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Dead And Company Announce U.S. Tour Dates

Dead & Company will live again this year.

The Grateful Dead spin-off group has announced a 17-date U.S. summer tour, including two-night stands at Citi Field in New York City, Folsom Field in Boulder, Col., Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisc. and Fenway Park in Boston.

The group -- which includes Dead stalwarts Bob Weir, Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann along with guitarist John Mayer, former Allman Brothers Band bassist Oteil Burbridge and longtime Dead cohort Jeff Chimenti on keyboards -- last performed on New Year's Eve in Los Angeles.

Tickets for the tour start going on sale Friday (February 12), with a fan club presale beginning Tuesday (February 9). More information is available at DeadAndCompany.com. The group will also make its late-night TV debut on February 18 on NBC's "The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon."

The full tour itinerary includes:

 

Friday, June 10, 2016 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
Thursday, June 16, 2016 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
Friday, June 17, 2016 Noblesville, IN Klipsch Music Center
Monday, June 20, 2016 Camden, NJ BB&T Pavilion
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
Saturday, June 25, 2016 Flushing, NY Citi Field
Sunday, June 26, 2016 Flushing, NY Citi Field
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Hartford, CT Xfinity Theatre
Saturday, July 02, 2016 Boulder, CO Folsom Field
Sunday, July 03, 2016 Boulder, CO Folsom Field
Thursday, July 07, 2016 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
Saturday, July 09, 2016 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Sunday, July 10, 2016 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
Friday, July 15, 2016 Boston, MA Fenway Park
Saturday, July 16, 2016 Boston, MA Fenway Park

 

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter who never leaves home without her iPod, because to her, there’s something very comforting about carrying around every piece of music she’s ever owned in her life.