Alabama Shakes Launches Huge 2016 Tour

2015 was a year to remember for Alabama Shakes. With the band releasing it’s sophomore album Sound & Color, the album received multiple Grammy nominations, and was widely regarded as one of the best releases of last year.shakes sq

To keep up with last year’s momentum, the “Don’t Wanna Fight” hitmakers have announced they are hitting the road big time, bringing their psychedelic blues & southern fried soul to even more fans and admirers across North America and Europe. Included in the tour dates is an extended stay in the UK and a return to the states in mid-summer to tackle the huge festival circuit.

If you’re not familiar with the band, we’ve included the video below for the track, “Don’t Wanna Fight”. This shows the band live and raw, and really gives you an idea of the magic you may have been missing.

Check out the band’s tour schedule below:

05/13 – Birmingham, UK @ O2 Academy Birmingham

05/15 – Brighton, UK @ The Great Escape

05/28 – St. Louis, MO @ The Fox Theatre

05/29 – Kansas City, MO @ THe Starlight Theatre

05/30 – Minneapolis, MN @ Hall’s Island

06/02 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park

06/03 – Detroit, MI @ Masonic Temple Theatre

06/05 – Seaside Heights, NJ @ Gentlemen of the Road

06/06 – Toronto, ON @ Field Trip Music & Arts Festival

06/07 – Hunter Mountain, NY @ Mountain Jam Festival

06/09 – Charlottesville, VA @ nTelos Wireless Pavilion

06/10 – Cary, NC @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park +

06/12 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

06/24-28 – Pilton, UK @ Glastonbury

06/27 – Beuningen, NL @ Down the Rabbit Hole

06/28 – Werchter, BE @ Rock Werchter

06/30 – Leipzig, DE @ Conne Island

07/01 – Gdynia, PL @ Open’er Festival

07/04 – Dublin, IE @ Marlay Park

07/05 – Belfort, FR @ Les Eurockeennes

07/06 – Koln, DE @ Live Music Hall

07/08 – Lucca, IT @ Summer Festival Lucca

07/10 – Rotterdam, NL @ North Sea Jazz Fest

07/12 – Kinross, UK @ T in the Park

07/30 – Louisville, KY @ Iroquois Amphitheater

07/31 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza

08/01 – Council Bluffs, IA @ Harrah’s Council Bluffs Casino & Hotel

08/04 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Red Butte Harden

08/05 – Boise, ID @ Idaho Botanical Garden

08/07 – Troutdale, OR @ Edgefield

08/08 – Redmond, VA @ Marymoor Park

08/09 – Squamish, BC @ Squamish Valley Music Festival

08/12 – San Diego, CA @ Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

08/13 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre

08/14 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl

08/16 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Ampitheatre

08/18 – Grand Prairie, TX @ Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie

08/21 – Alpharetta, GA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

09/17 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Mann Center for the Performing Arts

09/18 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion

09/19 – Queens, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium

09/22 – Lewiston, NY @ Artpark

10/02-04 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits

11/18 – London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton

Photo: Getty

 

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