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Carolina Chocolate Drops Kick Off Summer Tour

on June 11, 2014 - 1:27pm
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Carolina Chocolate Drops kick off a summer tour of the United States and Europe at Cain Park in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, tonight, followed by sets at the Chicago Blues Festival and Bonaroo Music and Arts Festival this weekend. The tour includes shows across the US, including the Midwest, East Coast, West Coast, and more, before heading to the UK and Europe in late August. The band hits the road in the US again this fall. 

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Carolina Chocolate Drops kick off a months-long summer tour of the United States and Europe with a performance at Cain Park in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, tonight, followed by sets at the Chicago Blues Festival and Bonaroo Music and Arts Festival in Tennessee this weekend. The tour includes shows across the US, including the Midwest, East Coast, West Coast, and more, before heading to the UK and Europe for a number of shows in late August. The band closes out summer with a set at the FreshGrass Bluegrass Festival in September and hit the road again in the fall. 

See below for all of the currently announced shows. For additional details and tickets, visit nonesuch.com/on-tour.

Nonesuch Records released its second album from the Carolina Chocolate Drops—the Grammy-nominated Leaving Eden—in 2012, following the 2011 EP with Luminescent Orchestrii and the Chocolate Drops' first Nonesuch release, the critically acclaimed Genuine Negro Jig, which won a Best Traditional Folk Album Grammy.

CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS ON TOUR

Jun 12 Cain Park Cleveland Heights, OH
Jun 13 Chicago Blues Festival Chicago, IL
Jun 15 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Manchester, TN
Jun 16&17 City Winery Chicago, IL
Jun 18 The Ark Ann Arbor, MI
Jun 20 Blue Ridge Music Center Galax, VA
Jun 21 FestivALT Charleston, VA
Jul 1 Kuumbwa Jazz Santa Cruz, CA
Jul 2 Gallo Center for the Arts Modesto, CA
Jul 3 City Winery Napa, CA
Jul 4 High Sierra Music Festival Quincy, WA
Jul 6 Woodland Park Zoo Seattle, WA
Jul 7 Top Hat Lounge Missoula, MT
Jul 9 Knitting Factory Concert House Boise, ID
Jul 11 River Bend Park Winston, OR
Jul 12 Oregon Zoo Portland, OR
Jul 15 Belly Up Aspen Aspen, CO
Jul 16 Red Rocks Amphitheatre* Morrison, CO
Jul 17 Uptown Theatre* Kansas City, MO
Jul 19 Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival Oak Hill, NY
Jul 25 Lake Fairfield Cashiers, NC
Jul 27 FloydFest Floyd, VA
Aug 9 North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh, NC
     
Aug 15 Beautiful Days Festival Devon, UK
Aug 17 Lowlands Festival Biddinghuizen, NETHERLANDS
Aug 18 Church of St John the Evangelist Oxford, UK
Aug 19 Snape Maltings Concert Hall Suffolk, UK
Aug 20 St George's Bristol, UK
     
Sep 19 FreshGrass Festival North Adams, MA
     
Oct 9 Musical Instrument Museum Phoenix, AZ
Oct 11 Rialto Theatre Tucson, AZ
Oct 13  The Kessler Dallas, TX 
Oct 15 University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Belton, TX
Oct 18 The Blue Note Columbia, MO
Oct 19 Off Broadway St. Louis, MO
Oct 21 The Vogue Indianapolis, IN
Oct 22&23 The Clifton Center Louisville, KY
     

 * w/Old Crow Medicine Show

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Comments

Please will you come to the North of Scotland, you have lots of fans here. The Luminescents know how good can be and Inverness or Croy would be even better.
Hilary

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