Bob Weir, Phil Lesh Head Out On Tour This Fall

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gratefuldead385 Bob Weir, Phil Lesh Head Out On Tour This Fall

[lastfm]Grateful Dead[/lastfm]‘s [lastfm]Bob Weir[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Phil Lesh[/lastfm] have announced that they will hit the road this fall with [lastfm]Furthur[/lastfm].

The band will kick things off September 16 in Eugene, Oregon, before playing a string of shows in the Midwest and wrapping things up with back-to-back shows at New York’s Madison Square Garden on November 20 and 21.

This time around the band has welcomed [lastfm]RatDog[/lastfm]‘s keyboardist [lastfm]Jeff Chementi,[/lastfm] guitarist [lastfm]John Kadlecik[/lastfm] from [lastfm]Dark Star Orchestra[/lastfm], drummer [lastfm]Joe Russo[/lastfm] from [lastfm]Benevento[/lastfm]/[lastfm]Russo Duo[/lastfm] and backup singers [lastfm]Sunshine Becker[/lastfm] ([lastfm]SoVoSo[/lastfm]) and [lastfm]Jeff Pehrson[/lastfm] ([lastfm]Box Set[/lastfm]).

Tickets for the September shows have already gone on sale, while those for the November shows become available August 20 through Ticketmaster.

A full schedule of tour dates appears below.

September 2010

16-17 – Eugene, OR – Cuthbert Amphitheater

18 – Redmond, WA – Marymoor Amphitheater

20 – Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara County Bowl

21 – Los Angeles, CA – The Greek Theater

22 – Las Vegas, NV – The Joint

24-26 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks

November 2010

8 – Minneapolis, MN – Northrup Auditorium

9 – Ames, IA – Stephens Auditorium

11 – St. Louis, MO – Chaifetz Arena

12, 13 – Chicago, IL – UIC Pavilion

14 – Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena

16 – Reading, PA – Sovereign Center

17 – Baltimore, MD – 1st Mariner Arena

19 – Worcester, MA – DCU Center

20, 21 – New York NY – Madison Square Garden

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