GREGG ALLMAN ANNOUNCES WINTER TOUR
LEGENDARY ROCKER AND HIS BAND SET LIVE DATES THROUGH JANUARY 2017,
INCLUDING TWO-NIGHT NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION IN SAVANNAH, GA
SOUTHERN SCHEDULE WRAPS WITH TWO-NIGHT HOMECOMING
AT MACON, GAS GRAND OPERA HOUSE ON JANUARY 17TH AND 18TH
SECOND ANNUAL CITY WINERY RESIDENCY BEGINS THIS WEEKEND IN NEW YORK CITY
INTIMATE 10-SHOW CLUB RUN GETS UNDERWAY SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH
(New York, NY) Gregg Allman has announced a major series of U.S. live dates set to begin December 30th and 31st with a pair of New Years Eve celebrations at Savannah, GAs Lucas Theatre For The Arts. Allman and his full eight-man band will then travel the American South through January 2017, culminating in a very special two-night stand at The Grand Opera House in the legendary rockers beloved Macon, GA on January 17th and 18th. A complete itinerary is below. For complete details and ticket information, please see greggallman.com/tour .
Allman will be accompanied throughout the tour by his always-extraordinary band, comprising Scott Sharrard (guitar), Peter Levin (keyboards), Steve Potts (drums), Brett Bass (bass), Jay Collins and Art Edmaiston (saxophone), Marc Franklin (trumpet), and longtime Allman Brothers Band member Marc Quinones (percussion). The tour follows Allman and his bands hugely anticipated 10-night club residency at New Yorks City Winery, slated to get underway Sunday, November 6th. The rare intimate run marks Allmans long-awaited return to City Winery following last years sold out club residency. Limited seated and standing room tickets are available now via citywinery.com.
I love coming to New York and staying a while, says Allman of the City Winery run. It feels natural.
Allmans jam-packed live schedule continues what has been an extraordinarily eventful year, one that began with sold out winter and spring tours and later saw his Laid Back Festival expand to five American cities after the unprecedented success of 2015s inaugural single event. Laid Back festival dates for 2017 will be announced soon.
While Allman is in New York, the famed Morrison Hotel Gallery will open an exhibit of Patricia O'Driscoll's photography of Gregg over the past several years. The exhibit will run from November 10 - November 27, 2016.
6 New York, NY City Winery
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10 New York, NY City Winery
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30 Savannah, GA Lucas Theatre For The Arts
31 Savannah, GA Lucas Theatre For The Arts
3 Athens, GA Georgia Theatre
4 Athens, GA Georgia Theatre
6 Biloxi, MS Beau Rivage Casino
7 Lake Charles, LA Golden Nugget Lake Charles
10 Birmingham, AL Iron City
11 Birmingham, AL Iron City
13 Robinsonville, MS Horseshoe Tunica Hotel & Casino
14 Chattanooga, TN Tivoli Theatre
17 Macon, GA The Grand Opera House
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21 Macon, GA The Grand Opera House