Price stays on the road
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
– Margo Price confirmed today new 2017 tour dates in support of her debut LP "Midwest Farmer's Daughter," staring in Late February in Knoxville, Tenn. The tour concludes in early April in Minneapolis.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. local time.
Tour dates are:
Feb. 23 - Bijou Theatre - Knoxville, TN
Feb. 24 - Lyric Theatre - Blacksburg, VA
Feb. 25 - The Southern - Charlottesville, VA
Feb. 26 - Civic Center Mountain Stage - Charleston, WV
Feb. 28 - The Grey Eagle - Asheville, NC
March 1 - Throne Theatre - Wilmington, NC
March 3 - Haw River Ballroom - Saxapahaw, NC
March 4 - Revelry Room - Chattanooga, TN
March 5 - WorkPlay - Birmingham, AL
March 24 - Emo's - Austin, TX
March 25 - The Kessler Theater - Dallas, TX
March 26 - ACM@UCO Performance Lab - Oklahoma City, OK
March 28 - 1884 Lounge @ Minglewood Hall - Memphis, TN
March 29 - Headlines Music Hall - Louisville, KY
April 2 - 20th Century Theater - Cincinnati, OH
April 4 - The Basement - Columbus, OH
April 5 - HiFi - Indianapolis, IN
April 7 - Thalia Hall - Chicago, IL
April 8 - First Avenue - Minneapolis (tickets go on sale at noon local time on Dec. 16)
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