Keith goes international
Monday, August 15, 2011
– Toby Keith's upcoming album "Clancy's Tavern" will be released globally Oct. 25, and 5 days later, he'll open a 12-date European tour in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Extending the 9-date, 6-city, sold-out 2009 template, Keith will bring his music to 7 countries.
The title is an homage to the singer's grandmother and the super club she ran that served as his earliest education in music and performing.
The debut single, Made In America,is in the top 10.
Locked & Loaded international dates:
Oct. 30 Edinburgh
Oct. 31 Manchester
Nov. 1 London
Nov. 3 Amsterdam
Nov. 5 Munich
Nov. 7 Cologne
Nov. 8 Hamburg
Nov. 11 Helsinki
Nov. 13 Stockholm
Nov. 15 Oslo
Nov. 17 Copenhagen
Nov. 19 Berlin
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