Joe Strummer hits the road..
Legendary frontman for the Clash, Joe Strummer is taking his solo act on the road this summer. According to Epitaph Records Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros will kick off a North American tour in Washington D.C. on October 4th. L.A. fans will get a preview of the tour with the band set to perform at the Greek Theater on August 4th opening for the Brian Setzer.
The tour is to promote the new Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros album, “Global a Go-Go”. The album will be in US stores on July 24th.
After the North American tour wraps the
band will head to Europe for a series of dates in November.
7/24 - New York City, NY - Times Square
7/26 - Toronto, ON - HMV Records
7/27 - Chicago, IL - Tower Records
7/28 - San Francisco, CA - Amoeba
8/1 – West Hollywood, Ca - Tower Records Sunset
Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros North American tour dates: (according to the band’s label – Epitaph Records – Subject to change)
8/4 - Los Angeles, CA - Greek Theatre
10/4 - Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
10/5 - Philadelphia, PA - Theatre of Living Arts
10/6 - Atlantic City, NJ - Trump Marina
10/8 - Hartford, CT - Webster Theatre
10/9 - New York, NY - Irving Plaza
10/12 - Worcester, MA - The Palladium
10/13 - Montreal, QC - Le Spectrum
10/16 - Chicago, IL - Metro
10/18 - Scottsdale, AZ - Cajun House
10/19 - Anaheim, CA - House of Blues
10/20 - San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
European dates according to the British music site Bigmouth.
11/17 - University - Manchester
11/18 - Barrowland - Glasgow
11/20 - Academy - Birmingham
11/21 - Olympia - Dublin
11/23 - Colston Hall - Bristol
11/24 - Brixton Academy - London