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Jason Isbell Announces Summer Tour Dates, New EP for Record Store Day

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Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit are hitting the road this summer for a long string of tour dates while putting the final touches on a forthcoming record.

It’s going to be a big year for the Grammy Award-winning artist and his band. Their extensive 2017 tour kicks off June 17 in Asheville, N.C. and runs through mid-November. This time around, Isbell will play many mid-tier venues for the first time.

When Isbell isn’t busy mesmerizing fans with his onstage talent, he’s been working on new music. The Alabama native is currently putting the finishing touches on his forthcoming album, the follow-up to 2015’s Something More Than Free. It’s the first album he recorded with the 400 Unit since 2011. The project was recorded at Nashville’s RCA Studio A with producer Grammy winning- producer Dave Cobb.

On Record Store Day (April 22), Isbell will also release Live from Welcome To 1979. The vinyl-only EP features covers of The Rolling Stones’ “Can’t You Hear Me Knocking” and ‘Sway,” John Prine’s “Storm Windows,” Candi Staton’s “Heart On A String,” Bruce Springsteen’s “Atlantic City” and Isbell’s original tune “Never Gonna Change.” You can find out more about the release and where to find it here.

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Isbell hopes to release the album this spring or summer. For now, fans can find more info on his music and upcoming tour dates via Isbell’s official website.

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit’s 2017 Summer Tour Dates:

June 17 – Asheville, NC @Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
June 18 – Raleigh, NC @ North Carolina Museum of Art
June 19 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore Philadelphia
June 22 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
June 23 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
June 24 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
June 26 – New Haven, CT @ College Street Music Hall
June 27 – Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
June 29 – Canandaigua, NY @ Marvin Sanda Performing Arts Center
June 30 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 1 – Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music
July 2 – Huber Heights, OH @ Rose Music Center at the Heights
July 5 – Omaha, NE @ Sumtur Amphitheatre
July 7 – St. Paul, MN @ The Palace Theatre
July 11 – Sioux Falls, SD @ The Washington Pavilion
July 12 – St. Louis, MO @ Peabody Opera House
July 14 – Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater
July 15 – Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater
July 16 – Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater
July 18 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
July 19 – Jackson, MS @ Thalia Mara Hall
July 21 – Miami Beach, FL @ The Fillmore
July 22 – St. Augustine, FL @ St. Augustine Amphitheatre
July 23 – North Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Coliseum
Sept. 7 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Oct. 25 – Machestter U.K. @ Albert Hall
Oct. 26 – Glasgow U.K. @ O2 ABC
Oct. 27 – Dublin, Ireland @ Olympia Theatre
Oct. 29 – Brighton, U.K. @ Brighton Dome
Oct. 30 – London, U.K. @ Roundhouse
Oct. 31 – Birmingham, U.K. @ Symphony Hall
Nov. 2 – Paris, France @ Le Cafe de la Danse
Nov. 3 – Brussels, Belgium @Ancienne Belgique
Nov. 6 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso
Nov. 7 – Hamburg, Germany @ Uebel & Gefährlich
Nov. 8 – Berlin, Germany @ Columbia Theater
Nov. 10 – Oslo, Norway @ Sentrum Scene
Nov. 12 – Stockholm, Sweden @ Münchenbryggeriet
Nov. 14 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ DR Concert Hall

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