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Olivia Chaney kicks off a three-week North American tour featuring music from her debut album, The Longest River, at Roulette in Brooklyn on Wednesday, culminating in a return to NYC for a show at Joe's Pub on June 25. "With an earthiness to her expressive soprano, Chaney is bringing the grand tradition of British folk music into the 21st century," says the New Yorker. "Baez, Collins, Mitchell, Marling," exclaims PopMatters; "the debut folk album by Olivia Chaney shows that she belongs in this company. It's pretty much perfect."Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On TourOn TourMonday, June 1, 2015|1 comments
Conor Oberst kicks off a spring tour of the United States at 40 Watt in Athens, Georgia, on Wednesday, followed by stops in Wilmington and Boston, all with support from Larkin Poe. The tour continues with a set at The Governors Ball in NYC and late-night show in Williamsburg on Saturday, followed by a late-night Governors Ball After Dark show in Williamsburg; sold-out concerts in Maquoketa, Iowa, his hometown of Omaha, and Lincoln, Nebraska, all with support from The Felice Brothers; and a culminating set at Rock the Garden at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On TourOn TourFriday, May 22, 2015|0 comments
This Memorial Day weekend, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell take their Traveling Kind tour to Texas and South Carolina ... Sam Amidon is on NPR's Mountain Stage ... Laurie Anderson performs in Germany ... Devendra Banhart tours Spain ... Jeremy Denk plays Czech in London ... Rhiannon Giddens is in Augusta, Georgia ... Brad Mehldau, Mark Guiliana join forces as Mehliana in the Netherlands ... Robert Plant kicks off tour in Pacific Northwest ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsOn TourFriday, May 22, 2015|2 comments
Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters kick off their spring and summer tour, featuring music from the album lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar, at the Sasquatch! Festival in George, WA, this Sunday. The North American dates include a return to Bonnaroo and finish off at the Mann Center in Philadelphia on June 17. The Pixies will open five of the shows, and JD McPherson five. The UK and European leg of the tour begins July 10 and runs into August.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On TourOn TourThursday, May 21, 2015|0 comments
The Black Keys resume their Turn Blue world tour with a performance at the Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona, Spain, next Thursday, May 28. The tour continues into August with festival sets in Greece, United Kingdom, Denmark, Canada, and United States, including Governors Ball, Isle of Wight, Outside Lands, and many more.