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Dawes & Blitzen Trapper going on tour w/ Smoke Fairies & others (dates)

Dawes at Bowery Ballroom in March (more by Ryan Barkan)

Dawes and Blitzen Trapper are going on a co-headlining tour with support from Smoke Fairies and The Belle Brigade on select dates. Tickets will go on presale via each of the bands this Friday (8/5) at 10 AM. All dates are listed below.

The tour hits NYC on October 26 at Webster Hall with Smoke Fairies. Tickets for that show go on general sale Friday (8/12) at noon with an AmEx pre-sale starting Wednesday (8/3) at noon.

Meanwhile catch Dawes in NYC TONIGHT (8/2) when they open for Alison Krauss at Beacon Theater like they do on the rest of her tour.

Catch Smoke Fairies sooner when they hit Rockwood Music Hall on August 22nd. An updated set of summer dates for them is listed below.

Dawes and Blitzen Trapper are also giving away a 6-song split EP in honor of the tour, which you can grab, alongside all dates, below.

Dawes Blitzen Trapper

Dawes — 2011 Tour Dates (openers/headliners listed below)
August 2nd – New York, NY – The Beacon Theatre
August 3rd – New Brunswick, NJ – State Theatre
August 5th – Gilford, NH – Meadowbrook Pavilion
August 6th – Mashantucket, CT – MGM Grand Theatre
August 7th – Vienna, VA – Wolf Trap
August 9th – Bethlehem, PA – Musikfest
August 10th – Winston-Salem, NC – Ziggy’s
August 11th – Cary, NC – Koka Booth Amphitheatre
August 12th – Asheville, NC – The Biltmore
August 13th – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theatre
August 14th – East Hampton, NY – Music to Know Festival
August 19th – St. Augustine, FL – Augustine Amphitheatre
August 20th – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – AuRene Theatre
August 21st – Clearwater, FL – Ruth Eckerd Hall
August 23rd – Houston, TX – Fitzgeralds
August 24th – Austin, TX – La Zona Rosa
September 1st – Santa Monica, CA – Santa Monica Pier (Free Show)
September 2nd – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
September 3rd – Beaver Creek, CO – Vilar Performing Arts Center
September 4th – Salt Lake City, UT – Red Butte Gardens
September 17th – Bristol, VA – Bristol Rhythm & Roots
September 18th – Bristol, VA – Bristol Rhythm & Roots
September 20th – Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall
September 21st – Nashville, TN – Next Big Nashville
September 22nd – Birmingham, AL – Workplay
September 23rd – Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theatre
September 24th – Chattanooga, TN – Track 29
October 1st – Fort Worth, TX – Fort Worth Music Festival
October 7th – Petaluma, CA – Mystic Theatre
October 8th – Santa Barbara, CA – SoHo
October 9th – Solana Beach, CA – Belly Up
October 10th – Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
October 11th – Santa Fe, NM – Santa Fe Sol Live
October 13th – Dallas, TX – Club Dada
October 14th – Utopia, TX – Utopia Fest
October 15th – Baton Rouge, LA – Manship Theatre
October 18th – Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
October 19th – Nashville, TN – Mercy Lounge
October 20th – Louisville, KY – Headliner’s
October 21st – Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
October 22nd – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
October 24th – Washington, DC – Black Cat
October 26th – New York, NY – Webster Hall
October 27th – Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts
October 28th – Boston, MA – Royale
October 30th – Toronto, ON – Opera House
November 1st- Cleveland, OH – Beachland Ballroom
November 2nd – Grand Rapids, MI – Calvin College
November 3rd – Chicago, IL – The Metro
November 4th – Minneapolis, MN – First Ave
November 5th – Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall
November 7th – Boulder, CO – Fox Theatre
November 10th – Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theater
November 11th – Seattle, WA – The Neptune
November 13th – Eugene, OR – McDonald Theatre
November 15th – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore
-7/27 – 8/21 and 9/2-4 supporting Alison Krauss and Union Station, except 8/14 which is festival AND 8/10 which is Dawes headline
-Caleb Caudle supports 8/10
-Robert Ellis supports 8/23 and 8/24
-9/1 Sonny & the Sunsets support
-9/20 – 9/24 supporting M. Ward, except 9/22 co-headline with David Mayfield Parade
-Jonny Corndawg plays 1st of 3 on 9/21
-10/7 – 11/17 co-headline with Blitzen Trapper, except 10/13 and 14 which are festivals
-10/7 – 10/26 Smoke Fairies open except 10/24
-10/27 – 11/15 The Belle Brigade opens except 11/4

Smoke Fairies — other 2011 Tour Dates
July 29 Key Club * Los Angeles, CA
July 30 SLO Brewing Co * San Luis Obispo, CA
July 31 Slims* San Francisco, CA
August 4 WOW Hall * Eugene, OR
August 5 Doug Fir Lounge * Portland, OR
August 6 Tractor Tavern * Seattle, WA
August 8 The Railyard * Billing, MT
August 11 Bourbon Theater * Lincoln, NB
August 12 Blue Moose Tap House * Iowa City, IA
August 13 7th Street Entry * Minneapolis, MN
August 15 Schuba’s Chicago, IL
August 14 Shank Hall * Milwaukee, WI
August 16 Underground * Sandusky, OH
August 18 Red Palace Washington, DC
August 19 1st Unitarian Side Chapel Philadelphia, PA
August 22 Rockwood Music Hall New York, NY
August 24 The Basement Nashville, TN
* with Rasputina

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