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From the Promoter
Acclaimed Australian multi-instrumentalist Xavier Rudd announces his return to North America for a string of festival appearances and select headline dates on the Change Coming Tour this July.
After being forced to cancel several performances due to a back injury and subsequent surgery in 2015 - true to his word - Xavier will make it up to audiences in New York City, Philadelphia and Ashville, as well a number of handpicked cities in the East of Canada and the US. Also jumping on the summer festival circuit for Ottawa Bluesfest, Evolve Festival and Floydfest, the Change Coming Tour will be Xavier’s only appearances in North America for 2017.
The Change Coming North American Tour goes on sale exclusively via Relix on Wednesday April 19th, including a stream of Xavier’s new Live In The Netherlands album. Use the password RELIXRUDD. Tickets for the general public go on sale at 10am local time on Friday April 21st.
Monday July 10 - Highline Ballroom - New York, NY
Tuesday July 11 - Brooklyn Bowl - Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday July 12 - Paradise Rock Club - Boston, MA
Thursday July 13 - Theatre Granada - Sherbrooke, QC
Friday July 14 - Evolve Festival - Moncton, NB
Saturday July 15 - Ottawa Bluesfest - Ottawa, ON
Sunday July 16 - Hillside Festival - Guelph, ON
Tuesday July 18 - Metropolis - Montreal, QC
Wednesday July 19 - The Danforth Music Hall - Toronto, ON
Friday July 21 - Le Festif! - St. Paul, QC
Saturday July 22 - Port City Music Hall - Portland, ME
Sunday July 23 - The Warehouse - Fairfield, CT
Tuesday July 25 - Beachland Ballroom and Tavern - Cleveland, OH
Wednesday July 26 - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA
Thursday July 27 - Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, Washington D.C.
Friday July 28 - New Mountain Amphitheatre - Asheville, NC
Saturday July 29 - Floydfest - Floyd, VA
Fresh off the back of releasing his Live In The Netherlands album - which captures an exhilarating performance at one of several sold out nights in Utrecht back in 2016 – fans can expect a career spanning ‘best of’ set list which is not to be missed.
Pre-order Live In The Netherlands here: sideonedummy.com/store/artist/xavier-...
Comprising songs off his last album Nanna, as well as his 2011 solo album Spirit Bird and 6 studio albums before it, the Change Coming Tour promises to showcase the songs that have connected with fans in almost every continent and made Xavier Rudd an icon of the solo singer-songwriter world.
With a foundation of roots and reggae, Xavier Rudd is defined by his exploration and interpretation of musical genres from across the globe. From the mesmerizing tones of indigenous Australia to the heavy rhythms of South Africa, Xavier’s music is a journey of experimentation, expertly crafted with contemporary songwriting.
His lyrics promote an optimistic movement for change and betterment of the human race. Often referencing the connection between people and their land, and encouraging respect for ancient culture and environment, Xavier‘s message has proved to have universal significance the world over.