Fox Concerts and The Pageant presents
CONFIRMS 2017 TOUR DATES
NOMINATED FOR ALBUM OF THE YEAR AND BEST COUNTRY ALBUM AT THE 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS, PERFORMANCE CONFIRMED ON THIS WEEKEND’S LIVE BROADCAST
Live at the Fabulous Fox Theatre Thursday, September 21 at 8 p.m.
$62.50, $42.50, $37.50, $32.50, $28
Tickets go on sale Thursday, February 16 at 10AM online at metrotix.com, by calling
314-534-1111, or in person at the Fabulous Fox Box Office.
–By Sean Derrick
Rising country music star Sturgill Simpson announced tour dates this year that will include only a couple stops in the Midwest, namely Saint Louis, MO at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on September 21 and Chicago at the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island the next night.
Simpson is up for a couple big Grammy Awards this Sunday for his album A Sailor’s Guide to Earth in the categories of Best Country Album and Album of the Year. He will also perform at the Grammy’s, which will be broadcast live on CBS at 7:00 PM CDT.
From the press release:
Out now on Atlantic Records (purchase here), A Sailor’s Guide To Earth continues to receive overwhelming critical acclaim with recent “Best of 2016” coverage running at The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, NPR Music, Rolling Stone, Stereogum, Pitchfork, Salon, Billboard, The Atlantic, Paste, SPIN, American Songwriter among many others. Moreover, since the album’s release, Simpson has performed on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” “Conan,” “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “Charlie Rose” and, most recently, the 2017 debut episode of “Saturday Night Live.
STURGILL SIMPSON 2017 TOUR DATES
March 4—Okeechobee, FL—Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival
May 6—Orange Beach, AL—The Wharf Amphitheater
July 7—Charlotte, NC—Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
July 8—Cary, NC—Koka Booth Amphitheatre
July 14—Atlanta, GA—Fox Theatre
July 15—Louisville, KY—Forecastle Festival
July 16—Birmingham, AL—Sloss Music & Arts Festival
July 30—Niigata, Japan—Fuji Rock Festival
September 7—Sugar Land, TX—Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land
September 8—Grand Prairie, TX—Verizon Theatre
September 9—Austin, TX—Austin360 Amphitheater
September 14—New York, NY—Radio City Music Hall
September 15—Columbia, MD—Merriweather Post Pavilion
September 16—Boston, MA—Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
September 19—Detroit, MI—Fox Theatre
September 21—St. Louis, MO—Fox Theatre
September 22—Chicago, IL—Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
September 25—Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre
September 29—Portland, OR—Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
September 30—Redmond, WA—Marymoor Amphitheater
October 6—Los Angeles, CA—Greek Theatre