01/14/14Posted in News by David Melamed

Dave Matthews Band 2014 Summer Tour Announced


Dave Matthews Band has announced a rather extensive summer tour for 2014, with 42 dates across the nation. Only, these shows aren't your typical Dave shows.

Billed as “A Very Special Evening with Dave Matthews Band,” each show will include a full set from Dave Matthews Band, followed by an acoustic performance with guitarists Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds. It's an idea geared towards intimacy, which Matthews explained in the following statement:

“I was talking to [drummer Carter Beauford] about how much I still like just sitting around playing music together. It’s how we started – in the basements of Carter’s and my mom’s houses. Our shows are loose, but we started thinking that maybe this summer we should make them looser and bring some of that feeling to the stage. It seems like the opposite of a safe plan, so why not?”

Dave Matthews Band has also mentioned that several special guests will be joining them on tour, including a three-day Dave Matthews Band Caravan at The Gorge in George, Washington. The Caravan stage will feature exclusive performances from guest artists, giving the whole scene a festival-y vibe. Tickets go on sale on February 7th. You can get the full list of DMB tour dates below:

Dave Matthews Band 2014 Tour Dates
05/16: Woodlands, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
05/17: Dallas, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion
05/21: Tulsa, OK – Bok Center
05/23: Pelham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
05/24: Atlanta, GA – Aaron’s Amphitheatre
05/30: Saratoga Springas, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
05/31: Saratoga Springas, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
06/06: Bangor, ME – Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion
06/07: Mansfield, MA – XFINITY Center
06/10: Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
06/11: Darien Center, NY – Darien Lakes Performing Arts Center
06/13: Camden, NJ – Susquehanna Bank Center
06/14: Camden, NJ – Susquehanna Bank Center
06/20: Noblesville, IN – Klipsch Music Center
06/21: Noblesville, IN – Klipsch Music Center
06/24: Toronto, ON – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
06/25: Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
06/27: Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom MUsic Center
06/28: Burgettstown, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
07/02: Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
07/04: Chicago, IL – FirstMerit Bank Pavilion
07/05: Chicago, IL – FirstMerit Bank Pavilion
07/09: Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
07/11: Hartford, CT – XFINITY Theatre
07/12: Hartford, CT – XFINITY Theatre
07/15: Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
07/16: Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
07/18: West Palm Beach, FL – Cruzan Amphitheatre
07/19: West Palm Beach, FL – Cruzan Amphitheatre
07/22: Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
07/23: Raleigh, NC – Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
07/25: Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
07/26: Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
08/22: Berkeley, CA – Greek Theatre
08/23: Berkeley, CA – Greek Theatre
08/24: Berkeley, CA – Greek Theatre
08/26: Bend, OR – Les Schwab Amphitheatre
08/29: George, WA – The Gorge Amphitheatre (Dave Matthews Band Caravan)
08/30: George, WA – The Gorge Amphitheatre (Dave Matthews Band Caravan)
08/31: George, WA – The Gorge Amphitheatre (Dave Matthews Band Caravan)
09/05: Chula Vista, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre
09/06: Irvine, CA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

-David Melamed (@DMelamz)


Related



Comments


San Fransico Giants Pitcher Spends $15,000 On Signed Grateful Dead Poster

While Bill Walton may be the most famous athlete/Deadhead, he certainly isn't the onl ...


Former Mars Volta Frontman & Deadhead Explains Why He Quit Smoking Weed After Spending $1K A Week

California native Cedric Bixler-Zavala, former frontman for Mars Volta and At ...


Prince Removes His Music From All But One Streaming Service

Prince has devoted his support exclusively to Tidal by removing his discography fr ...


Listen to Prince's Kickass New Song, 'HARDROCKLOVER'

The Purple One is back with a brand new track! After his most recent release, "Balti ...


100 Free Tickets To George Clinton & P-Funk and Lettuce Side Project, This Friday In NYC

This Friday, July 3rd, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic will be throwing it ...


Bill Walton Gets Major Airline To Tweet Grateful Dead Lyrics

Everyone's favorite NBA Deadhead Bill Walton got a major airline in the Grateful Dead ...


Free Webcasts Announced For Pink Talking Fish Are Dead Chicago Shows

Didn't get tickets to the three sold-out Pink Talking Fish Are Dead concerts in Chica ...


Grateful Dead's Soldier Field Setup Raises Questions For Some Ticket Holders

With the final three Grateful Dead 'Fare Thee Well' reunion concerts fast-approaching ...


Childhood Jerry Garcia Photos Highlight New Video Editing Contest

Aside from being a member of Strangefolk and the leader of Assembly of Dust, guitaris ...


Watch Peter Dinklage's Brother Jam With Rush At MSG

While Peter Dinklage is off befriending khaleesis in Mereen as Tyrion Lannister in Ga ...


Deadhead Had No Idea Bob Weir Was His Biological Brother

Before running away from home to join what would become the Grateful Dead at the ag ...


Dispatch Releases First New Track In Three Years, 'Bound By Love'

Ahead of their only 2015 concerts in North America, Dispatch has released their first ...


Journey Drummer Charged With Raping His Wife

Journey drummer Deen Castronovo's earlier domestic abuse charges have escalated to in ...


FOX News Says Kendrick Lamar Is Worse For African-Americans Than Racism

Rising hip hop icon Kendrick Lamar was lauded for his recent album, To Pimp A Butterf ...


Natalie Cressman's California Tour Kicks Off This Weekend

Trey Anastasio Band's Natalie Cressman will be kicking off a California run beginni ...


Grateful Dead's Security Flyer For Dealing With People On LSD Leaks

A security precaution regarding handling people who are on LSD at the Grateful Dead ...


Camp Bisco Adds Another Live Act To Lineup

Camp Bisco is fast approaching, and continuing to tack on to its massive 2015 lineup ...


The Complete Guide To Grateful Dead Chicago Pre- And Post-Parties

The final Grateful Dead "Fare Thee Well" reunion shows at Soldier Field in Chicago ...


20 Times Electric Forest Broke Down Boundaries To Unite Fans Of All Genres

Electric Forest is widely considered a festival favorite amongst fans, artists and m ...


L4LM Premiere: Slightly Stoopid's Soulful Alternate 'Rolling Stone' Remix Ft. Karl Denson

Today, June 30th, marks the release of Slightly Stoopid's eighth studio effort, Meanw ...


Catching the Break: Dispatch Is Bringing The Funky Dawgz Brass Band To MSG

“I just thought the energy The Funky Dawgz bring is really infectious.” - Pete Fr ...


Top 8 Highlights From Firefly Music Festival 2015

Firefly Music Festival’s fourth annual gathering took place in Dover, DE this past ...


The 100 Thoughts Of Someone Watching Labyrinth For The First Time

Somehow, in my 26 years of existence, I missed out one defining life experience: the ...


Video Playlist: Pink Talking Fish's Best Guest Appearances

We love them Pink Talking Fish! Not only does the band seamlessly blend the music of ...


L4LM Premiere: Late Night Radio Remixes Dynohunter

L4LM is pleased to present Late Night Radio's remix of DYNOHUNTER's hit tracks, "Soun ...


12 Photos From A Spectacular Night With Umphrey's McGee, Widespread Panic & Tauk

TAUK, Umphrey's McGee, and Widespread Panic put on an ultimate triple-billing at ...


Expect The Unexpected: The Legend of Col. Bruce Hampton

L4LM Editor Dave Melamed had the opportunity to sit down with the legendary Col. Bruc ...


All The Wonderfully Unique Characters You'll Encounter At Disc Jam

Another Disc Jam in the books. Headliners Pink Talking Fish, Dopapod, Twiddle and ...


Beautiful Pictures From The Huck Finn Jubilee Capture This Unique Bluegrass Paradise

For three nights, Ontario, CA was transformed into a bluegrass paradise as the annual ...


Louis Armstrong's Lasting Legacy: An Interview with Rebirth Brass Band, Antibalas, and Shannon Powell

With the upcoming Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World Festival set to take place this ...


Perceptions of a Door: Interview with Robby Krieger

Jim Morrison announced to his fans that he was going to "get my kicks before the whol ...


A Look At What Made Bonnaroo 2015 So Special

In its fourteen years, the Bonnaroo Music Festival has grown from a jam band based we ...


Five Amazing Things You Probably Missed At Bonnaroo

Bonnaroo's 2015 year is in the books. By now, you may have heard about all the major ...


David Crosby On New Music, Old Music, And The Grateful Dead

Writer Steve Houk had the unique opportunity to sit down with legendary rock icon Da ...



Instafeed



    L4LM Twitter