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After a bit of rest time off the road, Pokey and the band are gearing up for more touring in the USA and all over Europe! Read on for the latest…
Pokey at The Grand Ole Opry!
It’s not every day you make your Opry debut – in just a week, Pokey and his band will be performing live on Nashville, TN’s legendary Grand Ole Opry! The show is onAugust 25 and will also feature performances by Larry Gatlin, Del McCoury, Dailey & Vincent and more. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets to the show. Not in the Nashville area? Fear not! All Grand Ole Opry shows are available to stream live via 650 AM WSM. Tune in on August 25 at 7pm Central Time to hear the live broadcast!
August & September in the Southeast/Midwest USA
After the Grand Ole Opry, the band has a few more shows in August, including two days of performances down in Arkansas at the Fayetteville Roots Festival(August 28 and 29). Click here to check out when and where you can see Pokey at the festival.
Next week the band also has two sold out shows in Paducah, KY and Little Rock, AR. If you missed out on advance tickets to the show in Paducah, a limited amount of tickets will be released the day of the show…
Kicking off with a hometown performance at LouFest on September 13 in St. Louis, MO, Pokey will be continuing on the Something in the Water World Tour, cutting a trail through the Midwest and Southeast, USA.
After an official showcase at the Americana Music Association Festival onSeptember 17, the band has several shows in North Carolina (Asheville,Carrboro, Charlotte) as well as a show in Atlanta on September 19.
Folks in Virginia can see the band on this run as well, with shows happening in Richmond & Roanoke, as well as an appearance at Berryville, VA’s Watermelon Park Fest. On the way home, they’ll visit the Buckeye State for a club show in Columbus and a performance at MidPoint Music Festival in Cincinnati!
Three Weeks of Touring in Europe!
A European tour earlier this year just wasn’t enough – folks in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland, France, Spain, Switzerland and Germany: now’s the time to get your tickets to catch Pokey live in concert this October!
Starting October 8 in Dublin, the band will make their way through the UK & Ireland, as well as through much of Western mainland Europe, including some first time shows in cities in Germany, Spain and France! There will of course be return performances in places such as London (the beautiful Union Chapel),Utrecht (Ramblin’ Roots Festival), Paris (La Maroquinerie), Madrid (Teatro Barcelo) andmany many more.
Check the full list of tour dates at the bottom of this message (or visit Pokey’s official website), as not all shows have been mentioned here!
That about wraps it up for this edition of the bugle call; more tour dates and news will be announced soon, so don’t miss a beat! Follow Pokey on Facebook, Twitter &Instagram for the most up-to-date happenings.
See you down the road!