Former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde and blues legend Buddy Guy lead the guitarists' lineup for the next Experience Hendrix Tour which will be taking place early next year.
The tour, which celebrates the music and legacy of Jimi Hendrix, will also feature Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Eric Johnson, Dweezil Zappa, Indigenous guitarist Mato Nanji, singers Henri Brown and Noah Hunt, the Jimi Hendrix Experience and Band of Gypsys bassist Billy Cox, and Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble drummer Chris Layton.
Special guests for the North American tour will include Keb' Mo', Doyle Bramhall II, Ana Popovic and the Slide Brothers with more still to be announced.
The tour will be kicking off on February 24th in Hollywood, FL at the Hard Rock Live and will be concluding on March 25th in Hampton Beach, NH at the Hampton Beach Casino.
Zakk Wylde had the following to say about the trek, "It's an honor to celebrate Jimi Hendrix's legacy and greatness with so many other amazing players, who have become great friends and family to me. His influence and inspiration will forever be undeniable!"
Buddy Guy adds, "Jimi Hendrix was one of the greatest guitar players ever and we all need to keep his music alive."
Experience Hendrix Tour Dates:
02/24 - Hollywood, FL - Hard Rock Live
02/25 - Clearwater, FL - Ruth Eckerd Hall
02/26 - Jacksonville, FL - Florida Theater
02/27 - Atlanta, GA - Fox Theater
02/28 - Charleston, SC - Gaillard Center
02/29 - Nashville, TN - Schermerhorn
03/2 - Tulsa, OK - Brady Theater
03/3 - Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre
03/4 - San Antonio, TX - Majestic Theater
03/5 - Houston, TX - Bayou Music Center
03/6 - New Orleans, LA - Saenger Theater
03/8 - St. Louis, MO - Fox Theater
03/9 - Milwaukee, WI - Riverside Theater
03/10 - Milwaukee, WI - Riverside Theater
03/11 - Detroit, MI - The Fox Theater
03/12 - Chicago, IL - Chicago Theater
03/13 - Cincinnati, OH - Taft Theater
03/15 - Northfield, OH - Hard Rock Casino
03/16 - Syracuse, NY - Landmark Theatre
03/17 - Wallingford, CT - Oakdale Theater
03/18 - Brooklyn, NY - Kings Theater
03/19 - Atlantic City, NJ - Borgata Casino
03/20 - Poughkeepsie, NY - Mid Hudson Civic Center
03/22 - Red Bank, NJ - Count Basie Theater
03/23 - Worcester, MA - Hanover Theatre
03/24 - New Bedford, MA - Zeiterion
03/25 - Hampton Beach, NH - Hampton Beach Casino