Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Robert Plant Confirms North American Tour Dates

Robert Plant and Band of Joy announced they will be hitting the road early 2011 for a North American tour. New Yorkers, Plant will be at the Beacon Theatre on January 29. Those of you not in the New York area, check below for dates near you.
Rounder Records is excited to announce that Robert Plant has confirmed a 15-date North American tour. Beginning January 18th in Asheville, NC, this will be the first tour on these shores since the triumphant release of his latest album, Band of Joy, which Rolling Stone magazine in its four-star review called "sweet, elegant folk that still swings like Satan's barn door." The touring band will once again be the same that made the record: Patty Griffin, vocals; Darrell Scott, multi instrumentalist/vocals; Byron House, bass/vocals; Marco Giovino, drums and percussion/vocals, and co-producer Buddy Miller, guitar/vocals. North Mississippi Allstars will be supporting on all the dates.
Tour Dates

  • 18 Asheville, NC Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
  • 19 Pittsburgh, PA Peterson Events Center (University of Pittsburgh)
  • 21 Ann Arbor, MI Hill Auditorium
  • 22 Toronto, ONT Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
  • 25 Boston, MA House of Blues
  • 26 Upper Darby, PA Tower Theatre
  • 28 Mashantucket, CT MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino
  • 29 New York, NY Beacon Theatre

  • 1 Washington, DC DAR Constitution Hall
  • 2 Raleigh, NC Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
  • 4 North Charleston, SC North Charleston Performing Arts Center
  • 5 Atlanta, GA Fox Theatre
  • 7 Charlotte, NC Ovens Auditorium
  • 8 - 9 Nashville, TN War Memorial Auditorium