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Midland goes on the road; Whitters opens

Monday, May 3, 2021 – Midland is back on the road again.

The trio announced today fall dates on The Last Resort Tour.

Tickets go on sale Friday, May 7 for the tour that will make stops in Nashville, Chicago, Boston and New York. Singer/songwriter Hailey Whitters will open the shows.

The announcement follows a short run of outdoor shows Midland and Whitters performed in Texas last month with Flatland Cavalry.

Midland - Mark Wystrach (lead vocals, guitar), Jess Carson (guitar, vocals), and Cameron Duddy (bass guitar, vocals) - released a soundtrack album, "The Sonic Ranch," in March about early recordings of the band. The group also released "Live from the Palomino" in 2020 and two studio albums, "On the Rocks' In 2017 and "Let It Roll" in 2019.

Whitters released a deluxe version of her 2020 album "The Dream" as "Living the Dream." Brent Cobb, Jordan Davis, Hillary Lindsey, Little Big Town, Lori McKenna and Trisha Yearwood contributed vocals to the new songs.

Tour dates are:
Oct. 7: Phoenix, AZ - Arizona Federal Theatre
Oct. 9: Tucson, AZ - AVA Amphitheatre
Oct. 16: Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Oct. 22: Omaha, NE - Orpheum Theatre
Oct. 23: Chesterfield, MO - The Factory
Oct. 27: Cincinnati, OH - The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center
Oct. 28: Detroit, MI - The Fillmore
Oct. 29: Milwaukee, WI - The Rave
Oct. 30: Chicago, IL - Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom
Nov. 5: Philadelphia, PA - Franklin Music Hall
Nov. 6: Richmond, VA - The National
Nov. 11: Boston, MA - House of Blues
Nov. 12: New York, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
Nov. 18: Columbus, OH - EXPRESS LIVE!
Nov. 19: Cleveland, OH - Agora Theater & Ballroom
Nov. 20: Indianapolis, IN - Murat Theatre
Dec. 1-2: Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
Dec. 3: Charlotte, NC - The Fillmore
Dec. 4: Asheville, NC - Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Dec. 9: Knoxville, TN - The Tennessee Theatre
Dec. 10: Chattanooga, TN - Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Dec. 11: Atlanta, GA - Coca Cola Roxy
Dec. 16: Shreveport, LA - Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium

Midland also has dates in Europe Sept. 5-18.

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