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Matisyahu takes "Festival of Light" along East Coast

Reggae rocker Matisyahu is preparing to embark on a predominately East Coast run that will be his fifth annual "Festival of Light" tour. // Tour dates at SoundSpike

Reggae rocker Matisyahu is preparing to embark on a predominately East Coast run that will be his fifth annual "Festival of Light" tour.

The Pennsylvania native, born Matthew Paul Miller, will first take on a trio of shows -- Nov. 2 in Orlando, FL, Nov. 13 in Los Angeles and Nov. 17 in Raleigh, NC -- before kicking off the "Festival of Light" trek with a two-night stand Nov. 29-30 in Brooklyn. The outing continues along the East Coast through a Dec. 18 performance in Boca Raton, FL. The full schedule is shown at right.

Fans can purchase tickets now via Matisyahu's website.

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Matisyahu has released two studio sets since his 2004 debut entitled "Shake Off the Dust...Arise," the most recent of which ("Light") surfaced in the summer of 2009. The 13-track album held the top spot on Billboard's Reggae Albums chart for 34 weeks.

Earlier this month, the performer celebrated the four-year anniversary of "Shake Off the Dust ... Arise" with a reissue of the debut set, which contains the original arrangements of "Chop'em Down," "Warrior" and "King Without A Crown," among others.

 tour dates and tickets

November 2010
2 - Orlando, FL - The Venue at UCF
13 - Los Angeles, CA - Luckman Fine Arts Complex
17 - Raleigh, NC - Page Auditorium
29 - Brooklyn, NY - Brooklyn Bowl
30 - Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg

December 2010
1 - Clifton Park, NJ - Northern Lights
4, 5 - Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg
6 - Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
7 - Baltimore, MD - Rams Head Live!
8 - Philadelphia, PA - Theatre of The Living Arts
9 - Portland, ME - State Theatre
18 - Boca Raton, FL - Center for the Arts at Mizner Park Amphitheatre

 tour dates and tickets

     

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