[UPDATE 12/10/22]: Neal Francis has added new tour dates to his 2023 schedule with support from indie pop singer-songwriter and fellow Chicagoan Carlile on select dates.

Following previously announced dates in January and February with support from Danielle Ponder and a newly added show in Aspen, CO on January 2nd featuring support from Dragondeer, the new dates will kick off in the Midwest in March with shows in Cleveland, OH (3/1); Grand Rapids, MI (3/11); Madison, WI (3/17); and St. Paul, MN (3/18), all featuring support from Carlile.

Though it’s not listed in the tour announcement, Francis will also make an appearance at WinterWonderGrass in Steamboat Springs, CO on March 4th. He will then head to his hometown of Chicago for a show at Thalia Hall with support from Valebol on March 25th, which has already sold out, and a second show—added due to demand—with support from Zella Day on the 26th.

Then in April, Francis will play in Birmingham, AL on the 22nd before wrapping the run with shows at Brooklyn Bowl Nashville on April 28th and Tipitina’s in New Orleans on May 6th.

Tickets for all of Neal Francis’s tour dates, including the newly announced spring 2023 shows, are on sale now.

Francis will close out 2022 with a New Year’s Eve celebration featuring Karina Rykman at Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom in Denver, CO. He recently released a new EP, Sentimental Garbage. For more information, including a full list of upcoming tour dates and tickets, visit his website.


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10/12/22: Neal Francis has announced a run of winter tour dates in late-January and early-February. Of the eight newly announced shows, seven will feature Danielle Ponder as support.

The newly announced dates will kick off at Headliners Music Hall in Louisville, KY on January 25th. Francis and company will then head to Mr. Smalls Theatre in Pittsburgh, PA on the 27th before traveling to Toronto, ON for a show at The Velvet Underground the following night (1/28). They will then return to the States on the 31st for a show at Baltimore, MD’s 8×10, and after two shows in North Carolina at Raleigh’s Lincoln Theatre (2/1) and Asheville’s Salvage Station (2/2), Danielle Ponder will open for the last time at Georgia Theatre in Athens on February 3rd. Francis is currently scheduled to close out the run the following night (2/3) at Charleston Pour House in Charleston, SC.

A pre-sale for Neal Francis’ newly announced tour dates is currently underway. Text NEALFRANCIS to 29147 to sign up for his text list and get the code (U.S. only). Toronto fans can get the pre-sale access code by signing up for his newsletter here. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, October 14th at 10 a.m. local time.

Neal Francis has a new EP, Sentimental Garbage, due out on November 18th via ATO Records. He is currently on tour supporting Marcus King. For a full list of upcoming shows and tickets, visit his website.

Neal Francis 2023 Tour Dates:

1/25 Louisville, KY – Headliners Music Hall*
1/27 Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls Theatre*
1/28 Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground*
1/31 Baltimore, MD – The 8×10*
2/1 Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theatre*
2/2 Asheville, NC – Salvage Station*
2/3 Athens, GA – Georgia Theatre*
2/4 Charleston, SC – Charleston Pour House
*with Danielle Ponder

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