Monday, January 11, 2016

Robert Plant Announces Southern US Tour, Hints at New Album

"Having just begun work on our new album..."

Robert Plant today released a statement confirming the continuation of The Sensational Space Shifters, announcing both that the band was working on a new album, and would be touring in 2016:
Having just begun work on our new album, we thought we’d take time out to raise a little sand and welcome springtime with one more adventure, another celebration of life and song.

Plant will tour the Southern United States, "Towns and cities that hold fond memories for me personally, places that gave birth to so much of the music I love,” in March beginning at the Okeechobee Festival in Okeechobee, Florida.

Here's the dates:

  • March 04-06 – Okeechobee, FL – Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival
  • March 06 – St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheatre
  • March 07 – Mobile, AL – Saenger Theatre
  • March 09 – Jackson, MS – Thalia Mara Hall
  • March 10 – Baton Rouge, LA – River Center Theatre
  • March 11 – Shreveport, LA – Shreveport Municipal Auditorium
  • March 13 – Cain’s Ballroom – Tulsa, OK
  • March 15 – The Bomb Factory – Dallas, TX
  • March 17 – San Antonio, TX – Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
  • March 18 – Midland, TX – Wagner Noel Center Performing Arts Center
  • March 20 – Austin, TX – ACL Live at Moody Theater

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