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Sturgill Simpson Plots Huge 2017 North American Tour

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Sturgill Simpson has just announced a massive span of tour dates, just days before he performs at the 2017 Grammy Awards.

Still riding high off the success of his 2016 album A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, Simpson is gearing up for a busy summer. Along with appearances at Florida’s Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival and Sloss Music & Arts Festival in Alabama, he’ll make stops at theaters and outdoor venues across the country.

He’s kept busy with multiple major appearances television appearances, including his debut performance on Saturday Night Live. On Sunday (Feb. 12), fans will find out if he managed to beat out the pop competitors in the Grammy’s coveted Album of the Year category. He’s also up for Best Country Album, alongside Brandy Clark, Loretta Lynn, Maren Morris and Keith Urban.

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Regardless of what happens on Grammy night, expect tickets for these tour dates to be snapped up in record time. Most festival tickets are already available for purchase, but all other dates will go on sale Feb. 18. You can find additional ticketing information at Simspon’s official website.

Sturgill Simpson’s 2017 Tour Dates:

March 4 – Okeechobee, Florida @ Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival
May 6 – Orange Beach, Alabama @ The Wharf Amphitheater
July 7 – Charlotte, North Carolina @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
July 8 – Cary, North Carolina @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre
July 14 – Atlanta, Georgia @ Fox Theatre
July 15 – Louisville, Kentucky @ Forecastle Festival
July 16 – Birmingham, Alabama @ Sloss Music & Arts Festival
July 30 – Niigata, Japan @ Fuji Rock Festival
Sept. 7 – Sugar Land, Texas @ Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land
Sept. 8 – Grand Prairie, Texas @ Verizon Theatre
Sept. 9 – Austin, Texas @ Austin360 Amphitheater
Sept. 14 – New York, New York @ Radio City Music Hall
Sept. 15 – Columbia, Maryland @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
Sept. 16 – Boston, Massachusetts @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
Sept. 19 – Detroit, Michigan @ Fox Theatre
Sept. 21 – St. Louis, Missouri @ Fox Theatre
Sept. 22 – Chicago, Illinois @ Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
Sept. 25 – Morrison, Colorado @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Sept. 29 – Portland, Oregon @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Sept. 30 – Redmond, Washington @ Marymoor Amphitheater
Oct. 6 – Los Angeles, California @ Greek Theatre

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