On March 11 the American rock band Alabama Shakes announced on their Facebook page headlining tour dates for the summer of 2013. The North American tour begins in Columbus, Ohio on June 18 and ends in Minneapolis, Minn. on July 28. You can view a complete list of tour dates below.
During Alabama Shakes' summer 2013 North American tour the band will perform 16 concerts over a five and a half week time span. They will not only perform headlining concerts but also perform at Firefly Music Festival, Forecastle Festival, Calgary Folk Festival, and Grand Targhee Festival.
Alabama Shakes will be touring in support of their debut studio album, "Boys & Girls" which was released on April 9, 2012 via Rough Trade Records/ATO Records. In support of the album the band recently appeared as a musical guest on "Saturday Night Live" and you can watch that live performance here.
Fly Golden Eagle and Hurray for the Riff Raff will open on select dates. Fan club pre-sale tickets are currently on sale here. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning March 15 and 16. For more information about Alabama Shakes' summer 2013 headlining tour visit the band's official website here.
Alabama Shakes - Summer 2013 North American Tour Dates:
June 18 – Columbus, Ohio, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
June 19 – Royal Oak, Mich., Royal Oak Music Theatre
June 20 – Toronto, Ontario, Echo Beach
June 22 – Dover, Delaware, Dover International Speedway @ Firefly Music Festival
June 23 – Port Chester, N.Y., The Capitol Theatre
July 13 – Louisville, Ky., Louisville Waterfront Park @ Forecastle Festival
July 14 – Tulsa, Okla., Cain’s Ballroom
July 15 – Albuquerque, N.M., Popejoy Hall
July 17 – Hollywood, Calif., Hollywood Palladium
July 18 – Hollywood, Calif., Hollywood Palladium
July 19 – Las Vegas, Nev., Pearl Concert Theater
July 21 – Alta, Wyo., Grand Targhee Resort Amphitheater @ Grand Targhee Festival
July 23 – Vancouver, British Columbia, The Vogue Theatre
July 25 – Calgary, Alberta, Prince’s Island Park @ Calgary Folk Festival
July 26 – Edmonton, Alberta, Heritage Amphitheatre Interstellar Rodeo
July 28 – Minneapolis, Minn., The Cabooze