Dawes and Blitzen Trapper to co-headline First Ave on November 4
Roots rock fans, get ready: Dawes and Blitzen Trapper just announced a co-headlining bill that hits First Avenue on November 4th. Dawes will be continuing a seemingly never-ending tour behind their sophomore release, Nothing Is Wrong, which came out earlier this summer. They're also still riding out the positive reviews from the Middle Brother album, which features a collaboration between Taylor and Griffin Goldsmith of Dawes, Matt Vasquez of The Delta Spirit, and John McCauley of Deer Tick.
Pacific Northwest folksters Blitzen Trapper have a new one coming out on Sub Pop September 13th, titled American Goldwing. Pre-sale tickets for all shows go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m. EST, and you can also pick up a limited edition tour shirt or discounted CD from either band with your tickets as well. Score.
Below, we've got the full tour dates, along with a download of a free tour EP featuring songs from both bands.
10/7/11 -- Petaluma, CA -- Mystic Theater 10/8/11 -- Santa Barbara, CA -- SOHO 10/9/11 -- San Diego, CA -- Belly Up 10/10/11 -- Pheonix, AZ -- Crescent Ballroom 10/11/11 -- Tucson, AZ -- Santa Fe Sol Live 10/15/11 -- Baton Rouge, LA -- Marship Theater 10/18/11 -- Atlanta, GA -- Variety Playhouse 10/19/11 -- Nashville, TN -- Mercy Lounge 10/20/11 -- Louisville, KY -- Headliner's 10/21/11 -- Asheville, NC -- Orange Peel 10/22/11 -- Carborro, NC -- Cat's Cradle 10/24/11 -- Washington, DC -- Black Cat 10/26/11 -- New York, NY -- Webster Hall 10/27/11 -- Philadelphia, PA -- Theater of Living Arts 10/28/11 -- Boston, MA -- Royale 10/30/11 -- Toronto, ON -- Opera House 11/1/11 -- Cleveland, OH -- Beachland Ballroom 11/2/11 -- Grand Rapids, MI -- Calvin College 11/3/11 -- Chicago, IL -- The Metro 11/4/11 -- Minneapolis, MN -- First Avenue 11/5/11 -- Milwaukee, WI -- Turner Hall 11/7/11 -- Boulder, CO -- Fox Theater 11/10/11 -- Vancouver, BC -- Rickshaw Theater 11/11/11 -- Seattle, WA -- The Neptune 11/13/11 -- Eugene, OR -- McDonald Theater 11/15/11 -- San Francisco, CA -- The Fillmore
As if this wasn't enough Nothing Is Wrong is also the CD of the week over at the Current. That was pretty good planning, guys.
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