B.B. King furthers tour plans, staying on the road into the fall
Blues legend B.B. King continues his constant touring schedule this summer, crisscrossing the nation into the fall.
The 87-year-old performer takes to the road for a June 7 show in Akron, OH, followed immediately by stops in Saturday (6/8) in Salamanca, NY, and Sunday (6/9) in Windsor, Ontario.
The itinerary continues with a July 3 performance at his namesake museum in Indianola, MS, and ventures through 28 cities before wrapping up Oct. 19 in Huntington, NY.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer most recently released "One Kind Favor" in 2008. In 2009, the T Bone Burnett-produced album earned the blues legend a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album.
"B.B. King: The Life of Riley," a documentary about the blues icon, hit retailers last October. Morgan Freeman narrates the Jon Brewer-directed feature.
7 - Akron, OH - Akron Civic Theatre
8 - Salamanca, NY - Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel
9 - Windsor, Ontario - Caesars Windsor The Colosseum
3 - Indianola, MS - B.B. King Museum
4 - Biloxi, MS - IP Casino Resort & Spa
6 - Asheville, NC - The Grove Park Inn
7 - North Myrtle Beach, SC - House of Blues Myrtle Beach
10 - New York, NY - Brookefield Place Plaza
11 - Hampton Beach, NH - Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom
12 - Newport, RI - Newport Yachting Center
14 - Ottawa, Ontario - LeBreton Flats Park
17 - Glen Allen, VA - Innsbrook Pavilion
18 - Columbia, SC - Township Auditorium
20 - Atmore, AL - Wind Creek Casino & Hotel
5 - Bethlehem, PA - Bethlehem Musikfest
8 - Baltimore, MD - Pier Six Pavilion
10 - Atlantic City, NJ - Mark Etess Arena
11 - Vienna, VA - The Filene Center at Wolf Trap
13 - Alpharetta, GA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park
14 - Cincinnati, OH - PNC Pavilion
16 - Aurora, IL - Riveredge Park
17 - Council Bluffs, IA - Stir Concert Cove
18 - Kansas City, MO - Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
20 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre
23 - Las Vegas, NV - Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
24 - Los Angeles, CA - The Greek Theatre
25 - San Diego, CA - San Diego Civic Theatre
28 - Saratoga, CA - The Mountain Winery
30 - Lincoln, CA - Thunder Valley Casino Resort
31 - Paso Robles, CA - Vina Robles Amphitheatre
1 - Healdsburg, CA - Rodney Strong Vineyards
8 - Newark, OH - Midland Theatre
19 - Huntington, NY - The Paramount