Country/folk singer-songwriter John Prine excelled in 2017! Some of his biggest accomplishments include headlining the Newport Folk Festival, winning ‘Artist of the Year’ at the Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony and releasing his first-ever book, John Prine Beyond Words. Now, the Illinois native plans to celebrate in exciting fashion…
Although John Prine still has shows scheduled in the coming weeks, he has already announced his plans to tour the nation in 2018! Sadly, the limited tour will only stop in 11 cities. However, the “Angel from Montgomery” will not be travelling alone. Sturgill Simpson will perform solo before the New York show, and Kurt Vile will sing in Philadelphia. Also, Margo Price is on the schedule for the final show in Norfolk. Check out the official dates and locations below…
John Prine Tour:
Apr 13 – Radio City Music Hall – New York, NY
Apr 14 – Merriam Theater – Philadelphia, PA
Apr 25 – Riverside Theatre – Milwaukee, WI
Apr 27 – Chicago Theatre – Chicago, IL
Apr 28 – Virginia Theatre – Champaign, IL
May 11 – Beaver Dam Amphitheater – Beaver Dam, KY
May 12 – Clowes Hall – Indianapolis, IN
May 19 – Balboa Theatre – San Diego, CA
May 23 – Harris Center – Folsom, CA
May 24 – The Warfield – San Francisco, CA
June 2 – Chrysler Hall – Norfolk, VA
Tickets went on sale December 8th. Don’t miss your chance to see Prine perform live! The 71-year-old artist plans to use this tour to promote his forthcoming album, Prine’s first record since 2005. Information about the album will be released at a later date.
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