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Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

The Milk Carton Kids Announce Summer Tour

Acclaimed folk duo The Milk Carton Kids, fresh off their second Grammy nomination, have just announced a series of North American Summer tour dates in continued support of their acclaimed album Monterey to follow their Spring tour which begins this week.

The duo will also be appearing at the Mariposa Folk Festival on July 10th and the Canmore Folk Music Festival July 30 - August 1st.

The Milk Carton Kids recently received their second 2015 Grammy nomination, this time in the Best American Roots Performance category for their song “The City of Our Lady” from their third album Monterey. The duo was previously nominated in Best Folk Album in 2013 for their previous album The Ash & Clay.

They recently made their acting debut in Episode 3 of Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter's new HBO drama “Vinyl” as soft rock duo England Dan and John Ford Coley performing the seventies classic “Simone”. In addition, the duo is featured on Shovels & Rope's collaborative cover album, Busted Jukebox, Volume 1 with their version of “Patience” by Guns n' Roses.

Watch The Milk Carton Kids and Shovels & Rope cover Guns N Roses here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfXY4WlFjjg

Tour Dates
April 7 - Fall River, MA @ Narrows Center for the Arts
April 8 - Fairfield, CT @ The Warehouse
April 9 - Newton, NJ @ Newton Theatre
April 10 - Tarrytown, NY @ Tarrytown Music Hall
April 12 - Charlottesville, VA @ Jefferson Theater
April 13 - Charlotte, NC @ McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square
April 14 - Memphis, TN @ Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education
April 15 - Houston, TX @ Cullen Theatre
April 26 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room
April 27 - Boise, ID @ Egyptian Theatre
April 29 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek (supporting Avett Brothers)
April 30 - Berkeley, CA @ The Greek (supporting Avett Brothers)
May 2 - Sacramento, CA @ Crest Theatre
May 17 - Montreal, QB @ Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre
May 18 - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 19 - Troy, NY @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
May 20 - Buffalo, NY @ Asbury Hall at Babeville
May 21 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Carnegie Lecture Hall
May 22 - Easton, MD @ Avalon Theatre
May 24 - York, PA @ Strand Capitol Theatre
May 25 - Cleveland, OH @ Playhouse Square Center
May 26 - Bloomington, IN @ Buskirk-Chumley Theater
May 27 - Iowa City, IA @ The Englert Theatre
May 28 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Pabst Theatre

June 18 - Decatur, GA -@ Amplify Decatur
July 10 - Orillia, ON @ Mariposa Folk Festival
July 11 - Ottawa, ON @ Centrepointe Theatre
July 12 - Earlville, NY @ Earlville Opera House
July 14 - Geneva, NY @ Smith Opera House (co-headline with Colin Hay)
July 15 - Woodstock, NY @ Bearsville Theater
July 16 - Portsmouth, NH @ The Music Hall (on sale 4/16)
July 17 - Norfolk, CT @ Infinity Hall
July 19 - North Truro, MA @ Payomet PAC in Truro
July 20 - Burlington, VT @ First Unitarian Church
July 30 - August 1 - Canmore, AB @ Canmore Folk Music Festival
August 27 - Fayetteville, AR @ Fayetteville Roots Festival
September 1 - Denver, CO @ Denver Botanic Gardens (on sale 4/19) (co-headline with Colin Hay)
September 4 - Pagosa Springs, CO ¬ Four Corners Folk Festival

Co-Headline w/ Colin Hay: *

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