, USA
16/MAR/79 My Father's Place, Old Roslyn, NY, USA
17/MAR/79 The Bottom Line, NYC, USA, USA
23/MAR/79 Calderone Auditorium, Hempstead, NY, USA
07/JUL/79 Sunsplash II, Jarrett Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
12/JUL/79 Palasport, Bologna, Italy
16/JUL/79 Montruex, Jazz Festival, Switzerland
22/AUG/79 Calderone Auditorium, Hempstead, NY, USA

Peter Tosh was a scheduled performer at The Muse Concerts for a Non-Nuclear Future, Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY which ran Sept. 19-22, 1979.

I don't know which day he played but this was a big time concert including headliners like Bruce Springteen, Tom Petty, and Jackson Browne.

8or9/SEP/79 Monterey Fairgrounds, Monterey, CA, USA
13/SEP/79 The Bottom Line, New York City, NY, USA
00/OCT/79 The Apollo Theatre, New York City, NY, USA
00/???/79 Unknown location, Canada
00/???/79 Hollerman Rink, Central Park, New York City, NY, USA


00/???/80 My Father Places, Old Roslyn, NY, USA
00/???/80 Unknown venue, London, England
00/???/80 Sao Paulo Jazz Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil
00/DEC/80 Sunsplash III, Jarrett Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica


00/JUN/81 Trenio, Italy
00/JUN/81 Mira, Italy
03/JUN/81 Oslo, Norway
12/JUN/81 Amsterdam, Paradiso, Holland

13/JUN/81 Anti-Aparthied Festival, Amsterdam, Holland
30/JUN/81 The Rainbow Theatre, London
01/JUL/81 Unknown venue, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
01/AUG/81 Saenger Hall, New Orleans, LA, USA
15/AUG/81 Mesa Amphitheatre, Pheonix, AZ, USA
16/AUG/81 Main Auditorium, Tucson, AZ, USA
18/AUG/81 The California Theater, San Diego, CA, USA
20/AUG/81 The Roxy, Los Angeles, CA, USA
21/AUG/81 The Roxy, Los Angeles, CA, USA
22/AUG/81 The Roxy, Los Angeles, CA, USA
23/AUG/81 County Bowl, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
25/AUG/81 Circle Star Theatre, San Carlos, CA, USA
26/AUG/81 University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
28/AUG/81 The Commons, Sonoma State University, Sonoma, CA, USA
29/AUG/81 Paramount Theatre, Portland, OR, USA
30/AUG/81 Paramount Theatre, Seatle, WA, USA
08/SEP/81 Lincoln Center, 417 W. Magnolia, Denver, Colorado, USA
(Tuesday night show)
13/SEP/81 Unknown venue, Madison, WI, USA
21/SEP/81 The Ritz, New York City, NY, USA
29/SEP/81 The Ritz, New York City, NY, USA
07/OCT/81 The Strand Theatre, Ithaca, NY, USA


00/???/82 Sunrise Music Center, Florida, USA
00/???/82 Unknown venue, Detroit, MI, USA
00/???/82 The Country Club, Reseda, CA, USA
00/???/82 Unknown venue, Boulder, CO, USA
25/AUG/82 Unknown venue, Denver, CO, USA
00/???/82 Unknown venue, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
09/SEP/82 Uptown Theatre, Kansas City, MO, USA
11/SEP/82 Unknown venue, Chicago, IL, USA
15/SEP/82 Front Row Theatre, Cleveland, OH, USA
(with Jimmy Cliff)
20/OCT/82 Montego Bay, JA
05/NOV/82 The Roxy, Los Angeles, CA, USA
(2 Sets)
09/NOV/82 Unknown venue, Chicago, IL, USA
16/NOV/82 Jarrett Park, Montego Bay, JA
27/NOV/82 World Music Festival, Kingston, JA
26/DEC/82 Youth Consciouness Festival, Kingston, JA


00/???/83 David Letterman Show, NYC, NY, USA
00/???/83 Chicago, IL, USA
00/???/83 Unknown venue, Berlin, Germany
00/???/83 Unknown venue, New York City, NY, USA
(could be the Pier 84 show)
00/???/83 Unknown venue, Los Angeles, CA, USA
(probably the 23/AUG/83 show)
00/???/83 Front Row Theatre, Cleveland, OH, USA
(not the '82 show)
10/MAR/83 Unknown venue, New Haven, CT, USA
(perhaps 10/JUL/83)
06/JUL/83 Pier 84, New York City, NY, USA
10/JUL/83 Agora Ballroom, New Haven, CT, USA
12/JUL/83 Stanley Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

13/JUL/83 University of Vermont, Rutland, VT, USA
13/JUL/83 Jaap Eden Hal, Amsterdam, Netherlands (date is not right, SEP or NOV more likely)
23/JUL/83 Meadows Amphitheatre, Austin, TX, USA
25/JUL/83 Culle Auditorium, Houston, TX, USA
29/JUL/83 Agora Ballroom, Atlanta, GA, USA
06/AUG/83 Michigan Theatre, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
($10 advanced)
"I made the Saturday [August 6, 1983 Peter Tosh] show in Ann Arbor, MI and was blown away by the amazing, funny and nervy Tosh, smokin' a fatty, singing Bush Doctor while riding an unicycle around the stage." - anonymous recollection of this show.

13/AUG/83 Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood, CA, USA
(with Jimmy Cliff)
23/AUG/83 The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, USA
24/AUG/83 Open Air Amphitheater, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
26/AUG/83 Lahaina Civic Amphitheatre, Maui, HI
(Friday, 7pm show, $12.50 advance, $13 at door)
28/AUG/83 Unknown venue, Berkley, CA, USA
30/SEP/83 Ahoy Sports Palace, Rotterdam, Netherlands
04/OCT/83 Hyppodrome de Pantin, Paris, France
08/OCT/83 Toulouse, France
11/OCT/83 Sttutgart - Sindelfingen, Germany
12/OCT/83 Stadhthalle, Offenbache, Germany
13/OCT/83 Mannheim, Germany
14/OCT/83 Hannover, Germany
15/OCT/83 Hamburg, Germany
16/OCT/83 Metropol, Berlin, Germany
17/OCT/83 Dusseldorf, Germany
18/OCT/83 Munchen, Germany
31/OCT/83 Gainsville, FL, USA
23/NOV/83 Dominion Theater, London
00/DEC/83 Press Conference upon Peter's arrival in Africa, Swaziland
31/DEC/83 Kingston, Jamaica

If you have any dates that are not already listed here then please contact
Peter Carlson or James Wilson