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the highway terror
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Dr John Tour !

#25758 3 years, 3 months ago
2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Dr. John will perform his landmark 1974 album Desitively Bonnaroo in its entirety on Saturday, June 11 with the Original Meters and Allen Toussaint at Bonnaroo to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the popular music festival, which took its name from the album. He will also join Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys the next evening for a superjam. Always one of the most anticipated events at Bonnaroo, the superjam will be a can't-miss mash-up of New Orleans flavor and epic blues-rock. In July, Dr. John and his band the Lower 911 return to NYC for a headlining show at the bandshell in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.

JUNE
June 11 Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo (Performing Desitively Bonnaroo w/ the Original Meters and Allen Toussaint @ THAT TENT)
June 12 Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo (Superjam with Dan Auerbach @ THAT TENT)
June 14 Denver, CO @ Botanic Gardens
June 15 Colorado Springs, CO @ Pikes Peak Center
June 16 Phoenix, AZ @ Celebrity Theater
June 18 Sparks, NV @ John Ascuaga's Nugget
June 19 Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
June 20 Eugene, OR @ Jacqua Concert Hall
June 22 Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory ConcertHouse
June 24 Richmond, BC @ River Rock Casino Resort
June 26 Long Beach, CA @ Rainbow Lagoon Park
June 30 Rudolstadt, Germany @ TFF Rudolstadt

JULY
July 1 London, UK @ BluesFest
July 2 Zagreb, Croatia @ Boogaloo
July 4 Bilbao, Spain @ Music Legends
July 5 & 6 Montreux, Switerland @ Jazz Fest
July 7 Vienna, Austria @ Jazz Fest Wien
July 8 Imatra, Finland @ Imatra Big Band Festival
July 10 Rotterdam, Netherlands @ North Sea Jazz Fest
July 23 Great Barrington, MA @ Mahaiwe Theater
July 24 Bridgeport, CT @ Gathering of the Vibes Fest
July 30 Brooklyn, NY @ Prospect Park Bandshell

SEPTEMBER
Sep 2 & 3 St. Paul, MN @ State Fair Bandshell
Sep 7 & 9 Oakland, CA @ Yoshi's
Sep 10 San Diego, CA @ Ocean Beach Pier
Sep 22-25 Seattle, WA @ Jazz Alley
Sep 27 Saratoga, CA @ The Mountain Winery
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MushroomMan
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Re: Dr John Tour !

#25794 3 years, 3 months ago
I'll be at the Vibes, never even heard of him though - I'll have to pick up some of his stuff soon. I can't wait for Vibes this year, real good line up.....
captaintony
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Re: Dr John Tour !

#26136 3 years, 3 months ago
MushroomMan wrote:
I'll be at the Vibes, never even heard of him though - I'll have to pick up some of his stuff soon. I can't wait for Vibes this year, real good line up.....


listen to his older material, early 70s, mid 70s is the best.
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83msg1sttyme
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Re: Dr John Tour !

#26337 3 years, 3 months ago
never really got into his tunes,hes not bad just never did "it" for me
If i told ya all that went down,it would burn off both your ears
the highway terror
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Re: Dr John Tour !

#26592 3 years, 3 months ago
MushroomMan wrote:
I'll be at the Vibes, never even heard of him though - I'll have to pick up some of his stuff soon. I can't wait for Vibes this year, real good line up.....


the dude is a major league freak
he's been a pro musician since he was a teenager and has played with a who's who of major jazz , blues and rock musicians
he's from new orleans and has a seriously funky sound
you can see him sitting in with the band in their" last waltz" movie

such a night w/ the band


right place, wrong time


iko iko


the night tripper
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