Musician Jon Bon Jovi pauses between questions during an interview in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 26, 2007. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

The Bon Jovi rock band Thursday announced its two year world tour beginning February 2010.

The tour will include 135 shows in 30 countries and includes a kick off concert of the new meadowlands stadium on May 24 and 25, 2010.

Tickets for the May 24-25, 2010 concerts at the New Meadowlands Stadium go on sale on Saturday October 31 at 10:00 am EST while additional tour dates go on sale November 9th and November 16th.

View tour dates here.