David Crosby wrapped up a tour in support of his latest solo album, Lighthouse, in December, but now the folk-rock legend has announced plans for a new trek on which he’ll be backed by a mostly different cast of musicians. The David Crosby & Friends Tour 2017 will hit the road on April 18 in Anaheim, California, and is scheduled to run through a May 24 concert in Bar Harbor, Maine.
Joining Crosby on the trek will be his son James Raymond on keyboards, as well as Crosby, Stills & Nash touring drummer Steve DiStanislao; guitarist Jeff Pevar, who previously played with David and James in the group CPR; bassist Mai Agan; and singer/keyboardist Michelle Willis. Willis was one of three musicians who played with Crosby on his fall 2016 tour promoting Lighthouse, along with Snarky Puppy‘s Michael League and singer/guitarist Becca Stevens.
On the upcoming trek, Crosby will showcase songs from his 2014 solo effort Croz, tunes his forthcoming album Sky Trails and well-known selection from his back catalog, including CSN, The Byrds and CPR.
Meanwhile, Crosby also has addressed Neil Young‘s comment in a new MOJO magazine interview that he feels Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young have “every chance of getting together again.” In a post on his Twitter feed, David responded, “Fine with me.”
Here are all the dates on the David Crosby & Friends Tour 2017:
4/18 — Anaheim, CA, The Grove of Anaheim
4/19 — Los Angeles, The Wiltern
4/21 — Indio, CA, Fantasy Springs Casino
4/23 — San Diego, CA, Humphreys
4/25 — Paso Robles, CA, Vina Robles Amphitheatre
4/26 — Monterey, CA, Golden State Theatre
4/28 — Kansas City, MO, Uptown Theater
4/29 — Reno, NV, The Silver Legacy
4/30 — San Francisco, CA, Great American Music Hall
5/2 — Portland, OR, Aladdin Theatre
5/3 — Seattle, WA, Neptune Theatre
5/5 — Salt Lake City, UT, The State Room
5/7 — Boulder, CO, Boulder Theatre
5/10 — Dallas, TX, Granada Theatre
5/11 — Germantown, TN, Germantown Performing Arts Centre
5/13 — Charleston, SC, Charleston Music Hall
5/15 — Annapolis, MD, Rams Head On Stage
5/16 — Englewood, NJ, Bergen Performing Arts Center
5/18 — Westbury, NY, The Westbury Theatre
5/19 — Northampton, MA, The Academy of Music
5/21 — Plymouth, NH, The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
5/23 — Burlington, VT, Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
5/24 — Lexington, MA, Cary Hall
5/26 — Bar Harbor, ME, Criterion Theatre
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Source: Classic Rock News